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olympics

German Figure Skater Somehow Decided to Skate to 'Schindler's List' Song

And Nicole Schott wasn't even the first German figure skater to do a routine to a song from the film.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.23.18
BrOlympics

Live from PyeongChang 2018, it's Human Snowboarding

Norwegian Olympic snowboarder Stale Sandbech rode down the mountain on Canadian Olympic snowboarder Tyler Nicholson's back.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.22.18
olympics

Jessie Diggins and Kikkan Randall Win Gold, Announcers Lose Their Shit

The pair won the women's team sprint freestyle at PyeongChang 2018, the first gold medal ever in cross country for the United States.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.21.18
olympics

Adam Rippon On Winter Olympics Performance: 'I Can't Explain Witchcraft'

Rippon has stolen the show at PyeongChang 2018—on the ice, and off it.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.16.18
olympics

Austrian Snowboarder Markus Schairer Breaks Neck, Still Finishes Race

Schairer took a vicious fall, landing directly on his back and sustained a break to his fifth cervical vertebra.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.15.18
olympics

U.S. Skaters Saw Florida Shooting Before Routine, Dedicate Program to Victims

News of the Stoneman Douglas shooting played in the warm-up room before their run, and Alexa Scimeca Knierim and Chris Knierim wanted to honor the 17 victims.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.15.18
pyeongchang

North Korea to Send "Army of Beauties" to PyeongChang 2018 Olympics

With his own deployable, state-sponsored beauty pageant, Kim Jong-un is truly the Trump of North Korea.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.19.18
Winter Olympics

After Doubts, Trump Admin Confirms U.S. Will Attend Winter Olympics

Due to the escalating tension between the United States and North Korea, it was an "open question" whether the U.S. would attend, but it's official: we're going.
Sean Newell
12.7.17
2018 olympics

Russia Banned from 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea

As a penalty for a systemic doping scheme, the Russian flag will not fly and the national anthem will not be played in Pyeongchang next February.
Sean Newell
12.5.17
olympics

With Nine Months to Go, PyeongChang Winter Olympics Faces Possible Room Shortage

The 2018 Winter Olympics bid promised a compact Games, but a lack of accomodations may force fans to stay far and wide.
Aaron Gordon
4.26.17