Olympics

Who is Lindsey Jacobellis? Accomplished snowboarder earns long-awaited Olympic gold

Who is Lindsey Jacobellis? Accomplished snowboarder earns long-awaited Olympic gold

Lindsey Jacobellis finally stood atop an Olympic podium. On Wednesday, Jacobellis earned the gold medal in the women’s snowboardcross, further cementing her legacy as the greatest snowboardcross athlete in history.

继续阅读
Russia's Kamila Valieva becomes first woman to land quadruple jump in Olympic figure skating

Russia's Kamila Valieva becomes first woman to land quadruple jump in Olympic figure skating

Kamila Valieva made history at the 2022 Beijing Olympics on Sunday night. During the final event of the team competition, the women’s free skate, the 15-year-old Russian became the first woman to land a quadruple jump in the Olympics.

继续阅读
What is ROC in the Olympics? Here's why Team Russia is competing under that title in Beijing

What is ROC in the Olympics? Here's why Team Russia is competing under that title in Beijing

It’s usually pretty easy to identify which countries are competing at the Olympics. But during the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, many may ask exactly what ROC is. ROC is, essentially, the codename for Russia at the 2022 Winter Games.

继续阅读
Where are the Olympics in 2022? Locations, venues & more to know about Beijing Games

Where are the Olympics in 2022? Locations, venues & more to know about Beijing Games

Nearly 3,000 athletes representing over 90 countries will compete in Beijing, China, in the 2022 Winter Olympics. This will be the first time Beijing has hosted the Winter Olympics. Two nearby cities will also host athletes for outdoor sports, while Beijing will solely host the indoor ice sports.

继续阅读
Why NHL players aren't going to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing

Why NHL players aren't going to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing

Concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic — along with a wave of shutdowns across the league — has forced the NHL to prohibit its players from leaving for the 2022 Winter Olympics.

继续阅读