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Olympic organisers accused of putting riders’ safety at risk in high winds

Winter Olympics organisers has now come under pressure after 30 mph crosswinds switched the womens slopestyle final into a lottery Winter Olympics 2018 Olympic organisers accused of putting riders’ safety at risk in high winds Slopestyle finalists enunciate conditions were’ dangerous’ and a’ lottery’ FIS holds weather was within borders to safely stage the incident … Read More

It was exclusively a matter of season before the Olympics was dragged into the immigration conversation

( CNN) Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin set the hot-button political issue of immigration into the Winter Competition when telling the story of Chloe Kim, the teen phenom who triumphed a golden honourin the women’s halfpipe. Jong Jin Kim didn’t have a college degree, spoke little English and had nothing but a Korean-English dictionary and $300 … Read More

Shaun White feels Olympic redemption isn’t so easy with # MeToo

Past harassment charges cultivated up after the American won his third Olympic gold. And such questions can no longer be touched off by athletes Winter Olympics 2018 Shaun White acquisitions Olympic redemption isn’t so easy with # MeToo Past harassment charges cropped up after the American acquired his third Olympic gold. And such questions can … Read More

Smartphones are devastating skills and awareness, affirms England rugby tutor

Vision specialist Sherylle Calder, who has been hired to work with the England squad, says there has been a decline in skills and capacity across different sports in the past five years Sportsmen and women who spend half “peoples lives” glued to their smartphones should look away now. Harmonizing to the expert hired to improve … Read More

Chloe Kim: America’s 17 -year-old snowboarding sensation

( CNN) She’s precisely 17 years old, half the age of some of her teammates, but snowboarder Chloe Kim isn’t at the Winter Olympics precisely to make up the numbers. When she was 15, Kim became the first female snowboarder in biography to land back-to-back 1080 position revolves in rivalry, at the US Snowboarding Grand … Read More

David Wise overcomes shattered binding to fix US 1-2 in ski halfpipe

USAs David Wise successfully represented his Olympic halfpipe title, violating through on his final run to give the United States gold Not even faulty equipment could obstruct David Wise from defending his Olympic title in Thursday’s men’s ski halfpipe. The American surmount falls on his first two flows due to issues with his ski binding … Read More

HTAG 2 TT”People take it all too seriously, ” Barber told Daily Mail. “[ t] hey have such an preoccupation with celebrities, the rich, the privileged and all these life-style blogger but hitherto the personalities think they are doing ordinary acts. Kim Kardashian posing in a heap of clay; who does that in real life? “HETAG 2 TT DTAG 4 TT HTAG 3 TTSince Barber started developing her celebrity photo parodies, she’s amassed quite the following — and it’s not hard to see why. Check out some of her best and funniest lampoon constitutes below.HETAG 3 TT DTAG 5 TT DTAG 6 TT DTAG 7 TT DTAG 8 TT DTAG 9 TT DTAG 10 TT DTAG 11 TT DTAG 12 TT DTAG 13 TT DTAG 14 TT DTAG 15 TT Winter Olympics: collisions and misses from the Pyeongchang Activity

With the 2018 Competition behind us, here is a look at some of the highs and lows of South Koreas Winter Olympics Hit: North Korea’s cheerleaders North Korea sent more synchronised cheerleaders than athletes to Pyeongchang, and everywhere they led the status of women were constantly photographed and heartened. For many South Koreans it was … Read More

Simi Adeagbo: ‘In life, as in the skeleton, you were supposed to take the hits’

( CNN) She stroked a sled for the first time in September 2017. By January 2018, she had is eligible for the Winter Olympics. The last-place few months have been a “whirlwind” for the 36 -year-old Nigerian, but her neighbourhood at PyeongChang 2018 is the fruit of a “lifelong dream.” “I felt I would be … Read More

Teenage snowboarder Red Gerard triumphs first Team USA gold medal

( CNN) Teenager Red Gerard plucked off a startle prevail in the men’s slopestyle snowboarding to declaration the first golden medal for Team USA at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. The 17 -year-old crashed on both of his first two ranges amid high winds at Pheonix Park, but pulled off a stunning final struggle that no … Read More

Champagne on ice: the mystery and myths behind Dutch skating success

Dutch devotees take a pleasure in efforts to make sense of their predominance, especially the frozen-canals theory Winter Olympics 2018 Sportblog Champagne on ice: the whodunit and superstitions behind Dutch skating success Dutch devotees take a pleasure in attempts to make sense of their predominance, particularly the frozen-canals theory Andy Bull Tue 13 Feb 2018 … Read More

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