How Snowboarding Conquered The Winter Olympics | Burning Questions

It might be one of the most popular Winter Olympic sports around, attracting throngs of cowbell-ringing fans everywhere it goes. But did you know that snowboarding was actually banned by most ski resorts until the 1980s? All right. Chill out, mate. Chill out. It’s a ski resort. Oh… So how did snowboarding go from the […]

Can a Finnish Olympic ice hockey legend change this Chinese team’s fortune? | The Z Team

Hey! Hennessy! Yeah, yeah, yeah! Shoot the puck! Ice hockey is a fast-growing sport in China with new teams springing up all over the capital. But the Huijia Green Dragons, the most recent addition to the Beijing Junior Ice Hockey League, are a team in trouble. Right, come on! Crack coach Jiri Novak’s been drafted […]

Jamie Nicholls gives you full access to the Snowboard events at PyeongChang 2018 | Winter Tales

The Olympics is the dream. Such an honour to represent your country on one of the biggest sporting events in the world. If you’re not looking at your television, now’s the time. 3½ on that one. A true definition of happiness, of friendship, of honour. When you come to the Olympics and see all the […]

Behind the Scenes at the PyeongChang 2018 Ice Hockey Tournament w/ the Swiss Team | Winter Tales

The Olympics is the dream. If you’re not looking at your television, now’s the time. A true definition of happiness, of friendship, of honor. It doesn’t happen to all athletes in the world. GANGNEUNG HOCKEY CENTRE All eyes are watching PyeongChang right now. You don’t wanna be out there and just let it go by. […]

From Career Threatening Injury at 18 to Snowboard Olympic Champion at 22 | Against All Odds

Snowboard cross isn’t just a sport for me. It’s much more. It’s my life. The Olympic final is go. Look at that, Michela Moioli’s made great progress. Oh, the edge is touched. What happened to Michela Moioli on that last jump? But that wasn’t the end. For me it was just the beginning. OLYMPIC CHANNEL […]

Russia’s most successful gymnast, Svetlana Khorkina’s legend lives on | Legends Live On

She’s a sports legend. She’s a gymnastics legend throughout the world. I paved the way for gymnastics in the 21st century and for the great gymnasts. To stay ten years at this level is something unique. And she has this charisma, a certain attitude that makes you notice her. I’d have a one-on-one discussion with […]

Novak Djokovic vs. Tennis Machine

Hi there. Hello. Alright. I‘m Jeff. I‘m the chief engineer. This is Lars. I‘m Lars. I‘m the assembly operator. Novak got in touch with me about three months ago. He said he had this idea. Instantly we got bit scared, didn‘t we. Because he comes up with these random ideas. But I gotta say, I‘m […]

Shaun White: The Guy who Raised the Bar in Snowboarding | Legends Live On

To be a legend in a sport you have to change it. You force the rest of the sport to become better because you exist. He’s just an incredible athlete and amazing competitor. I’ve done more in business and in life and these things than I ever have after winning the Olympics. There is that […]

Snowboard Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

PyeongChang 2018. Stories To Watch. Snowboard. The genesis of modern snowboarding began in 1965 when a Michigan engineer invented a toy for his daughters by fastening two skis together and attaching a rope to one end. He later patented the invention, sold half a million Snurfers and organised the first snurfing competition in 1968. Over […]