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Curling Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Curling Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – Stories To Watch. Curling. Curling appeared at the Olympics in 1924. After that it dipped on and off as a demonstration sport mainly, but did not become an Olympic regular again till 1998. The game itself rewards good concentration, steady nerves and team strategy, with one person sliding the rock and one …

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UFC 246 Countdown: McGregor vs Cowboy

UFC 246 Countdown: McGregor vs Cowboy

>>Narrator: As the story so often goes in professional sports, a young man is cast into fame and fortune.>>Commentator: I’ve never seen anything like this.>>Commentator #2: Extreme scenes!>>Narrator: Set to face the temptations that come with newfound notoriety.>>Hey!>>Welcome to the UFC, man.>>Yeah, thank you very much.>>Narrator: Unaware of how such profound achievements can change him. …

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Freestyle Skiing Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Freestyle Skiing Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

(PYEONGCHANG 2018 STORIES TO WATCH) (FREESTYLE SKIING) Freestyle skiing made its debut as a medal sport at the 1992 Olympics in Albertville, with moguls. Aerials became a medal event in 1994, followed by ski cross in 2010, then half-pipe and slopestyle events in 2014. The events reflect the Olympic push towards more modern events with …

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Biathlon Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Biathlon Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

(PYEONGCHANG 2018 STORIES TO WATCH) (BIATHLON) A mix of cross-country skiing and rifle shooting, biathlon was first contested at the Olympics in 1960. It was and still is a test of contrary mandates – speed the legs and heart through the aerobic demands of skiing and pause to slow the heart rate sufficiently to fire …

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Luge Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Luge Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

PyeongChang 2018: Stories To Watch. Luge. The sport of luge got its Olympic start at Innsbruck 1964. Since that time, only five countries have ever won a gold medal in luge. That’s 43 events, total. More on that in a moment. So, what are the events? At the Games of 2018 you will see the …

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Cross Country Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Cross Country Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – stories to watch. Cross-country skiing. Cross-country skiing was part of the inaugural Olympic Winter Games in Chamonix, 1924. Its epic contests of stamina leave enduring images of beards draped in growing icicles and sinewy limbs growing more rubbery as they hum through the elements and biting fatigue. (EVENTS AT PYEONGCHANG 2018) In …

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Speed Skating Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Speed Skating Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – stories to watch. Speed skating. Speed skating is thought to have originated in Scandinavia where natives strapped bones to their shoes so they could glide faster along frozen canals and rivers. The sport has been a part of every Winter Olympics since 1924. In Pyeongchang, competition will include the 500m for both …