Tag Archives: Winter Olympics

  • Sochi 2014 Olympic Medals Unveiled (Gallery)

    Sochi 2014 Olympic Medals Unveiled (Gallery)

    In less than one year, the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, will take place.  During the 22nd edition of the Winter Games, gold, silver and bronze medals will be handed out to competitors in 98 events across 15 different sports.  Athletes all over the world have been preparing for this marquee event for some […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 23rd) – Albertville ’92

    This Day In Sports History (February 23rd) – Albertville ’92

    It was on this day in 1992 that the closing ceremonies were held for the 16th Winter Olympic Games in Albertville, France.  The Germans took home the most medals with 26 (10 gold, 10 silver, 6 bronze) and their 10 gold’s were more that any other country.  This would be the final time that the […]

  • Picture of the Day: Om Nom Nom

    Picture of the Day: Om Nom Nom

    Figure skaters get marked up by the judges when they think outside the box and do moves that are creative and executed in a fashion that makes viewers go, “wow.”  So would this be considered thinking outside the “box,” and how exactly is it scored when a figure skater actually eats box on the ice? […]

  • 2010 Vancouver Olympic Medals Unveiled (Pics)

    2010 Vancouver Olympic Medals Unveiled (Pics)

    Until now, the only thing most of us had heard about the 2010 Winter Olympics was that the torch sort of looked like a joint.  Well, the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver are right around the corner, and the design for the medals that will be awarded for those Olympics have been released.  They very different […]