2018

North Korean orchestra could be music to the ears of Olympic organizer

North Korean orchestra could be music to the ears of Olympic organizer

Published 15/01/2018

Choi Moon-soon, governor of Gangwon Province, speaks during an interview with Reuters in Seoul, South Korea January 15, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-JiSEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea [more…]

Curling: A stone’s throw, from Scottish island to Korean ice

Curling: A stone’s throw, from Scottish island to Korean ice

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Britain's skip Eve Muirhead delivers a stone during their women's curling bronze medal game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics in the Ice [more…]

Resilient Svindal back on form and gunning for gold

Resilient Svindal back on form and gunning for gold

Published 12/01/2018

When Aksel Lund Svindal discovered that he would have to undergo knee surgery for the second time in a year, his reaction was simply: "Here we go again". [more…]

Kenworthy proud to represent U.S., LGBT community in Pyeongchang

Kenworthy proud to represent U.S., LGBT community in Pyeongchang

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Silver medalist Gus Kenworthy of the U.S. celebrates during the medal ceremony of the men's freestyle skiing slopestyle finals at the 2014 Sochi [more…]

Olympics: Speelman keeps Pyeongchang dream alive

Olympics: Speelman keeps Pyeongchang dream alive

Published 21/12/2017

South African Alpine Skier Sive Speelman poses for a photograph at training venue in Randburg, near Johannesburg, South Africa, December 21, 2017. REUTERS/Siphiwe SibekoJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) [more…]

Korea`s gold medal hopes for Pyeongchang still on ice

Korea`s gold medal hopes for Pyeongchang still on ice

Published 24/02/2017

Short Track - Asian Winter Games - Women's 1000 m - Makomanai, Sapporo, Japan 22/02/17 - South Korea's Shim Suk-hee (L) and South Korea's Choi Min-jeong (R) in action during final. Picture taken on February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

South Korea invested heavily across the winter sports spectrum to boost its medal chances at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics but if the ongoing Winter Asiad is anything to go by, the cut-throat world of short track remains its best hope for gold next year.

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