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5 Surefire Ways to Improve the Winter Olympics

By Bo LarkinFebruary 21, 2014
The 2014 Winter Olympics are almost over, and controversies involving orcas, stray dogs, yogurt, and contaminated water have taken a... More  →
5 Surefire Ways to Improve the Winter Olympics

The Nine Skier Ability Levels

By ShivaniFebruary 18, 2014
You would expect that relatively sane people would write off the idea of strapping two thin, moderately flexible pieces of wood to... More  →
The Nine Skier Ability Levels

Meet the Buttkickers From the U.S. Women's Ski Jumping Team!

By Janet ManleyJanuary 16, 2014
In just a few weeks in Sochi, Russia, female ski jumpers are going to go hooning through the air at the Winter Olympics... More  →
Meet the Buttkickers From the U.S. Women's Ski Jumping Team!

Skiing Versus Snowboarding: Which Is King of the Sliding Sports?

By Janet ManleyFebruary 1, 2013
You're going on a school trip or family vacay to the Rockies! BUT, should you rent a snowboard or skis? Is snowboarding... More  →
Skiing Versus Snowboarding: Which Is King of the Sliding Sports?

What Your Favorite Winter Sport Says About You

By Janet ManleyJanuary 18, 2013
As the Northern Hemisphere whines about the winter chill, some of you are out there sliding and schussing like you were born... More  →
What Your Favorite Winter Sport Says About You

The Illustrated Guide to Ice Skating

By kat_rosenfieldDecember 10, 2010
It's wintertime, and that means it's time for fun cold-weather activities! Lovely, fun-filled pastimes like sledding, skiing, riding, and stuffing handfuls of... More  →
The Illustrated Guide to Ice Skating

11 Things We Learned from the 2010 Winter Olympics

By Robert IsenbergMarch 1, 2010
We thought we knew everything there is to know about snowy activities: we can build snowmen, stand on our own two ice... More  →
11 Things We Learned from the 2010 Winter Olympics

Olympic Highlights, Part 5

By ContributorFebruary 26, 2010
Sparkler equestrienne10 is the next Bob Costas. (We mean that in a good way.) Here's part 5 of her Olympics... More  →
Olympic Highlights, Part 5