Slopestyle, parrallel slalom, ski jumping and halfpipe added to Winter Olympic Games 2014

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Additional Disciplines for Winter Olympics

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The 2014 Winter Olympic Games will be held in Sochi, Russia. Additional disciplines have been added to the games, and have been welcomed by athletes, giving them more freedom as to the events that they can qualify in. Now snowboard slopestyle, parallel slalom snowboarding and slopestyle skiing events will also be allowed, and the International Olympic Committee has also made the decision to allow women’s ski jumping and halfpipe skiing into the next Winter Olympic Games.

Furano Ski Festival 2010

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The Furano Ski Festival 2010, will be hosted by the Furano Ski Resort on the 30th and 31st of January 2010, and offers skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts two days of winter sport fun. There are a variety of ski jump competitions for participants to challenge themselves in, and spectators will be just as thrilled by […]

Nordic

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The term ‘Nordic Skiing’ can refer to cross country skiing, ski jumping or a combination of the two. Most commonly it is used to refer to cross country skiing which is a very popular sport and is even classified as an winter Olympic sport. Each year the Nordic skiing World Championships is the event that […]