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Nordic ski jumpers take to snow-free slopes for summer competition in Park City

PARK CITY, UTAH – Nordic skiers took to the slopes Friday, and, even in the middle of summer, these athletes are conditioning for their winter sports. 258 more words


Oberstdorf: Skiflugschanze / Ski Jumping

The first time I have ever seen or heard about Ski Jumping was through German TV. It looked terrifying. The next thing I knew, I had ticket to watch it live in Oberstdorf. 184 more words


A Crazy Week

First off, let me just say that Germans seem to be way better at senior pranks than Americans. Germans go to school through July and because of this, my mom thought that it would be a good idea for us to attend school for those three weeks to help us make friends and learn German. 291 more words


New public art work designed to recall history of sports at Empire Stadium

The long history of sports and outdoor activities at the site of Empire Stadium in East Vancouver is being echoed in a public art work planned for the city’s newest park. 919 more words


How Sweet Was It When TOP GEAR Launched a Mini Off a Ski Jump...

The most popular TV show on earth has done just about everything that can be done in car….including a few winter-centric stunts.  This is by far my favorite. 24 more words