Wagner and Gold finish 5th and 6th to gain U.S. 3rd figure skating spot for 2014 Olympics By Philip Hersh, Chicago Tribune reporter LONDON, Ontario — They should have divided the women’s field at the World Championships into two flights, like a golf tournament. One for Yuna Kim, and one for everyone else because the … Read more →
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — South Korea began showing off its new snow sports mecca at the opening of the Special Olympics on Tuesday. Pyeongchang, the once-sleepy hamlet in the mountains east of the capital, will also host the 2018 Winter Olympics. But the arrival of 3,000 intellectually disabled athletes from around the world also … Read more →
It may seem like a long time from now, and it is, but there is already plenty of buzz surrounding the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea…
SEOUL, June 1 (Yonhap) — President Lee Myung-bak on Friday celebrated the groundbreaking for a high-speed railway running past the 2018 Winter Olympics host city of PyeongChang and to the northeastern coast, saying it is a key facility for the Games and will boost regional tourism. The new 120-kilometer tracks are designed for a maximum … Read more →
Hyeondae Makguksu in the mountain town of Pyeongchang (host of the 2018 Winter Olympics) specializes in the area’s buckwheat dishes.