Skating

Gold medallist Ireen Wust of Netherlands hugs her coach after the women's 1,500 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)
February 12, 2018 - 9:11 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 11:10 p.m. The Netherlands' Ireen Wust has won her fifth Olympic gold medal, using a stirring last lap and crossing the line faster than Japan's Miho Takagi in the women's 1,500-meter speedskating event...
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Gabrielle Daleman of Canada reacts as her score is posted following her performance in the ladies single skating free skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
February 11, 2018 - 10:33 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Gold Canada. While the stars of Monday's Olympic free skates were a Russian and an American woman, Canada deep squad grabbed the team gold medal it so desperately sought. The top spot was clinched when Gabrielle Daleman finished third behind Russia's Alina Zagitova and...
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Red Gerard, of the United States, smiles after winning gold in the men's slopestyle final at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
February 11, 2018 - 11:24 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — A blustery morning wind had just about everyone scrambling in the men's slopestyle event. Except for Red Gerard, who kept his footing all the way to the podium. Kicking off the second day of full events at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the 17-year-old snowboarder won the...
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David Gleirscher of Austria celebrates his gold medal win during final heats of the men's luge competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
February 11, 2018 - 8:47 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 10:45 p.m. David Gleirscher may have struggled to make Austria's Olympic team, but he's now a men's luge gold medalist. Chris Mazdzer has given USA Luge its first men's singles medal, and the reign of Germany'...
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Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada react after performing in the team event pair skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP)
February 11, 2018 - 2:48 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Not even a record performance by Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva could put much of a crimp in Team Canada's pursuit of Olympic gold. Medvedeva's mesmerizing short program Sunday almost made everything else seem ordinary. Her 81.06 score broke her previous world...
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Nicole Schott, of Germany, performs in the ladies single figure skating short program in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
February 11, 2018 - 12:38 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Facing your first Sunday Funday of the Winter Olympics and wondering what to watch? Don't worry, we are here for you. (All times Eastern.) MEDAL EVENTS It aches the knees just to watch, but be sure to catch women's mogul skiing. The gold medal run will be at 8:10 a.m...
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Gold medalist Laura Dahlmeier, of Germany, looks at the target during the women's 7.5km biathlon sprint at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
February 10, 2018 - 10:13 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 12:00 a.m. So maybe Laura Dahlmeier isn't quite perfect after all. After the German biathlete won her first gold in what she deemed a "perfect race" — she hit all 10 targets with her rifle — the 24-year-old...
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Women's cross-country 7.5/7.5km skiathlon medalists from left Norway's Marit Bjoergen, silver, Sweden's Charlotte Kalla, gold, and Finland's Krista Parmakoski, bronze, pose during their medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
February 10, 2018 - 6:21 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Charlotte Kalla won the gold and Marit Bjoergen made Olympic history. In the first medal event of the Pyeongchang Games, Kalla won the women's 15-kilometer skiathlon by more than seven seconds on Saturday. "It feels very good to be ahead of Marit," the Swede said. "...
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Shani Davis of the United States trains during a speed skating training session prior to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/John Locher)
February 09, 2018 - 7:52 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Speedskater Shani Davis didn't attend the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Olympics after losing a coin flip to carry the U.S. flag and lead American athletes into the stadium. A U.S. Speedskating spokesman said Saturday that Davis originally planned to skip Friday...
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Members of the combined Koreas women's hockey team walk from the Kwandong Hockey Centre to the training center to practice prior to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
February 09, 2018 - 10:26 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 12:20 a.m. A united Korea stole the show at the opening ceremony, and a united Korean hockey team will be in the spotlight on Saturday at the Pyeongchang Olympics. North and South Korea marched together on...
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