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Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics add seven new events

OlympicTalk (blog) - 18 Jul 2018
The IOC had a “long discussion” about adding a women's event in Nordic combined, the only sport without a women's event in the Winter Games, IOC sports director Kit McConnell said. “Nordic combined, and ...
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LGBTQ Women To Watch Out For In The 2018 Games

NPR - 18 Feb 2018
That's an accomplishment, after the 2014 Sochi Winter Games saw the arrests of 4 LGBTQ rights activists. "To put it mildly, the Russian government is not friendly to gay and transgender people," wrote NPR's Barbara King during the games. Openly gay ...
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Latvia to help Sweden with 2026 Winter Olympic bid

The Local Sweden - 13 Jun 2018
The cooperation between Sweden and Latvia is made possible by the International Olympic Committee's Agenda-2020 that was drawn up as a template to avoid excessive overspending in the wake of the wasteful 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. The Sigulda track ...
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Winter Olympics 2018: Guide to skeleton

BBC Sport - 23 Jan 2018
Competitors - known as sliders - hurtle headfirst down the ice course on a sled little bigger than a tea-tray. The fastest combined time of each slider's four runs decides the winner. The athletes use their upper bodies to steer, twisting their head ...
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11 Winter Olympic Sports You Probably Haven't Heard Of

HuffPost - 15 Feb 2018
Looking back at discontinued events and demonstration sports throughout Winter Olympics history, there are even more. (Demonstration sports are showcases for promotional purposes. They're generally under consideration for inclusion in the regular ...

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