Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics Winter’ Category

Norway rejects 2022 bid for Winter Olympics

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
Lillehammer 1994

Norway's ruling government party has voted against Oslo's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics. That would leave just two cities in the race: Beijing and Almaty, Kazazhstan.

Christine Nesbitt may skip speed skating season

Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Christine Nesbitt

Olympic champion speedskater Christine Nesbitt is delaying her racing season and may not race at all this winter. Nesbitt won the 1,000 metres at the 2010 Winter Olympics and set a world record in the distance two years later.