Carson Foster, the young US swimmer who broke Michael Phelps’ record | Heroes of the Future

My name is Carson Foster. I live in Cincinnati, Ohio, in the United States. I’m 16 years old and I practice swimming. My dream is to represent the United States at the Olympic Games. (CARSON IS ONE OF THE WORLD’S FASTEST YOUNG SWIMMERS) (HEROES OF THE FUTURE) (CINCINNATI, OH, UNITED Continue Reading

From Career Threatening Injury at 18 to Snowboard Olympic Champion at 22 | Against All Odds

Snowboard cross is a discipline which involves speed. Riders ready? Attention… A snowboard cross athlete needs to be physically strong. When you think these athletes are travelling at 70, 80, 90km an hour, they have to think fast. They must have immense mental speed when making decisions. It’s a sport Continue Reading

This smart Snowboard improves Balance and Speed | The Tech Race

Welcome to The Tech Race. New speeds, new heights. In snowboarding, agility and control are crucial to breaking the limits. (CONNECTED SNOWBOARDS) This new device helps snowboarders push their game to the next level. Until now we relied on perception to gauge how well they perform, but thanks to this Continue Reading

How This Paralympic Snowboarder Overcame Her Disability | Cosmopolitan

What I do want to be remembered for is somebody who made change and someone who blurred the lines between what’s possible and not possible. I grew up skiing and snowboarding and absolutely fell in love with snowboarding when I was 15 years old. Knew that it would be something Continue Reading

Snowboarding at PyeongChang 2018 – Team Canada // Snowboard à PyeongChang 2018 – Équipe Canada

Snowboarding is probably like 75% mental I would say, and only 25% physical. It’s a lot about overcoming your fears and kind of every time you think you’ve got it figured out it throws you other curveball. We do have a really strong team. They put down really good camps Continue Reading

First Pro Trans Athlete Faces A Crossroads After Coming Out Publicly | Identify

(IN 2016, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE RULED (THAT TRANSGENDER ATHLETES COULD COMPETE (WITHOUT UNDERGOING SURGERY.) (THIS POLICY MADE HISTORY IN THE SPORTS WORLD, WELCOMING (A NEW GENERATION OF ATHLETES INTO THE OLYMPIC FAMILY.) (HARRISON BROWNE IS THE FIRST PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE (IN TEAM SPORTS IN NORTH AMERICA (TO COME OUT PUBLICLY Continue Reading

The Genesis of Mikaela Shiffrin: U.S. Alpine Skier & Olympic Gold Medalist | NowThis

Mikaela Shiffrin is already one of the best skiers in history, and she’s only 22. Shiffrin’s family bounced around during her childhood. She was born in Colorado, moved to New Hampshire at the age of 8, and then returned to Colorado as a teen. She also attended middle school in Continue Reading

Watch Snowboarder Chloe Kim Win 2017 Burton Women’s Open Halfpipe Tournament | Features | Refinery29

We’ve called her the future. She’s really the now of competitive snowboarding. Chloe Kim, the Golden One. Last time around when they were picking the U.S. Olympic team, she would have qualified based on points but she was in fact too young to compete in the olympics. Don’t you hate Continue Reading

1998 Olympic Gold Medalist Tara Lipinski Previews Olympic Figure Skating | TODAY

Shaun White GOLD Snowboarding – 2018 Winter Olympics Pyeongchang @Amy Moncure

We are front and center today getting ready for men’s snowboard halfpipe qualification. It really doesn’t get any better than this. Shaun White. We’re ready for you. USA! USA! USA! Shaun. We’re ready for you. That’s huge Nice! That was a good run. Way to go, Shaun! USA! USA! USA! Continue Reading