Snowboarding crash: Shaun White lands on head during Olympic qualifier

And Shaun is down. A nasty crash at Mammoth Mountain in California, as snowboarder Shaun White runs into trouble during a qualifier for the US Olympic Slopestyle team. And Shaun is down. Man, he took a tough one right there. We have a great medical staff also to patrol out Continue Reading

Snowboarder vs Fitness YouTuber – Susana Yábar faces Olympic Training | Hitting the Wall

Hi, my name is Susana. I’m going to meet Alex. He won a bronze medal in 2014. My name’s Alex Deibold. We’re here in my hometown of Boulder, Colorado. I’m going to take Susana through a day in the life of my training. (HITTING THE WALL) Boardercross is a discipline Continue Reading

Yuna Kim’s Figure Skating Journey – Exclusive Interview | Athlete Profile

I am Yuna Kim, I’m a figure skater, and I represent the Republic of Korea. I started skating with my older sister during a school break, I was 6 years old. A coach suggested to my mother that I should to become a professional skater. So that is how I Continue Reading

Force of flight: BYU skating device measures impact of jumps and landings

When a figure skater lands a jump, she lands with about five to eight times her bodyweight in force. Those high magnitude forces are due to the fact that she’s moving really quickly. She’s landing from a height. She doesn’t have time to absorb those forces through the body, so Continue Reading