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Olympics: Ski Jumping-Ladies' Normal Hill Individual Official Training

Ski jumping 101: Scoring

A ski jumper earns style points on a scale of 0 to 20 from five judges, and the highest and lowest scores are eliminated.

Olympics: Ski Jumping-Men's Large Hill Official Training

Ski jumping 101: Glossary

Inrun The portion of the jump during which the athlete travels down the ramp. K Point The distance from the takeoff that is equivalent to th…

Olympics: Ski Jumping-Men's Normal Hill

Ski jumping 101: Parts of the jump

There are three men’s events: the normal hill, the large hill and the team event. There is one women’s event, contested on the normal hill.

Olympics: Ski Jumping-Men's Team

Ski jumping 101: Competition

In both individual men’s events, the normal hill and the large hill, there are two training sessions and a qualification round prior to the …

PyeongChang 2018 Olympic venue

Ski jumping 101: Venue

Ski jumping at the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics will take place at the Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre.

Olympics: Nordic Combined-Individual Gundersen 10 km Training

Nordic combined 101: Equipment

The equipment needed for nordic combined – as the name would suggest – uses both the equipment for ski jumping and the equipment for cross-c…

PyeongChang 2018 Olympic venue

Nordic combined 101: Venue

Nordic combined’s ski jumping competition at the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics will take place at the Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre. The venue was…

Olympics: Nordic Combined-Team Gundersen LH / 4x5 km

Nordic combined 101: Competition

Each of the Nordic combined events consist of a ski jumping competition followed by a cross-country skiing competition.

Louie Vito at the Copper Grand Prix

Snowboarding 101: Equipment

Snowboards The boards used in freestyle events (halfpipe, slopestyle, big air) are short to allow for tricks, wide to increase balance, and …