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2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Drammen, Norway: Men’s & Women’s Sprint C

For the first time since the Sochi Olympics, Norwegian Cross-Country skiing fans will have a chance to cheer on their national heroes as both sprint gold medalist from Sochi Ola Vigen Hattestad and Maiken Caspersen Falla will start in Drammen.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Toblach, Italy: Men’s & Women’s Sprint F

Toblach is called a “door to the Dolomites” thanks to the breath-taking views of Three Peaks. The Nordic Arena in Toblach is reports perfect snow conditions, perfectly groomed courses & is ready to welcome World’s best Cross-Country skiing athletes.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Szklarska Poreba, Poland: Men’s & Women’s Sprint F

The best of the best cross country skiers, such as Justyna Kowalczyk, Therese Johaug, Charlotte Kalla and others, come together in Szklarska Poreba (Poland) for the 2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup.

2013 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Asiago: Kowalczyk wins Women’s Sprint

Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) won with a time of 3:14.03, beating 2nd place Anne Kylloenen (FIN) by 1.35 seconds. Kowalczykis is a double world champion and also an olympic champion.

2013 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Davos: Bjoergen wins Women’s Sprint

Just one day after winning the 15km, Marit Bjoergen (NOR) took another win today in the 1.5km Sprint after she beat Kikkan Randall (USA) in a photo finish. Randall leads the WC Sprint standings but Bjoergen leads the overall WC standings.

2013 Winter Games: Cross Country Skiing: Women’s Sprint: Kowalczyk wins

Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) finished with a winning time of 3:27.25, beating 2nd place Anastazia Kuzmina (SVK) by 2.41 seconds. Kowalczyk took silver in the Individual sprint at the 2010 Olympics.

2013 Orienteering World Championship: Women’s Sprints: Niggli wins

In the women’s sprints, 3.4 km, Simone Niggli (SUI) gets her 7th title (2003-2005, 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013), beating Annika Billstam (SWE) by 8.1 seconds.

FIS Cross Country World Cup: Stockholm: Men’s & Women’s Sprint C

For tenth time in history, the FIS World Cup sprint competition will take place around the Royal Palace in Stockholm.

2013 FIS World Cup Cross Country Skiing: Drammen, Women’s Sprints: Kowalczyk wins

From start to finish World Cup winner Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) held off the Norwegians for the win by .90 seconds. Sprint World Cup winner Kikkan Randall (USA) finished 5th.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Drammen: Men’s & Women’s Sprint C

The course starts at the Market place, City center of Drammen. It rises up the lawns around the Bragernes Cathedral, descends between the historic City Hall and the old Fire Station, through the Market place, around the fountain and statue commemorating Saint Hallvard, where it climbs to the finish line in front of the Cathedral stairway.

2013 UCI Track Cycling World Champiopnship: Women’s Sprint : Rebecca James wins

Rebecca James (GBR) took Bronze in the Time Trial and Bronze in the Team Sprint, but it’s Gold in the Individual Sprints, over Kristina Vogel (GER) who won gold in the Team.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Sochi: Women’s Sprint Final: American Kikkan Randall wins

Racing bid number 2, Kikkan Randall (USA) finished with a time of 2:44.03, beating 2nd place Aurore Jean (FRA) by .52. Randall has been on the podium 3 times in her previous 3 sprint events.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Tour de Ski: Men’s + Women’s Sprint F (REPLAY)

The seventh edition of Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance will take place from December 29, 2012 until January 6, 2013. (Full event replay)

2012 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Canmore: Men’s + Women’s Sprint F

The Alberta World Cup (December 13, 15 and 16) promises to provide first class entertainment for spectators at the event – in part because of a number of enhancements introduced for this year’s event.

2012 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Sprint Québec: Men’s + Women’s Sprint F

Designed with television very much in mind, Sprint Québec will wow crowds gathered in front of the National Assembly by the thousand, eager to see 150 athletes from close to 20 countries in action.

2014 Track Cycling World Championship: Germany wins Women’s Team Sprint

For the third straight year Kristina Vogel and Miriam Welte win the Women’s Team Sprint championship for Germany.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Nove Mesto, Czech Republic: Women’s & Men’s Team Sprint C

Skis appeared in the neighborhood of Nove Mesto na Morave as early as in 1890, when game-warden Rudolf Gabessam from Frysava village rode the first pair. Gabessam soon found a number of enthusiastic followers.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Nove Mesto, Czech Republic: Women’s & Men’s Sprint F

Skis appeared in the neighborhood of Nove Mesto na Morave as early as in 1890, when game-warden Rudolf Gabessam from Frysava village rode the first pair. Gabessam soon found a number of enthusiastic followers.

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships: Val di Fiemme: Women’s Team Sprints: Team USA interview

Kikkan Randall and Jessica Diggins talk about overcoming adversity after losing a ski pole on a climb and giving the USA their first world championship gold medal in cross country skiing.

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships: Val di Fiemme: Women’s Team Sprints: Team USA gets historic win

Kikkan Randall and teammate Jessica Diggins finished with a time of 20:24.44. This win marks the USA’s first world championship gold medal in cross country skiing.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Sochi: Women’s Team Sprints: FIN interview

Mona-Lisa Malvalehto and teammate Anne Kylloenen break down the tactics they used to keep their stamina throughout the race.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Sochi: Women’s Team Sprints: FIN wins

Mona-Lisa Malvalehto and teammate Anne Kylloenen (FIN) finished with a final time of 17:06.95, beating team Russia by 5.52. Malvalehto won the sprint WC event last month at Liberec.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Sochi: Women’s & Men’s Team Sprint F

Sochi, the venue of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, is on the shores of the Black Sea, next to the Caucasus mountains in Russia.

2012-2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Sochi: Women’s & Men’s Sprint F

Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Complex is located on the crest and slopes of the Psekhako Ridge, within 6.5-10 km to the North-East of Krasnaya Polyana.

Universal Sports Reviews Speed Skating Sprint Championship: Day 1: Women’s 1000m

Universal Sports’ Shellene Cockrell and Allison Baver discuss the top three finishes of the women’s 1000m.

Universal Sports reviews Speed Skating Sprint Championship: Day 1: Women’s 500m

Universal Sports’ Shellene Cockrell and Allison Baver discuss the top three finishes of the women’s 500m.

FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Team Sprint 2×7.5 & Women’s & Men’s Team Sprint F (REPLAY)

In 2010, the biggest of the old hills at Chaux-Neuve (FRA) was restructured and transformed into a modern HS118 hill. It was officially inaugurated during a Nordic Combined World Cup in 2011. (Full event replay)

FIS Cross Country World Cup: Liberec: Women’s & Men’s Sprint C (REPLAY)

In 2009, Liberec hosted the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships. There are two basic areas of 3.75km long can be shortened to 3.3 and 2.5km, combining these two circuits of 5km and 7.5km. (Full event replay)

2012 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Sprint Québec: Men’s + Women’s Team Sprint F

Designed with television very much in mind, Sprint Québec will wow crowds gathered in front of the National Assembly by the thousand, eager to see 150 athletes from close to 20 countries in action.

USA Triathlon Super Sprint on Universal Sports

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Men’s and women’s race coverage from the Las Vegas stop of the elite 2014 USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series will be televised on Universal Sports Network on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 8 p.m., showcasing a unique triathlon format on the rise in the U.S. A 60-minute national broadcast of the Super […]

Justin Gatlin Wins Sprint Double to Extend Undefeated Run

BRUSSELS, Sept 5 (Reuters) – American Justin Gatlin proved on Friday he is the speed king for 2014 with a sprint double victory at the Diamond League finals in Brussels to put him firmly on course to complete the year without defeat. Gatlin, unbeaten in 16 races coming into the finals in Brussels, set a […]

Sprint king Adrian unafraid of Phelps

Photo Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – As the reigning Olympic champion in the 100 meters freestyle, Nathan Adrian knows what it is like to hunt and be hunted in the water. Two years ago, at the London Olympics, the American was chasing Australia’s world champion James Magnussen for the gold medal in swimming’s blue-riband […]

2014 Youth Olympics: Women’s Triathlon: Brittany Dutton wins

Women’s Sprint Triathlon, Brittany Dutton (AUS) claims gold by 37 seconds over Stephanie Jenks (USA) who took Silver.

USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series To Make Las Vegas Stop

Gwen Jorgensen (Janos Schmidt/ITU) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Triathlon, in conjunction with KANGA Productions, is pleased to announce the 2014 USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series will return to the Las Vegas Convention Center on Thursday, Sept. 11. The event, officially designated as the 2014 USA Triathlon Elite Sprint National Championships, will offer $70,000 in […]

American Sprinter Justin Gatlin Continues Winning Streak At Diamond League Rome

Men’s 100m: Justin Gatlin looked dominant, winning the 100m in 9.91 seconds on June 5 at the IAAF Diamond League from Rome. He has not lost a race in 2014 after collecting wins in Tokyo (10.02 into a -3.5 m/s headwind), Shanghai (9.92), Beijing (9.87) and Eugene (wind-assisted 9.76). Gatlin scored his third win in Rome after winning […]

2014 Cross Country Skiing World Cup: Sprint Finals: Winners

Kikkan Randall (USA) for the third straight years wins the Women’s Sprint Globe as Ola Vigen Hattestad (NOR) wins his first men’s title. Meanwhile Marit Bjoergen (NOR) and Teodor Peterson won the final races of the season.

2014 Track Cycling World Championship: Vogel wins Women’s Keirin

2014, Cali, Colombia, UCI Track Cycling World Championship, Kristina Vogel (GER) adds a third gold for this World Championship after winning the Women’s Keirin. She won gold for Team and Individual Sprint as well.

2014 UCI Track Cycling world Cup: Guadalajara: Max Success Pro wins Sprint

Junhong Lin and Tianshi Zhong (CHN) riding for Max Success Pro Cycling get the Women’s Team Sprint win over Russia in the last race of the season

2013 FIBT Skeleton World Cup: Lake Placid, New York: Women’s Sketeton Heat 2

On the weekend of December 13-15, 2013 the world’s elite cross-country skiers will be in Davos at the start! In the FIS Calendar are distance and sprint races on the program. All races will be run in free technique.

2013 Track Cycling World Cup: Manchester: Brown wins Women’s Point

Laura Brown (CAN) gets a lap on the field and scores enough sprint points to get the first win of the season.

2013 Orienteering World Championship: Women’s Long Distance: Niggli wins

In the Women’s Long Distance, 13.9km, Simone Niggli (SUI) is now two for two in the championships, winning the sprint and the long classic race. Beating Tove Alexandersson (SWE) by two minutes and 59 seconds. This is Niggli’s 8th title (2001, 2003,

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships: Val di Fiemme: Women’s 15km Skiathlon: Bjoergen wins another title

It was a clean sweep for Norway as they locked up the top 4 spots in the race with Marit Bjoergen (NOR) leading the pack. Marit also picked up gold in the individual sprint competition.

2013 IBU Biathlon World Championships: Nove Mesto: Women’s Mass Start & Men’s Mass Start

The 46th Biathlon World Championships will be held in Nové Město na Moravě, Czech Republic. There will be a total of 11 competitions: sprint, pursuit, individual, mass start and relay races for both men and women, and a mixed relay.

2013 Speed Skating Sprint Championship: Day 2: Richardson wins

Heather Richardson becomes the first American women’s winner since 2005, winning the 1000m on day two as well by .09 seconds.

2013 Speed Skating Sprint Championship: Day 2: Kodaira crashes

Nao Kodaira (JPN) crashes out on day two of the women’s 1000m, luckily she skates away.

2013 Speed Skating Sprint Championship: Day 2: Jenny Wolf Crashes

The German powerhouse Jenny Wolf losing her footing in the Women’s 1000m and slams into the wall hard, though luckily she skates away.

2013 Speed Skating Sprint Championship: Day 1: Yu wins 500m

Jing Yu (CHN) looks good to defend her title, winning the Women’s 500m by .07 seconds, at 37.21.

2012 Women’s Bobsled World Cup: La Plagne: Lolo Jones gets 8th

Olympic Sprinter Lolo Jones, along with driver Jazmine Fenlator (USA III), finished with a time of 2:04.1, landing all 3 USA sleds in the top 10. USA I and II finished in 2nd and 3rd.

Olympic sprinters picked in U.S. bobsled team

This Oct. 5, 2012 file photo shows Lolo Jones competing in the U.S. women’s bobsled push championships n Lake Placid, N.Y. Jones says she’s still planning to compete in hurdles at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Only now, a trip to the 2014 Sochi Games may come first. Jones was one of 24 athletes […]

Brilliant Bolt scorches to sprint gold

Usain Bolt (JAM) in lane seven enroute to winning the men’s 100m final during the 2012 London Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium. From left, Usain Bolt (JAM), Justin Gatlin (USA), Yohan Blake (JAM) By Mitch Phillips LONDON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – Usain Bolt achieved his aim of becoming a sporting legend on Sunday as he […]

Blake beats Bolt again to secure Jamaican sprint double

Sprinter Yohan Blake, far right, crosses the finish line ahead of world-record holder Usain Bolt, second from left, Nickel Ashmeade, center, Warren Weir, left, and Jason Young to win the 200m final at Jamaica’s Olympic trials in Kingston, Jamaica, Sunday, July 1, 2012. Blake edged Bolt by 0.03 finishing in 19.80 seconds. (AP Photo/Collin Reid) […]

Richards-Ross sets pace in women’s 200 semi-finals

Sanya Richards-Ross (C) finishes in the women’s 200 meters qualifying at the U.S. Olympic athletics trials in Eugene, Oregon June 28, 2012. (REUTERS/Steve Dipaola) By Gene Cherry EUGENE, Oregon, June 29 (Reuters) – Sanya Richards-Ross sprinted to the year’s second fastest time as she won her women’s 200 meters semi-final at the U.S. Olympic athletics […]

Coin toss or run-off may decide women’s 100m place

U.S. sprinter Allyson Felix puts her arm around Jeneba Tarmoh after the two runners tied for third place in the women’s 100m race at the U.S. Olympic athletics trials in Eugene, Oregon Saturday June 23, 2012. Athletics officials should wait until Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh compete in the 200 meters trials before they make […]

2012 USA Olympic Track and Field Trials: 100m Sprint reviews by Ato Boldon

Tom Hammond and Ato Boldon go over the Women’s heats, and review the upcoming Men’s races.

Sprints set to dominate U.S athletics trials

FILE – This June 2, 2012 file photo shows United States’ Justin Gatlin winning the 100-meter event at the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. Now 30 and eight years removed from his last Olympic trials, Gatlin’s all business as he steps to the line this weekend. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File) By Gene […]

 
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