The freeriding legend sees snowboarding on the upswing again. As the founder and owner of Jones Snowboards, the American athlete also explains why he’s disappointed by large parts of the winter sports industry.
Peter Schröcksnadel, President of the Austrian Ski Association (ÖSV) talks about the Olympics in Asia, the development of skiing in Europe, and his idea of organizing slalom and giant slalom races on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings in the future.
In her home country Austria Anna Gasser has already had a sporting premiere this year. Now she can also call herself Olympic champion. After bad luck in slopestyle there was gold in big air. With a view to the sponsors, she was already at the forefront before the Winter Games.
The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang provide spectacular images and grinning winners. This also includes surprises such as Andreas Wellinger's victory in ski jumping from the normal hill or biathlete Arnd Peiffer's victory in the sprint. Here are the most beautiful impressions.
Freestyler Lisa Zimmermann inspires her fans - whether with her extraordinary freestyle tricks on skis or naked on Instagram. After an injury, however, the favourite does not get fit in time before the 2018 Olympics - and still causes a stir.