In a sudden move, Nana Takagi overtook a Dutch skater, who then came in third.
What a performance!
The suit maker says there's science behind the design.
Her comments about speed skating aren't going over well.
Some people live their lives as if they are passengers in an out-of-control car. Rather than doing something to control the situation -- by getting into the driver's seat -- they operate the car as passengers. They attempt to control what is out of their control, rather than what actually is within it. Here's how you can gain control when you feel like you have none:
Speed skater Ireen Wüst was chosen female athlete of the year in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. It is the second time Wüst wins this award at the yearly organized sports gala, having won it before in 2006.
Ice skating is so popular in the Netherlands, such an integral part of the culture -- The King of the Netherlands proposed to the Queen on ice skates -- that it should not be surprising that the Dutch are very successful in speed skating events, especially at the Winter Olympics.
A proud moment for Russian speed skater Olga Graf was nearly marred by mortification when she unzipped her skating suit, not thinking about what she had on underneath — nothing.
With the Winter Olympics about to kick off in Sochi, I came across Chicago native Shani Davis and I thought what an honest and perfect example to boys of color in a city so hampered down by violence.
Eight-time Winter Olympic medalist and "Dancing With The Stars" champion Apolo Ohno stopped by HuffPost Live Thursday to
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The rumor mill in Vancouver is a malicious blend of possibility and imagination. All the previous information we'd heard before getting there was wrong.