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 in snowboarding where you have […]

Underdog Spain Surprise the Crowd to Win Archery Gold – Barcelona 92 | Moments In Time

The Spanish Olympic committee did not expect anything from us. They would have been satisfied if we passed the first elimination round and nothing more. The first team we went up against in the elimination round was Denmark. The Danish team were a good reference point, as they had performed at a similar level to […]

What is Olympic Archery?

Although there is a general rule in the archery community where no style of archery is better than another, some people have a view on modern archery and its equipment that is kind of negative. This is particularly true for the Olympic style of archery. Traditionalists will look at their sights and stabilizers and go […]

Snowboard Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

PyeongChang 2018. Stories To Watch. Snowboard. The genesis of modern snowboarding began in 1965 when a Michigan engineer invented a toy for his daughters by fastening two skis together and attaching a rope to one end. He later patented the invention, sold half a million Snurfers and organised the first snurfing competition in 1968. Over […]

Brazil’s Marcus D’Almeida relives his YOG Silver Medal | Archery Week

Representing Brazil was magical, I think it was the feeling of… There were one hundred athletes in the Nanjing Games and I was chosen to represent them all. When I first picked up the flag, it was a really good feeling. It feels like you are with your country, That you have the whole world […]

What are those curlers actually shouting? | Burning Questions

Curling has been described as chess on ice, but with more shouting! Think Wall Street traders… ..but more slippery. One of the world’s oldest team sports, curling, originated in the 16th century in Scotland, where games were played on frozen ponds and lochs. Scottish immigrants brought the game to Canada in the 18th century, where […]

What Do You Need To Start Olympic Archery?

One of the questions that I frequently get asked is What do I need to buy in order to do archery? Normally for people who want to get into archery I recommend trying it first at an archery range or a club but let’s stay you’re at the stage where you’re buying your first bow. […]

Olympic Archery Explained

[shhh-thunk] Hey guys, this is NUSensei. As you’re probably aware by now there’s been a huge buzz with the Olympic Games kicking off in Rio, and already in the archery events there’s been a lot of excitement and success. The South Korean men’s team and the women’s team taking the gold medals in their respective […]

A Young Katie Taylor Also Played Football For Ireland | Before They Were Superstars

(BEFORE THEY WERE SUPERSTARS) (KATIE TAYLOR) (AGE – 21 DATE – JANUARY 2008) (SPORT – BOXING LOCATION – BRAY, IRELAND) I can box and I can fight. No, I don’t always rely on one thing. I can mix it up and box or fight. I can deal with kind of everything in the ring. It’s […]

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