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2018 Olympic stars, newcomers and comebacks to watch for
2018 Olympic stars, newcomers and comebacks to watch for
2018 Olympic stars, newcomers and comebacks to watch for

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The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, come at a particularly tense moment in the region. But there's also a lot of excitement around the Games themselves. John Yang talks to Christine Brennan of USA Today about what and who to watch, the Russian doping scandal and how one athlete has spoken out against Vice President Mike Pence leading the American delegation.
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Chen, Nagasu, Tennell: Get to know the U.S. Olympic women’s figure skaters

Washington Post reporters Chelsea Janes and Robert Samuels break down 'who to watch' on the U.S. women's figure skating team during the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2qiJ4dy Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

2018 Olympics: Nathan Chen Breaks Down His Record Breaking Free Skate Program | TIME

Nathan Chen walks us through his record-breaking free skate program that he will be competing at the 2018 Olympics in PyeongChang. Subscribe to TIME ►► http://po.st/SubscribeTIME Get closer to the world of entertainment and celebrity news as TIME gives you access and insight on the people who make what you watch, read and share. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL2EFFA5DB900C633F Money helps you learn how to spend and invest your money. Find advice and guidance you can count on from how to negotiate, how to save and everything in between. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYOGLpQQfhNKdqS_Wccs94rMHiajrRr4W Find out more about the latest developments in science and technology as TIME’s access brings you to...

Yuzuru Hanyu Breaks Olympic Record - Full Short Program | #Sochi365

13th February 2014 Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu set a new Olympic points record with his Short Program performance in the men's Figure Skating event at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Hanyu's full Short Program performance is now available on the Olympic YouTube channel as part of the #Sochi365 celebrations. Don't forget to share this video with you friends using #Sochi365 Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: http://bit.ly/1dn6AV5 Find more about the Olympic Games at http://www.olympic.org/olympic-games Follow your favourite athletes on the Olympic Athletes Hub: http://hub.olympic.org/

The Jump that Changed Figure Skating Forever | Olympics on the Record

The story of Ulrich Salchow, the Swedish figure skater who invented the Salchow jump and whose name jumped into the sport's DNA and changed the Olympic Games' competition forever. Find more about the story behind Record-breaking moments in "The Olympics on the Record" series: http://bit.do/EN-OTR Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: http://bit.ly/1dn6AV5

Figure Skating Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Learn figure skating's most interesting characters, including Evgenia Medvedeva, Yuzuru Hanyu, Nathan Chen, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir. Find more interesting stories to watch about the disciplines at the Olympic Games in PyeongChang : http://bit.do/STWEN Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: http://bit.ly/1dn6AV5 Visit the Olympic Channel, where the Games never end: http://www.olympicchannel.com

6 BEST 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony Highlights

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Why the triple axel is such a big deal

Triple axels can turn skaters into legends. This is why. Want to see Tonya' Harding's routine? You can find one version here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MdC5G7CDvbI Note: The video states Mirai Nagasu was the second American to land a triple axel in competition (this was recorded before her Olympic success). In 2005, American Kimmy Miessner completed a triple axel in national competition, though not world competition. You can read about it here: http://www.espn.com/olympics/news/story?id=1967992 Follow Vox's full 2018 Winter Olympics coverage here: http://bit.ly/2nVUSz2 Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO In this episode of Vox Almanac, Phil Edwards explores the triple axel and why it's such a big deal. The figure skating...

10 to Watch: Olympic figure skater Mirai Nagasu

Profile on Olympic figure skater Mirai Nagasu with the United States figure skating Team. Her emotional performances have made her arguably America’s most loved modern figure skater. She credits her childhood environment for the imaginative mindset she takes to the ice. Learn more: https://usat.ly/2BN37Xw Follow USA TODAY Sports Olympic coverage: USA TODAY: https://www.usatoday.com/sports/winter-olympics-2018/ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZ5C1HBPMEcCA1YGQmqj6Iw Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/usatodaysports Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/usatodaysports/

Re-Live: One Year To Go Ceremony | PyeongChang 2018

It's only #1yeartogo until the XXIII. Olympic Winter Games are starting in PyeongChang in South Korea. Relive the complete "One Year To Go Ceremony" from the Gangneun Hockey Center. Subscribe to the official Olympic Channel here: http://bit.ly/1dn6AV5 Visit the Olympic Channel, where the Games never end: http://www.olympicchannel.com

Meet The Ladies Of The US Olympic Figure Skating Team Heading To South Korea | TODAY

Mirai Nagasu, Bradie Tennell and Karen Chen skated their hearts out on Friday for a chance to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea – and all their hard work paid off. In an exclusive interview on TODAY, the women talk about what they’re looking forward to next month. » Subscribe to TODAY: http://on.today.com/SubscribeToTODAY » Watch the latest from TODAY: http://bit.ly/LatestTODAY About: TODAY brings you the latest headlines and expert tips on money, health and parenting. We wake up every morning to give you and your family all you need to start your day. If it matters to you, it matters...

Adam Rippon on Being an Openly Gay Athlete | Cosmopolitan

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A taste of South Korea: Here’s what’s for dinner at the 2018 Olympics

The Winter Olympics are happening in PyeongChang, South Korea, known for its small plates and large open spaces. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2qiJ4dy Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

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At this year's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, we may see quad corks in Big Air Snowboarding or in Freestyle Skiing -- and we'll see quad twists and quad jumps in Figure Skating. But have we reached the limit of what's possible? To do a quad, a skater's got less than a second to turn their body four times in the air. WIRED's Robbie Gonzalez set out to find out why five...is almost impossible. Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 ABOUT WIRED WIRED is where tomorrow is realized. Through thought-provoking stories and videos, WIRED explores the future of business,...

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