High winds injure 16 at Pyeongchang Games


Snowboarding star Shaun White is a three-time Olympic champion.

"Clearly what we want is for great performances to be applauded and that's what the Olympic Games is about".

Germany's Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to win medals in both the Summer and Winter Olympics during the same year.

Shaun White warms up ahead of the snowboard men's halfpipe final at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 14, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea.

In the Winter Games, however, that's not the case.

Cha will compete in the short program of the men's singles event at Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung, host of all ice events just east of PyeongChang, starting at 10 a.m. Cha will be the 14th of 30 skaters to perform.

Tristan Walker and Justin Snith of Canada take a practice run during the doubles luge training at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 12, 2018.

There also was damage throughout Olympic Park and at venues in the form of downed fences, tents and other structures.

"Honestly, I'm here to talk about the Olympics, not gossip".

"I thought it was a good game for us". More than a decade later, Eddie joined the US bobsled team for the 1932 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid.

Some people were rather upset with how 2018 Winter Olympics organizers handled the unsafe South Korea winds that impacted - and later postponed - weekend skiing, suggesting money held a higher priority than safety.

Unsafe winds played havoc with the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Wednesday, forcing the postponement of two medal events and closing a major area for spectators who were told to stay indoors.

PARK CITY, UT - SEPTEMBER 25: Alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin poses for a portrait during the Team USA Media Summit ahead of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games on September 25, 2017 in Park City, Utah.

After the goal, a referee took the puck off the ice.

Last month, the two Koreas agreed to field a combined women's ice hockey team at the Winter Olympics as Seoul is trying to use the Games to re-engage with their neighbour and resolve tensions over the North's nuclear arms ambitions.