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Fractured foot can't stop Kowalczyk

Olympics / Winter Olympics / Cross-country skiing Feb 13, 2014

Fractured foot can't stop Kowalczyk

Justyna Kowalczyk dominated her favorite event at the Sochi Olympics on Thursday, winning the women's cross-country 10-km classical race despite skiing with a fractured foot. On a warm, sunny day in the Krasnaya Polyana mountains, Kowalczyk led from the first intermediate time in the interval ...

Cross-country skiing Mar 1, 2010

Ishida fifth in cross country event

Masako Ishida produced the best ever performance by a Japanese skier in an Olympic cross country event on Saturday when she finished fifth in the women's 30-km classical event at the Vancouver Games. Ishida clocked 1 hour 31 minutes, 56.5 seconds in the stamina-draining event ...