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/ / Feb 13, 2014

Russian ski jumper OK after training crash

A Russian team official says ski jumper Mikhail Maksimochkin was not seriously injured in a dramatic training crash on the large hill and was underdoing further examination by doctors. Marina Kalinina of the Russian ski jumping and Nordic combined federation told The Associated Press that ...

Four Japanese jumpers reach final

/ / Feb 9, 2014

Four Japanese jumpers reach final

Japan had a good day in Saturday's ski jumping qualifying and will send its full complement of four men into the Sochi Olympics' normal hill competition. Reruhi Shimizu, Taku Takeuchi and Yuta Watase each advanced to Sunday's final along with Japan Olympic captain Noriaki Kasai, ...