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Nao Kodaira to skip last World Cup event of season

/ Mar 8, 2018

Nao Kodaira to skip last World Cup event of season

Nao Kodaira will miss the final speedskating World Cup of the season due to poor physical health, the Japan Skating Federation announced Thursday. The Pyeongchang Olympic 500-meter gold medalist, who has been battling a cold since last Saturday, decided to skip the March 17-18 event ...

/ Jan 29, 2018

Takako Oguchi picked for Olympic women's skeleton

Olympic debutant Takako Oguchi will represent Japan in the women's skeleton at the Pyeongchang Winter Games next month, the Japan Bobsleigh, Luge and Skeleton Federation announced Monday. After a redistribution of berths by the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation on Saturday, the JBLSF confirmed their ...

Sara Takanashi finishes third again in Slovenia

/ Jan 28, 2018

Sara Takanashi finishes third again in Slovenia

Sara Takanashi finished third in Saturday's World Cup ski jumping event and remains one win short of the all-time record for individual victories. Norway's Maren Lundby claimed her sixth straight World Cup gold with 256.0 points, recording jumps of 88.5 and 91.0 meters, finishing ahead ...