2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games: Skeleton - NBC 10 Philadelphia
2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games: Skeleton

2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games: Skeleton

Winter Olympics: Complete Skeleton Coverage

Monday, Feb 19, 2018

Breaking Down How to Be a Skeleton Athlete

Breaking Down How to Be a Skeleton Athlete

Bree Schaaf goes over the basics of skeleton. Sliding down a course at speeds of 80mph is a learned skill. Every rider is chasing the elusive perfect run.

Monday, Feb 19, 2018

The Origins of the Winter Olympics' Craziest Sports

The Origins of the Winter Olympics' Craziest Sports

The Winter Olympics are undeniably cool, but some of the sports can seem absolutely crazy, making you wonder whose bright idea it was to first hurtle down a nearly mile-long tube of ice (bobsled, skeleton, luge)...

Monday, Feb 19, 2018

Americans Off to Slow Start in Sliding, Aim at Turnaround

The U.S. wasn't exactly counting on getting a medal in two-man bobsledding at the Olympics, which isn't a surprise given how the Americans have claimed only one in the last 66 years. They weren't expecting to be

Monday, Feb 19, 2018

Halfpiper's Half Measures Offer Olympic Rorschach Test

Halfpiper's Half Measures Offer Olympic Rorschach Test

"I didn't qualify for finals so I'm really disappointed," said Liz Swaney, a 33-year-old Californian, after coming in last in the 24-woman field during Olympic women's halfpipe qualifying on Monday, without even...

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018

Medal Ceremony: Lizzy Yarnold Collects Second Straight Gold

Medal Ceremony: Lizzy Yarnold Collects Second Straight Gold

Lizzy Yarnold picked up her second straight skeleton gold, while Jacqueline Loelling grabbed silver and Laura Deas got bronze.

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018

Lizzy Yarnold Thrilled to Win Repeat Gold in Skeleton

Lizzy Yarnold Thrilled to Win Repeat Gold in Skeleton

Great Britain's Lizzy Yarnold became the first woman to win two skeleton medals, and she was joined on the podium by her teammate Laura Deas in third.

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018

In Case You Missed It: American Nick Goepper Gets Silver

In Case You Missed It: American Nick Goepper Gets Silver

American Nick Goepper won silver in the men’s slopestyle event. He delivered a crucial third run to go from the bottom of the standings to silver. Teammate Gus Kenworthy had three disappointing runs in...

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018

Simidele Adeagbo Hopes to Spark Winter Sports Interest in Nigeria

Simidele Adeagbo Hopes to Spark Winter Sports Interest in Nigeria

Nigeria's Simidele Adeagbo says her Winter Olympics experience "has been magical."

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018

Great Britain's Dom Parsons Wins Skeleton Bronze

Great Britain's Dom Parsons Wins Skeleton Bronze

Listen to the NBC call of Dom Parsons picking up the bronze medal in men's skeleton.

Winter Olympics PyeongChang 2018 Medal Count
Country
Total
1
Norway
119828
2
Germany
106420
3
Canada
85619

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