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X Games Hit Aspen, Jan. 22-25

Get out your twin-tips and temporary tattoos: The X Games are hitting Aspen, Colorado again, January 22-25, 2009. This year, skip the snowmobiles for the demolition derby of Skier X (a.k.a. skiercross) – four to six skiers simultaneously careening down a motocross-like course of rollers, bumps, banks, and ridges.

The International Olympic Committee recently announced that the sport will be included in the 2010 Winter Games in Whistler, B.C.

Honda Ski Tour 2007 Finals Arrives at Squaw March 8-11

News

The fourth and final stop on The Honda Ski Tour 2007 will crown the overall ski cross and halfpipe champions.

In His View: Jean-Claude Killy

Features

Last winter, in the course of preparing a travel story on Val d'Isère in the French Alps, I enjoyed the good fortune to interview the legendary Jean-Claude Killy.

British Baxter May Lose Olympic Bronze

Advice

Alain Baxter, the first Briton to win an Olympic skiing medal, failed a drug test at the Salt Lake City Games and risks being stripped of his bronze medal in the slalom.

IOC to Review Salt Lake Security

News

International Olympic officials ask how do we keep the Salt Lake games safe and who is responsible if we can't?

Immunity for Welch's Olympic Testimony Unlikely

Advice

Tom Welch's seeks immunity from the 2002 Olympic scandal in exchange for a testimony against the international Olympic Committee, but the Justice Department unofficially rejects.

Salt Lake Medals Unveiled

News

Looking nothing like the polished, coin-like medals of past games, Salt Lake's medals have heft and bulk and smooth but irregular edges, like a weathered rock plucked from a mountain stream.

Utah Bidders Sought IOC Visit

Advice

The investigation over the controversial decion making proccess in the IOC's choice for Salt Lake City as the next Winter Olympics venue continues.

Former Austrian Ski Coach Files Lawsuit

News

The former Austrian ski coach who fled the Turin Olympics after a doping raid sued International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge for defamation.

Olympic Village Condoms Draw Fire

News

Christian activists protested the availability of free condoms inside the Olympic Village, which saw its first residents arrive this week.

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