Tag: olympic

  • Curling Basics

    A standard curling stone is a granite rock, 20 kg in weight, and its bottom is concave at the center. It touches with ice at an annular band known as running band, typically 130 mm in diameter and 3–8 mm in width. Controlling ice friction is achieved in generally two strategies. The initial way is […]

  • 3 American Females Advance In Thousand Meter Speed Skating

    The huge breakthrough for Asian countries came in the 1992 Winter Games in Albertville, France. For the initially time, several Asian nations ended up on the medals podium . The introduction of short track speed skating as an Olympic sport. In the quick track events, skaters compete in heats that are normally involving four and […]