Eileen Gu wins gold in women’s ski halfpipe for third medal at Beijing Olympics

10:20 PM ET Alyssa RoenigkESPN Close Alyssa Roenigk is a senior writer for ESPN whose assignments have taken her to six continents and caused her to commit countless acts of recklessness. (Follow @alyroe on Twitter). Freeskier Eileen Gu of China, one of the most prominent athletes of the Beijing Games, is now two-time Olympic champion … Read more

Snowboarders fed up with judging at Beijing Olympics, cite inconsistent scoring in slopestyle, halfpipe and big air

BEIJING — Red Gerard, the happy-go-lucky American snowboarder who famously overslept the morning he won gold in Pyeongchang, never thought he’d be the one slamming the scoring at an Olympic competition. “I never cared about any of this, and all of a sudden, I find myself caring,” the 21-year-old said. “It’s a bummer. “It’s just … Read more

Winter Olympics 2022 — Jacobellis and Baumgartner win gold, US vs. Canada men’s hockey and more live updates from Beijing

On Saturday in Beijing, snowboardcross legend Lindsey Jacobellis won another gold — this time in the new event of mixed snowboardcross with teammate Nick Baumgartner. Jacobellis, at 36 was already the oldest American woman to win Olympic gold when she won it three days ago, while Baumgartner, 40, becomes the first snowboarder to win an … Read more

Winter Olympics 2022 — Jacobellis and Baumgartner win gold, US men’s hockey beats Canada and more live updates from Beijing

On Saturday in Beijing, snowboardcross legend Lindsey Jacobellis won another gold — this time in the new event of mixed snowboardcross with teammate Nick Baumgartner. Jacobellis, at 36 was already the oldest American woman to win Olympic gold when she won it three days ago, while Baumgartner, 40, becomes the first snowboarder to win an … Read more

Winter Olympics 2022 — Jacobellis and Baumgartner win gold, US men’s hockey beats Canada and more from Beijing

On Saturday at the 2022 Winter Olympics, snowboardcross legend Lindsey Jacobellis won another gold — this time in the new event of mixed snowboardcross with teammate Nick Baumgartner. Jacobellis, at 36 was already the oldest American woman to win Olympic gold when she won it three days ago, while Baumgartner, 40, becomes the first snowboarder … Read more

Winter Olympics 2022 — Lindsey Jacobellis and Nathan Chen get redemption, 41-year-old John Clarey wins silver and other moments that have inspired us so far

The 2022 Winter Olympics aren’t even at the halfway point, but we’ve already seen some incredible moments. From the heartwarming to the inspiring, here are some of our favorites so far. A gold medal 16 years in the making In 2006, Lindsey Jacobellis was one jump away from securing the gold medal in snowboardcross. With … Read more

Winter Olympics 2022 – Shaun White’s farewell, Mikaela Shiffrin’s return and more updates from the action in Beijing

Thursday night had big shoes to fill after Team USA’s electric Wednesday night showing at the 2022 Winter Olympics — which included gold-medal performances from figure skater Nathan Chen and snowboarder Chloe Kim — but a couple of Olympic legends set out to keep the winning energy going. First, three-time gold medalist Shaun White looked … Read more

American Chloe Kim, 21, secures history with consecutive Olympic golds in snowboard halfpipe event

10:16 PM ET Alyssa RoenigkESPN Close Alyssa Roenigk is a senior writer for ESPN whose assignments have taken her to six continents and caused her to commit countless acts of recklessness. (Follow @alyroe on Twitter). Chloe Kim is the first woman to win two Olympic snowboard gold medals in the halfpipe. The lone American to … Read more

Winter Olympics 2022 – Chloe Kim goes back-to-back, Nathan Chen takes the ice and more live updates from the action in Beijing

What can figure skater Nathan Chen do for an encore at the 2022 Winter Olympics? Hopefully follow snowboarder Chloe Kim’s lead. Kim grabbed gold with an outstanding first run in the women’s halfpipe finals on Wednesday night. With Kim’s victory, she became the first woman in Olympic history to win back-to-back gold medals in the … Read more