Shaun White considering skateboarding in Tokyo Games

Triple Winter Olympic champion Shaun White is considering competing in skateboarding at the Tokyo Games in 2020, he tells AFP.

Olympic director hopes to captures spirit of the Games

The director of the official film of this year’s Pyeongchang winter Olympics says he hopes to make history by having his work shown in North Korea. Following in the footsteps of previous Olympic directors including Milos Forman, Yi Seung-jun says he was inspired by a South Korean poem, ‘Flowers bloom on every border’.

TIMELAPSE: Gangneung ahead of Winter Olympics

Despite freezing temperatures, excitement is mounting with the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics just days away. The two Koreas have agreed to march together under the unification flag — a pale blue silhouette of the peninsula — at the Games’ opening ceremony on February 9, and have a combined women’s ice hockey team.

Olympics: Nigerians meet their Olympic bobsled team

Nigerians meet their Winter Olympic bobsled team for the first time just one week before the start of the Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, giving them a rousing send-off. Thirty years after a Jamaican squad became a global sensation, the trio of Nigerian women Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga will become the first African bobsleigh team in Winter Olympic history.

Two Koreas agree to march together at Winter Olympics opening

The two Koreas agree to march together under a single flag at the Winter Olympics opening ceremony and field a united women’s ice hockey team at the Games in a further sign of easing tensions on the peninsula.