Monthly Archives: February 2014

Winter Olympics: The 2014 Champions and All-Time Records for Medals

The winners of gold medals at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi were Alpine Ski-ing Men’s events Downhill Matthias Mayer Austria (AUT) Super-G Kjetil Jansrud Norway (NOR) Giant slalom Ted Ligety United States (USA) Slalom Mario Matt Austria (AUT) Combined … Continue reading

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The Greatest Figure Skaters: Ulrich Salchow, Sonja Henie, Rodnina & Zaitsev, Torvill & Dean

This is a list of the most successful figure skaters in each of the four Olympic disciplines.  I have ranked them in terms of the number of years when they were the world or Olympic champions.  By doing this it … Continue reading

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British Sports Hall of Fame 1919: Johnny Briggs, Laurie Doherty, Leon Meredith, John H Taylor

As there was very little competitive sport in the years 1915 to 1918 because of the First World War I have decided to jump straight from 1914 to 1919 with my Sports Hall of Fame. These are my first four … Continue reading

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