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Heavy Medal Archive: Ski Jumping

U.S. jumpers fall short of finals

While the United States is catching up with the rest of the world in Nordic events such as biathlon, cross-country skiing and Nordic combined, ski jumping still remains a work in progress. None of the three Americans made the 30-man...

By Tracee Hamilton  |  February 13, 2010; 7:22 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Ski Jumping  
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Johnson heads U.S. ski jumping team

Anders Johnson, who made his Olympic debut as a 16-year-old in Turin in 2006, will be joined by newcomers Nick Alexander and Peter Frenette on the three-member U.S. ski jumping team....

By Matthew Rennie  |  January 20, 2010; 6:08 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Ski Jumping , Vancouver 2010  
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Female Ski Jumpers Sue For Olympic Spot

From the Associated Press: A group of women ski jumpers will get the chance to argue in a Canadian court on April 20 for their sport to be included in the 2010 Winter Olympics. The ski jumpers have sued the...

By Amy Shipley  |  November 18, 2008; 3:37 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Ski Jumping  
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U.S. Jumper Second -- Twice

U.S. ski jumper Jessica Jerome finished second in two Continental Cup competitions in Lillehammer, Norway, this weekend. "It's two of my best results in my entire life, but in both instances I could have won. I know that it's possible...

By Tracee Hamilton  |  September 15, 2008; 11:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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