Thursday 22nd February 2018,

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Vincent Zhou Makes History at Olympics. Nathan Chen Falls Flat

posted by Randall
Vincent Zhou

Vincent Zhou
Photo by Luu

Vincent Zhou of San Jose became the first skater Thursday night to land a quadruple lutz at an Olympics.

You can watch his performance at SF Gate.

He scored an 84.53 and placed 12th in the preliminary competition going into the finals.

Zhou, 17, says he is pleased with … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Team USA Medal Hopes Melt on Ice. Look Forward to Next Shot

posted by Randall

 

JR Celski

File Photo JR Celski

Views from the Edge

The race for a medal in Olympic speed skating for men has gone ice cold.

The AAPI men’s speed skaters JR Celski, Aaron Tran and Thomas Hong had early exits in their respective races.

For Celski, 27, it could be the Filipino American’s last chance for … Read more

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Fox Executive Objects to “Darker, Gayer & Different” Team USA at Winter Olympics

posted by Mandy Day
Nathan Chen

Nathan Chen is in contention to win a Gold at the Winter Olympics

By Mandy Day
AsAmNews Staff Writer

 

Amidst the excitement surrounding the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Fox News pulled John Moody’s opinion piece mocking the most diverse Winter Olympic team the United States has ever had. Titled “In Olympics, Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Olympic Ice Dancing Pair Madison Chock and Evan Bates Reveal Romance

posted by Randall

Madison Chock and Evan BatesThe chemistry displayed on the ice by ice dancing veterans Madison Chock and Evan Bates is now more real than ever.

The pair has skated together since 2011, but told Inside Edition they have been officially dating since last year.

“We were always having a blast and we were laughing all the time and just … Read more

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Dec 16, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Chloe Kim to Compete in First Olympics

Chloe Kim to Compete in First Olympics

posted by Randall

Chloe KimSnowboarding superstar Chloe Kim will represent Team USA for the first time at the upcoming Winter Olympics in February, reports TeamUSA.org
 
Kim has been a big name in snowboarding since 2014 when she earned a silver medal at the Winter X Games, but was too young to compete in the Olympics.
 
Kim qualified … Read more

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