Controversies surrounding U.S. Olympic team selections highlight flawed process

As the days continue to countdown towards the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games, National Olympic Committees, and their constituent national sports federations, now face the difficult task of defining their athletes and entries for the Games. A task rarely absent of controversy.

Injured Polish luger expresses displeasure with Chinese track officials as he recovers in hospital

International Luge Federation executive director Christoph Schweiger has attributed Mateusz Sochowicz’s training accident to human error. FIL announces changes to Olympic track procedures.

IOC’s Christophe Dubi feels “butterflies in the belly” concerning homestretch to Beijing 2022 Games

Final test events, injured Polish luger, spectators, human rights issues and Rule 50 all addressed at IOC Webinar with less than 90 days until the Beijing Games open.

Polish luger injured in training accident on new Olympic sliding track

Polish team officials call for investigation after start gate malfunction. 2018 Olympian Mateusz Sochowicz in hospital with multiple injuries

69th FIL Congress in Salzburg on September 24-25

Covid and international relations combine to cost Lake Placid its luge world cup races - Federation Focus

Also: IWF to hold Electoral Congress in December; Judo, beach soccer and kickboxing added to European Game 2023 sports program

USA LUGE adds Dermatone to Official Supplier family

USA LUGE adds Dermatone to Official Supplier family

6th Duluth Trading Company Running of the Balls

In a COVID year, World Cup luge teams struggle to burst the German bubble

World Triathlon to Elect President - Federation Focus

Also: ICC elects new leader; BWF, Special Olympics plan future; Beijing 2022 test event postponed; New canoe event for 2024

52nd FIL Luge World Championships 2024 in Altenberg (GER) / JWM 2022 in Winterberg and JWM 2023 in Bludenz (AUT)

Einars Fogelis elected as new FIL President / Dwight Bell now Secretary General

COVID schedule brings USA Luge to the ice Monday in Lake Placid

2020-2021 World Cup luge season to proceed without Lake Placid as FIL moves races to Oberhof

50th FIL Luge World Championships 2021 will not be held in Whistler

White Castle USA Luge Slider Search in Duluth canceled after NY puts MN on "hot" list

With new COVID protocols in place, White Castle USA Luge Slider Search to visit Duluth, Minn. July 25-26

Federation Focus: Ex-AIBA President Loses U.S. Appeal

Also: Luge and Volleyball federations postpone congresses; Teqball reaches 50 federation members

USA Luge ends its Lake Placid season due to COVID-19 pandemic

USA Luge Fantasy Camp brings luge dreams to life for recreational athletes

Announcing the race within the race: 5th Annual Duluth Trading Company USA Luge Running of the Balls adds blue hue

Modernizing Modern Pen

(ATR) "We are always looking forward"  says modern pentathlon chief Klaus Schormann in this Q&A about the sport of de Coubertin .

In Search of the Best Voice for Athletes

(ATR) Olympic silver medalist Chris Mazdzer gives Around the Rings his inside perspective on athlete commissions.

USA Luge Junior National Team seeks funding for more training runs this season

Former Luge Secretary General Reflects on Tenure -- ATRadio

(ATR) Svein Romstad speaks with Around the Rings about his lengthy career in luge.

Americans make international luge news at the 2018 FIL Congress in Slovakia

Josef Fendt to Serve Seventh Term as FIL President -- Federation Focus

(ATR) Also: Telemark skiing may debut at Beijing 2022; Grammy-winning artist to perform at VNL Finals

Rugby Africa Appoints Sponsorship Group - Sponsor Spotlight

(ATR) Also: USA Luge renews communcations partner; NBC adds figure and speed skating streaming packages.

Unlikely Winter Athletes Share Their Inspiring Journeys in Olympic Channel Original Series Far From Home