Eddie “The Eagle” Edwards has been named as Britain’s top winter sports hero in a new poll, ahead of a film of his life story being released on March 28 in the United Kingdom.
Overall International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup champion Peter Prevc ended the season in style with victory in the final competition of the campaign on home snow in Planica.
Slovenia were once again dominant on home snow today at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup in Planica when Robert Kranjec triumped ahead of his more established compatriot, Peter Prevc.
Overall champion Peter Prevc claimed victory in the first individual competition at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup Finals in Planica.
Twenty-year-old Norwegian Johann Andre Forfang topped the podium at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup for the first time in his career after victory in Titisee-Neustadt in Germany today.
The women's Ski Jumping World Cup season is officially over after the International Ski Federation (FIS) announced that it will not reschedule the cancelled final two events of the campaign.
Peter Prevc was crowned as the overall International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup champion as the supreme Slovenian continued his domination of the campaign with a second victory within two days in Almaty.
Norway won the rearranged International Ski Federation Team Ski Jumping World Cup at Kuopio today.
Michael Hayboeck proved that his win in Lahti on Friday (February 19) was no fluke as the Austrian claimed a second International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski Jumping World Cup title on the Finnish hill today.
Vikersund will stage the rearranged leg of the men's International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup in Vikersund on Friday (February 12) after the cancellation of last week's event in Holmenkollen, it has been announced.
The serious injury sustained by the former British gymnastic queen Beth Tweddle - she has fractured two vertebrae in her neck - while taking part in the Channel 4 TV reality game show The Jump is a stark reminder of the dangers of launching oneself through space, fingers crossed rather than skis, and praying for a happy landing.
Japan's Sara Takanashi made it 10 International Ski Federation (FIS) Women's Ski Jumping World Cup wins in a row as her complete and utter domination of the season continued in Hinzenbach in Austria today.