Evan Strong has won just about every medal he can in adaptive snowboarding. Now he wants to take on able-bodied athletes.
While most of the of journalists who covered the Winter Olympics went home once the games ended, Chang Lee remained to cover the Paralympics, the games for athletes with impairments.
Veterans accounted for 24.3 percent of the American Paralympic team this year, and they benefit from funding sources not available to civilians.
Easter Island is eroding. Joan Baez on her next chapter. Should some species be allowed to die out? And more.
Being a Paralympic athlete used to be a part-time, do-it-yourself pursuit. Not anymore.
Best I can tell, I’m the only one here from a major American news outlet other than NBC, which broadcasts the Games.
Five players over the age of 50 are competing at the Pyeongchang Games, including 61-year-old Shinobu Fukushima of Japan.
Some skiers who crashed in the treacherous conditions in Sochi, Russia, in 2014 fought to compete again, in Pyeongchang, with an altered perspective on life and their sport.
In a spectacle that featured a rhythmic drum dance and projections of fish coming to life, a record 567 athletes paraded into the Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium.
Last year, USA Hockey tasked Jason Wolfe with a weighty mission: make a two-time gold medal-winning goaltender even better.