The Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics, being held in PyeongChang, South Korea and known as the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, are a major international multi-sport event. The Games will run from February 9 to 25, featuring close to 3,000 athletes competing in 14 Olympic sports including Alpine Skiing, Biathlon, Bobsledding, Cross Country Skiing, Curling, Figure Skating, Freestyle Skiing, Ice Hockey, Luge, Nordic Combined, Short Track Speed Skating, Ski Jumping, Snowboarding, and Speed Skating.

The Olympics


Olympic Sports by explore

A list of summer Olympic sports. Read and learn about the disciplines and events that are part of the Olympic Movement, past and present.

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Olympic Biographies (10 items)

Read stories from and about Olympic athletes.

Olympic Films (16 items)

From documentaries and dramas to comedies and historical footage, these stories of triumph over adversity and going for the gold will entertain and inspire.

Olympic History (14 items)

The history and traditions of the Olympics, highlighting memorable events from ancient Greece to the present day.