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Olympic Cross-Country Skiers Eat 8,000 Calories a Day. It’s Exhausting.

A typical elite cross-country skier will burn about 30 calories a minute during training — by comparison, a 155-pound person on an elliptical machine...

Reporter’s Notebook: An Olympic Challenge: Eat All the Korean Food That...

In our conversation, David Chang said it had been frustrating at times to see that Korean food — beyond bibimbap, barbecue and kimchi —...

The Carpetbagger: Mother Russia Crashes the Oscars

Bryan Fogel and the team behind the Oscar nominated-documentary “Icarus,” about Russia’s doping program for athletes, have also spent this awards season, and many,...

Critic’s Notebook: Embracing Fashion, Saggers to Sequins, at the Winter Games

Rather it is that the athletes themselves embraced the inherent cool of sports gear. And from the look of things, they got wholeheartedly into...

How to Manage Stress Like an Olympic Biathlete

“If you’ve ever tried to slam the brakes on your breathing, it’s pretty hard to do,” says McCann. “One of the ways you can...

Short-Track Speedskaters Are Lopsided

“We try to do small things to offset that imbalance, whether it’s something in the weight room or a certain stretching,” Jessica Kooreman, an...

What’s Inside Johnny Weir’s Hotel Room at the Olympics

They have been in the public eye more than half their lives, and they take the attention in stride. “I grew up lower-middle class in...

Two Swiss Athletes Are First at Olympics Confirmed With Norovirus

Photo Nearly 250 people, including security workers and members of the Olympic organizing committee, have been affected by norovirus at the Pyeongchang Games. Credit Paul...

Beyoncé Songs Come to the Olympics. But Who Pays for the...

“These are basically live performances,” Mr. Winogradsky said, “so there is no synchronization right, as there would be in a pretaped motion picture.” Instead,...

Leslie Jones’s Twitter Makes Her the De Facto Olympics Fashion Critic...

These outfits man what is happening is anyone reading my damn tweets?! @NBCOlympics @Olympics pic.twitter.com/hUe73NPpo6I just can’t with these outfits!! @NBCOlympics @Olympics pic.twitter.com/3ESQOwZpESCome in...

Adam Rippon’s Second Coming-Out Story: He Nearly Starved Himself

But many skaters are more reticent. In recent interviews with nearly a dozen male skaters from the United States, Germany, Russia and Canada, each...

Cyberattack Caused Olympic Opening Ceremony Disruption

“This attacker had no intention of leaving the machine usable,” a team of researchers at Cisco’s Talos threat intelligence division wrote in an analysis...

The Most Dreaded Opponent at the Olympics: The Common Cold

“I used to gargle with salt water every night,” said Sara Studebaker-Hall, a former United States Olympian in the biathlon. “My mom is a...

Fox News Removes a Top Executive’s Column on Olympic Team Diversity

Photo John Moody, an executive vice president and executive editor of Fox News, in 2008. In a column this week on FoxNews.com, he sarcastically suggested...

The Surprise Stars of Olympic Skating: Ed Sheeran and Paul Anka

Nathan Chen skated to “Nemesis” by @MrBClementine so he obviously has excellent taste in music. Go @nathanwchen !! #TeamUSA #WinterOlympicsAll I could think about...

North Korean Orchestra Gives an Emotional Concert in the South

Advertisement GANGNEUNG, South Korea — Just hours after staging a military parade featuring Army tanks and goose-stepping soldiers making their way through its...

On the Runway: The North Korean Cheer Squad Is Playing a...

The cheer squad first appeared in 2002 during the Asian Games in Busan, and have also been at the 2003 Summer Universiade in Daegu...

Art Review: Review: When a Landscape (and Memory) Is All You...

By the 19th century, representations of the Diamond Mountains had extended past elite artists and the literati to folk figures, and a market for...

Norovirus Cases at Olympics More Than Double, Moving Beyond Security Staff

Photo A security point at the Gangneung Olympic Park on Wednesday. The highly contagious norovirus has spread beyond the security personnel who were the first...

Tech We’re Using: Keeping Gear (and Herself) Warm at the Winter...

How much social media do you consume for work, what forms of it do you consume the most, and how do you handle the...

A K-Pop Primer for Olympic Listening

Advertisement The last time the Olympics came to South Korea, in 1988, Korean pop music was awash in soft-focus ballads, a gentle and...

For Korea Inc., Money and Politics Make an Awkward Olympics

But in South Korea, the recent atmosphere of scandal has made it an especially awkward time for the country’s leading corporate names to be...

Norovirus Sidelines Security Staff at Pyeongchang Olympics

The tap water, the food preparation staff and the food itself are being assessed to trace the route of transmission, according to a statement...

4 Athletes Selected as Artists in Residence at the Olympics

Advertisement Alexi PappasCreditSarah Attar A group of Olympic athletes is attending the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, but they won’t be competing for medals. Instead, they...

North Korean Troupe Is Cleared to Enter South’s Waters Before Games

The Mangyongbong-92 itself is not one of the North Korean ships blacklisted by the United Nations or Washington on suspicion of involvement in North...

Your PyeongChang 2018 Travel Guide

Advertisement The 2018 Winter Olympics, PyeongChang 2018, will take place from Feb. 9 to 25 in Gangwon Province, a resort region clustered in...

How to Plan a Last Minute Trip to the 2018 Winter...

Advertisement For me, a Korean-American adopted to the United States the year of South Korea’s first Olympics in 1988, the 2018 encore has...

Olympic Athletes From Russia, and the Politics of What They’ll Wear

The decision by the International Olympic Committee to ban Russia from the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, for widespread doping, but to...

On the Runway: Olympic Fashion: Winning or Not?

Advertisement The 100-day countdown to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, may have just begun, but the race to the fashion finish line...

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