US Vice President to lead US delegates to PyeongChang 2018

Ticket sales slow for Pyeong Chang Olympics

Ticket sales slow for Pyeong Chang Olympics

South Korea ranked 11th in points with 1,397 points, but Spain, which was ninth with 1,858 points, was ruled ineligible for the team event because it didn't have any qualified skaters in the women's singles and pairs.

Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) said it has formed a team made up of 130 medical staff, including 48 doctors, so they could be stationed at treatment centers at the athletes' village, stadiums and training centers for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics in Gangwon Province.

The 21-year-old, whose 53 World Cup ski jumping wins are the most by any woman, aims to overcome the disappointment of the 2014 Sochi Games, when she fell short of expectations and failed to win an Olympic medal.

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Hwang also outlined that "Pyeong" means peace and "chang" prosperity, in a Games South Korea hopes will provide a powerful message for peace and reconciliation.

UK Sport's investment for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics cycle was £14million. "I'd like to aim for 10 Olympic Games eventually". While the technology isn't mature enough to provide that air of reality, it would be interesting to see how it's received this time around and where the technology will stand in two years in time for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.

Pence will hold meetings with leaders in Seoul, South Korea and Tokyo, Japan where he will stress the USA commitment to stability in the region.

Great Britain has been tasked with claiming its biggest medal haul in Winter Olympics history after UK Sport announced its targets for Pyeongchang 2018 on Tuesday.

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