Swiss winter sports resort Davos is home to Europe’s largest natural ice rink. It boasts a surface area of 18,000 square meters and attracts beginners and professional skaters alike.
Davos bills itself as a "cross-country-skiing paradise" – due to the fact that getting enough snow in the winter has always been as good as guaranteed. But now climate change is starting to have an impact.
Weeks after Marco Sturm left to pursue an opportunity in the NHL, the German ice hockey team have a new coach. Finnish coach Toni Söderholm has signed a contract that will take him through the 2022 Winter Games.
Marco Sturm has reinvigorated German ice hockey, topping it all off by winning a silver medal in Pyeongchang. The DEB is right to let him pursue his NHL dreams, but it now faces a crucial decision, writes Chuck Penfold.
Two skiers have become the latest victims of the extreme weather hitting the Alps. The amount of snow falling has broken records in several ski resorts.
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