Alpine winter sports can have more grace, style and a natural feel. Austrian ski instructors are teaching a new style: natural skiing. Pitztal, near Innsbruck, is one place to go to learn it.
A new style of skiing has been invented by the name of “natural skiing”. As of 2018 all instructors in Austria will have to have mastered the technique. You can already learn it in the Pitztal valley.
Germany’s leading jumper has lost the chance of winning the Four Hills after falling in his first attempt in Innsbruck. Poland's Kamil Stoch won his third leg in a row and is close to securing a second title.
The Austrian village of Semmering was an icon of Alpine tourism. When the ski resort fell on hard times, dubious Ukrainian investors provided hope. But locals are now losing faith. Eugen Theise reports from Semmering.
The first day of the final week in Pyeongchang sees Germany trailing Norway at the top of the medals table. Day 10 also featured a double-gold-medal win in the two-man bobsleigh, with Germany and Canada finishing even.
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