Competitors raced on a frozen lake to get to the finishing line.
The team of Russian president Vladimir Putin emerged victorious from the December 25 encounter in Moscow.
The 30-year-old put an end to speculation at a news conference in Salzburg.
Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron took their fourth world championship crown in ice dancing and beat their own world record.
Germany's Markus Eisenbichler on Sunday helped destroy the opposition to win gold in the large hill ski-jumping team event at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Austria
Get ready, set, run to the sauna: Estonia holds annual sauna marathon.
Sunbathe one day and ski the next! It is possible in Georgia's Autonomous Republic of Adjara
Here's a roundup of some of the brightest stories from the week to cheer up your Friday.
It’s almost the end of ski season, which was marked by an exceptional volume of snow.
More than 2000 years after the Romans' most famous adversary crossed the Alps, there are elephants once more above the snow line. But this time the invasion is led by an Anglo-French couple.