The mixed zone is an area where media stand behind railings and interview athletes after their competition is complete. They have TVs at most mixed zones so media can watch the event because there is no press box in some of these venues.
As we waited, we watched the men's semifinals in the sprint race. At some point in the race, Russian Anton Gafarov fell and broke a ski. He refused to quit, though. Gafarov tried to basically shuffle/limp to the finish with only one working ski.
Then he tumbled again. At that point, a coach came onto the course and gave Gafarov a new ski so he could finish the race. We just assumed it was his personal coach.
Gafarov finished to a standing ovation, well after his competitors had crossed the finish line.
Seeking to end confusion over his aggressive but recently muddled language on immigration, Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to remove millions of people living in the country illegally if he becomes president, warning that failure to do so would jeopardize the "well-being of the American people."
The three flythrough videos go room-to-room showcasing details in the Land O'Lakes Center for Excellence, the Basketball Development Center, and the Football Performance Center and Indoor Practice Facility.
French gymnast Samir Ait Said landed awkwardly on a vault, and a sickening snap echoed throughout the arena. A split second later, he was clutching his contorted left leg, his tibia fractured and his Olympics over.