The Winter Olympics' newest event began. Ski cross, like its snowboarding cousin, is a four-man melée down bumpy, jumpy slopes. American Olympian Casey Puckett offers his tips.
Watch for the Korean and Chinese powerhouses to turn in more stellar performances, and for the return of American favorite Apolo Anton Ohno. After the 2006 Torino Olympics, Anton Ohno will be looking to defend his Olympic gold medal in the 500m and upgrade his bronze in the 1,000m.