Satoko Miyahara of Japan took a lead in the ladies' singles at the Four Continents Figure Skating Championships with a bouncy short programme on Friday.
Spain's Javier Fernandez claimed a third successive European men's figure skating title on Friday despite almost falling asleep as the competition reached its conclusion.
Elena Radionova led a Russian sweep of the top three in the short program at the European figure skating championships on Thursday, in a performance she said was something of an emotional watershed.
Jason Brown landed all his jumps cleanly en route to a personal best score of 93.36 points to lead the men's short program at the U.S. figure skating championships on Friday.
Lindsey Vonn won a super-G Monday for her record 63rd World Cup victory and celebrated with an embrace from a surprise visitor -- boyfriend Tiger Woods.
Ending a dispiriting four-year victory drought, Carlo Janka won a World Cup super-combined event Friday in front of his home Swiss crowd.
German skier Josef Ferstl posted the fastest time in the first training session Friday for a World Cup downhill, the final men's race of 2014.
Two-time Olympic champion Kaillie Humphries and American Elana Meyers Taylor broke the gender barrier Saturday by becoming the first women to compete in a World Cup four-man bobsleigh event.
Just four races back into her skiing career, Lindsey Vonn is on the verge of World Cup history.