• Winner Switzerland's Carlo Janka is airborne during a men's World Cup super-G race, also a test event of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in Jeongseon, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Janka wins super-G at 2018 Olympics test by large margin

    JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Former overall World Cup champion Carlo Janka won the super-G test event for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics by a large margin Sunday, while several pre-race favorites failed to finish their runs in a race that was much more challenging than the downhill a day earlier.

  • Winner Switzerland's Carlo Janka is airborne during a men's World Cup super-G race, also a test event of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in Jeongseon, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Janka wins super-G at 2018 Olympics test by large margin

    JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Former overall World Cup champion Carlo Janka won the super-G test event for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics by a large margin Sunday, while several pre-race favorites failed to finish their runs.

  • Third-place finisher Steven Nyman of the United States waves as he is introduced at an award ceremony following a men's World Cup downhill race, also a test event for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in Jeongseon, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

    Wind whisperer: US skier Nyman 3rd in Olympic downhill test

    JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Steven Nyman couldn’t have picked a better place to post his first podium result of the season: on the downhill course that will be used for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.

  • Visitors look at the Alpensia Ski Jumping Center during a media tour in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Officials held a media tour on Friday of venues for the upcoming 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, ahead of a World Cup skiing event this weekend that will be the first test event for the 2018 Games. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

    Pyeongchang organizers at 70 percent of sponsorship target

    JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Organizers for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics say they have gathered 70 percent of their target goal of 870 billion won ($728 million) for domestic sponsorships.

  • Norway's Kjetil Jansrud nearly loses his balance while skiing during the first training session for a World Cup downhill event, also a test event for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, at the Jeongseon Alpine Center in Jeongseon, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

    Jansrud leads downhill training again at Pyeongchang test

    JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Kjetil Jansrud of Norway led downhill training again Friday at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics test event.

  • Slovenia's Andrej Sporn tries to keep the balance during the first training session for a World Cup downhill as a test event of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in Jeongseon, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. A men's World Cup downhill and super-G are scheduled for the South Korean resort of Jeongseon on Feb. 6-7. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    ‘No slow motion needed’ on tame Pyeongchang downhill course

    JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — No super-steep gradients, no rock-hard ice, no death-defying speeds.

  • Italy's Dominik Paris, left, talks with his team officer during a free skiing session following the cancellation of the first training run for test event of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in Jeongseon, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. The World Cup downhill and super-G races Saturday and Sunday are the first of 28 official test events for the next Winter Games. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

    Skiers offer positive reviews of Pyeongchang downhill course

    JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Canadian downhiller Erik Guay called it “awesome.” American racer Travis Ganong raved over “Olympic-caliber” conditions. Even Christof Innerhofer, the Italian who only likes the most difficult of challenges, was satisfied.