Wild ponies swim their way in the rain to Chincoteague Island
These top competitors hope to earn a medal at the Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
Nathan Chen, 18, won the men’s U.S. Figure Skating Championships in San Jose, California. Chen is planning a routine involving five quad jumps — four full revolutions of the body — in his free skate at next month’s PyeongChang Olympics, and it could take at least three or four to have any shot at landing on the medal podium.Tony Avelar/AP