Monika PlatekMonika Platek is the social media lead for CBC Sports. She has spent a decade working in sports, including her role with the London 2012 Olympic Games and six seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Monika uses social media to bring sports fans closer to the their favourite teams and athletes. Join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and CBCSports.ca.
Global warming is forcing athletes to hunt farther from home for wintry conditions, particularly in an Olympic year, and the search for off-season training spots like Saas-Fee, Switzerland, is increasingly an international scramble. more »