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Women ski jumpers lose last option

Updated: December 22, 2009, 3:46 PM ET
Associated Press

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Female ski jumpers are setting their sights on 2014 now that they have lost their final bid to compete at the Vancouver Olympics.

The Supreme Court of Canada refused on Tuesday to hear an appeal of two lower-court rulings that said Canada's Charter of Rights cannot dictate which sports are included in the Winter Games.

The women contend that Vancouver organizers are breaking the charter by hosting only men's ski jumping.

American jumper Lindsay ...

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