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For Colorado couple, years of Olympic work come to a speedy end

February 23, 2018

JEONGSEONG, South Korea — The Olympic competitions ended here Thursday with two Vail Valley women, Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin, charging down the course in the alpine combined. For Geoff “Salty” and Allison Kohn Marriner,...


Aspen’s Ferreira takes Olympic silver

February 22, 2018

Alex Ferreira didn’t make the 2014 Olympic team and it haunted him for years. But Thursday in South Korea, the Aspen freeskier was able to banish those demons forever. “It just crushed him. And he...



Looking south on the border from North Korea

February 21, 2018

KOREAN DEMILITARIZED ZONE — Even on the South Korean side of the border — the sane side, right? — actual facts can sometimes be difficult to come by. On a tour of the Korean Demilitarized...


Bryan Fletcher 17th in final individual Olympic event

February 21, 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — It’s not that Bryan Fletcher doesn’t love racing in the Olympics, as the Steamboat Springs Nordic combined athlete did for the fifth time and in his second Olympics on Tuesday night...


Steamboat’s Olympic snowboard success years in the making

February 21, 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Jon Casson no longer coaches snowboarders. He coaches coaches, he said, but he couldn’t help but feel invested, perhaps overly so, as riders advanced again and again Thursday in men’s snowboard...


Chris Del Bosco crashes hard in Olympic ski cross event

February 21, 2018

BONGPYEONG, South Korea — Skiers weighed in ahead of Wednesday’s ski cross men’s event at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, asking that the course be toned down just...






Geisenberger, Germany win another gold in Olympic relay

February 15, 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — When the International Olympic Committee added a luge team relay to the program seven years ago, part of the rationalization was that it would provide more medal chances for women. Natalie...


Olympic journal: The day of my dreams

February 15, 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Wow. That is all I can say. It was a whirlwind of emotions competing in the Olympics as a part of Team USA for my first time. I distinctly remember standing...






Era ends with smiles for U.S. women’s ski jumpers

February 14, 2018

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Sarah Hendrickson isn’t a “happy just to be here” kind if person. You can’t be and still build the kind of sports resume she has in his career ski jumping, winning...