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David Ramsey: Harrison grad Jonathan Newcombe to live out childhood dream a fifth time at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb
David Ramsey: Harrison grad Jonathan Newcombe to live out childhood dream a fifth time at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Jonathan Newcombe was 14 years old and a new resident of Colorado Springs when he and his father, Corky, camped out on Pikes Peak in preparation for...

David Ramsey: Laure Many will have fun driving her second Hill Climb
David Ramsey: Laure Many will have fun driving her second Hill Climb

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

A little over a year ago, Romain Dumas — the reigning king of The Broadmoor International Pikes Peak Hill Climb — called his friend Laure Many and...

A pair of ice queens transformed the Broadmoor into a winter sports mecca
A pair of ice queens transformed the Broadmoor into a winter sports mecca

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

A brief history of sports - skating, hockey, golf, tennis and the Hill Climb - at The Broadmoor. Ice skating In 1937, Spencer Penrose watched Sonja...

Baseball great Goose Gossage a big fan of Broadmoor golf
Baseball great Goose Gossage a big fan of Broadmoor golf

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

When Goose Gossage was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2008, he was showered with acclaim and honor by his hometown. Gossage is Colorado...

Broadmoor visitors from the world of sports
Broadmoor visitors from the world of sports

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jun 19, 2018

A sampling of great athletes and coaches who have visited The Broadmoor: Mickey Mantle: He could hit a baseball a long ways. He hit golf balls a long...

David Ramsey: DU's hockey team will soar under direction of the (very) young David Carle
David Ramsey: DU's hockey team will soar under direction of the (very) young David Carle

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Jun 16, 2018

DENVER – David Carle takes over The Evil Empire of the North, sometimes known as DU’s hockey team, at a promising time for those in Colorado who adore...

David Ramsey:  2026 World Cup coming to America (and likely Colorado), which has finally embraced soccer
David Ramsey: 2026 World Cup coming to America (and likely Colorado), which has finally embraced soccer

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Jun 13, 2018

It’s a strange time for American soccer. The United States, along with Canada and Mexico, will serve as lead host for the 2026 World Cup, FIFA...

David Ramsey: Mountain West football on the rise, despite probable loss of Las Vegas Bowl
David Ramsey: Mountain West football on the rise, despite probable loss of Las Vegas Bowl

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jun 12, 2018

The Mountain West appears on its way to losing the Las Vegas Bowl, but MW football is not in a free fall. It’s on the rise, actually. A slow rise, but...

David Ramsey: Colorado will reject NBA's flawed show if LeBron James forms another superteam
David Ramsey: Colorado will reject NBA's flawed show if LeBron James forms another superteam

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Jun 9, 2018

LeBron James started this join up with your buddies to create a superteam fad, and it’s only just the fad consumed him, four games to none, leaving...

The day JFK became a member of Air Force's graduating class
The day JFK became a member of Air Force's graduating class

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jun 8, 2018

John F. Kennedy strolled through his brief life as a charismatic dreamer who persuaded fellow believers to join him in peeking around the bend. He...

David Ramsey: Warrior Games' John Meyer survived motorcycle crash. Now, the Air Force staff sergeant takes calm road to archery victory.
David Ramsey: Warrior Games' John Meyer survived motorcycle crash. Now, the Air Force staff sergeant takes calm road to archery victory.

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jun 8, 2018

In the moments after John Meyer Jr. won the open compound archery competition at Thursday’s Warrior Games, he showed virtually no emotion. He waved at...

David Ramsey: Stephanie Johnson pushes Army's basketball team toward 3rd straight Warrior Games title
David Ramsey: Stephanie Johnson pushes Army's basketball team toward 3rd straight Warrior Games title

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jun 5, 2018

Army’s wheelchair basketball team is a wonder. The players execute superb fast breaks and pick and rolls.  They can score inside and outside. And...

David Ramsey: J.R. Smith, former Denver Nugget, will be long remembered in basketball infamy
David Ramsey: J.R. Smith, former Denver Nugget, will be long remembered in basketball infamy

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, Jun 2, 2018

Fundamentals? J.R. Smith always rejected the fundamentals. He plays to his own bizarre rules, his own chaotic beat. When he competed in downtown...

David Ramsey: Cheyenne Mountain's superb season stopped by lack of strong pitching
David Ramsey: Cheyenne Mountain's superb season stopped by lack of strong pitching

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, May 31, 2018

DENVER – In a state high school baseball tournament, strong pitching is supremely precious. Mark Swope of Cheyenne Mountain understands this truth. He...

David Ramsey: Widefield's Vincent Jackson took long, dignified road to NFL stardom
David Ramsey: Widefield's Vincent Jackson took long, dignified road to NFL stardom

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, May 29, 2018

The next time you hear a conversation about some 17-year-old football player and whether he deserves three stars or four stars on the recruiting meter,...

Mutant justice robs Discovery Canyon swimmers of deserved state title
Mutant justice robs Discovery Canyon swimmers of deserved state title

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, May 27, 2018

Discovery Canyon High swimmers and coaches and parents were reminded of a harsh truth when the Thunder lost its absolute lock at a 4A state title...

David Ramsey: President Trump does the right thing, pardons boxing great Jack Johnson
David Ramsey: President Trump does the right thing, pardons boxing great Jack Johnson

By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

President Donald J. Trump cleansed a small but important slice of American history when he pardoned boxer African-American boxer Jack Johnson....

David Ramsey: Cheyenne Mountain's Maxine Choi employs extreme calm to win Colorado 4A golf championship
David Ramsey: Cheyenne Mountain's Maxine Choi employs extreme calm to win Colorado 4A golf championship

By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

As Cheyenne Mountain High’s Maxine Choi prepared for the biggest putt of her 17-year life, she was calm. But of course she was. Choi has developed...

David Ramsey: 4 reasons to believe in Kalen Ballage's future as NFL running back
David Ramsey: 4 reasons to believe in Kalen Ballage's future as NFL running back

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sun, May 20, 2018

Former Falcon star Kalen Ballage is headed, eventually, to NFL stardom, but he won’t arrive there next season. He’ll be the Dolphins third running...

David Ramsey: Peyton's Kaylee Kearse delivers superlative track performance, with help from her young teammates
David Ramsey: Peyton's Kaylee Kearse delivers superlative track performance, with help from her young teammates

By: David Ramsey - 0 Sat, May 19, 2018

LAKEWOOD - A few days ago, Peyton High’s senior star Kaylee Kearse examined the schedule for Colorado’s high school track meet. This was a calm...

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