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WATCH: Taking down Bolt not easy, but cameraman on scooter gives it a try

- 0 - Thu, Aug 27, 2015

BEIJING — Only when the running stopped and the picture-taking began did Usain Bolt finally meet his match.

Bolt blew past Justin Gatlin and everyone else Thursday night in the 200 meters to win his 10th career gold medal at the world...

No autograph, selfie seekers at Champs Camp, but Jason Brown still smiling
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

He doesn't mind getting stopped in a grocery store or restaurant for an autograph, picture or selfie.

For Jason Brown, that's been a regular...

Former USOC leader Jim Scherr takes new job
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Jim Scherr, the former CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee, has been hired as interim executive director of the National Wheelchair Basketball...

Former coach of US Olympic gymnasts arrested on suspicion of child molestation
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — Authorities have arrested the head of an Indianapolis gymnastics academy who coached two members of the 2008 U.S. women's Olympic...

Video: American runner loses bronze medal after celebrating too early
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

BEIJING — They both lifted their arms to celebrate before the finish line.

For Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in the 100 meters, this was no big...

USA Synchro to move its headquarters to Colorado Springs
By: - 0 Fri, Aug 21, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — USA Synchro will move its headquarters from Indianapolis to Colorado Springs by year's end to be closer to the Olympic Training...

Lindsey Vonn injures ankle in New Zealand training crash
By: - 0 Thu, Aug 13, 2015

QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand — Lindsey Vonn says she has fractured an ankle bone in a training crash in New Zealand.

The American skier, writing on...

Local Army veteran, track cyclist garners Parapan American bronze
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Aug 11, 2015

Colorado Springs Olympic Training Center track cyclist and Army veteran Justin Widhalm took home a bronze medal in the men’s 1K time trial C1-5...

One year out: 10 things to know about the 2016 Summer Olympics
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 5, 2015

With the start of the Rio Games being exactly one year from today, here are 10 things to know about the coming Olympics.

1) Just how dirty is...

Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin training for Rio in Colorado
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 5, 2015

The 2016 Olympics in Rio, Brazil are now at 365 days. Athletes say that time will go fast.

"It will be here before we know it," four-time...

Michael Phelps: I'm not going to drink until after Rio
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 5, 2015

Michael Phelps is still focused on going fast in the pool.

Outside the water, he's made some big changes.

The winningest athlete in...

Wrestler Jordan Burroughs 1 year away from chance at special golden Olympic moment
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Aug 5, 2015

Olympic champion wrestler Jordan Burroughs remembers well the feeling of having a gold medal around his neck. He craves it. That desire pushes him...

Colorado Springs' Jenkins brothers making their mark on national mountain biking stage
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Jul 29, 2015

A blur of brightly colored spandex caught Nolan Jenkins' eye, and a passion for mountain biking was born.

The rising Colorado Springs School...

AP Investigation: Olympic teams to swim, boat in Rio's filth
By: - 0 Wed, Jul 29, 2015

RIO DE JANEIRO — Athletes competing in next year's Summer Olympics here will be swimming and boating in waters so contaminated with human feces that...

First U.S. female swimmer qualifies for Rio
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Tue, Jul 28, 2015

Olympian Haley Anderson of Granite Bay, Calif. became the third U.S. and first American woman swimmer to qualify for a spot on the 2016...

Ramsey: Boston taxpayers revolt against Olympic tyranny
By: David Ramsey - 0 Tue, Jul 28, 2015

Blame Vladimir Putin.

The citizens of greater Boston revolted against the 2024 Olympic Summer Games. They revolted because of costly Olympic...

Boston out as US candidate for 2024 Olympics, USOC to look elsewhere
By: - 0 Mon, Jul 27, 2015

A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Monday that the U.S. Olympic Committee has severed ties with Boston. The person...

First two U.S. swimmers qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Mon, Jul 27, 2015

KAZAN, Russia – The first two U.S. swimmers qualified for spots on the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team on Monday, when Jordan Wilimovsky of Malibu,...

USOC asks Massachusetts governor for stance on Boston '24
0 Fri, Jul 24, 2015

BOSTON — The U.S. Olympic Committee wants to know where the governor of Massachusetts stands on the Boston Olympics. His answer: Still crunching the...

RMAC, USA Wrestling will hold league tournament in January
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, Jul 23, 2015

For the first time in 20 years, the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference wrestlers will compete in a league tournament.

"We are putting RMAC...

Former Army ranger Mat Henigsmith works to swap camouflage for red, white and blue
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Wed, Jul 22, 2015

Former U.S. Army Ranger Mat Henigsmith accepts challenges wherever he finds them.

Wednesday it was rock climbing. Friday it will be goalball....

Olympic trial qualifiers Hunter Doerr, Daniel Carr evolve Colorado Springs swimming rivalry into friendship
By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Mon, Jul 20, 2015

Hunter Doerr wasn't sure what he was in for when his friends suggested they play Polish pingpong.

Doerr found out soon enough. Lose a point,...

Daniel Carr qualifies for 2nd Olympic trials event
By: Scott Kaniewski - 0 Mon, Jul 20, 2015

Daniel Carr qualified for his second USA Swimming Olympic trials event on July 15.

The Cheyenne Mountain junior, who already had qualified for...

Two-time Olympian Jonathan Horton gunning for one more last Olympics in Rio
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sun, Jul 19, 2015

Two-time Olympian Jonathan Horton entered this weekend looking to prove that he has one more Olympics left in him.

"I am pretty humble but I...

Women's air pistol 'poster child' is from Colorado, barely a teen and on the rise
By: Aaron Reiss - 0 Fri, Jul 17, 2015

Three thoughts went through Carson Saabye's head after her third-place finish in women's air pistol at the USA Shooting National Championships.

...

OTC gymnast Chris Brooks ready to shake off latest injury in bid for Rio
By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, Jul 16, 2015

U.S. gymnast Chris Brooks is used to proving himself again and again.

The former men's gymnastics national team member and 2012 London Olympic...

Ramsey blog: Caitlyn Jenner speaks truth and this truth bothers some Americans
By: David Ramsey - 0 Thu, Jul 16, 2015

Caitlyn Jenner will spend the rest of her life dividing Americans.

Many will applaud her. Many will see her as a courageous symbol, a...

WATCH: Emotional Caitlyn Jenner accepts Ashe Courage Award at ESPYs
By: - 0 Thu, Jul 16, 2015

LOS ANGELES — Caitlyn Jenner accepted the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs on Wednesday night while urging acceptance for others who are...

Missy Franklin wins 2015 ESPY for Best Female College Athlete
By: - 0 Thu, Jul 16, 2015

Olympic champion swimmer Missy Franklin won an ESPY for Best Female College Athlete after leading California-Berkeley to a 2015 NCAA team...

Olympic Training Center event celebrates anniversary of disabilities act
By: Ellie Mulder - 0 Fri, Jul 10, 2015

Disabled representation is key when creating legislation for people with disabilities, Maria Town told a crowd of largely disabled people at a...