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Colorado Springs

  • Leif Nordgren, men’s biathlon, born in Colorado Springs
  • Curt Tomasevicz, men’s bobsled, lives in Colorado Springs
  • Steve Holcomb, men’s bobsled, lives in Colorado Springs

The rest of the state

  • Lanny Barnes, women’s biathlon, Durango
  • Jeremy Abbott, men’s figure skating, Aspen, formerly lived in Colorado Springs
  • Paul Stastny, men’s ice hockey, Denver
  • Noah Hoffman, men’s cross country skiing, born in Denver and lives in Aspen
  • Simi Hamilton, men’s cross country skiing, Aspen
  • Arielle Gold, women’s snowboarding, Steamboat Springs
  • Jordan Malone, men’s short track speedskating, born in Aurora
  • Mikaela Shiffrin, women’s Alpine skiing, Vail
  • Jason Brown, men’s figure skating, Monument
Olympics Headlines
Patrick Chan adds another quadruple jump to his repertoire

0 - 19 hr ago

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (AP) — Launching a comeback after an 18-month hiatus, Patrick Chan had been frustrated to find figure skating's version of a slam dunk contest.

All about the big jumps, skaters were jam-packing their programs to score...

Olympic champion Mayer wants F1-like qualifying in skiing
0 3 hr ago

VIENNA (AP) — World Cup skiing needs a qualification system like Formula One, with qualifying runs determining the starting order for the race,...

Spain to keep Italian basketball coach Scariolo until 2020
0 5 hr ago

MADRID (AP) — The Spanish basketball federation says it has extended the contract of Italian coach Sergio Scariolo through the 2020 Tokyo...

Olympics Headlines
Joyful spirit at Olympic Stadium turns sour for West Ham
0 21 hr ago

LONDON (AP) — The joyful spirit from the 2012 London Games has gone from the Olympic Stadium, replaced instead by hatred and ugly...

USA Gymnastics restructuring men's program
0 Yesterday

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — USA Gymnastics is making a change at the top of its men's national team program following a second straight fifth-place showing...