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Olympic Athlete Profiles

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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
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Krueger, Gehring earn Olympic spots at US short track trials

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KEARNS, Utah (AP) — John-Henry Krueger qualified for his first Olympic team and Lana Gehring made her second nearly eight years apart at the U.S. short track speedskating trials.

Krueger won the second 1,500-meter final after two-time Olympian...

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FIFA suspends Brazilian soccer president Marco Polo del Nero
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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Marco Polo del Nero was suspended as president of Brazil's soccer confederation on Friday, two years after he was indicted in...

Canadian gymnastics coach charged with sexual offenses
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SARNIA, Ontario (AP) — Gymnastics Canada's women's national team director faces multiple sex-related charges.

Sarnia Police said Dave Brubaker...

Pates gets leg up on Olympic berth; Chloe Kim seals spot
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BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — The most surprised guy on the halfpipe Friday: Jake Pates.

He also happened to be the winner of the Dew Tour and...

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US Olympic 10-person luge team set for men and women
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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Taylor Morris' eyes filled with tears, for good reason.

For four years, he's carried around a burden. He missed...