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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
Russia says doping probe into deceased wrestler dropped

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says the International Olympic Committee has dropped an investigation into a deceased wrestler who allegedly tested positive for a banned steroid when an old sample was retested.

Besik Kudukhov won the silver medal in the...

Russia says IOC asked for records of doping history
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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says the International Olympic Committee has asked it to provide evidence of how anti-doping procedures worked over a five-year...

2014 Olympic luger Aidan Kelly sidelined by herniated disk
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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Reigning USA Luge national champion and 2014 Sochi Olympic team member Aidan Kelly will skip this year's international...

Olympics Headlines
Russia Wrestling Doping
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FILE - This is a Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012 file photo of Silver medalist Besik Kudukhov of Russia poses with his medal during the victory ceremony for...

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IOC says it is offering assistance to Russian whistleblowers
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LONDON (AP) — The Russian husband and wife team who felt betrayed by the IOC after blowing the whistle on state-sponsored doping in their homeland...