Save this content for laterSave this content on your device for later, even while offline Sign in with FacebookSign in with your Facebook account Close

Olympics Athletes | Colorado Springs Gazette, News

Olympic Athlete Profiles

Colorado Connections

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
Japan marks three-year countdown to Tokyo 2020 Games

0 - 19 hr ago

TOKYO (AP) — Japan began its three-year countdown to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Monday with concerts, races and other events meant to drum up public enthusiasm for the games.

The 2020 Games will be Japan's first summer Olympics since the 1964...

BC-AP Sports Digest
By: 0 11 hr ago

The supervisor is Rebecca Miller, followed by Simmi Buttar at 5 p.m. and Brian Mahoney at 1 a.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at...

Olympics Headlines
Make it a double: Ledecky begins worlds with a pair of golds
By: 0 Sun, Jul 23, 2017

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Katie Ledecky is off to a golden start at the world championships.

Make it a double.

The 20-year-old American...

Olympics Headlines
Step by halting step, Nieto walks down aisle with his wife
By: 0 Sat, Jul 22, 2017

EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Step by halting step, former Olympic high jumper Jamie Nieto made good on his vow to walk wife Shevon down the aisle after...

Olympics Headlines
They're back! Grevers, Beisel return for another worlds
By: 0 Sat, Jul 22, 2017

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Matt Grevers and Elizabeth Beisel have been through this before.

Many times, in fact.

But they're still walking...