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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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Narrowing the gap: Olympic Museum organizers in Colorado Springs say they're inching closer to fundraising goal

WADA: Hard to secure bans for many Russians in doping cases
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MOSCOW (AP) — There "simply may not be sufficient evidence" to secure bans for many of the Russian athletes implicated in an alleged state-backed...

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Loelling becomes youngest female world champion in skeleton
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KOENIGSSEE, Germany (AP) — European champion Jacqueline Loelling edged Olympic champion Tina Hermann to win her first skeleton world championship...

South Korean skater Choi wins gold at Asian Winter Games
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SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — Choi Da-bin of South Korea held her lead from the short program to win the gold medal in women's figure skating at the Asian...

North Korea wins first medal at Asian Winter Games
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SAPPORO, Japan (AP) — North Korea won its first medal at the Asian Winter Games on Saturday as Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik won the bronze medal in the...