20 year old Sage Kotsenburg of Park City won the U.S.'s first medal, the gold, at the Olympic debut of slopestyle snowboarding on Saturday. As he did, his family was at home in Park City, realizing the judges appreciated Kotsenburg for the same reasons his family does: for being unique, creative, and letting the love of his sport shine through. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
The US athletes in Sochi are bringing home 4 medals so far for skiing and snowboarding. Tom Kelly of the USSA called in for his weekly report to give us the latest news of those athletes. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
Great things can happen when you win an Olympic gold medal - new sponsorship money rolls in, your twitter account gains thousands of new followers and sometimes - when you're Sage Kotsenburg, a new cocktail is named in your honor. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
After a couple of days of training on the Olympic jumps, World Cup Ski Champion, Sarah Hendrickson, is realizing her goal of getting to the Sochi games may have to be enough. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.
As winter athletes arrive in Sochi for the Winter Olympic games that kick off this Friday, one Park City resident who follows the games closer than anyone else disembarked late Sunday night for his several week stink of covering the sames. Lynn Ware Peek has more.
On the verge of making a bid for the Sochi Olympics as a skeleton athlete, Park City resident Kimber Gabryszak had to say goodbye to that dream - and end her career due to suffering her second concussion in as many seasons. She told KPCW Monday that it might be tough to watch the Winter Games on TV, but she's getting close to acceptance and is excited to move on. Rick Brough has more.