Olympic Trials

Nordic Athletes Compete For a US Olympic Team Spot

Dec 27, 2017
Utah Olympic Park

Park City hosts Olympic trial events at the Utah Winter Sports Park this weekend.  The Nordic combined event which includes jumping and cross country skiing, happens on Saturday.  On Sunday, both men and women athletes will jump on the 90 meter ramp.  It’s a “winner-take-all” qualifier for a spot on the US Olympic team. Carolyn Murray has this:

Utah's 2002 Olympic venues will play a key role in determining the first skiing athletes nominated to the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team to compete in PyeongChang, South Korea. Rick Brough has more.

The Nordic Combined Olympic Trials take place at the Utah Olympic Park's Nordic ski jumps and cross-country ski track this Saturday. It's one of the great winter sports spectator events. Rick Brough has more.