Sports & Rec

Local Faces
6:30 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

Van Wins 16th Title, Demong Earns 9th

Lindsey Van, left, and Billy Demong.

World Champion and Park City resident Lindsey Van picked up her 16th national title on Sunday and local Billy Demong won his 9th national title at the U.S. Championships over the weekend in Lake Placid. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Read more
New Trails
7:55 am
Mon October 7, 2013

Trails Foundation Looks Forward to New Open Space

With the Stone Ridge open space adding some 270 acres to Round Valley, recreationists can look forward to more winter trails not this year, but next. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
City Facilities
5:58 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Park City May Need Another Ice Sheet

The Park City Council will spend an hour in a study session Thursday talking about the Ice Arena and whether the city ought to be looking down the road for a second sheet of ice. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Read more
Events in Park City
1:00 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Tour Of Utah Expands

The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah will expand to a seven-day stage race in 2014, starting on Monday, August 4 and finishing on Sunday, August 10. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
2014 Olympics
9:54 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Independent Skier Reaches For Olympic Spot

Park City native and local ski racer Megan McJames is on the final push to try to make it to the Sochi Olympics, and she needs the community's help to get there. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Megan McJames's Race to Sochi Benefit is Saturday, September 28, from 6:00-9:00 PM, 335 McHenry Rd in lower Deer Valley.

Read more
5:19 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Union Players Benched

After a very public life lesson, Roosevelt's Union Cougar football team has been held accountable for their actions. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
Figure Skating Club
11:56 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Figure Skating Club of PC Encompasses All Ages

The Figure Skating Club of Park City now has over 80 skaters, ranging in ages from 4-80. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Read more
5:21 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

Bike DealerCamp Purchased By Wrona

Two separate cycling festivals held in Park City each summer will be joined into one. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Read more
Behind The Gold
1:25 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Gold Medal: A Family Affair

In 1972. a family from Vermont captured the hearts of America at the Sapporo Olympics. 

Hi, this is Tom Kelly and I’ll be right back with the Olympic story Behind the Gold.

After a medal-less 1968 Olympics for the U.S. Ski Team, the eyes of America were on the Cochran family from Vermont as the 1972 Olympics came to Sapporo, Japan. The team was a family affair: Bobby, Marilyn and Barbara Ann. Heavy snow was falling on the slalom course on the final day of the games as Barbara Ann drew bib No. 1 and battled into the lead after the first run.

Read more
Behind The Gold
1:24 pm
Sat September 7, 2013

Lost Boy Earns Gold

The tragedy of a lost boy in a Korean market had a happy ending at the 2006 olympics in Torino. 

Hi, this is Tom Kelly and I’ll be right back with the Olympic story Behind the Gold.

The U.S. ski team had long been a powerhouse in freestyle moguls with medals in every Olympics since its 1992 debut. Heading into Torino in 2006, all eyes were on Jeremy Bloom. Instead, it was a Korean born athlete from Yale who stepped into the spotlight.

Read more