Sports & Rec

Sports & Rec
4:24 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Jesse Hunt On Ted Ligety's Win In Sochi

Once a U.S. Ski Team who guided Ted Ligety towards his first goal medal to now coaching the kids at Ligety's home club, Park City Ski Team director Jesse Hunt says it's thrilling to watch the dedication and hard work at every level. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2014 Winter Games
4:22 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Shiffrin Wins Gold

Credit U.S. Ski Team

The U.S. Alpine Team brings home another gold medal, and an historic one, by the youngest female in history to win an Olympic gold medal in slalom. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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2014 Winter Games
4:26 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Victories, Defeats And Sunshine Define Sochi

Now two-thirds of the way through the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, victories and defeats, sunshine and snow have all been logged in Sochi as the USSA's Tom Kelly gives his weekly update.

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Sochi Olympics
2:59 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Olympic Athlete Hopes to Help Stray Dogs in Sochi

After reports that stray dogs in Sochi, Russia, were at risk of being euthanized, on Olympic athlete hopes to do something about it. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

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Sochi Olympics
2:09 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

US Female Snowboarders Ramp Up Medal Count for US at Snowboard Halfpipe Finals

Spoiler Alert: While the US Shaun White was left off the podium in last Tuesday's snowboard half-pipe, he can cheer for his female counterparts who make it in a big way onto the podium. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Sochi Olympics
2:00 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Tom Kelly Discusses Heartbreaking Olympic Day Last Tuesday

Athletic Competition is not just about the thrill of victory, but the agony of defeat - especially in the Olympic Games. USSA spokesman Tom Kelly said that was brought home in the competition on Tuesday in Sochi, Russia. Rick Brough has more. 

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Sochi Olympics
1:51 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

First-Ever Winter Olympics Women's Ski Jumping Competition Held Last Tuesday

While last Tuesday was a bitterly disappointing day for the U.S. in several categories, the silver lining was the first-ever competition in a Winter Olympics for women's ski jumping. Rick Brough has more. 

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Sochi Olympics
1:45 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Women Ski Jumpers Soared into History Books

Women ski jumpers from around the world soared into the history books last Tuesday in Sochi and Park City's own Olympic jumpers were smiling along with the rest of the 30 jumpers. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

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Sochi Olympics
11:25 am
Tue February 18, 2014

Olympic Interpreters Struggle With Jargon

Volunteer interpreters are scrambling to transcribe quotes which are sometimes - just not translatable.  KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Sports & Rec
4:31 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

Weibrecht And Miller's Sochi Olympics Update

US Alpine Skiers Andrew Weibrecht and Bode Miller's Super G podium finishes Sunday raised the spirits of team USA at the Sochi Winter Games. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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