Tom Kelly

With just 30 days out from the Winter Olympics, US Ski Team athletes are pushing hard to be named to the Olympic team. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Thousands of cheering fans showed up at the Utah Olympic Park for the Nordic Combined Olympic Trials and the Ski Jumping Olympic Trials over the weekend and watched history in the making. Lynn Ware Peek has more. 

This Olympic champion called his shot, predicting Olympic gold in Sarajevo.

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Amidst rising tensions in the Balkans, the world gathered in then-Yugoslavia in 1984 for Sarajevo’s Olympic Winter Games. 

As U.S. Winter Athletes ramp up towards the Olympic games in Sochi, they are on a busy competition schedule. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

Tom Kelly, spokesman for the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, was in our studios this week with the latest news on such star athletes as Lindsay Vonn, Billy DeMong, and Kikkan Randall. Rick Brough has more.

The Dew Tour Mountain Championships in Breckenridge, Colorado last weekend were the first Olympic qualifiers this year for free-ski and snowboard athletes hoping to advance to the Sochi Games. Rick Brough has more. 

Behind The Gold: GS Skier Debbie Armstrong

Dec 16, 2013

She was the pride of Washington State, with her gold medal photo emblazoned on the cover of Sports Illustrated.

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In improbable style, this future Olympic champion debuted with two silvers in Salt Lake City.

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The world got to know the amazing story of Bode Miller on a global stage as the Olympic Winter Games came to Salt Lake City in 2002. The independent, care-free New Hampshire native was somewhat of a sensation, but he preferred to let his skiing do the talking.

Behind The Gold: Bobsled Champion Billy Fiske

Dec 2, 2013

A two time Olympic champion, this bobsledder gave his life for his country.

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The second Olympic winter games came to St. Moritz in 1928, where the fabled Cresta run brought legendary status to the bobsleigh event. Among the favorites in the new five-man competition, team USA with 16-year-old driver Billy Fiske.

US World Cup action with the nation's best alpine, cross country and Nordic combined teams continued last weekend over the Thanksgiving holiday, with athletes spread across Colorado, Canada, and Finland. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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