A resolution that would encourage bringing the Olympics back to Utah is one step closer to passing.
s mayor delivered a harsh blow to the city's effort to host the 2024 Olympics on Monday when he declared he wouldn't sign any document "that puts one dollar of taxpayer money on the line for one... Read more »
Utahns in baseball: Bingham alum Brady Lail hurls a shutout; former Ute Tyler Wagner posts strikeout record
Bingham High product Brady Lail and former Ute Tyler Wagner highlighted a strong week for baseball players with ties to Utah, while a former Olympian got a promotion. Read more »
Park City native and resident Ted Ligety married Mia Pascoe on Saturday, according to his Instagram account and an Italian sports and tourism news website. Read more »
Gabby Douglas is exasperated. Again and again and again the defending women's Olympic all-around champion emphatically slaps her right hand on one of the picnic tables that sit just past the front... Read more »
Toronto Mayor John Tory says Canada's largest city will make a decision "very quickly" whether to bid for the 2024 Olympics. Read more »
Phelps isn't the only big name missing from the world swimming championships that begin Friday in Kazan, Russia. Read more »
Alan Ashley isn't paying attention to the medal table at the Pan Am Games, but the American will be riveted to it at next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Read more »
Japan scrapped the design of the Olympic stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Games because of soaring costs Friday and said it will reopen bidding for a new plan, in a stunning reversal that leaves the 2019... Read more »
The first sports stadium to break the $1 billion barrier was London's Wembley Stadium. Now, Tokyo's planned National Stadium for the 2020 Olympics will be the first to reach $2 billion, according... Read more »
When the dust settles on the marquee venue for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, it could well be the most expensive sports stadium in the world. Read more »
The quarterfinals at the Women's World Cup are set. Here's a look at the upcoming matches, and how the teams have fared so far in Canada: Read more »
Declaring they have learned from their past mistakes and failures, French officials launched a bid Tuesday to bring the Olympics to Paris in 2024 — 100 years after the games were last held in... Read more »
Beijing is driving home assurances that providing plenty of good quality snow for the skiing events won't be a problem if it wins the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Read more »
The Olympic Park is preparing for a big celebration Saturday. It will unveil its new modernized freestyle training facility. Read more »
It seems that others such as the late Lauren Hill, who battled terminal brain cancer to fulfill her dream to play college basketball, were more deserving of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at this... Read more »
Brazil's tourism minister said Thursday the visa requirements may be lifted for Americans wishing to attend next year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, an effort that may boost ticket sales. Read more »
Almaty managed to win the attention of IOC members. The next challenge is to win their votes. Read more »
Seeking to cut into Beijing's status as favorite, leaders of the Kazakh bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics told the IOC on Tuesday that Almaty presents the ideal choice for a "real" winter setting... Read more »
The IOC has approved new events in snowboarding, Alpine skiing, speedskating and curling for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Read more »
Seventeen years ago, the U.S. Department of Justice launched an investigation into bribery allegations against officials of another internationally known sports entity, the committee that brought... Read more »
Salt Lake City mayoral candidate and City Council Chairman Luke Garrott took a jab at Mayor Ralph Becker on Tuesday regarding his appointment of a new fire chief. Read more »
Boston and U.S. Olympic leaders will travel to Switzerland next week to sound out the IOC about their struggling candidacy for the 2024 Summer Games amid a leadership shake-up at the top of the bid. Read more »
When the world's top swimmers head to Russia this summer for the biggest meet outside the Olympics, one important name will be missing from the U.S. team. Read more »
India is not ready to bid for the 2024 Olympics but could be a candidate to host the games in the future, IOC President Thomas Bach said on Monday. Read more »
Athletes and teams from around Utah, from a variety of sports, were recognized at the Fourth Annual State of Sport Awards Tuesday night at EnergySolutions Arena. Comedian Jay Leno delighted the... Read more »
No sport is more connected to Olympic history than the marathon, and no marathon is more iconic than the Boston race that has been testing and torturing distance runners for 119 years. Read more »
Never in recent memory has the Olympic movement seen anything quite like this. Read more »
Michael Phelps is aiming to compete in a fifth Olympics next year in Rio, although the 18-time Olympic champion won't swim in the world championships this summer. Read more »
Even though the race hasn't officially started, the field for the 2024 Olympics is getting more crowded by the day. Read more »
ook a decisive step toward a bid for the 2024 Olympics on Monday when the city council approved a resolution in favor of bringing the games back to the French capital for the first time in 100 years. Read more »
IOC evaluators began a five-day inspection tour of Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics on Tuesday as Chinese organizers fired back at critics of the government's human rights record. Read more »
Toyota Motor Corp. signed on as a worldwide Olympic sponsor Friday in a landmark deal reportedly worth nearly $1 billion, becoming the first car company to join the IOC's top-tier marketing program. Read more »
Photo gallery: Eric Willett (USA) and Emma Dahlstrom (SWE) took first on Friday at the Sprint Grand Prix at the Park City Mountain Resort, Utah. Read more »
Photo gallery: The 2015 U.S. Park City Grand Prix Snowboard Halfpipe Finals. Read more »
PARK CITY — The first time Kelly Clark rode the halfpipe at Park City Mountain Resort, she couldn't imagine anything more important than winning. Sunday morning Clark stood atop the podium... Read more »
FIS World Cup and U.S. Grand Prix returns to Park City with athletes from X Games and Olympics competing
Some of the world's best snowboard and free skiers will compete at Park City Mountain Resort this weekend. Among them are Olympic and Winter X Games medalists. Read more »
Kelly Clark returned to Utah this week to compete in the 2015 U.S. Park City Grand Prix and using her foundation to give back to the community through the local Burton Chill program serving... Read more »
Joss Christensen returns to defend his Park City Grand Prix Gold at the 2015 Sprint U.S. Park City Grand Prix this weekend at Park City Mountain Resort. Read more »
The ovation wasn't quite as deafening as it was 35 years ago. It was riveting, nonetheless, for Dave Christian and his old Olympic buddies, together again to celebrate their Miracle on Ice. Read more »
Paris moved a step closer to bidding for the 2024 Olympics on Thursday when Mayor Anne Hidalgo welcomed the results of a feasibility study on bringing the games back to the capital after a 100-year... Read more »
American football isn't getting into the Summer Olympics anytime soon. Read more »
Brazil's Tourism Minister said Tuesday he's not worried that a recent spike in violence in Rio de Janeiro might deter visitors from attending next year's Olympic Games. Read more »
In town for the Super Bowl, the leader of the Olympics posed for a picture with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Read more »
The IOC shot down a suggestion by a Saudi Arabian official Tuesday that the ultraconservative nation could seek to co-host the Olympics with neighboring Bahrain by having male and female athletes compete in separate countries. Read more »
Tracy Evans uses sports to help promote gender equity, healing and personal growth in countries that have been ravaged. Kids Play International relies on volunteers and donors to serve children in... Read more »
Exceeding expectations in her comeback season, Lindsey Vonn now heads to her hometown world championships injury-free and winning races in style. Read more »
Joss Christensen, a Park City native, continued his rise to be a consistent threat to the top of the podium, placing second in the competition and earning his first X Games medal. Read more »
Danny Davis takes the gold in the men's snowboard superpipe for the second year in a row — this time with Shaun White in the field Read more »
Sailing in Boston Harbor. Baseball at Fenway Park. Beach volleyball on Boston Common, the oldest public park in the United States. Read more »
The country's best short track athletes will compete for national titles in Kearns this weekend. Competition starts at 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday. Read more »
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