Randy Hollis: Others were more deserving of Ashe Courage Award than Caitlyn Jenner

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 »

June 13, 2015


Brazil may lift visa needed by Americans heading to Olympics

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 »

June 12, 2015


IOC members: Almaty narrows gap in 2022 race with Beijing

Almaty managed to win the attention of IOC members. The next challenge is to win their votes. Read more »

June 10, 2015


Almaty, Beijing present 2022 Winter Games bids to IOC

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 »

June 9, 2015

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IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang

The IOC has approved new events in snowboarding, Alpine skiing, speedskating and curling for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Read more »

June 8, 2015


Salt Lake Olympic scandal 'set a precedent' for U.S. prosecution of FIFA

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 »

May 28, 2015


New Salt Lake fire chief caught in political crossfire of mayoral race

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 »

May 26, 2015


US delegation to visit IOC next week for talks on Boston bid

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 »

May 22, 2015


Column: Phelps should be at world championships this summer

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 »

May 15, 2015


Bach: India not ready to bid for 2024 Olympics

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 »

April 27, 2015


Jay Leno headlines Fourth Annual State of Sport Awards as athletes, teams honored

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 »

April 21, 2015


No place for world's top marathon in 2024 Boston Olympics

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 »

April 21, 2015


Ugly Olympic conflict breaks into open at Sochi conference

Never in recent memory has the Olympic movement seen anything quite like this. Read more »

April 20, 2015

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Michael Phelps confirms he's aiming for 5th Olympics in Rio

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 »

April 15, 2015


Bidding race for 2024 Olympics starting to get crowded

Even though the race hasn't officially started, the field for the 2024 Olympics is getting more crowded by the day. Read more »

April 13, 2015


Paris council clears way for 2024 Olympic bid

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 »

April 13, 2015


IOC panel visits bid sites; China fires back on human rights

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 »

March 24, 2015

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Toyota signs on as global Olympic sponsor in long-term deal

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 »

March 13, 2015

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Photo gallery: Park City Grand Prix Snowboard and Ski Slopestyle Finals

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 »

March 2, 2015


Photo gallery: U.S. Park City Grand Prix snowboard halfpipe finals

Photo gallery: The 2015 U.S. Park City Grand Prix Snowboard Halfpipe Finals. Read more »

March 2, 2015


Soaring to victory: Kelly Clark wins title but knows she can do 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 »

March 2, 2015


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 »

Feb. 26, 2015


Kelly Clark returns to Utah to give back to the community

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 »

Feb. 25, 2015


Joss Christensen returns to defend his Park City Grand Prix gold at his 'playground'

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 »

Feb. 23, 2015


1980 US Olympic hockey team reunites in Lake Placid

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 »

Feb. 21, 2015


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