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BYU's Kate Hansen taking 2014-15 luge season off to focus on academics

The BYU student's absence was the most notable development on the fall 2014 national team roster that was unveiled Tuesday. Read more »

May 20, 2014

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IOC official: Slopestyle injuries 'unacceptable'

Maybe Shaun White was right all along. Read more »

April 12, 2014

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Utahns Noelle Pikus-Pace, Sage Kotsenburg win Best of U.S. Olympic awards

Noelle Pikus-Pace and Sage Kotsenburg represented Utah at the Best of U.S. award ceremony for the Winter 2014 Olympic and Paralympic athletes. Read more »

April 3, 2014

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Park City's Ligety takes fifth giant slalom trophy; Hircher clinches overall title

Marcel Hirscher clinched his third straight overall World Cup title on Saturday but couldn't prevent Ted Ligety from winning his fifth season-long giant slalom trophy. Read more »

March 15, 2014

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Mikaela Shiffrin of US earns 5th World Cup slalom win

American Mikaela Shiffrin completed her exceptional slalom season with a fifth World Cup win on Saturday. Read more »

March 15, 2014

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U.S. beats Russia in Sochi Paralympics hockey final

It was Josh Sweeney's goal in the second period that retained the Paralympic title for the U.S., ensuring it was "The Star-Spangled Banner" playing later in the... Read more »

March 15, 2014

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2 Utahns win Paralympic medals Friday

Ogden's Keith Gabel and Park City's Danelle Umstead (guided by her husband Rob) won bronze medals in their respective races Friday in Russia. Read more »

March 14, 2014

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Photos: Olympian Noelle Pikus-Pace speaks to students at Northridge High

An Olympic medalist Utahn brought her message of hard work and perseverance along with fighting child hunger to high school students on Monday morning. Read more »

March 10, 2014

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2014 Paralympics: Meet Team Utah

Utah’s represented at the 2014 Paralympic Games by five athletes and six individuals. Read more »

March 7, 2014

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Utah Paralympian Tyler Burdick's passion for snowboarding helped him find a new way to represent his country

Tyler Burdick was one week from finishing his third deployment in the Middle East when a roadside bomb left his legs severely injured. Forced to medically retire from... Read more »

March 5, 2014

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US Paralympic snowboarder Keith Gabel relied on positive attitude, determination to overcome tragedies

Ogden native and Ben Lomond High graduate Keith Gabel will represent the U.S. in the 2014 Paralympic Games as snowboard cross makes its Paralympic debut in Sochi. Read more »

March 5, 2014

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NCAA skiing championships begin Wednesday at Park City Mountain Resort

The University of Utah welcomes the country's best collegiate skiers to the state for the NCAA championships this week. Read more »

March 4, 2014

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Army, faith helped push Mormon bobsledder Chris Fogt to Olympic success

Olympic bronze medalist Chris Fogt’s time in Iraq almost meant the end of his bobsled career, but he found that the soldiers he served with wanted him to compete... Read more »

Feb. 26, 2014

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How would Utah have done as its own country in the Winter Olympics?

If Utah were its own country, it would have finished No. 10 in the world in medals. Read more »

Feb. 25, 2014

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Passing the torch: Parents of Olympians live their dreams

There will come a point when there is a sort of “passing of the torch,” when I let go of some of my dreams and let my children achieve theirs … and,... Read more »

Feb. 25, 2014

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Utahns love the Olympics: KSL TV medals in Winter Games television coverage

KSL TV ranked No. 1 in share of audience and No. 2 in ratings in television coverage of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Read more »

Feb. 25, 2014

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Utahns make U.S. Olympic Committee list of finalists for the 2014 Best of the U.S. Olympic Awards

The U.S. Olympic Committee selected its finalists the first-ever Best of the U.S. Olympic Awards. Read more »

Feb. 25, 2014

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Russia leaves the world with a view of its history and its hope in Sochi Winter Olympics

Seventeen days of Olympic competition has put Russia in the spotlight, and officials hope it's changed hearts and minds about who is and how engaged it wants to be... Read more »

Feb. 24, 2014

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Utah's Steven Holcomb and Chris Fogt earn bronze in four-man bobsled

The bronze was Park City native Steve Holcomb's second Olympic medal of the games, third in his career, while it was Alpine's Chris Fogt's first. Read more »

Feb. 23, 2014

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Farewell, Sochi! Russia closes costliest Olympics (+photos)

Flushed with pride after a spectacular showing at the costliest Olympics ever, Russia celebrates 17 days of sport-driven global unity on Sunday night with a farewell... Read more »

Feb. 23, 2014

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