More Steamboat Olympic Coverage
Billy Kidd said Buddy Werner’s humility and sportsmanship were never more evident than at the 1964 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, Austria.
Steamboat Springs Nordic combined skier Bryan Fletcher led the United States on Friday during the opening day of the Lahti Ski Games in Finland, matching his seventh-place finish from last year.
Arielle Gold finished third Saturday at the Burton U.S. Open in Vail, marking her fifth trip to the podium this season at major events.
Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club member Sophia Schwartz continued her hot streak on the freestyle moguls NorAm tour, picking up a second-place finish Friday in Val Saint-Come, Quebec.
The six-member team includes Steamboat Springs skiers Bryan and Taylor Fletcher, Johnny Spillane and Todd Lodwick. Billy Demong, who trained in Steamboat, and Michael Ward round out the team.
Steamboat Springs skier Eliza Outtrim finished second Friday in a moguls event in Sochi, Russia.
Three Steamboat Springs snowboarders qualified for the finals of the Burton European Open in Switzerland on Wednesday.
The U.S. Nordic combined skier led his country's team once again, placing fifth in Sochi, Russia, on Saturday. Sochi is the site of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
The 16-year-old snowboarder continued her torrid run, finishing second Friday at the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix in Park City, Utah.
Steamboat Springs snowboarder Matt Ladley qualified for the finals of the X Games super-pipe Thursday, throwing down a slick opening run in the elimination event in Aspen.
Steamboat Springs snowboarder Arielle Gold had the second best qualifying run at the Copper Mountain Grand Prix, putting herself in Saturday's finals.
One of the most decorated American women’s mogul skiers in history, Hannah Kearney was back on skis this week in Steamboat Springs attacking top-to-bottom runs for the first time since October.
The U.S. Nordic Combined Ski Team returns to action Saturday with a World Cup in Shonach, Germany.
In 2012, Routt County athletes suffered a low snow year and enjoyed an epic powder day and a summer that seemed as though it never wanted to leave. History was made by professional athletes and high school teams. And the success of current and prospective Olympians piqued our interest.
Nordic combined, freestyle mogul and snowboard athletes from Steamboat are preparing for weekend competition.