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Pro Rodeo Series results – Week 2: June 24, 2017

June 25, 2017 — June 24, 2017 — Week 2 BAREBACK RIDING Place Name Location Amount 1. Levi Nicholson, Weatherford, OK — $466.24 2. Brock Wahlert, Laramie, WY — $349.68 3. Shane Stevens, Greeley, CO — $233.12 4. Ground — $116.56 SADDLE BRONC RIDING 1. Colt Gordon, Comanche, OK — $556.48 2. Tyler Turco, […]

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Steamboat Springs runners rock Western States

June 25, 2017 — A pair of Steamboat Springs runners laid down huge performances Saturday at the Western States 100 trail-running ultra marathon race in California. Sabrina Stanley flew to a third-place finish on the women's side, finishing the race in 20 hours, 11 minute and 41 seconds. That […]

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Tri the Boat flows over South Routt County

June 25, 2017 — About 300 triathletes swarmed through South Routt County on Saturday and Sunday for the Tri the Boat triathlons. Saturday featured shorter races, a sprint triathlon and a Olympic-distance triathlon. Sunday featured a half-Ironman race, pushing athletes more than 70 miles across the southern portion of the […]

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Runners set for Western State challenge

June 23, 2017 — There's an art to running on groomed snow, Avery Collins said. If you can brave the cold and go early enough, and if you can stay on the most stable parts, you can scoot along without a problem. Go late, and you encounter skiers coming […]

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Not recommended: rubber raft saves 1961 float trip

June 23, 2017 — John Fetcher used unorthodox watercraft during 1961 float down Yampa Canyon

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5,000 shotgun shells put Hayden 4-Her on track to national competition

June 23, 2017 — It's two or three boxes every night he has an official practice, Hayden 4-H teenager Richard Hallenbeck said, so that's 50 or 75 shotgun shells expended in one day on his quest to make it to the 4-H Shooting Sports National Championship. Then, he often […]

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Town Challenge Results – Emerald Envy XC for June 21, 2017

June 22, 2017 — NOVICE Men's Novice 19-34 Place Name Time 1 Joshua Swanson 40:25 Women's Novice 19-34 1 Kirsten Tidik 41:22 Women's Novice 35+ 1 Mariana Ishida 46:16 2 Tonya Haack 1:08:35 SPORT Men's Sport 19 to 34 1 Liam Connelly 1:00:56 2 Greg Jaeger 1:12:45 3 Chris […]

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Wales couple wins bike, trip to Steamboat for Moots Ranch Rally

June 22, 2017 — No one was more psyched to ride last Saturday's fourth annual Moots Ranch Rally than police officers Ian Bancroft, 50, and Ruth Cousins, 43, of Wales. Was it Steamboat Springs’ wide-open spaces, compared to their close quarters back home? The beautiful sunny weather of a […]

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An “Amazing” experience for Ladley

June 22, 2017 — Matt Ladley wasn't new to the idea of having fans. The Steamboat Springs professional snowboarder followed up multiple X-Games appearances with a gold medal in 2016, then a silver in 2017, and along the way, he’s built a big fanbase. Things were a little different […]

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Closure area addresses illegal trails on Buffalo Mountain

June 21, 2017 — As promised, the U.S. Forest Service has closed some parts of Buffalo Mountain to cycling so rehabilitation work can be done on illegally-built trails. Natural Resource Specialist Kent Foster said the Soda Mountain Trail is off limits until the Forest Service rebuilds it and makes […]

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Relaxed and confident, local 4-Hers take aim at nationals

June 21, 2017 — Life, Kendra Halder explained, can be complicated. The 18-year-old graduated from Soroco High School last month and is excited about what awaits her in the fall — class at Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, Wyoming. An equine science program awaits, and she's excited. Still, […]

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Bayer tapped as U.S. Nordic combined coach

June 20, 2017 — Martin Bayer is taking a step up in rank for the U.S. Nordic Combined Ski Team. Bayer was announced this week as the new head coach of the U.S. squad, taking over for Dave Jarrett, who resigned earlier this spring. Bayer's ties to Steamboat Springs […]

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Triathlon splashing back into Stagecoach

June 20, 2017 — The Tri the Boat Triathlon will dive back into the waters of Stagecoach Reservoir this weekend, and it will do so faster than ever. The two-day event returns with three different races on Saturday — triathlons of sprint and Olympic distances and a swim/run Splash […]

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NW Colorado trail maintenance fund not getting much support from small donors

June 20, 2017 — Promoters of a trail maintenance endowment fund in Northwest Colorado are trying to figure out how to get more cyclists, horseback riders and hikers to pitch in and help keep their beloved trails open and free of ruts. Yampa Valley Community Foundation Marketing Manager Helen […]

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Pro Rodeo Results: Week 1, June 17, 2017

June 18, 2017 — All Around Cowboys Wyatt Uptain Casey Barnes BAREBACK RIDING Place Name Location Amount 1 Joel Schlegel Burns, CO $481.28 2 Colemun Harbaugh Sheridan, WY $360.96 3 Ben Hall Tumbarumba, AU $240.64 4 Ground $120.32 SADDLE BRONC RIDING 1 Hawkins Boyce Malad, ID $526.40 2 Whit […]

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Howelsen Hill Trail Run results: June 18, 2017

June 17, 2017 — 8 MILE RESULTS Place Name Time 1 Darren Thomas 0:52:46 2 Paul Moth 0:53:40 3 Deven Olson 0:54:07 4 Tyler Kjorstad 0:57:31 5 John Glennon 0:57:35 6 Watkins Fulk-Gray 0:58:03 7 Timothy Meyer 0:58:53 8 Charlie Macarthur 1:00:57 9 Charles Garabedian 1:01:48 10 Matt Milde […]

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Runners take on Howelsen’s trails

June 17, 2017 — Sports of all sorts raged Saturday morning on and around Howelsen Hill in downtown Steamboat Springs. Mountain bikers worked their way up and down singletrack trails on Emerald Mountain. Battles raged on the baseball diamonds below as a Triple Crown Tournament carried on. Through it […]

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Elite Hockey Training camps come to Steamboat next week

June 16, 2017 — Hockey players in Steamboat don't have to go far to receive top level coaching. Steamboat Springs-raised Ryan Dingle, back for the summer in the off-season from playing professionally in Europe, begins his seventh year of hosting his Elite Hockey Training camps next week at his […]

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Camp sets young athletes on track

June 16, 2017 — The races were over. The medals and, at least equally important to those in attendance, the popsicles were handed out, but the job wasn’t done for Lisa Renee Tumminello. Zoe Mosher, 8, came up to offer Tumminello a hug. There's not really a shortage of […]

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Elkhead Reservoir fishing contests kicks off June 24, $9,000 in prizes

June 16, 2017 — Colorado Parks and Wildlife will host the Elkhead Reservoir Fishing Classic June 24 through July 2 at Elkhead Reservoir State Park.

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