Steamboat Springs doctor Eric Meyer accomplished his second summit of Mount Everest, reaching the top of the highest mountain in the world Wednesday morning in Nepal.
The Bear River Skate Park was new three years ago and work continues to make the park and neighboring Bear River Bike Park into a fantastic action sports hub in Steamboat Springs.
Peace and harmony emanated from Centennial Hall in downtown Steamboat Springs on Wednesday night despite the fact all logic pointed toward an evening filled with strong opinions, boisterous debate and hurt feelings.
Area campgrounds are opening ahead of Memorial Day weekend, though recent wet weather will keep many in Routt County closed.
I spent a fair portion of the last month and a massive portion of the last two weeks digging into bicycling, Steamboat Springs and the way those two have and can interact for economic development. My conclusion is that this is complicated stuff.
Anyone who wants to sign up for next month’s Steamboat Marathon still has the opportunity, and that’s a marked change for the 32-year-old race.
As the competition cranks up, Steamboat Springs hopes to stay even in a cycling arms race.
Hayden's Jorge Valdez placed fifth Saturday in the high jump, wrapping up the weekend for local high school track teams.
Soroco's stay at the state track meet came to an end, but the team leaves Lakewood happy with its performances.
Soroco High School track athletes won a pair of medals on the opening day of the state track meet Thursday in Lakewood.
Doolin, the 2013 Yampa Valley Male Athlete of the Year, doesn’t scream and shout. His competitive heart doesn’t beat in your face. It smolders, burning on and on.
Coach Michelle Wilkie said basketball was where Savannah Williams’ distance-running heart shined through.
The spotlight was nothing new for Nic Paxton as he prepared for his senior year. Paxton jumped onto the Soroco stage as a sophomore, assuming playmaker roles on the Rams football and basketball teams.
Senior Josie Rossi may have been farther down the offensive stat sheet, but she was one of the key cogs for the Rams girls basketball team just the same.
Ryan Domson’s return from a devastating offseason knee injury wasn’t the stuff of movies or sporting legend. The Hayden High School senior’s journey might not have been made for Hollywood, but it still dropped plenty of jaws across the Yampa Valley.
The season started with a high ranking and all the optimism possible, but there were plenty of times during the regular season when it appeared this Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team might not be all that special.
The season is upon spring sports all around the region, including for those former high school athletes from Routt County now competing for colleges.
Track coaches at Soroco and Hayden high schools expect to land 15 athletes in the state track meet, which begins Thursday.
The push to turn Steamboat Springs into Bike Town USA now is several years old, and the effort continues to gather momentum. But what’s to show for the initiative? Supporters say the city already is starting to realize the economic potential of being a cycling hot spot, but not everyone is convinced. Today is the first of a two-part series examining Bike Town USA.
The weather cleared enough to allow the Steamboat Springs High School tennis team to get on with a full day of tennis at the state tournament Friday in Pueblo, but a rough day of results sent the squad packing.
Parts of the vast state harbor a fanatical skiing culture. Other parts of the state lack skiing, and it was into those rural corners of Alaska that Josh Smullin recently traveled with the NANANordic program.
Faced with a team that doesn't harbor much postseason hope, Steamboat Springs track coaches found a way to challenge their athletes.
The Steamboat Springs High School lacrosse team found out its fate Monday. The squad will open what it hopes to be a lengthy postseason run at 5 p.m. Wednesday, playing at home against Windsor.
Fleischer took up ski racing when he was 12 and living in Vail. What followed was a decade competing among the world's best, including in two Winter Olympics.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team will travel to Windsor this week for the first round of the Class 4A state tournament.
The Steamboat Springs High School baseball team picked up a pair of wins Saturday, but before the day was gone, the squad already was looking forward.
Haymaker Director of Golf Tom Taylor said the driving range at the course just southeast of Steamboat Springs opened late last week and the rest of the course could be open at the middle of this week.
Ten seniors played their final game for the Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team Saturday, falling, 10-8, to Durango.
It’s likely on to the playoffs for the Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team, which finished its regular season Saturday with a thrilling 11-9 win against Grand Junction.
Events are right around the corner for Steamboat summer sports, including the Steamboat Springs Running Series, which kicks off next week.
Errors did in the Steamboat Springs High School baseball team Thursday in the short term against Rifle, 9-2, and in the long term in the quest for the playoffs.
The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team wasn’t quite sharp Thursday, but it still managed to cut deep into Summit, winning at home 11-2.
The Steamboat Springs girls tennis team won its 10th consecutive regional tennis title Thursday, easily outpacing the field in Grand Junction.
It was hardly the kind of warmup he wanted his team to have heading into perhaps it two most important games of the season. Rob Bohlmann said his Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team has no choice but to try to get back up to speed on the fly, however.
The end of the season came for several more local athletes competing at colleges around the country, and the end is in sight for the rest of them.
Two years ago pickleball wasn’t even an afterthought of a sport in Steamboat Springs, viewed similar to badminton, if anything at all. A tournament Sunday at the Tennis Center showed just how much that’s changed.
Last weekend's Loveland Pass avalanche left Steamboat Springs backcountry skiers counting their blessings and hoping for better avalanche education.
The just-announced course for the 2013 USA Pro Challenge has some big differences for Steamboat Springs, and this year will include some of locals' favorite road riding routes.
If there’s an easy solution to Steamboat Springs High School’s sports budget crises, no one around seems to be close to finding it.
The Hayden High School girls track team finished third at a meet at Rangely on Friday. The team was led by a series of top finishes in distance running events.
The season is nearing the end for local athletes competing at colleges around the nation. Many spent the last week trying to better their marks in track and field or lock up seeding for postseason tournaments in other sports.
Billy Kidd's years broadcasting from Olympic Games were focused on helping everyone, no matter their skiing experience, appreciate what they were seeing.
It was a slow week of high school sports, the girls soccer team providing some of the limited action.
When she’s all ready, all packed and eager to start, there still has to be room for a letter in Shayla Paradeis's backpack.
Friday night’s game against Rifle offered the Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team exactly the send-off it was looking for before spring break.
Johnny Spillane was a transformation figure for Nordic combined in the United States, and now with his retirement the sport must transform without him.
Meg O’Connell continued to help lead the way for the Steamboat Springs High School track and field team on Saturday at Glenwood Springs, placing second in the 3,200-meter run.
The end of the season has already come for several local athletes now competing for colleges around the country.
With the end of the seasons looming, last week featured huge games for the Steamboat lacrosse and soccer teams.
The Steamboat Springs High School baseball team ran into one of the region’s best on Saturday, and quite simply, the Sailors were overpowered.