Nearly 150 ski jumping athletes took park in last week's Springer Tournee in Park City, and Steamboat Springs skiers came home with top results.
Kidd: Decision is unfortunate
The site of the 2022 Winter Olympics was announced Friday, and local Olympians and Olympic hopefuls met the news with mixed reactions.
Wounded Marines step in as umpires at Triple Crown
In the chaos of the Triple Crown World Series playing out this weekend in Steamboat Springs, wounded warrior Marines serving as umpires find solace.
There’s still something special about being a “national champion,” and that’s what will drive the top U.S. Nordic combined and special jumping athletes on Saturday in Park City, Utah.
Steamboat’s U12 baseball team got everything it wanted from a week in Park City at the Triple Crown World Series.
After 13 years teaching and coaching in the Hayden district, Shawn Baumgartner has resigned from his position with the school and as the head football coach, taking a job at Steamboat Springs High School to be closer to his family.
The Storm Peak Hill Climb is one of the toughest challenges in the Town Challenge Mountain Bike Series, leaving some riders struggling with their feelings about the impending grind.
Fast or slow, a pack of Steamboat Springs triathletes are focused on finishing Sunday's Ironman Boulder triathlon, a 140.6-mile test that's in many ways taken over their lives this summer.
It’s just time, said Jim Swiggart, 26 years the director at Tennis Center at Steamboat Springs. Or, rather, it will be time, in about 14 months.
The annual Steamboat Tennis Association tournament, which begins Friday at Tennis Center at Steamboat Springs, is largely meant to raise money for young players and to keep the juniors program at the center going strong and filled with athletes.
Results from the Bald Eagle Lake Open Water Swim, July 20, 2015
Storm expect to return to Steamboat next summer
The Steamboat Storm summer college baseball team expects to return to Steamboat Springs next summer.
It’s about the children, and the examples of that attitude zip everywhere on a Thursday night at the BMX bike track tucked near the base of Howelsen Hill in Steamboat Springs.
Several dozen swimmers took to the waters of Bald Eagle Lake Monday evening. At least one young athlete was taking on the challenge of the weekly open-water swim race for the first time.
Local runner wins huge race
Steamboat Springs ultramarathon runner Avery Collins finally found in the Colorado 200 what he was looking for: a race that could break him.
Steamboat Springs U12 boys baseball team has played lots and lots of games over the past several years. Nothing stacks up next to the Triple Crown World Series, however, and when the 12 boys, their coaches and families trek next week to Park City, coach Jim Hansen said they’re in for an experience they won’t soon forget.
Great banter between a rodeo announcer and a good rodeo clown doesn't just happen. It takes work, and John Shipley said he and this weekend's high-flying, motorcycle riding clown Troy Lerwill have it down.
In a sense, Madison Slater’s world turns upside down at 4 p.m. Thursday, when check in begins and the action starts in the three day, 160-team Steamboat Mountain Soccer tournament.
Goalkeeper coaches hope to raise the bar
Goalkeeper can be considered the most important position on the soccer pitch, but at least in the United States, it's not always a focus for coaches and players. A pair of keeper-centric coaches tried to change that this week during the Steamboat Soccer Academy camp.
The Steamboat Storm, a local college summer league baseball team, lost its first postseason game on Monday, falling while playing on the road against Vail, 11-4.
The Steamboat Springs American Legion Post 44 baseball team wrapped up its summer season with a strong finish last weekend in a tournament.
Town Challenge and Captain of the Boat mountain bike races are on tap this week for local cyclists.
The Steamboat Springs Swim Team continues to rack up top finishes as it paddles towards a pack of big meets.
The Steamboat Doubles Volleyball Tournament is in its 34th year. It's been powered all that time by friends and fun as much as serves and spikes.
Thanks to two new local brewery tasting rooms that have opened in Steamboat Springs in the last year, Steamboat has a new challenge for its pedal-happy citizens: a biking brewery tour. It's 5.2 miles, barely a warm-up for many regular riders, but a perfect route for beer lovers.
The Steamboat Storm college baseball team is looking for a big finish to the season, and if it gets one, it can plan on a home playoff game when the postseason tournament begins next week.
Cyclists eager to tackle Wednesday’s unique Town Challenge race will have to wait a week. Persistent morning rain showers forced organizers into canceling the race and postponing it a week.
Steamboat Springs mountain bikers tore it up at the annual Breckenridge Firecracker 50 on Saturday.
Steamboat’s U12 youth baseball team came within a blink of winning the Mountain Magic Triple Crown baseball tournament in Steamboat Springs June 27 and now the squad is hoping to parlay that success into big runs in several looming tournaments.
It hasn’t been a strong summer for the American Legion Post 44 baseball team — a local squad composed of high school players — but the team is hoping its last regular season game can propel it to big things in this weekend’s season-ending tournament.
The Town Challenge Mountain Bike Race series returns Wednesday with its third race of the summer, the Churn & Burn Circuit Race on Mount Werner.
Todd Lodwick hasn't worked out a day since he retired from Nordic combined after his sixth Winter Olympics. That took some adjustment.
The Nordic Screamer ride down the landing hills of the ski jumps at Howelsen Hill offers plenty of thrills.
New Zealander Jup Brown just finished running across the United States. Now he's setting off out a bike ride that will take him across the continent again. He stopped in Steamboat Springs first.
The Steamboat Storm collegiate baseball team hopes to get back on the right track playing at home Thursday and Saturday for a pair of doubleheaders.
There’s something different, something sweet and something thrilling about the annual summer ski jumping event in Steamboat Springs.
It simply all came together at just the right time for the Hayden 8-10 year olds baseball team last weekend as it competed in a season ending tournament in Rangely.
Steamboat's American Legion team won big Saturday, knocking a Vernal squad, 28-14.
The Captain of the Boat downhill mountain bike series returns to Steamboat with a 6 p.m. Thursday race at Steamboat Ski Area.
Steamboat Gravity Team flying high this summer
There isn’t anything about downhill mountain biking that lends itself particularly to requiring a group of friends to participate, but members of the newly reformed Steamboat Springs Gravity Team said riding is better with a team, and that’s what’s drawn them together.
Ski jumper returning to coach for Winter Sports Club
After learning to ski jump on Howelsen Hill, Steamboat Springs' son Corby Fisher is returning to coach with the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club.
It takes a dreamer to tackle the 2,745 Tour Divide, and two years ago Mike Schlichtman moved to Steamboat Springs with little idea he had that particular dream in him.
Todd and Heather Gollnick’s Steamboat Springs-based triathlon is called “Tri the Boat.” People certainly seem to be taking that advice.
He traveled so far and came oh-so-close, but Mitchell VeDepo said one late mistake didn’t ruin his experience on the NBC TV show American Ninja Warrior.
Looks matter when it comes to the Ford Mustangs rolling around Steamboat Springs. Sometimes, still, that's only part of the story.
Steamboat Adaptive Recreational Sports, STARS, has been expanding its programming for military veterans for years, and now it's helping another organization send soldiers on a thrilling ride down the Colorado River in Utah.
The Steamboat Springs Pro Rodeo series is back starting Friday, and organizers are hoping a new social media push can boost attendance.
The Steamboat Storm baseball team won a pair of games Tuesday. It plays again Thursday, then plans to host a baseball camp for local children on Monday.
There will be bike rides for citizens and chances for autographs, cowboys on bikes and cyclists on horses, music and movies, a beer garden and, oh yeah, two massive days of bike racing when the USA Pro Challenge comes to town in August.
It's been a quick start to the summer for Steamboat Springs Swim Team racers.