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Saturday Jul 19 | Wenatchee World

The Worm: Koos' new job, India mission, stake-out on Chelan Ave.

Wenatchee Nordic skier Torin Koos retired from elite, international competition this year after his fourth Olympic appearance, but he's still navigating a fast-paced career course.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Torin Koos

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Nerve News

German Olympic champion banned for doping

Former Olympic champion Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle has been handed a two-year ban for doping at the Sochi Olympic Games in February.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Northern Michigan News

Biathlete Sachenbacher-Stehle banned for doping

German biathlete Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle has been banned for two years for a doping offence at the Sochi Winter Olympics.


Related Topix: Sports, Evi Sachenbacher-Stehle, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Loon Mountain Race to host USA Mountain Running Championships

With the number of pre-registered runners sitting at 475, a final tally of more than 500 runners are expected to compete at the USA Mountain Running Championships at Loon Mountain in Lincoln, New Hampshire on Sunday, July 6. The previous record of entrants at Loon was 315 when the event hosted the U.S. Women's Mountain Running Team selection race ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Winter Sports, Olympics, Morgan Arritola, Olympic Winter Games

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

APU's Flora named national Olympic coach of the year

Erik Flora, head coach of Alaska Pacific University's nordic ski program, was named the U.S. Olympic Committee 2013 National Coach of the Year on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Snowboarding, Erik Bjornsen, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Kikkan Randall, Holly Brooks

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Diabetic skier inspires kids with tales of triumph

Kris Freeman did just that - four times. He's competed in the 2002, 2006, 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics as a member of the United States cross-country skiing team, placing in the top 25 in several events.


Related Topix: Cross Country Skiing, Sports, Kris Freeman, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports, Outdoor Recreation