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GALLERY: Freestyle World Cup moguls competition at Deer Valley Resort

The United States' Hannah Kearney makes a jump as she competes during the Freestyle World Cup moguls event Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in Park City, Utah.
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Rick Bowmer, The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 12:23am

The Visa Freestyle International World Cup began Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at Deer Valley Resort. First up was the moguls competition. Photos by The Associated Press

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Kearney, Kingsbury win moguls titles at Deer Valley

John Coon, The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 12:12am

PARK CITY -- American Hannah Kearney won the women's moguls with 24.83 points Thursday night on the opening day of the World Cup freestyle event at Deer Valley Ski Resort.Kearney, the Olympic champion from Norwich, Vt., who has already qualified for the Sochi Games, won for the sixth time Deer Valley to prevent a Canadian podium sweep in both men'...

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VIDEO: Injured Lindsey Vonn skipping Sochi Olympics

Howard Fendrich, Pat Graham, The Associated Press
Jan 7 2014 - 3:29pm

Lindsey Vonn will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee injury, leaving the Winter Games without one of its biggest stars.The 29-year-old skier from Vail, Colo., announced her decision Tuesday, exactly one month before the opening ceremony in Russia. Her personal publicist, Lewis Kay, said in a statement Vonn will have surgery "shortly."...

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That's a wrap: Celski qualifies for 3rd event at Sochi Olympics

Beth Harris, The Associated Press
Jan 6 2014 - 1:14am

KEARNS -- Apolo Anton Ohno tabbed J.R. Celski as a future star four years ago.With Ohno now retired and doing TV commentary, Celski has stepped into the void as the dominant American short track speedskater.He won the 1,000 meters at the U.S. Olympic trials Sunday, giving Celski three individual events to compete in at the Sochi Games.Celski heads...

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Celski, Smith clinch second Olympic short track spots

Beth Harris, The Associated Press
Jan 5 2014 - 12:04am

KEARNS -- J.R. Celski clinched a second short track speedskating event for the Sochi Olympics. He was almost happier to have childhood rival and friend Eddy Alvarez make the team.Celski dominated the 500 meters at the U.S. trials on Saturday, winning both of the finals. Jessica Smith led all the way in winning the women's sprint, ensuring she'll...

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U.S. Olympic short-track speedskating trials on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014

The Associated Press
Jan 4 2014 - 11:55pm

Olympic berths were decided on Saturday at the U.S. Olympic short-track speedskating trials on Jan. 4, 2014, at Utah Olympic Oval.Photos by The Associated Press

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Celski and Smith lead U.S. short track trials

Beth Harris, The Associated Press
Jan 2 2014 - 10:34pm

KEARNS -- Favorites J.R. Celski and Jessica Smith swept both of the men's and women's time trials at the U.S. Olympic short track trials.Of course, it is short track and anything goes in the wild and wooly sport known as roller derby on ice.Celski won the opening nine-lap time trial in 1 minute, 21.667 seconds Thursday at the Utah Olympic Oval. He...

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Pikus-Pace dominant in World Cup skeleton win at Park City

The Associated Press
Dec 6 2013 - 3:21pm

PARK CITY -- Noelle Pikus-Pace spent her entire career chasing the track record at Park City. She owns it now, and earned a big measure of vindication in the process.The resident of nearby Eagle Mountain set that long-elusive record twice Friday on the way to grabbing the gold medal at the second World Cup skeleton race of the season. She...

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VIDEO: Injured Lindsey Vonn skipping Sochi Olympics

Howard Fendrich, Pat Graham, The Associated Press
Jan 7 2014 - 3:29pm

Lindsey Vonn will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee injury, leaving the Winter Games without one of its biggest stars.The 29-year-old skier from Vail, Colo., announced her decision Tuesday, exactly one month before the opening ceremony in Russia. Her personal publicist, Lewis Kay, said in a statement Vonn will have surgery "shortly."...

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VIDEO: Romancing the stone at Ogden Curling Club

Jon Oglesby, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Nov 20 2013 - 7:09pm

OGDEN -- Everyone knows curling -- it's that sport that television networks show when all of the skiing events are snowed out during the Winter Olympics.

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GALLERY: Freestyle World Cup moguls competition at Deer Valley Resort

The United States' Hannah Kearney makes a jump as she competes during the Freestyle World Cup moguls event Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in Park City, Utah.
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Rick Bowmer, The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 12:23am

The Visa Freestyle International World Cup began Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at Deer Valley Resort. First up was the moguls competition. Photos by The Associated Press

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Jan 10 2014 - 12:23am


GALLERY: Freestyle World Cup moguls competition at Deer Valley Resort

The United States' Hannah Kearney makes a jump as she competes during the Freestyle World Cup moguls event Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in Park City, Utah.
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Rick Bowmer, The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 12:23am

The Visa Freestyle International World Cup began Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at Deer Valley Resort. First up was the moguls competition. Photos by The Associated Press

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Jan 10 2014 - 12:23am


VIDEO: Injured Lindsey Vonn skipping Sochi Olympics

Howard Fendrich, Pat Graham, The Associated Press
Jan 7 2014 - 3:29pm

Lindsey Vonn will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee injury, leaving the Winter Games without one of its biggest stars.The 29-year-old skier from Vail, Colo., announced her decision Tuesday, exactly one month before the opening ceremony in Russia. Her personal publicist, Lewis Kay, said in a statement Vonn will have surgery "shortly."...

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VIDEO: Romancing the stone at Ogden Curling Club

Jon Oglesby, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Nov 20 2013 - 7:09pm

OGDEN -- Everyone knows curling -- it's that sport that television networks show when all of the skiing events are snowed out during the Winter Olympics.

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GALLERY: Speedskating World Cup

The Associated Press
Oct 23 2011 - 10:37pm

Speedskaters compete at the Short Track World Cup in Kearns on Sunday.

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GALLERY: Speedskating World Cup, February 18, 2011

The Associated Press
Feb 18 2011 - 10:15pm

A speedskating World Cup competition was held at the Olympic Oval in Kearns on Friday.

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GALLERY: Powder Skiing at Snowbasin Ski Resort

Skier Brad Smith carves through the powder in the Easter Bowl after an overnight storm left 6 inches of fresh snow at Snowbasin Ski resort Thursday, February 17, 2011.(ROBERT JOHNSON/Standard-Examiner)

Robert Johnson
Feb 17 2011 - 2:52pm

Powder-starved skiers hit the slopes for fresh snow after an overnight storm at Snowbasin ski resort.

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GALLERY: Sunday, December 19, 2010 Luge

The Associated Press
Dec 18 2010 - 9:31pm

Sunday, December 19, 2010 luge

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GALLERY: Bobsled Dec. 12, 2010

The Associated Press
Dec 12 2010 - 12:03am

Bobsled slideshow, Dec. 12, 2010

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