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Eddie Pells, AP

Salt Lake City Winter Olympics Bid More Likely For 2034

Recent meetings with the IOC have led U.S. officials to believe all signs point toward Salt Lake City bidding for the 2034 Winter Olympics.
8 months ago
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Stephen Wade, AP

Chinese Olympian Eileen Gu Working For Salt Lake Games Bid

Eileen Gu, who won two gold medals for China at the Beijing Olympics, has signed on to work for Salt Lake City's bid for the Winter Olympics.
8 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

2008, 2022 Olympic Games In Beijing See Many Differences

KSL's Alex Cabrero was one of the few NBC affiliate reporters who traveled to China for the 2022 Winter Olympics. He was also there for KSL, reporting on the 2008 Summer Olympics, and says the lasting legacy of 2022 will be very different.
12 months ago
Closing Ceremony - Beijing 2022...
The Associated Press

Flame Extinguished To End Beijing Games

The Olympic flame has been extinguished in Beijing, marking the end of the most locked-down games in history.
12 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Utah Man Offers Familiar Voice For Athletes In Beijing

Carl Roepke, who lives in Park City, was invited to Beijing for the 2022 Winter Olympics because of his voice.
12 months ago
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Debbie Worthen & Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Social Media Gives Behind The Scenes Look At Team USA In Beijing

Much of our lives revolves around social media. Liking, retweeting, snapping, swiping right -- it's all a normal part of the day.
12 months ago
Ryan Pivirotto of Team United States competes during the Men's 500m Heats on day seven of the Beiji...
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Utah Short Track Speedskater Retiring After 2022 Winter Olympics

Utah's Ryan Pivirotto says he's ready to begin the rest of his life after competing in short track speedskating for Team USA in Beijing.
12 months ago
Shanwayne Stephens, Ashley Watson, Rolando Reid and Matthew Wekpe of Team Jamaica slide during the ...
Sam Farnsworth, KSL Sports

Utah’s Special Connection To The Jamaican Bobsled Team

Did you know that Utah has a special connection to both the origins of Jamaican bobsledding and the current team in Beijing?
12 months ago
Irene Schouten of Team Netherlands crosses the finish line to win the Gold medal ahead of Ivanie Bl...
Associated Press

Belgium, Netherlands Take Home Gold In Speedskating Finale

Team USA was unable to medal in the men's and women's speedskating mass start.
12 months ago
Alex Ferreira - Skiing Halfpipe Final...
Trevor Allen

Alex Ferreira Wins Bronze Medal In Men’s Freestyle Skiing Halfpipe Final

Westminster College alum Alex Ferreira won the bronze medal in the Men's Freestyle Skiing Halfpipe Final at the Winter Olympic Games.
12 months ago
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Sam Farnsworth, KSL Sports

Utah Slopestyle Skiers Return Home With Olympic Medals

Utah slopestyle skiers Nick Goepper, Alex Hall and Colby Stevenson returned home to Salt Lake City Friday with their Olympic Medals.
12 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Utah Broadcast Crews Capture Top Olympic Moments In Beijing

The Olympics are always filled with memorable moments and images we'll never forget. But did you know, some of those shots, and the sights and sounds of the Games, were captured by a Utah broadcast crew?
12 months ago
USA's Kaillie Humphries and Kaysha Love - Team USA - Beijing 2022...
Kyle Ireland

Kaysha Love, Kaillie Humphries Record Strong Start In Two-Woman Bobsled

Kaysha Love and Kaillie Humphries sit in fifth place midway through the Two-Woman Bobsled event at the Winter Olympics.
12 months ago
Elana Meyers Taylor - Team USA - Beijing 2022...
The Associated Press

Meyers Taylor To Carry US Flag At Closing Ceremony

Elana Meyers Taylor has been picked to be a flagbearer again. And this time, she’ll be able to take the job.
12 months ago
Carly Margulies - Halfpipe Skiing Final...
Trevor Allen

Carly Margulies, Brita Sigourney Miss Podium In Women’s Freestyle Skiing Halfpipe Final

Carly Margulies and Brita Sigourney did not take home a medal in the Women's Freestyle Skiing Halfpipe Final at the Winter Olympic Games.
12 months ago
Mikaela Shiffrin - Combined Slalom...
Howard Fendrich

Shiffrin Responds To Those ‘Who Have So Much Apparent Hate’

Mikaela Shiffrin has responded via Twitter to people she says “have so much apparent hate.”
12 months ago
Joergen Graabak of Team Norway celebrates after winning the Gold medal during the Large Hill/4x5km,...
Associated Press

Riiber-Less Norway Wins Gold In Nordic Combined Team Event

Norway picked up yet another gold in the nordic combined team event.
12 months ago
Eero Hirvonen of Team Finland competes during the Ski Jumping First Round as part of Biathlon Team ...
Associated Press

Austria Takes Early Lead, United States Settles For Seventh Entering Cross Country

With the cross-country event occurring later this evening, Austria takes the early lead.
12 months ago
Brittany Bowe of Team United States skates during the Women's 1000m on day thirteen of the Beijing ...
Associated Press

Japan’s Takagi Wins 1000m Speedskating Gold, Brittany Bowe Takes Bronze

The USA takes bronze while Japan secures gold in women's speedskating 1000m final.
12 months ago
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 16: Team United States reacts after losing to team Slovakia in a penalty-...
Stephen Whyno

Slovakia Stuns US, Americans And Canadians Out Of Olympics

The United States is out of the men’s hockey tournament at the Olympics in stunning fashion after blowing a late lead.
12 months ago
BEIJING, CHINA - FEBRUARY 07: Silver medalists Team United States celebrate during the Team Event f...
Eddie Pells

AP Sources: US Skaters To Get Olympic Torches As Medals Wait

IOC president Thomas Bach offered U.S. figure skaters Olympic torches as holdover gifts while they await a resolution of the Russian doping case preventing them from receiving their silver medals.
12 months ago
ZHANGJIAKOU, CHINA - FEBRUARY 16: Gold medallist Alexander Hall of Team United States (C), Silver m...
Bernie Wilson

Epic Tricks Lift US Freestyle Skiers To 1-2 Olympic Finish

Innovative American freestyle skiers Alex Hall and Nick Goepper landed jaw-dropping tricks on the Secret Garden slopestyle course and won the gold and silver medals in slopestyle at the Beijing Olympics.
12 months ago
ZHANGJIAKOU, CHINA - FEBRUARY 16: Silver medallist Nicholas Goepper of Team United States poses wit...
Pat Graham & Eddie Pells

For Goepper, Another Olympic Medal And Clear Outlook On Life

American freestyle skier Nick Goepper has another Olympic medal and a great outlook to go with it.
12 months ago
Kristen Santos of Team United States competes in the Women's 1000m Heats on day five of the Beijing...
Tom Hackett

Speedskating Portion Concludes With Canada, South Korea Collecting Gold

Minjeong Choi of South Korea and Team Canada collected medals to conclude the speedskating portion of the winter Olympics.
12 months ago