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Graham Dunbar, AP

Winter Olympic Host Cities For 2030, 2034 To Be Chosen At Same Time In July

The IOC said it wants to pick two Winter Olympic host cities in July — putting Salt Lake City quickly into play for the 2034 edition.
2 months ago
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Will Graves, AP

Simone Biles Dazzles In Her Return From 2-Year Layoff To Dominate US Classic

Simone Biles spent two years trying to distance herself from those strange days in Tokyo and all the outside noise that came along with it.
4 months ago
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Haven Daley, AP

Megan Rapinoe Says She’ll Retire After NWSL Season, Her 4th World Cup

U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe is ready to retire after a career in which she won an Olympic gold medal and two World Cups.
5 months ago
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Kyle Ireland

Governor Cox: Confident Olympics Will Return To SLC In 2030 Or 2034

Utah governor Spencer Cox said that his confidence level in bringing the Winter Olympics back to Salt Lake City is at "99.9 percent."
7 months ago
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Jerome Pugmire, AP

4 Million Apply For Tickets For Paris 2024 Olympics In Lottery

Four million applications were received for an online lottery where winners get to buy tickets for next year’s Paris Olympics.
8 months ago
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The Associated Press

Mikaela Shiffrin Sets World Cup Skiing Record With 87th Victory

Minutes after earning her 87th career win, Mikaela Shiffrin understood the significance of setting the record for most World Cup victories.
9 months ago
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EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer

Winter Olympics Focus On Climate Change, Rotating Hosts

To hear the world's Olympic leaders tell it, the bidding for future Winter Games has been jumbled by internal disputes.
12 months ago
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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.
1 year ago
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Larry Lage, AP

Winter Olympics May Not Include Nordic Combined For 1st Time

The IOC is due to make a decision later this month about whether to allow women to compete in Nordic combined at the 2026 Games.
2 years 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.
2 years ago
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Kyle Ireland

Multiple Locals On Time’s 100 ‘Most Influential People’ Of 2022 List

Time listed multiple individuals with ties to the state of Utah on the publication's "Most Influential People" of 2022 list.
2 years ago
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The Associated Press

Olympic Luge Champion Johannes Ludwig Of Germany Retires

Olympic champion Johannes Ludwig had the best luge season of his life, then decided that would be the perfect way to end his career.
2 years ago
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The Associated Press

Players Push Paris Olympics To Find A New Basketball Venue

Criticism from French national team players about a basketball venue planned for the 2024 Paris Olympics has led to a search for a replacement.
2 years ago
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The Associated Press

Olympic Champ Nathan Chen Out Of Figure Skating Worlds With Injury

Olympic figure skating champion Nathan Chen withdrew from the world championships because of what he called a “nagging injury.”
2 years 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.
2 years ago
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Stephen Whyno, AP

Finland Beats Russians For Its 1st Olympic Hockey Gold Medal

Finland knocked off the favored Russians 2-1 to win the men's hockey tournament without NHL players at the Beijing Games.
2 years ago
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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.
2 years 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.
2 years 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.
2 years ago
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The Associated Press

Shiffrin, US Finish 4th In Mixed Team Olympic Event

Mikaela Shiffrin and the American mixed ski team missed out on a medal after losing against Norway in the final Alpine ski event.
2 years ago
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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.
2 years ago
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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?
2 years ago
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Eddie Pells and Graham Dunbar, AP

Panel Denies US Skaters’ Appeal To Get Olympic Silver Medals

Arbitrators have rejected a last-ditch request by American figure skaters to have their silver medals awarded before the end of the Olympics.
2 years ago
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EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer

US Skaters File Appeal To Get Olympic Medals In Beijing

Attorneys for the U.S. figure skaters whose Olympic silver medals are being withheld have filed an appeal to have them awarded before the end of the Beijing Games.
2 years ago