Olympic Utah

FILE: PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 25: Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn of the United States at...
Matt Rascon, KSL TV

Bid for SLC Olympics gets boost from Lindsey Vonn at meeting in Switzerland

The bid to bring the Olympics back to the state got a boost Wednesday, as Olympic medalist Lindsey Vonn joined officials for a meeting with the International Olympic Committee in Switzerland.
21 days ago
ZHANGJIAKOU, CHINA - FEBRUARY 18: Gold medallist Ailing Eileen Gu of Team China poses with their me...
Michael Houck, KSL TV

Olympic Champion Eileen Gu will represent Salt Lake City for Olympic bid

Olympic athlete Eilee Gu will serve as the global ambassador for Salt Lake City's bid to host either the 2030 or 2034 Winter Games.
28 days ago
Utah team in Special Olympics...
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Wasatch represents Utah at National Special Olympics with cheers, fun

The Wasatch High School Unified Basketball team competed Tuesday at the National Special Olympics in Orlando. One of the athletes had everyone cheering her on, even though she didn't make a single basket.
29 days ago
USA Climbing competition in SLC on May 21st, 2022...
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

World’s best climbers in SLC for competition

It's the perfect time for Salt Lake to be at the forefront of the sport’s popularity.
2 months ago
Nathan Chen of Team United States reacts during the Men Single Skating Short Program on day four of...
Morgan Wolfe, KSL TV

Gold medalist Nathan Chen returns to the ice at Maverik Center

Salt Lake City showed Nathan Chen they’ll always support him.
2 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

‘Nathan Chen Day,’ Olympic gold medalist honored at Utah Capitol

Nathan Chen had been working his whole life for that gold medal moment during the 2022 Beijing Olympics. Today he is back in Utah to celebrate.
2 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Famous Olympic helmet stolen from Utah skeleton athlete

A local Olympic athlete had his backpack stolen, with his famous skeleton helmet inside.
3 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Univ. of Utah ‘Tetra Ski’ invention could become part of future Paralympic Games

A new invention by University of Utah engineers and scientists allows people with high-level, complex disabilities to ski downhill.
4 months ago
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Tamara Vaifanua, KSL TV

Members of Team USA reunite with family, friends in Utah following Olympics

With the Beijing Olympics in the books, Olympians returned home to a warm welcome at the Salt Lake International Airport.
4 months ago
Curling is a sold out activity at the Kearns Olympic Oval. (KSL TV)...
Morgan Wolfe, KSL TV

Curling, Utah’s latest craze on ice 

From Salt Lake City to Park City, and the Olympic Oval in Kearns you'll find that curling has taken over the ice. 
5 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.
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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?
5 months ago
Kaillie Humphries and Kaysha Love of Team United States slide during the 2-women Bobsleigh heats on...
Keira Farrimond and Sam Farnsworth, KSL TV

Herriman track star-turned-bobsledder makes Olympic debut

Kaysha Love had dreams of one day going to the Olympics, but in her dreams, there was no snow and ice.
5 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Utah man goes from Olympian to advocate for country of Colombia

Dozens of Utah athletes are representing Team USA in Beijing, but we also have a lot of International athletes competing as well. KSL's Alex Cabrero spoke with a Utah man who is helping his home country produce even more Olympians.
5 months ago
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Debbie Worthen, KSL TV

Utah couple celebrates Olympic pin trading 20 years after Salt Lake Games

Mike and Paula Bennett had about 100 pins when the 2002 Winter Olympics began. Now, their collection has grown to feature over 3,500 pins and pieces of memorabilia.
5 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Nathan Chen looking forward to return of Olympics to Salt Lake City

KSL's Alex Cabrero got another chance to talk to Nathan Chen after his Gold medal-winning performance in Men's Figure Skating in Beijing. This time, they chatted about Nathan's efforts to bring the Games back to Utah.
5 months ago
Winter Vinecki of Team United States reacts during the Women's Freestyle Skiing Aerials Qualificati...
Debbie Worthen, KSL TV

Park City’s Winter Vinecki raises awareness for prostate cancer

Freestyle aerialist skier Winter Vinecki moved to Park City when she was 13 years old to start skiing, four years after her dad passed away from prostate cancer. She says competing isn't all about herself; she does it for a greater cause.
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Utah dairy supplies milk for Team USA speedskaters in Beijing

US Speedskating wasn't sure they could get the same quality of milk, which helps with recovery and carbohydrates, in Beijing, so they reached out to Utah dairy farmers for help. 
5 months ago
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Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Athletes take cold plunge to raise money for Special Olympics Utah

Athletes and supporters gathered in North Ogden Saturday to "take the plunge" into a cold pool, and it was all for a good cause.
5 months ago
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Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Park City celebrates 20th anniversary of the 2002 Winter Olympics

Park City celebrated the 20th anniversary of the 2002 Winter Olympics Saturday night. The man who led those Games to such success also marked the occasion.
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Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL TV

Peaks Ice Arena in Provo celebrates 20th Olympic anniversary

As Salt Lake City celebrates the 20th anniversary since hosting the 2002 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, one of its venues gave people the chance to give their Olympic best on the ice.
5 months ago
FILE: General View as the Olympic Flame burns during the Opening Ceremony of the 2002 Salt Lake Cit...
Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL TV

Choreographer of 2002 Olympic ceremonies shares behind-the-scenes memories

A Utah woman is reminiscing about her unique role in the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic Games as she celebrates the 20th anniversary of helping choreograph the opening and closing ceremonies.
5 months ago
Silver medalist Colby Stevenson of Team United States celebrates after the Men's Freestyle Skiing F...
Josh Ellis, KSL TV

Park City native Colby Stevenson claims silver medal after near-fatal car crash

Six years ago, Colby Stevenson nearly lost his life in a rollover crash in Oregon. Now, the Park City native will return to the U.S. with a silver medal.
5 months ago
A young Nathan Chen and his former coach, Stephanee Grosscup....
Morgan Wolfe, KSL TV

Former coaches celebrate Nathan Chen at Salt Lake City event

Before Nathan Chen became a household name in the Winter Olympics, he grew up on the rinks in Utah, where Tuesday night, a former coach sang praise for him both on and off the ice.
5 months ago
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