2014 Winter Olympics http://aspenpublicradio.org en Heading Home from Sochi http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/heading-home-sochi <p>So we hopped the train to explore Khosta, a small town between Sochi and Adler. &nbsp;Piece of cake way to travel, and it was almost empty. &nbsp;We got there about dusk and watched as it got dark over the Black Sea. &nbsp;Then we found this great little shack called the Beerline where&nbsp;they serve homemade brews and horrible looking dried fish, which only one of us was brave enough to try.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:19:54 +0000 Bart Garton 14762 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Heading Home from Sochi Aspen Nordic Skier Noah Hoffman Competes as Olympics Wrap Up http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/aspen-nordic-skier-noah-hoffman-competes-olympics-wrap <p>Aspen athlete and Nordic skier Noah Hoffman competed yesterday in the last day of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The US Ski Team praised Hoffman’s performance in the taxing 50 kilometer race. Afterwards, Hoffman told NBC News he felt good about how the event went. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Elise Thatcher 14697 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Aspen Nordic Skier Noah Hoffman Competes as Olympics Wrap Up Sun, Sport and Moving Fast in Sochi http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/sun-sport-and-moving-fast-sochi <p>Ok, it did get sunny again. &nbsp;Yay.&nbsp;</p><p>We did Snowboard Parallel GS yesterday. &nbsp;Not much to report on that, so I’m going to go onto today’s coverage of Men’s Ski Cross. &nbsp;By the way, I’m now on course, which is fun to get into competition camera.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 23:29:35 +0000 Bart Garton 14562 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Sun, Sport and Moving Fast in Sochi The Olympic Experience? "Incredible!" http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/olympic-experience-incredible <p>EDITOR’S NOTE: We are very excited to share the travels of Simi Hamilton’s family to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Over the next few weeks we’ll be sharing dispatches from Ruthie Brown and family as they give you a first-hand, “behind-the-scenes” look at the Olympics.</p><p></p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 14:27:00 +0000 Ruthie Brown 14530 at http://aspenpublicradio.org The Olympic Experience? "Incredible!" The "Green" Olympics? http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/green-olympics <p>EDITOR’S NOTE: We are very excited to share the travels of Simi Hamilton’s family to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Over the next few weeks we’ll be sharing dispatches from Ruthie Brown and family as they give you a first-hand, “behind-the-scenes” look at the Olympics.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 05:52:19 +0000 Ruthie Brown 14529 at http://aspenpublicradio.org The "Green" Olympics?