figure skating http://aspenpublicradio.org en Road to Sochi: A Look Back On Athletes' Efforts To Make Team USA http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/road-sochi-look-back-athletes-efforts-make-team-usa <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week marks the end of our Road to </span>Sochi<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> series. For 22 weeks, we’ve followed a dozen local athletes as they worked their way toward competing in the Winter Olympics. Most didn’t make it because of injuries and fierce competition. Still, four athletes are there, competing for Team USA. Today we take a look back at the twelve athletes and their quest for an Olympic chance.</span></p><p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:50:54 +0000 Marci Krivonen 14449 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Road to Sochi: A Look Back On Athletes' Efforts To Make Team USA How To Watch Aspen's Four Athletes During Winter Olympics http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/how-watch-aspens-four-athletes-during-winter-olympics <p></p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:45:21 +0000 Marci Krivonen 13866 at http://aspenpublicradio.org How To Watch Aspen's Four Athletes During Winter Olympics Road to Sochi: Abbott Credits Family for Figure Skating Success http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/road-sochi-abbott-credits-family-figure-skating-success <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As the Olympic Games get closer, athletes like figure skater Jeremy Abbott are working hard to make Team USA. The three-time U.S. champion and Aspen native has yet to deliver on the world stage. Abbott wants 2014 to be the year he takes a medal. With only two spots open on the U.S. men’s figure skating team, the competition is tough. Aspen Public Radio's Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></p><p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 23:34:50 +0000 Marci Krivonen 11688 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Road to Sochi: Abbott Credits Family for Figure Skating Success