United States Cross Country Team http://aspenpublicradio.org en Road to Sochi: U.S. Cross Country Team "Strongest Ever" http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/road-sochi-us-cross-country-team-strongest-ever <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">History could be made at next month’s Winter Olympics in cross country skiing. Ski experts say the United States’ cross-country skiing team is the strongest it’s ever been. And, two of its members are from Aspen. This month, Noah Hoffman and Simi Hamilton learned they’re heading to </span>Sochi<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Hoffman specializes in distance racing. Hamilton excels in sprints. The United States hasn’t picked up a medal in cross-country skiing since 1976. Aspen Public Radio's Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 00:20:31 +0000 Marci Krivonen 12864 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Road to Sochi: U.S. Cross Country Team "Strongest Ever"