Paralympics

Alana Nichols (credit: Twitter)

Denver’s Paralympian Gold Medalist Alana Nichols Focuses On Kayak

Paralympian Alana Nichols calls them “pinch-me moments,” when she can’t quite believe she is actually in a particular situation.

10/22/2014

Joel Hunt (credit: CBS)

Soldier Turned Paralympian Finds He’s ‘Free’ On the Slopes

For some people, skiing can be hard and gravity doesn’t always cooperate. But for one skier, hauling down the mountain at break-neck speeds is a form of therapy.

03/10/2014

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Paralympic Ski Club Now Relying On Fundraising

A Paralympic ski club based here in Colorado now needs to rely on donations to stay afloat.

11/29/2013

President Barack Obama poses with athletes during a surprise visit to the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, August 9, 2012.  (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Obama Congratulates US Women’s Soccer Team

President Barack Obama has congratulated the U.S. women’s soccer team for winning the Olympic gold medal.

08/09/2012

Brickelle Bro (credit: CBS)

Castle Rock Teen Is Headed To The Paralympic Games

“Hard work pays off.” That seems to be Brickelle Bro’s motto. The 15 year old swimmer is about to head across the pond to compete in the Paralympics.

07/12/2012

First Lady Michelle Obama at the Warrior Games in Colorado Springs (credit: CBS)

Michelle Obama Applauds Vets At Warrior Games In Colorado Springs

First lady Michelle Obama is meeting with campaign volunteers Monday for her husband’s re-election bid and delivering remarks at the opening ceremonies for the Warrior Games.

04/30/2012

Molly Bloom at the Wells Fargo Cup (credit: CBS)

Molly Bloom Excels At Wells Fargo Cup

Some of the nation’s best disabled skiers were in Winter Park over the weekend taking part in the 36th annual Wells Fargo Cup to raise money for the National Sports Center for the Disabled.

03/06/2011

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