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6 Reasons Why Vermont is a Top Breeding Ground for Winter Olympians

6 Reasons Why Vermont is a Top Breeding Ground for Winter Olympians

Ski Vermont is proud to showcase the six Vermont athletes that took home medals from the 2014 Olympic games in Sochi. That is 6 out of 28 total medals for the USA, meaning 21% of the winning athletes have Vermont roots. Vermont’s Devin Logan and Nick…

by February 27, 2014 0 comments Sport, Vermont
US Teen Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Slalom Gold

US Teen Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Slalom Gold

American Mikaela Shiffrin,18, made Alpine skiing history Friday as the youngest ever winner of an Olympic slalom gold medal after making an astonishing recovery midway through her second run. Austrians picked up the silver and bronze. (Feb. 21)

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized, Vermont, Winter Sports
US Men’s Hockey Struggles Against Canada

US Men’s Hockey Struggles Against Canada

Canada defeated the US men’s team in hockey at the Sochi Olympics Friday shutting the US. out of its shot for the gold medal. The U.S. will now place Finland for the bronze.

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Winter Sports
Recapping the Winter Olympics: Day 12

Recapping the Winter Olympics: Day 12

It was, uh, not a good day for the Russians. We all know what happened to the hockey team, and there wasn’t much else that happened today that would take that blow away. For the United States, it was a much better day of competition, although not completely…

by February 20, 2014 0 comments Winter Sports
Sochi Olympics 2014: U.S. hockey team beats Czech Republic, 5-2, to advance to the semifinals

Sochi Olympics 2014: U.S. hockey team beats Czech Republic, 5-2, to advance to the semifinals

SOCHI, Russia – The Americans had seen the stunning score from the early quarterfinal, and so they knew what might happen if they weren’t ready for their own game that night. Russia had lost to Finland, 3-1, and while the Finns were the higher-seeded…

by February 19, 2014 0 comments Sport, Winter Sports

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