Sports

Durango’s Trudy Mickel earns a moguls world championship

Trudy Mickel picked a perfect time for the best performance of her young career. Now, she can call herself a world champion. The skier from Durango claimed a gold medal this week at the FIS...

DATE: April 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Durango’s Mickel a young master of mogul skiing

Trudy Mickel dedicated herself to skiing at a young age. She’s soared through the air at the biggest competitions a junior can attend in the United States. Now, she’s making an even bigger leap....

DATE: March 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Durango Nordic Ski Club sends three to nationals

The Durango Nordic Ski Club had three of its skiers compete March 3-11 in Lake Placid, New York, in the 2017 Cross Country Junior National Championships. Cobe Freeburn, Logan Moore and Maggie...

DATE: March 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Bayfield girl McNaughton on mission for wrestling nationals

Abigail McNaughton’s first tournament win will send her to the national championships. The 11-year-old Bayfield wrestler won the state championship in her weight class at the girls state tournament...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Mickel a junior master of ski moguls

Trudy Mickel continues to soar on skis. The Durangoan was selected as one of four girls to represent the United States at the Junior World Championships for moguls, which will be held April 3-7 in...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Purgatory freestyle slays state championship slope

Under sunny skies and on its familiar home mountain, the Purgatory Freestyle Ski Team earned state championships and many more podium finishes at the State Mogul Skiing Championships at Purgatory...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Purgatory will host State Mogul Championships this weekend

The Purgatory Freestyle Ski Team is set to host the Hampton Inn State Mogul Skiing Championship at Purgatory Resort this weekend. Over 100 freestyle mogul skiers, ages 8 to 14, will make the trip...

DATE: March 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Adriondack ascension to nationals for three Durango Nordic skiers

Three Durangoans can book their trip to the land of miracles. Days before the 37th anniversary of the “Miracle on Ice” at the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York, Durango Nordic skiers...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Nose for Nordic nationals

DATE: Feb. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Purgatory Freestyle team in full force before home event

It was a sweet sweep for skiers in Crested Butte. The Purgatory Freestyle Team traveled last weekend to compete in a park and pipe competition in Crested Butte. It was a key event as athletes...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Purgatory freestyle skiers find the podium

The Purgatory Freestyle Ski Team’s mogul skiers continued their successful start to the season at Purgatory’s Mild to Wild Mogul Challenge last weekend against tough competition from Telluride and...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports

Nordic Ski Club skates toward Durango

As the season winds down toward the final Junior National Qualifier in Durango’s backyard, 15 impressive athletes from the Durango Nordic Ski Club put together strong races in Steamboat Springs....

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Youth Sports