Position: Regional sports editor

Email: jlivingston@durangoherald.com

Phone Number: (970) 375-4514

About: John Livingston is a native of Colorado who graduated from the University of Colorado with a degree in journalism and mass communications. Before coming to Durango, he served as the sports editor at the Farmington Daily Times where he won awards for column writing and sports coverage. John joined the Durango Herald as a sports reporter in 2014. When he isn’t on the sports desk, John spends his time snowboarding, fishing, golfing, mountain biking or hiking mountains. Read More

Durango Fall Blaze goes virtual to support Fort Lewis College cycling

The 13th Durango Fall Blaze will pedal forward in 2020. Fort Lewis College’s cycling team will once again host the annual scholarship fundraiser event this fall, only this time the Fall Blaze,...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Sepp Kuss victorious on Stage 5 of Dauphiné, dedicates win to Ben Sonntag

In a sport in which so much is determined by circumstances, everything aligned for a special day Sunday in France for Durango’s Sepp Kuss. The 25-year-old professional road cyclist for Team...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Durango’s Sigle ready to relive Eco-Challenge Fiji on Amazon Prime Video

Shane Sigle will sit down on his couch and relive one of the most grueling races of his life from the comfort of his home in Durango. Millions more across the world will get a glimpse, too. Sigle...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2020 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Kuss helps Roglic maintain control of Critérium du Dauphiné

With Sepp Kuss again helping lead the way, it was another strong day for Team Jumbo-Visma in the final tuneup race before the Tour de France. Kuss, paired with Tom Dumoulin, once again turned in an...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Montrose golf gets best of Durango at Black Canyon

The second leg of the Montrose Invitational wasn’t quite as nice to the Durango Demons as the first. Durango High School’s boys golf team saw Anthony Flint win Thursday at Cobble Creek Golf Club in...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

No spring conference championship for RMAC football

If NCAA Division II college football teams in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference decide to play in the spring, it won’t be for a conference championship. After the NCAA Division II Presidents...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Consistent Flint conquers Cobble Creek for one-shot victory

Two tournaments, two wins for two different Durango High School boys golf stars. After junior Levi Tichi started the season Monday with a 5-under-par round for a four-shot victory at Adobe Creek...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

Climbing effort of Sepp Kuss helps send Primož Roglic to stage win at Critérium du Dauphiné

If Thursday’s performance was any indication, Durango’s Sepp Kuss will be in prime form for his Tour de France debut later this month. Kuss, a 25-year-old professional cyclist for Team...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Dauwalter, Michaud drop from Colorado Trail record attempts

Two runners seeking Colorado Trail record finishes had to drop out after each completed more than 225 miles of the 485-mile route on record-setting paces. Courtney Dauwalter, 35, of Golden had set...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2020 | CATEGORY: Outdoors

Amos, Holcomb take titles at Dolores Mountain Bike Race

Young guns stormed the podium Saturday in Dolores in what is usually an event filled with veteran talent. Riley Amos and Ruth Holcomb, a pair of Bear Development Team riders from Durango, claimed...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2020 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Tichi fires a 67 to win Wildcat Invitational at Adobe Creek

Levi Tichi wasn’t worried when he had two bogeys in his first three holes. He had done the same in a practice round a day earlier, and he came back just fine. The Durango High School junior did it...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

LIVINGSTON: Football’s delay of game provides opportunity

Football has never seen a delay of game like this. There won’t be high school football this fall in Colorado. The same goes for the colleges of Adams State, Colorado Mesa, Colorado School of Mines,...

DATE: Aug. 8, 2020 | CATEGORY: High School Sports

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