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Two Alaska skiers win U.S. Nordic sprint titles

...throughout the races, Flora held off Carl Swenson, a 1994 Olympian from Boulder, Colo., to win the men's sprint. Torin Koos of Leavenworth, Wash., was third. The victory was worth $1,200 and strengthened Flora's bid for a spot on the...
Anchorage's Kikkan Randall makes U.S. skiing history

...third in a sprint in China after the 2006 Turin Olympics; Randall finished third in Rybinsk last season and a week later Torin Koos was third in Otepaeae, Estonia. "We knew it was just a matter of time before any of us got it. It's just so good...
Alaska qualifies four more for Olympic Team

...of Bend, Ore.; John Bauer of Duluth, Minn.; Patrick Weaver of Bend, Ore.; Carl Swenson of Boulder, Colo.; Torin Koos of Leavenworth, Wash.; Kris Freeman of Andover, N.H.; and Andrew Johnson of Greensboro, Vt.; and Flora. This...
Alaskans In Sports

...title over defending champion Dario Cologna.Koos, Bjornsen Classic Distance WinnersSOLDIER HOLLOW, UT (Jan. 6) - Torin Koos (Wenatchee, WA) of the Bridger Ski Foundation and APU Nordic's Sadie Bjornsen (Winthrop, WA) were winners Sunday...
U.S. team picked for the 2003 World Nordic Ski Championships

...include Dave Chamberlain, 27, Bethel, Maine; Lars Flora, 25, Anchorage; Andrew Johnson, 25, Greensboro, Vt.; Torin Koos, 22, Leavenworth, Wash.; and Justin Wadsworth, 34, Bend, Ore. Also on the women's team are Aelin Peterson...
Anchorage skier wins her 1st national championship

...teammates, you couldn't ask for anything better," Bjornsen said. The men's final was won by U.S. Ski Team member Torin Koos of Leavenworth, Wash. Taking fourth in the six-man race was Erik Bjornsen of Winthrop, Wash., Sadie Bjornsen's...
Alaska Native makes Olympic team

...82 Caitlin Compton, Minneapolis, 29, 11/7/80 Kris Freeman, Andover, NH, 29, 10/14/80 (2002, 2006) Torin Koos, Leavenworth, 29, 7/19/80 (2002, 2006) Garrott Kuzzy, Minneaplis, 27, 1½6/82 Andy Newell, Shaftsbury...
Alaskans headline ski team

...Olympics. Newell, of Shaftsbury, Vt., is making his second trip to the Olympics. Other past Olympians on the team are Torin Koos, of Leavenworth, Wash., who has a World Cup podium finish and is competing in his third Games, and James Southam...


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