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Burmeister has lead in Iditarod, first to leave Galena

...holding them."Dallas Seavey fact: The former Alaska high school wrestling champion spent a year at the U.S. Olympic Training Center before turning his attention back to dogs.ALIY ZIRKLEThis could be the year Aliy Zirkle finally takes the...
Seavey first Alaskan to win USA Wrestling title Army soldier stationed in Fairbanks. Bockert, who got some of his wrestling training experience at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., recently signed on with the Army for another three years so he could help continue...
A surprise from Alaska

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Wrestler Tela O'Donnell lives in a dorm room at the U.S. Olympic Training Center, a long way from home. Home is Homer, Alaska, where gender barriers are as rare as sunshine in winter. "There's nothing...
Juneau's other Olympian

...but USA Cycling came calling again in December 2002. Donaldson was offered a permanent job working at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. He traveled with USA Cycling to China for the Tour of Ginghai in Lake Ginghai...
Alaska guide to the Games

...first schools to create a women's wrestling program. After her first year, she was invited to train at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. She now attends the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs and is a biology...
Former UAF shooter aims for the gold in Paralympics

...Jordan returned to his home in Franktown, Colo., and began shooting again, eventually making his way to the U.S. Olympic Training Center at Colorado Springs. Some of his recent accomplishments include winning the air rifle gold medal and the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Boozer was one of 26 players, all born after Jan. 1, 1980, to go through the first round of cuts at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. ``It's a big honor,'' Boozer said in a phone interview during the first...
Urata training like an Olympian

...national team on May 27. On June 10, Urata moved to Colorado Springs, Colo., and spent five weeks at the U.S. Olympic Training Center. There, she trained, swam, ate and competed like an Olympian. "It was very cool," Urata said. "I...
Alaska Native makes Olympic team

...slept. The motion promoted healing and helped ward offdeconditioning. Doctors and physical therapists at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif., worked on her for a month, trying to strengthen her leg, particularly her quad...
Tompkins has midas touch

...Tompkins said. ``I went to three camps, at Mount Hood (near Port-land, Ore.), Austria and at the (U.S.) Olympic Training Center (in Colorado Springs, Colo.) All those camps helped keep our minds on ski-ing this summer.'' Over...


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