Utah bid leaders convene with IOC decision-makers in Lausanne as pursuit of 2030 Winter Games heats up

Salt Lake City-Utah Committee for the Games chief executive Fraser Bullock and chairwoman Catherine Raney Norman are being joined by USOPC CEO Sarah Hirshland and chairwoman Suzanne Lyons, among a delegation visiting Switzerland to further state their case to once again host the Olympic Winter Games. Vancouver bid makes push of their own unveiling new, innovative concept

Salt Lake City enlists Lindsey Vonn to promote 2030 bid in trip to IOC headquarters

The 2010 Olympic skiing champ will be schmoozing, not schussing, in the race for a future Winter Olympic Games

Michael Phelps, Lindsey Vonn, Dawn Staley head list of finalists for U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame

The Class of 2022 finalists also includes Mia Hamm, Natalie Coughlin, Shani Davis and Bode Miller




Italian Skiers Excited About Milan-Cortina 2026 Bid

(ATR) 1956 Winter Olympics host city Cortina d'Ampezzo welcomes women's Alpine World Cup to town this week.

Downhill Delight for Italy

(ATR) Sofia Goggia bests Lindsey Vonn and the rest of the field to take gold.

Italian Style in the Winter Olympic City -- Photodesk

(ATR) Organizers expect thousands of visitors to Casa Italia in PyeongChang over the next two weeks. See inside for a gallery of photos.

Vonn, Miller, Davis, White Among New Topps Olympic Trading Cards

No Plans for Team USA Skipping PyeongChang 2018

(ATR) USOC responds to comments by U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations calling USA participation an "open question".


FIS to Decide if Lindsey Vonn Races Against Men -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also: GAISF approves first observer federations; Iranian chess player transfers to U.S.

Alpine World Ski Championships Come to St. Moritz -- Photodesk

(ATR) The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships will conclude on Feb. 19. Click here for photos. 

Lindsey Vonn Teams Up with Team USA Sponsor Reese's to "Do Summer Like A Winter Olympian"

Today, Reese’s brand debuted their “Do Summer Like a Winter Olympian” Rio 2016 Olympic Games campaign, featuring U.S. Olympic gold medalist skier Lindsey Vonn.

Injury-Riddled Alpine World Cup Nears Conclusion in Switzerland

(ATR) Injuries to top ski racers mark the 2015-16 Alpine Skiing World Cup season that wraps up this weekend.

Star Ski Racer Vonn Mentors Young Olympians at Youth Olympic Games

(ATR) U.S. ski racing star Lindsey Vonn took a short break from her busy competition schedule to meet with young Olympians in Lillehammer. 

Vonn Dominates Cortina Olympic Anniversary Races - On the Scene

(ATR) Lindsey Vonn is most decorated downhill racer with a 37th career World Cup downhill victory in Cortina d’ Ampezzo

Russian Athletics Eager to Clean Up Reputation -- Media Watch

(ATR) Media weigh in on steps Russian sports leaders are taking to ensure their clean athletes will compete in Rio.

Vonn, Alpine Skiers "Perplexed" About Beijing 2022

(ATR) The world's top skiers question IOC decision to bring the 2022 Winter Olympics to Beijing.

PyeongChang 2018 "Boosts National Pride" with Korean Ambassadors

(ATR) The PyeongChang 2018 Organizing Committee will add three new honorary ambassadors this Saturday.

Lindsey Vonn Named Ambassador on Visit to PyeongChang

(ATR) Vonn is the first honorary ambassador from outside of South Korea.

Olympic Champion Lindsey Vonn Named 1st International Games Ambassador for PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games

"Lindsey Vonn: The Climb" Available Worldwide Wednesday, January 28 On Red Bull TV

Race Cancellations Slow Vonn Quest for Record

(ATR) Fierce winds played havoc at Bad Kleinkirchheim, cancelling two FIS women's World Cup alpine races.

Lindsey Vonn takes on Youth Olympic Games role for Lillehammer 2016

With 500 days to go to the second Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today that Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn will reprise her role as Ambassador for the Games, which will take place in February 2016.

Vonn Named to NBC Team; NHL May Keep Players Home

(ATR) Also: Canada puts safety before hockey gold ... Commonwealth Games seminar ... Spain and Japan name teams.

U.S. Announces Record Squad for Sochi

(ATR) Team USA will bring a record 230 athletes to the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Sochi Loses Top Star

(ATR) Skier Lindsey Vonn says she is “devastated” by her decision not to compete at the Sochi Olympics.

NBCUniversal to Provide Unprecedented Coverage of Sochi 2014 Olympics

RIA Novosti Roundup -- IPC President Speaks, Incentives for Gold, Vonn's Hopes Dented

(ATR) Philip Craven talks Paralympic TV coverage ... Russians who take gold in Sochi will net a big payday ... Lindsey Vonn could miss the Games.

Sochi a Landmark for Freestyle Skiing

(ATR) The largest freestyle skiing program ever will be staged in Sochi ... Speculation abounds on Lindsey Vonn's Olympic status ... Shaun White on the Winter Games.

Golden 25 Women: Lindsey Vonn - Skiing Superstar, Gold Medal Hopeful

(ATR) U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn has the power to captivate audiences like few other winter athletes, male or female, if she recovers from a knee injury. She is the latest entry for the Around the Rings Golden 25 for Women, presented by Ernst & Young.

Longer, Straighter Skis Debut; Kasper Talks Sochi; Vonn Still Hopes to Race Against Men

(ATR) Alpine skiers open their World Cup tour on controversial new skis mandated by the International Ski Federation ... FIS president addresses Sochi's busy winter of test events ... Lindsey Vonn makes intentions clear ... More from ATR's Brian Pinelli in this Ski Report ... 

Qatar Ramps Up World Cup Work; Vonn Eyes Men's Race; Rugby for Olympic Stadium?

(ATR) Organizers announce strategic plan, stakeholder cooperation agreements for 2022 ... Lindsey Vonn asks FIS for "one chance" to race alongside men ... London showpiece among potential venues for 2015 Rugby World Cup ... More inside this Federations Roundup ...

Security Chief Rejoins Rio; Vonn Owes Back Taxes; France Studies 2024 Bid, 2018 Failure

(ATR) Court rejects complaint against Rio 2016 security director ... Lindsey Vonn owes more than $1.7 million in back taxes ... French NOC president tells Around the Rings a decision on 2024 will only come after a full investigation into Annecy 2018 ... 

Ski President on 2012 Season, Sochi Test Events, Winter YOG, Freestyle Tragedies

(ATR) Gian-Franco Kasper tells Around the Rings he was generally satisfied with the outcomes across all disciplines this winter but that the deaths of two Canadian freestyle skiers cast a dark shadow over the season.

Olympic Photodesk - Moscow Night Skiing; 2012 Diving Test Event

(ATR) Around the Rings was on the scene in Moscow as top skiers competed at the 1980 Olympic Park. Images from London 2012's diving test event also inside.

On-the-Scene Photodesk - Sochi Downhill Test Events

(ATR) Around the Rings was on the scene for Sochi's first-ever World Cup test events in preparation for the 2014 Winter Olympics. ATR's Brian Pinelli covers the women's event inside.

On the Scene - Ladies Take Flight on Sochi Downhill Track

(ATR) Lindsey Vonn and company get their first glimpse of Sochi's future Olympic downhill course during the first of three scheduled training runs ... ATR's Brian Pinelli reports from Rosa Khutor ...