US Olympic Training Center

Colorado Springs, CO The US Olympic Training Center (OTC) is much like a small college campus where Olympic and National Team athletes can live and train year round, often for many years in a row. Instead of classrooms and lecture halls there are workout facilities,...

Journey to Sochi, Part 5

March 8, 2014 Rhosa Khotor, Russia Paralympic Downhill Race Beep! 30 seconds. I push up to the starting gate, trying to find a good place to put my outriggers so that I push through the starting wand with maximum speed. I must breath! My heart-rate is too high....

Journey to Sochi, Part 4

February 25, 2014 Tarvisio, Italy World Cup Finals It is extremely difficult to write while Jimi Hendrix’s rendition of the Star Spangled Banner is playing at ear drum rupturing volume in the background. That is an inconvenience I am willing to live with,...