Road to Sochi

Road to Sochi Tour makes stop at MOA

6:17 PM, Nov 2, 2013

The countdown to the 2014 Winter Olympics is on with only 96 days to the Winter Games in Sochi.

Road to Sochi Tour stops in Twin Cities

7:20 AM, Oct 28, 2013

Minnesota native and member of the U.S. women's hockey team, Gigi Marvin, stopped by KARE 11 Sunrise to talk about the "Road to Sochi" tour.

Vonn puts off return from knee surgery for a month

3:11 AM, Oct 23, 2013

Still recovering from right knee surgery, Lindsey Vonn has decided to skip Saturday's season-opening race in Austria, preferring to return next month.

Weir out of Sochi after not registering for season

2:20 PM, Sep 17, 2013

U.S. Figure Skating confirmed Tuesday that Weir did not register for the qualifiers for the national championships, where the Olympic team will be selected.

Wrestling wins IOC vote for place in 2020 Olympics

10:02 AM, Sep 8, 2013

Wrestling has been reinstated for the 2020 Olympics, seven months after losing its spot.

Newly retired Apolo Ohno to work in TV at Olympics

6:51 PM, Jul 27, 2013

Apolo Anton Ohno is hanging up his skates to join NBC's coverage of the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Kerri Walsh to go for 4th Olympics, without Misty

1:51 PM, Jun 25, 2013

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings needs a new teammate for her attempt at a fourth Summer Games. She's asked London silver medalist April Ross to be her partner for 2016.

Bolt laughs off idea he's 'past it' after loss

1:54 PM, Jun 11, 2013

Usain Bolt has laughed off suggestions he may be 'past it' and says he is looking forward to defending his world titles at 100 and 200 meters.

US Wrestling officials encouraged by IOC vote

2:07 PM, May 29, 2013

A few months after facing Olympic extinction, wrestling has become a favorite to clinch the final spot in the 2020 Games.

Minneapolis not bidding for Olympics

7:48 PM, Feb 21, 2013

The City of Minneapolis is not bidding to host the Summer Olympics. Mayor R.T. Rybak sent a letter to the U.S. Olympic Committee saying he appreciates the interest in hosting the 2024 games but

Olympian Oscar Pistorius charged with murder of girlfriend

8:06 AM, Feb 14, 2013

Oscar Pistorius has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend after model Reeva Steenkamp was shot inside the Olympic athlete's home in South Africa.

1 year out: Make those travel plans for 2014 Olympics

10:26 AM, Feb 7, 2013

We're one year away from the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, and if you want to go there it's time to start making travel plans.

Minneapolis considers 2024 Olympic bid

10:01 PM, Feb 6, 2013

Minnesota's largest city is considering a bid for the 2024 summer Olympic games. Mayor R.T. likes the idea. So does "Meet Minneapolis," the city's convention and visitors office.

Vonn set to return for World Cup downhill training

4:04 PM, Jan 9, 2013

Lindsey Vonn is set to make her return at World Cup downhill training in Austria on Thursday after an absence of more than three weeks because of an intestinal illness.

Perk shares bloopers from Olympics

4:19 PM, Aug 13, 2012

There were plenty of moments from these Olympic Games in London but for Eric Perkins, there was plenty that might not have been medal-worthy.

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