The ramifications of the decision on local universities is not clear.
Through the organization You Can Play, professional, college and high school athletes are speaking out for their gay teammates
Slideshow: The National Sports Center for the Disabled, based at Winter Park, is a favorite training spot for athletes preparing for the 2014 Paralympics in Sochi.
In the sport of skijoring, horses tow skiers over jumps and around obstacles. Colorado is home to several skijoring festivals.
The Fletcher brothers from will compete together -- and against each other -- in Nordic combined events at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Slideshow: Brothers Bryan and Taylor Fletcher from Steamboat Springs, Colo., are part of U.S. efforts to challenge the European dominance of Nordic combined skiing. And as a leukemia survivor himself, Bryan Fletcher worked with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in Utah this year to get kids to draw what it looks like to beat cancer. Fletcher made the drawings into a helmet, which he has worn during World Cup competitions.
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady renew their epic rivalry in Sunday's AFC Championship game in Denver.