Since 1949, people have been competing in the sport of skijoring in Leadville, Colo. Silverton, Minturn and Steamboat Springs also host skijoring events.
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.
And it could happen sooner than you think.
When Lyndsey Fry takes the ice in Sochi, Russia, next month, she'll also carry with her the memory of Liz Turgeon, a friend who was supposed to be there as well.
Slideshow: Athletes traveled to Breckenridge, Colo., this past weekend to compete in the Dew Tour where U.S. Olympic hopefuls vied for a chance to represent their country in freeski super pipe and slopestyle events.
Freeski super pipe and slopestyle are among the events debuting at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Several athletes training at Vail hope to represent Team USA in these events.
After our conversation with a Boulder author about a meaningful, yet brutal hiking experience, listeners reached out with their stories of physically challenging adventures.