Alice McKennis http://kajx.org en New Castle Ski Racer Alice McKennis Overcomes Severe Injury for a Chance at Olympic Games http://kajx.org/post/new-castle-ski-racer-alice-mckennis-overcomes-severe-injury-chance-olympic-games <p>The 2014 Winter Olympics are less than two months away and local athletes are preparing. Ski racer Alice McKennis has a good shot at making Team USA if she can overcome a serious injury. Earlier this year the New Castle native crashed at a race in Germany. Late last month in Copper, she made some serious headway. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonen reports.</p><p></p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:54:29 +0000 Marci Krivonen 11168 at http://kajx.org New Castle Ski Racer Alice McKennis Overcomes Severe Injury for a Chance at Olympic Games Road to Sochi: Alice McKennis uses Lessons from Ranch Life on Ski Slopes http://kajx.org/post/road-sochi-alice-mckennis-uses-lessons-ranch-life-ski-slopes <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Road to </span>Sochi<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is a look at the ten athletes from the Aspen area who are training with the hopes of making it onto the 2014 Winter Olympic team.</span></p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 20:40:03 +0000 Marci Krivonen 7945 at http://kajx.org Road to Sochi: Alice McKennis uses Lessons from Ranch Life on Ski Slopes