Paralymic Games http://kajx.org en Road to Sochi: Athletes in Aspen Prep for Paralympic Games, also in Sochi http://kajx.org/post/road-sochi-athletes-aspen-prep-paralympic-games-also-sochi <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Not all of the athletes who train in Aspen will be heading to the Olympics, some will compete in the </span>Paralympics<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, which are also held in Russia. These Games in March feature events like alpine skiing, biathlon and wheelchair curling.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Seven athletes on the U.S.&nbsp;</span>Paralympic<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> National Team train in Aspen. And, they’ve got a good shot at making the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">P</span>aralympic<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> team. Kevin </span>Jardine<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">works with the U.S. Olympic Committee and helps out in Aspen, with the Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club’s Adaptive Program. He spoke with Aspen Public Radio's Marci Krivonen.</span></p><p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen 9016 at http://kajx.org Road to Sochi: Athletes in Aspen Prep for Paralympic Games, also in Sochi