Ski Slopestyle http://kajx.org en The 411 on the X Games http://kajx.org/post/411-x-games <p>For the 13<sup>th</sup> year Aspen hosts the X Games starting Thursday at the Buttermilk ski area. But, beyond the competitions on the hill, downtown Aspen will see concerts and events sharing in the spirit of the games. While it will be fun, it could lead to some traffic, parking and other issues for folks trying to get around town.</p><p>So, Aspen Public Radio has created a simple guide for the big questions you might have about the X Games, how to get there, where to park, tickets, breaking news and more.</p><p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 17:40:32 +0000 Rob St. Mary 13208 at http://kajx.org The 411 on the X Games Road to Sochi: Carbondale Freeskier Meg Olenick Follows in Family's Footsteps http://kajx.org/post/road-sochi-carbondale-freeskier-meg-olenick-follows-familys-footsteps <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Twenty-five year-old <a href="http://megolenick.com/">Meg </a></span><a href="http://megolenick.com/">Olenick</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> &nbsp;grew up skiing in Aspen, trailing her two older brothers. When they started doing tricks at the terrain park, </span>Olenick<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> followed suit. Soon, she was competing in </span>slopestyle<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> skiing around the world. The discipline is new to the Winter Olympics in 2014 and </span>Olenick<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> wants to be part of history in the making. Aspen Public Radio's Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;reports.</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 23:57:37 +0000 Marci Krivonen 10138 at http://kajx.org Road to Sochi: Carbondale Freeskier Meg Olenick Follows in Family's Footsteps