ski racing http://kajx.org en Road to Sochi: Knee Injury Takes Aspen Ski Racer Out of Olympic Trials http://kajx.org/post/road-sochi-knee-injury-takes-aspen-ski-racer-out-olympic-trials <p></p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 00:35:56 +0000 Marci Krivonen 12267 at http://kajx.org Road to Sochi: Knee Injury Takes Aspen Ski Racer Out of Olympic Trials 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