The Summer Olympics kick off in just one week with 9 competitors from the Treasure Valley. NBC announced the front-runners to carry the United States flag for the opening ceremony.
Boise's own Kristin Armstrong is on that list! How cool would that be to see her front and center waving that American flag...
A Nampa woman is headed to the Paralympics in Rio at the end of July.
Samantha Tucker is a member of the U.S. Paralympic Archery Team and a United States Air Force veteran. In 2010, she lost her arm in a motorcycle accident.
She met a Paralympian gold medalist who introduced her to archery...
Kristin Armstrong was back in town Saturday night for the 30th annual Twilight Criterium, and the kids that turned out to meet her will also be seeing her on TV next month competing in the Olympic games.
Football, baseball, basketball, and soccer seem to be the biggest, most popular sports i the US, but the Olympics inspire kids to stick with whatever sport they love and feel drawn to. And Kristi
A Boise State runner finished in 2nd place in the NCAA cross country championships last fall, but then suffered a knee injury that kept her out of competition in the spring.
She's recovered now and she's back on the track. How great would it be if the big comeback takes her all the way to the Olympic Games in Rio?