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USA's Kaitlyn Farrington wins halfpipe gold

USA TODAY - 12 Feb 2014
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- It didn't take long for the Farrington family to come up with a formula for how they were going to pay for their teenage daughter, Kaitlyn, to start traveling the country to participate in snowboarding contests. If it was a ...
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Smokin' Aces Film Showings

Flathead Beacon - 23 Oct 2018
On Oct. 24 and 30, Smokin' Aces Events will host two film showings at the Remington Bar in Whitefish. Smokin' Aces is a local organization that produces events and builds community spirit through outdoor sports and philanthropy. The films highlight the ...
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The Most Exciting Skis and Snowboards of 2019

Outside Magazine - 05 Nov 2018
The compact, all-mountain Klassy was designed by pro Kaitlyn Farrington, and testers were quick to call it one of the best carvers of the year. It combines a wide waist and stubby directional shape with rocker between the feet for hoverboard-like ...
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Olympic win reminded him of a favorite story

Norwalk Reflector - 20 Feb 2018
We were told that local girl Kaitlyn Farrington had won a gold medal in the snowboard halfpipe at the recent Olympics and that she was going to be honored on a stage 150 feet from where we were sitting. Within an hour, a couple thousand people showed up.
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USA's Kaitlyn Farrington wins halfpipe gold

USA TODAY - 13 Feb 2014
If it was a short trip from their home near Sun Valley, Idaho, somewhere like Jackson Hole, Wyo. or Summit County, Colo., Gary Farrington would need to sell one cow from their ranch at auction. If Kaitlyn needed to bring along a coach, he might need to ...
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Chums Introduces Ambassador Team

SGB Media (press release) (blog) - 10 Oct 2018
The team includes anglers Blake Wilson, LeAndra Guerike, Tyler Woolcott and Noah Lynk; paddlers Shane Green, Tyler Bradt, Jo-Beth Stamm, Tyler Soule, Seaver Taylor and Bobby Perkins and Explorers Anna Wong, Kaitlyn Farrington, Stacy Bare, Eric ...
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Kaitlyn Farrington retires from snowboarding - 15 Jan 2015
Kaitlyn Farrington, the surprise Sochi Olympic halfpipe champion, is retiring less than a year after winning gold due to a congenital spine condition she learned of in the fall, according to Farrington, 25, has congenital cervical stenosis ...
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Olympic dreams take flight in Sun Valley's Air Barn

KTVB - 13 Feb 2018
A slopestyle snowboarder, Gluck says he draws inspiration from the athletes who have trained in the facility before him - like 2014 Olympic gold medalist Kaitlyn Farrington and Chase Josey, who is competing in the halfpipe in PyeongChang. "It's amazing ...
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No cause determined in fire at Sun Valley Resort ski lodge

The Spokesman-Review - 08 Jun 2018
Snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington also learned at the resort and won a gold medal in the halfpipe at the 2014 Olympics in Russia. The Sun Valley region became a seasonal destination for the elite after novelist Ernest Hemingway, who is buried in Ketchum, ...
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Video: Meet Snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington - 21 Oct 2013
Meet Kaitlyn Farrington. In this athlete spotlight video, the 2014 Olympic hopeful in halfpipe snowboarding discusses her first time on a snowboard, her eclectic refrigerator magnet collection and love for another sport — golf.

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