Kikkan Randall

Mikaela Shiffrin and three U.S. Ski & Snowboard Teammates Nominated for Sportswoman of the Year

Four U.S. Ski & Snowboard athletes have been nominated for the 2018 “Sportswoman of the Year” awards, presented annually by the Women’s Sports …

Skiing

Olympic Skier Kikkan Randall Reveals She Was Recently Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

At the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, earlier this year, Kikkan Randall and teammate Jessie Diggins led the U.S. team to its first …

Cancer

Olympic medalist Kikkan Randall announces cancer diagnosis

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Kikkan Randall has been diagnosed with early stage breast cancer.<p>The 35-year-old cross-country skier known for pink-highlighted hair said Wednesday on social media that "the color pink has taken on a new chapter" in her life. She said the prognosis is …

Breast Cancer

Olympic Gold Medalist Skier Kikkan Randall Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

Olympic gold medalist Kikkan Randall has been diagnosed with breast cancer, Randall announced on social media. Randall, 35, took to Twitter to reveal …

Breast Cancer

Olympic Gold Medalist Cross-Country Skier Kikkan Randall Announces Breast Cancer Diagnosis

<i>Kikkan Randall poses for a portrait at the Team USA Media Summit on Sept. 27, 2017 in Park City, Utah.</i><p>Known for her swath of pink hair and dance …

Breast Cancer

Olympic gold medallist Randall reveals cancer diagnosis

LOS ANGELES (AFP) -<p>Kikkan Randall, who this year teamed with Jessie Diggins to win the United States' first-ever cross-country skiing Olympic gold medal, announced on Wednesday she is battling breast cancer.<p>Randall, a five-time Olympian and mother of a two-year-old son, wrote about the diagnosis on …

Breast Cancer

Olympic gold medalist Kikkan Randall diagnosed with breast cancer

Olympic gold medalist Kikkan Randall said on social media Wednesday she’s recently been diagnosed with breast cancer.<p>Randall, along with U.S. teammate Jessie Diggins, made history in Pyeongchang by becoming the first American female cross country skiers to win an Olympic medal — and it was gold. …

Olympics

US Olympic Medalist Skier Kikkan Randall Announces Breast Cancer Diagnosis

U.S. Olympic gold medalist Kikkan Randall has been diagnosed with breast cancer.<p>Randall tweeted the news Wednesday:<p>The 35-year-old partnered with Jessica Diggins to capture gold in the women's team sprint cross-country competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.<p>Randall told …

Breast Cancer

Hundreds Cheer Olympic Gold-Medalist Diggins In Stillwater

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> The snow was the perfect touch for fans of gold-medal cross country skier Jessie Diggins.<p>Hundreds came out for a homecoming …

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Kikkan Randall and her fellow Olympians take the stage in Anchorage

People filled Town Square Park in downtown Anchorage to celebrate Alaska's Olympians on Wednesday evening. Cross-country skiers, a snowboarder and a …

Winter Olympics

Olympic skier inspires girls at L.L. Bean event

FREEPORT — It isn’t every day that young athletes get to work out with an Olympic gold medalist in the aisles of L.L. Bean.<p>Which may explain why two …

L.L.Bean

Interviews with Diggins, Bjornsen and Randall at 2018 L.L. Bean U.S. Long Distance National Championships

March 27, 2018 (Craftsbury Common, VT) – Following today’s women’s 30km CL, the final race of the season, we caught up with winner Jessie Diggins …

L.L.Bean

WATCH LIVE – Women’s 30km CL Mst at 2018 L.L. Bean U.S. Long Distance National Championships

March 27, 2018 (Craftsbury Common, Vt.) – Watch the Women’s 30km CL Mass Start LIVE including Olympic champions, Jessie Diggins and Kikkan Randall, …

L.L.Bean

USA’s Kikkan Randall Retires with Olympic Gold and Storybook Ending to an Amazing Career

March 22, 2018 – As the 2017/18 ski season winds down, so do the international racing careers of Kikkan Randall and Liz Stephen, two of the longest …

Nordic Skiing

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Stay up to date on your favorite Team USA athletes and offers from the Team USA Shop.<p>Thanks for signing up and showing your support for America's …

Winter Olympics

Five For Friday: Cross-Country Skiing

<i>Jessie Diggins competes in women's sprint at the FIS Nordic World Cup on Feb. 20, 2016 in Lahti, Finland.</i><p>Olympic gold medalists Jessie Diggins and …

Team USA

How The Race Was Won: Women’s Team Sprint Video Analysis

<i>In his own unique style, special guest Cosmo Catalano from Cyclocosm.com breaks down how Kikkan Randall and Jessie Diggins won Olympic gold in</i> …

South Korea

Gold medal-winning cross-country skiers hung out with 'Hamilton' cast

There are a ton of perks for Olympians and medalists when they return to the U.S. after the Games, and why not, right?<p>For gold medal-winning cross-country skiers Jessie Diggins and Kikkan Randall – who made history by winning Team USA’s first women’s medal in the event – those perks most recently …

Team USA

How the US women won gold in the women’s cross-country team sprint

One of my favorite moments from the 2018 Winter Olympics was the US team of Jessie Diggins and Kikkan Randall winning the women’s cross-country team …

Winter Olympics

Chris Egan's family welcomes him home from Olympics

After nearly a month in South Korea covering the Olympics, KING 5's Chris Egan returned to the arms of his loving family at Sea-Tac …

Brazil

Best biathlon moments from the 2018 Winter Olympics

From Laura Dahlmeier’s dominant start to Martin Fourcade historic performances, check out the best moments from the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics …

Winter Olympics

Winners and losers from the 2018 Olympics: NBC, Lindsey Vonn, Swiffers and more

It seems like just two weeks ago that Yuna Kim lit the Olympic cauldron to get the 2018 Winter Games started. But now it’s over. So much to recap, so little space.<p><b>Winner: Elizabeth Swaney</b><p>Sure, she doesn’t do any tricks on the halfpipe and, sure, her Hungarian roots are thin at best and, sure, many …

Lindsey Vonn

The Olympic flame has been extinguished. The USOC should be next.

Every two years, athletes scrape the grime and graft off of the Olympics, and restore them to magnificence. We should demand that the Jessie Digginses, Red Gerards, John Shusters and Lamoureux sisters become the genuine focus of this country's Olympic movement. Congress should knock down the U.S. …

Sports

Best moments at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics last two and a half weeks, but the moments last a lifetime. The 2018 Games were nothing short of exciting, with plenty of history …

Winter Olympics

Winners and losers from the Pyeongchang Olympics

Montana

Who’s likely to field strong figure skating team in Beijing?

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Four years can be an eternity in figure skating. Injuries, ennui, growth spurts, coaching changes, even rules …

Winter Olympics

Best cross-country skiing moments from the 2018 Winter Olympics

From the United States’ first-ever cross-country gold medal to the Shirtless Tongan, check out the best moments from the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics …

Winter Olympics

Top luge moments from the 2018 Winter Olympic Games

From Chris Mazdzer’s silver to Germany’s dominance, the luge did not disappoint in PyeongChang. Here are the best moments from the 2018 Winter</b> …

Winter Olympics

Best snowboarding moments from 2018 Winter Olympics

A pair of American teenagers became breakout stars, and a 22-year-old from the Czech Republic proved to be one of the most versatile athletes in …

Winter Olympics

Incredible call perfectly captures Randall/Diggins' historic moment

"GOLD!!" NBC Olympics' Chad Salmela enthusiastically calls one of Team USA's most-epic moments of the PyeongChang Olympics as Jessie Diggins crosses …

Winter Olympics