University of Colorado skier happy to represent Buffaloes in Olympics

BOULDER, Colo. -- University of Colorado women's Nordic skier Petra Hyncicova will compete in three Olympic races in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

The two-time NCAA champion is making her first Olympic appearance. She is one of 10 Nordic skiers representing the Czech Republic.

Hynicova will compete in three cross country races.

Feb. 10: Ladies' 15K Skiathlon (combines 7.5K of both disciplines into one race, starting at 12:15 a.m. MST)
Feb. 13: Ladies Sprint Classic (qualification heats start at 1:30 a.m. MST)
Feb. 25: Ladies' 30K Mass Start Classic (actually starts at 11:15 p.m. MST on Feb. 24)

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