Big splash from Swim Trials had ripple effect for Omaha
Pyrotechnics highlight the National Anthem and opening ceremony during the evening session of the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials at the CenturyLink Center on June 26, 2012.
Posted: Sunday, January 20, 2013 12:00 am
Omaha can thank a summer sport for its success in landing its biggest winter sporting event of all time.
There's a long list of reasons for the city's selection as host of the 2013 U.S. Figure Skating Championships: a top-of-the-line venue, a connecting hotel, a well-organized city sports authority.
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Sunday, January 20, 2013 12:00 am.