Rachel Blount

Reporter/Columnist | Sports
Phone: 612-673-4389
Rachel Blount is a sports columnist and general assignment reporter, with a particular emphasis on Olympic sports.

Recent content from Rachel Blount

Heliskier comes full circle at Canterbury Park

After last year’s scary stumble, he’s come full circle with second title.

Updated: September 01, 2013, - 09:00 PM

Horses are 'a way of life' for Goebels family

The Goebels are three generations deep in racing interest and decades into building it in Minnesota.

Updated: September 01, 2013, - 12:03 AM

'Focused' on Olympics, Vonn ready to get back on her skis

Months after tearing up her knee, Lindsey Vonn is in the training room, aiming for the Olympics and looking to start competing in November.

Updated: August 29, 2013, - 12:11 AM

Foal falloff keeps state-bred races lean at Canterbury

Canterbury Park will have a big day with small fields, a problem left over from a troubled time that the track is yet overcoming.

Updated: August 09, 2013, - 06:30 AM

Selig gratified players offered support for suspensions

Commissioner Bud Selig said support, especially from players, has been gratifying in the wake of a stressful PED investigation.

Updated: August 08, 2013, - 08:10 AM

Lakeville's Podominick makes sacrifices to pursue Olympics discus dream

Pursuing the perfect discus toss has meant a life of sacrifice for Liz Podominick.

Updated: August 07, 2013, - 10:50 PM

Community steps up after tornado victimizes two Canterbury trainers

All was lost before a community uplifted two Canterbury trainers victimized by a tornado.

Updated: July 30, 2013, - 07:29 AM

USA Hockey names five for Hall of Fame in Eveleth

The five newest inductees into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame occupy various places along the game’s spectrum.

Updated: July 26, 2013, - 12:38 AM

Higher purses revitalize Canterbury Park as expected

Wagering, attendance and the number of horses all have increased at Canterbury Park this season.

Updated: July 13, 2013, - 01:06 AM

For Twins announcer Bremer, more hits than errors

During high school in Staples, Minn., Dick Bremer took speech classes, which planted the idea of building a career around his voice. His plan worked well.

Updated: July 09, 2013, - 11:19 AM

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