Saturday, September 19, 2020

Life in the Slow Lane: White Claws and fishing with Bryce Bennett

A few White Claws. Some fishing. A little indoor bow practice. Bryce Bennett has this whole quarantine thing figured out.

Should ski cross be an alpine discipline?

Alpine program director and former Olympian Will Brandenburg has been working hard to encourage a transition.

Fresh off Copper camp, POWDR quickly becoming ski racing’s best friend

Not only has the multi-resort corporation built what is widely considered the world’s top speed and tech training venues and shined as a World Cup host, but it goes the extra mile for racers whenever it can, surmounting melting snow and COVID-era obstacles to provide superb summer training.

7 Ways to Win a Championship Race

Use these strategies to increase the odds of earning a medal.

NASTAR resolves timing issues, extends qualification period for championships

Racers now have through Feb. 22 to qualify for the 2016 National Championships.

8 Tips on Racing a Speed Event

The average masters racer can go 65 miles per hour in super G and 75 mph in downhill.

10 Reasons to Try Masters Ski Racing

Masters ski racing serves up a cocktail of adrenaline, challenge and fun.

US Alpine and U19/21 Championships headed to Sugarloaf

It will be the resort’s sixth time hosting the national championship.

The 6 P’s for ski racing success

A healthy attitude will set you up psychologically and physiologically, so you can ski your fastest.

Macomber tapped for educational leadership role at USSA

Jory Macomber named head of school at the USSA TEAM Academy in Park City, Utah.

American Downhillers launch ski camps for juniors

The elite coaching staff will include Marco Sullivan, Daron Rahlves and Steven Nyman.

5 Ways to Get Faster This Summer

These five exercises will help you ski faster, regardless of what else you do to workout.

High Fives to the Rescue

Eva Twardokens gets a boost from the safety net of the outdoor sports community.

Win a scholarship to the Ligety-Weibrecht Ski Camp

Applications for the LEKI “Full Ride” Scholarship will be accepted through April 15.

Bring Out the Bling – Who won big at the 2015 USSA End-of-Season Awards

Here’s a closer look at the esteemed list for 2015.

Jersey Lights: NorAm ski racing arrives in the Garden State

As an effort to bring ski racing to a wider audience, Winter4Kids is bringing the NorAm cup to Jersey for the first time in history.

USSA Eastern Region Alpine Director announces resignation

Eric Harlow moving on to employment outside of the ski industry.

Health of Sport task force assembled to reduce ski racing cost

The Alpine Sport Committee in 2019 established the Health of Sport task force, which is looking into ways of cutting cost.

Poisson dies after training crash

The World Championship bronze medalist was training speed at Nakiska.

Ben Ritchie Is Gunning for World Cup Success

Vermont teenager and World Junior medalist looks to make his mark on ski racing's biggest stage.

Reflecting on Sochi at USSA Partner Summit 2014

With 17 medals at last season’s Olympic Winter Games, USSA’s marketing team had many highlights to review at the organization’s annual Partner Summit.
HAFJELL,NORWAY,11.MAR.15 - ALPINE SKIING - FIS Junior World Championships, Super G, men. Image shows Erik Arvidsson (USA). Photo: GEPA pictures/ Christopher Kelemen

USSA names 2017 Junior World Championships team

The team is led by defending Junior World Downhill Champion Erik Arvidsson.

World Cup venue to host spring training camps

Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows will host junior and professional athletes this spring and summer.

How to Eat like a World Cup Star for a Week

What champions really eat for breakfast.

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