Monday, March 8, 2021

Atomic announces 2020 summer test schedule

With the opening of Timberline Lodge on Mount Hood, OR, Atomic looks ahead to the summer ski camp season by today announcing its summer test schedule for 2020.

Local organizer says Birds of Prey too early to call

The Vail Valley Foundation, organizer of the Xfinity Birds of Prey Audi FIS Ski World Cup, stated that it is too early to determine the possible effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the event.

Tyler Shepard joins Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club as Alpine Competitive Director

Tyler Shepherd will join the SSWSC as its new Alpine Competitive Program Director beginning July 1st.

Green Mountain Valley School honors class of 2020 with athletic challenge

Over 220 Green Mountain Valley School (GMVS) students, staff, and alumni honored their 32 student member Class of 2020 with a unique athletic challenge.

Video: Shiffrin shares her thoughts on Lienz GS “comeback”

In the latest episode of In My Head, Shiffrin recaps "the most important race of her season."

Passing of influential Slovenian FIS council member a milestone

In a career that spanned 43 years, Janez Kocijančič was one of the most influential leaders in sport.

Sugar Bowl Ski Team & Academy names Brian Krill as executive director

Sugar Bowl Ski Team & Academy (SBSTA) is excited to announce that Brian Krill will be joining SBSTA as its executive director, effective July...

Erik Lundteigen named Northern Michigan University’s alpine head coach

Northern Michigan University continues to work on implementing its 2020-21 enrollment initiatives, today hiring Erik Lundteigen as coach of the new Alpine ski program...

Alpine skiing Italy proposes postponement of Cortina World Championships to 2022

To avoid further financial loss, the Cortina 2021 Foundation proposed to the FIS Council that World Championships be rescheduled.

Parallel rule changes on the docket at FIS meetings

The FIS’ Alpine Skiing Committee has put forward new parallel rules for the 2020-21 season that accommodate athlete feedback

Lindsey Vonn: The Final Season nominated for two Sports Emmy awards

Teton Gravity Research has been acknowledged for Outstanding Camera Work and Outstanding Sports Promotional Announcement.

Forest Carey, Ben Brown named alpine coaches of year

U.S. Alpine Ski Team Coach Forest Carey (Park City, Utah) and Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club U16 Coach Ben Brown (Steamboat Springs, Colo.) picked up Alpine Coach of the Year honors from U.S. Ski & Snowboard.

Mt. Mansfield Ski Club & Academy Announces the Addition of Full-Time Academy

Premier Vermont club to enter the full-time academy game next fall.

Ski Racing Media opposes discrimination, makes donation to Winter4Kids

Over the past week, we have been listening and have engaged in conversations about the lack of diversity in our sport. We know we can do better.

Mikaela Shiffrin to provide commentary during Livestream of her documentary on NBC Sports’ Facebook

Shiffrin will relive her historic 2018-19 season with fans while watching Mikaela's Masterpiece.

FIS considers Euro-only World Cup in 20-21

All options are on the table, including a significantly more limited alpine World Cup calendar that keeps European racers closer to home.

Anna Veith expected to announce retirement Saturday

With rumors circulating about Veith's retirement, the announcement is reminiscent of Marcel Hirscher's announcement in the past.

US Ski & Snowboard announces clubs of the year

Stratton Mountain School and the Franconia Ski Club were top winners.

FIS to Ban All Fluorinated Wax For 2020-21 Season

FIS Council votes to ban wax additive starting next season.

Jeff Shiffrin, father of World Cup racer, dies

The ski racing community is shocked to learn of the passing of Jeff Shiffrin, father of World Cup athlete Mikaela Shiffrin.

Save lives, fight COVID-19 with ski goggles

In times of crisis, especially when instructed to stay home, it can feel difficult to help, but one ski hill tucked away in the Berkshire Mountains has given the ski world an opportunity to make an immediate impact.

Which Summer Camp is Right for You?

Looking to ski some gates this summer or get in tip-top shape before next season rolls around? We've got you covered in our 2019 summer camp feature.

2020 NCAA skiing championship field announced

Official selections of the men and women competing in the alpine and nordic National Championships in Montana have been made.

Mikaela Shiffrin and Chris Anthony host a youth art contest

The two professional skiers team up to host a contest for elementary-aged students artwork to be featured in an upcoming documentary, Mission Mt. Mangart.

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