Monday, April 19, 2021

US Ski & Snowboard President and CEO Tiger Shaw to step down after Beijing...

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U.S. Ski & Snowboard has announced the pending resignation of its President and CEO Tiger Shaw effective March 1, 2022 following the Beijing Winter...

Hannes Reichelt calls it a career, set to forerun Thursday’s super G

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Austrian skier Hannes Reichelt kept winning races after returning from several severe knee and back injuries that hampered his career. The former world champion's latest...

Goggia, Feuz win WC downhill titles after races canceled

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LENZERHEIDE, Switzerland - Sofia Goggia and Beat Feuz became the World Cup downhill champions without needing to put on their skis Wednesday, when the...

SYNC Performance launches freeski collection on Kickstarter

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SYNC Performance, provider of ski apparel, protective ski race equipment, and travel bags based in Vail, Colo., launched into new territory by releasing an...

Tuesday/Wednesday: BRASS 101 mid-season refreshers

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Amidst one of the most deadly avalanche seasons on record, BRASS Avalanche is conducting two BRASS 101 Mid-Season Refreshers for athletes, coaches and clubs....

Canceled World Cup downhill training leaves decisive races at risk

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LENZERHEIDE, Switzerland - World Cup downhill training runs were canceled because of difficult weather conditions on Tuesday, leaving a tight schedule to resolve the...

Fighting for DH title, Sofia Goggia eyes Lenzerheide start

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Since medical staff cleared downhill-standings leader Sofia Goggia for free-skiing activities last week, Rumors had been circulating that the Italian, who was injured in...

At 31, Bernadette Schild announces retirement

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After 13 years on the alpine World Cup, Bernadette Schild announced her retirement Sunday. The news comes 11 weeks after the Salzburg native sustained...

Schwarz takes WC slalom title in race won by Noël

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KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia - Austrian skier Marco Schwarz locked up the men's World Cup slalom title Sunday, finishing seventh in a race won by...

Utah crowned NCAA skiing champions

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The NCAA skiing championships came to a close following the Nordic Freestyle in New Hampshire. Following an outstanding performance across four days of alpine...

Tefre, Smart take NCAA slalom crowns

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Day 3 of the 2021 NCAA Championships was slalom day, or, what CU coach Richard Rokos calls, "the great equalizer.” The script can rewrite...

Liensberger overtakes Shiffrin to end 6-year Austrian drought

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ÅRE, Sweden - Katharina Liensberger ended Austria's six-year wait for a women's World Cup slalom victory on Saturday. In the last race before the World...

Odermatt wins to take lead in GS standings

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KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia - Marco Odermatt won a men's World Cup giant slalom on Saturday to go top of the discipline standings with one...

Rights groups, Olympic leaders in Beijing Games stalemate

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GENEVA - Activists protesting the 2022 Beijing Olympics hoped China's record on human rights would get on the agenda this week at a major...

Vlhova wins Åre slalom to reclaim overall lead, Shiffrin 3rd

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ÅRE, Sweden - Petra Vlhova is back on course to become the first Slovakian to win skiing's overall World Cup title. Vlhova defended her first-run...

Vlhova leads Shiffrin in 1st run of slalom in Åre

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THIS IS A FIRST RUN STORY. READ SECOND RUN STORY HERE. ÅRE, SWEDEN - Petra Vlhova led rival skier Mikaela Shiffrin by nearly half...

Vlhova coach: ‘We made a lot of mistakes this winter’

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For the first time in her career, Petra Vlhova has started in every World Cup ski race this season. It was a calculated strategy...

NCAA champs blast off at Cannon Mountain

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“Money.” That was the term many athletes used to describe the snow surface on Baron’s Run, where the 2021 NCAA Ski Finals kicked off Wednesday....

Jasna officials refute accusations of foul play in Shiffrin start controversy

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Jasna World Cup technical delegate Bohumír Zeman insists that any conspiracy theories suggesting that Mikaela Shiffrin was intentionally held up at the start of...

Hurt closes out world juniors with bronze

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U.S. Ski Team member AJ Hurt won slalom bronze at FIS Alpine World Junior Ski Championships in Bansko, Bulgaria on Wednesday, becoming the first...

Ivica Kostelić, Jan Hudec sound off on FIS, call for change

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Former Olympic and World Cup medallists Jan Hudec and Ivica Kostelić didn’t hold back the punches on a recent podcast when discussing athlete safety...

Resnick top US finisher in world junior debut

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First-time world junior competitor Allie Resnick led the U.S. team with a 12th-place finish in the GS at Bansko, Bulgaria. She was the lone...

Gray Flanagan wins 2021 Berlack-Astle Award

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World Cup Supply, Inc. (WCS) is pleased to announce the first recipient of a Berlack/Astle Award for 2021 is Gray Flanagan of West Burke,...

Early mistake knocks Hurt back to 18th in world junior SG

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The ladies made their World Junior Championship debut in the super G in Bansko, Bulgaria with a single U.S. female representing team USA. The...

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