Thursday, October 22, 2020

Shiffrin Takes Super-G at Worlds, Vonn Crashes but Escapes Unscathed

Shiffrin steals the gold medal by 0.02 in a crowded top five. Vonn sets sights on Sunday's downhill.

Brignone, Goggia lead Italian speed charge in Sochi super G

The first successful World Cup competition since the 2014 Olympics is held at Rosa Khutor.

Italy’s Innerhofer Will Not Race Beaver Creek

34-year-old opts to rest ailing knee.

Mayer Claims Super-G Gold in PyeongChang, Cochran-Siegle Fastest American

Austrian takes second career Olympic gold.

Norwegian Braathen opens season with career-first win

The Norwegian was fifth before posting the second fastest time in the decisive leg to finish ahead of Swiss duo Marco Odermatt and Gino Caviezel.

Shiffrin’s Stability in Slalom is Unwavering

After an emotional day on Saturday, Shiffrin collected her 43rd career slalom win on Sunday in exciting fashion.

FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2021 in Cortina confirmed

In a conference call meeting today, the FIS Council confirmed that the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Cortina, Italy will take place as originally scheduled from February 9-21, 2021.

Local organizer reflects on Birds of Prey cancellation

In a world full of unknowns and uncertainties, canceling the Xfinity Birds of Prey FIS World Cup in Beaver Creek has been a tough pill to swallow. But officials at the Vail Valley Foundation (VVF), the event's organizer, believe it was the right decision.

BREAKING: Paris Wins First Bormio Downhill

Italian wins first of two downhills this weekend.

Gisin Grabs Combined Gold as Shiffrin Settles for Silver

Swiss go gold and bronze on the last day of individual competition.

Swiss Stun Austrians in Zauchensee Downhill

Corinne Suter claims her career-first victory and the first Swiss women’s downhill win on Austrian soil in more than 10 years

BREAKING: Paris Wins Again in Bormio

Italian star goes two-for-two on home snow.

Switzerland announces 2020-21 National Team

A total of 96 athletes were accepted into one of Swiss Ski's alpine squads — 10 more than in the previous season.

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."

Key decisions at FIS meetings: parallel, fluoros, World Champs

FIS Council meetings wrapped early this week, providing more clarity coming into 2020-21.

Austria’s Veith Reveals She Considered Retirement After Latest Knee Injury

30-year-old World and Olympic Champion nearly called it a career last spring.

Switzerland’s Luca Aerni moves to Fischer ski

The 27-year recently made the switch from long-time sponsor Salomon.

BREAKING: Vlhova Wins Zagreb Snow Queen Title

Slovakia's Petra Vlhova was crowned in front of hundreds of screaming fans in her first win over Shiffrin in the 2019/2020 season.

Missing home, Mikaela Shiffrin ponders skiing future

VIENNA (AP) — A year that turned Mikaela Shiffrin’s world upside down has left the American standout wondering how much time she...

World Cup heads into season full of questions

VIENNA (AP) — The usual jitters before alpine skiing’s World Cup season opener won’t be limited to the racers this weekend.

Kaestle rejoins Austria’s supplier pool after Liensberger dispute

Thanks to new partnerships with Dalbello, Lange, and Marker, Kaestle was able to close the deal after a 23-year absence from the OSV pool.

The story behind the decision: Biesemeyer reflects on his ski racing career

On Thursday, Thomas “BZ” Biesemeyer announced he would be stepping away from the sport of ski racing. What's next? A lot of studying and the possibility to return to the sport at a later time.

Pinturault Breaks Through in Are Men’s Alpine Combined

French star claims his first individual World Championship gold.

Pinturault secures combined globe in Hinterstoder

The race for the overall globe remains tight between Pinturault, Kilde, and Kristoffersen.

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