Saturday, May 8, 2021

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."

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

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.

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.

U.S. Alpine Ski Team announces 2020-21 nominations

In total, 43 athletes have been named to the 2020-21 U.S. Alpine Team.

Sweden’s Andre Myhrer, Matts Olsson retire

Swedish tech stars Andre Myhrer and Matts Olsson have opted to retire at the end of the 2019/20 season. Both athletes had hoped to...

Ted Ligety tests new product at Deer Valley

Miss watching good skiing? Check out this edit of Mr. GS ripping around at Deer Valley before the resort closures.

Mikaela Shiffrin announces All-In Challenge auction

Prizes include VIP tickets to the Killington World Cup, an Ikon pass, and new Atomic boots, skis, and bindings.

Wengen races in trouble?

An ongoing financial conflict between Swiss Ski and Wengen's organizing committee puts into question the viability of the Lauberhorn on the World Cup calendar.

Passing the time on social media

Some of your favorite athletes from across generations have taken to social media to entertain and share some happiness during the quarantine.

U.S. Ski Team’s Wiley Maple announces official retirement

Long-time American Downhiller, Wiley Maple, has decided to take it easy after a back injury hindered his World Cup performance.

Nina Haver-Loeseth announces retirement after comeback season

The 31-year-old Norwegian missed out on 2018/19 due to injury. Now, after earning a couple more top tens int the 2019/20 season she has chosen to end her career.

Coronavirus Update: FIS considers canceling remainder of World Cup season, Cortina unlikely

With Cortina d'Ampezzo under level 4 advisory, CEO Tiger Shaw says US Ski & Snowboard will heed all travel warnings.

Tina Weirather ends storied career

The 30-year-old walks away from the World Cup with a large collection of accolades and a strong sense of accomplishment.

US alpine team looks to get back on snow

With so much uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, international travel, and domestic regulations, the U.S. alpine team is adapting and planning to make decisions on the fly as training opportunities become available.

Norway releases 2020-21 National team selections

This year's national teams were reduced by a total of five people.

World Cup races in Are, Sweden canceled, ending women’s WC season

FIS has official announced that due the coronavirus outbreak has reached the World Cup, and in turn the Are races are canceled.

Ski racing community comes together to support Shiffrin family

In the wake of Jeff Shiffrin's passing, the ski racing community has come together to show love and support to the Shiffrin's in their time of grief

FIS makes it official: World Cup Finals canceled

In a statement from the FIS, the international body confirmed reports that the World Cup Finals in Cortina d'Ampezzo are canceled and will not be replaced.

Austria announces 2020-21 National Team

13 women and seven men will make up this year's national group.

Canada’s Dustin Cook announces plans to retire

The 31-year-old will retire in Kvitfjell, Norway ending a 12-year-long career on the World Cup circuit.

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