Saturday, May 8, 2021

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.

Kindness Wins announces Mikaela Shiffrin as one of its founding champions

Shiffrin joins Tennis great Madison Keys in putting kindness into practice.

T2 Foundation announces 2020 Junior Team

The T2 Foundation is proud to announce the 2019/20 Junior Team roster. For several years the T2 foundation has worked hard to reduce the...

Despite FIS delay, US Ski & Snowboard’s fluorocarbon ban remains for 2020-21

Earlier this month, FIS announced a postponement of its ban on fluorinated waxes until the start of the 2021-22 season, beginning on July 1,...

Off-season ski camps expected to be in full swing

There is a lot to celebrate for many academies, clubs, and private programs this year. First, there was a successful race season domestically and...

GOODE Skis Founder Dave Goode Dies at 64

Goode, 64, died Wednesday while taking part in one of his many passions, piloting his airplane.

NBC Sports will commence World Cup broadcast in Levi; Soelden not on calendar

The opening Alpine World Cup races in Soelden, Austria this weekend are not expected to be broadcast on NBC Sports or any of its...

BLIZ USA honored to welcome 3-time Olympian Resi Stiegler

Hailing from Wilson, Wyo., BLIZ USA's newest Alpine Athlete Force team member has represented the U.S. Ski Team for many years with her skiing...

Canadian team doctor shows behind-the-scenes look at wild World Cup season

People from across the world are eternally indebted to health workers on the frontlines. This is universally accepted. It’s been a grind of epic...

College of Idaho coach Ron Bonneau retires after 30 years

Ron Bonneau, the head coach of the College of Idaho Ski Teams, has announced that he is retiring at the end of this season after 30 years at the helm.

U.S. Ski & Snowboard to host annual congress virtually

In accordance with CDC recommendations to restrict large gatherings, U.S. Ski & Snowboard had to improvise.

In wake of unflattering comments, Petra Vlhova and coach Livio Magoni split

Overall World Cup champion Petra Vlhova will go into the Olympic season without the coach that helped her win skiing's biggest prize this year. The...

Wintersteiger partners with HEAD USA, creates working showroom in Colorado

Wintersteiger NA announced a new North American partnership with HEAD USA. The collaboration, which is an extension of Wintersteiger’s partnership with HEAD Europe, has resulted...

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

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

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...

Luke Winters makes switch to Dynastar

Luke Winters, who stunned fans and commentators alike, finishing second — from bib 40 — in the first run at Val d’Isere in 2019, is changing things up ahead of the 2020-21 season.

Kirk Dwyer to join Carrabassett Valley Academy’s leadership, alpine staff

Carrabassett Valley Academy’s head of school, Kate Webber Punderson, has announced the upcoming addition of Kirk Dwyer to CVA’s senior administration and coaching team.  Dwyer...

Ski Racing Media’s ‘American Downhiller’ to make fall debut

Ski Racing Media, in association with POC and Jalbert Productions International, is pleased to announce the upcoming release of “American Downhiller,” Ski Racing’s first...

Project Apollo and U.S. Ski & Snowboard’s Push for Coach’s Education

Innovative United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee initiative aims to help national team coaches become better communicators and advocates for their athletes.

SHRED. first to launch goggles with a strap made with recycled plastic bottles

PARK CITY, Utah — SHRED. is proud to debut the BigShow Recycled goggle line.“After having completely eliminated plastic from our packaging, we decided to...

Local safety seminar educates the alpine ski racing community

The Kelly Brush Foundation, U.S. Ski & Snowboard, the Olympic Regional Development Authority, and NYSEF came together to teach NorAm racers important safety protocol this week.

Leki: Thank You Lindsey Vonn

Lindsey Vonn will forever be known as one of the best ski racers of all time.

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.

World Pro Ski Tour, MOTOTV collaborate for in-store digital signage

The World Pro Ski Tour and MOTOTV, a customizable in-store television network, announced a content agreement that will bring race footage to MOTOTV digital ad screens in specialty sports retailers, ski resorts and more.

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