Tuesday, December 1, 2020

One of the world’s most ambitious skiers is planning on charging harder than ever...

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Looking ahead to a race schedule riddled with “ifs” and unknowns, Ryan Cochran-Siegle is planning to “let it all hang out” this season. One...

Marc Gisin ends ski race career 2 years after serious crash

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Swiss skier Marc Gisin announced the end of his racing career on Monday, saying he had not fully recovered from a serious crash two years ago. In...

Pinturault beats out Kristofferen to take parallel win

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Alexis Pinturault edged Henrik Kristoffersen in a floodlit men's World Cup parallel event on Friday for his 30th career win. The Frenchman built a lead...

In parallel debut, Moltzan 2nd; Vlhova takes 3rd-straight win

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Petra Vlhova won her third World Cup race in six days Thursday, beating unheralded Paula Moltzan of the United States in a floodlit parallel...

Val d’Isere races moved to Italy

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Two men's World Cup races scheduled in France next week were switched to Italy on Thursday because of a lack of snow. The International Ski...

The Pino Preview: Dueling for our attention

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While we always come into the season feeling a little blind, not knowing who’s on pace, there’s no better occasion to whiteboard than when...

Allie Resnick battles through injury to get World Cup nod

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Photo: Max Hall/US Ski & Snowboard After a strong performance at national championships last week, in which she finished third in the giant slalom, Allie...

New, streamlined World Cup parallel format to debut this week

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After a tumultuous 2019-20 season characterized by crapshoot results and public complaints from athletes, the World Cup parallel season returns with men’s and women’s...

Another COVID outbreak sidelines Swiss racers

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A statement from the Swiss Alpine Team confirms positive tests among three of its racers, Loïc Meillard, Justin Murisier, and Marco Odermatt. The athletes...

Vlhova wins 2nd slalom in 2 days, Shriffin finishes 5th

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With Mikaela Shiffrin working her way back onto the World Cup circuit after 10 months away, Petra Vlhova has kept their joined winning streak...

Shiffrin finishes runner-up to Vlhova in comeback race

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Petra Vlhova held on to her opening-run lead to beat Mikaela Shiffrin on Saturday in a women's World Cup slalom that was the American's...

Anna Swenn-Larsson feels ‘sad, empty’ to not be racing in Levi

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Anna Swenn-Larsson spoke out on Instagram Friday about the recent COVID-19 development that will prevent her from racing in Levi this weekend. "I'm sad....

The Pino Preview: Not expecting any surprises in Levi (but can’t wait to see...

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And yet between the first writing of that headline and circling back to edit, comes our first surprise. Finnish authorities have just quarantined the...

Manfred Moelgg, family test positive

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According to reports out of Italy, which have been confirmed by SRM, Manfred Moelgg is the latest athlete to test positive for COVID-19 and...

After long break, Shiffrin grateful to be racing again

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Set for a return to ski racing after 300 days away, Mikaela Shiffrin is looking for the answer to a question she has been...

Swedes in quarantine; Anna Swenn-Larsson, teammates to miss Levi

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The Swedish ski team in Finland has been placed into quarantine after a COVID-19 outbreak among its personnel. The team has been isolated by...

Lech/Zuers, Courchevel set to move forward

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On Tuesday, FIS announced a positive snow control for Lech/Zuers, which is scheduled to host men's and women's parallel events Nov. 26-27. The races...

Canadian women’s slalom team readies for Levi, navigates uncertain season

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When race organizers in Levi received the green light by FIS for this weekend’s World Cup women's slalom opener, the slalom-focussed Canadian women’s team...

Ledecka poised for downhill title chase

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Over 54 seasons of FIS World Cup skiing, no Czech ski racer has ever hoisted a discipline title globe, a feat that Ester Ledecka...

Val d’Isere gets green light to host 3 weeks of racing

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Despite an ongoing lockdown in France, which is likely to be extended past Dec. 1, FIS in conjunction with the local organizer in Val...

Alice Merryweather embraces mentorship on U.S. Ski Team

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It’s been an unusual prep period for all athletes this year. Alice Merryweather would normally spend her spring and summer attending Dartmouth College, but...

Despite COVID obstacles, Storm Klomhaus hopes to make a run at World Cup

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Fully recovered and homework out of sight, Klomhaus is hoping to set the stage and ski her way into World Cup spots.

Racers focus on ‘the skiing part’ as international travel gets complicated

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Everyone in the international ski race community is aware that several scenarios could derail their season. But at the moment, such thoughts lie at...

NBC’s Peacock Premium will live stream World Cup races

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Peacock Premium will live stream World Cup competitions in Winter Olympic sports this season, starting in two weeks. Events that previously streamed on NBC Sports...
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