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TSX INTEL REPORT: More events to be moved from Tokyo due to heat? Here...

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= TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 1 November 2019 = ● LANE ONE ● IOC moves Tokyo marathons and walks, but are there still more events to be moved? The International...

TSX REPORT: UCLA names Drake Stadium track after Rafer Johnson; Kiwi teen Robinson surprises...

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≡ TSX REPORT ~ 28 October 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● UCLA dedicates famed Drake Stadium track to Betsy & Rafer Johnson Anyone connected with UCLA sports since...

ALPINE SKIING: Robinson stuns Shiffrin, Pinturault wins in Soelden Giant Slalom

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The FIS Alpine World Cup season opened – for the 20th straight year – in Soelden, Austria, with surprises from the start. The women’s Giant...

TSX REPORT: The World Beach Games came and went; did you notice? + Paris...

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≡ TSX REPORT ~ 24 October 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● What was all the fuss about the World Beach Games, anyway?  Although a major topic of discussion...

ALPINE SKIING Preview: Shiffrin starts run for fourth World Cup title in Soelden

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It’s hardly winter in many parts of the world, but with a thick bed of snow on the Rettenbach Glacier at the Soelden Ski...

TSX REPORT: Athlete’s rights seems like a good idea, but for which athletes and...

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≡ TSX REPORT ~ 21 October 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● Two conferences and two different views of “athlete’s rights”  Two conferences taking place almost simultaneously 7,745 miles...

TSX DAILY: Skiing superstar Hirscher retires at 30; sprinter Gatlin escapes injury at Zagreb...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 5 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: Marcel Hirscher, one of the greatest skiers in history, retires at 30  Although widely...

ALPINE SKIING Panorama: Brilliant Hirscher declares retirement after 8 straight World Cup titles

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“You know me. I either go all in, putting 150% effort or nothing. I can be very satisfied with my career, I was very...

ALPINE SKIING: Amazing Shiffrin takes Slalom, Giant Slalom and two more Crystal Globes

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Even for someone who is a two-time World Cup Champion and two-time Olympic Champion, this was a career year for Mikaela Shiffrin. Still just 24,...

ALPINE SKIING: Paris sweeps men’s speed events and Shiffrin wins the Super-G title in...

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We’re only halfway through the FIS World Cup Final, but a series of firsts has highlighted the speed races, including first-ever discipline wins for...

ALPINE SKIING Preview: World Cup Final on this week in Andorra, with five Globes...

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The biggest prizes of the Alpine World Cup season – the overall World Cup winners – have been decided, but there are still considerable...

ALPINE SKIING: Eighth World Cup title in a row for Marcel Hirscher!

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It was a formality for sure, but the amazing Marcel Hirscher (AUT) continued to set new records by winning his eighth consecutive overall World...

ALPINE SKIING: Shiffrin wins record 15th World Cup race, closes in on Giant Slalom...

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An almost-perfect weekend of skiing for Mikaela Shiffrin saw her just about close the books on her goals for the 2018-19 Alpine World Cup...

ALPINE SKIING Preview: Shiffrin chasing a record; Hirscher tries to lock up another Crystal...

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The next-to-last weekend of the Alpine World Cup season could be a history-maker as the two great stars of the season can claim new...

ALPINE SKIING: Paris sweeps Kvitfjell Downhill and Super-G to close in a Crystal Globe

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Italy’s Dominik Paris won both the Downhill and Super-G races in Kvitfjell (NOR) to edge closer to a career first: an Alpine World Cup...

ALPINE SKIING: Mikaela Shiffrin wins seasonal World Cup while relaxing in Italy

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Bad weather brought good news for American skiing superstar Mikaela Shiffrin. Heavy snows in Rosa Khutor (RUS) – site of the 2014 Olympic Winter competitions...

ALPINE SKIING Preview: Speed skiers weekend in Norway and Russia … maybe

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The men’s Alpine World Cup lost two speed races in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER) in early February due to rough weather and had hoped to make...

ALPINE SKIING: Pinturault and Kristoffersen repeat Worlds wins in Bansko

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The men’s World Cup in Bansko (BUL) had a familiar look from the recent World Championships as both of the winners had earned gold...

SNOWBOARD Preview: Parallel season titles on the line in Secret Garden

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China hosts the eighth and ninth Snowboard Parallel races this weekend in Secret Garden, a ski resort about 112 miles northwest of Beijing. The...

LANE ONE: Appreciating the amazing Mikaela Shiffrin: is she the finest skier ever?

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In the midst of seasons and watching who wins and who loses, it’s easy to lose perspective when seeing an athlete having a historic...

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