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

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...

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...

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!

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...

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...

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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 season, or seasons. Sometimes, it’s best to just enjoy seeing one of those special performers who are obviously one of the best to ever compete in their sport. In the big […]
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ALPINE SKIING Preview: World Cup resumes in Bansko and Crans-Montana

The final month of the Alpine World Cup is upon us, with three stops each for the men and women before the World Cup...

ALPINE SKIING: Shiffrin wins Stockholm City Event for record-tying 14th seasonal victory

The World Alpine Championships only ended last Sunday in Are (SWE), but the top technical skiers were back in action on Tuesday in Stockholm...

ALPINE SKIING: Worlds conclude with Hirscher’s third gold in men’s Slalom

Austria’s Marcel Hirscher had won two golds in each of the prior three Alpine World Championships, but that was not going to happen in...

ALPINE SKIING: Shiffrin takes fourth World Championships Slalom title

Mikaela Shiffrin knew she had to be ready from the start to win the 2019 Alpine World Championships Slalom. After her bronze medal on Thursday...

ALPINE SKIING: Norway’s Kristoffersen earns sweet Worlds golds in men’s Giant Slalom

If it were not for the great Marcel Hirscher (AUT), Norway’s Henrik Kristoffersen would be one of the most decorated skiers on the planet. But...

ALPINE SKIING: Vlhova fights through wind for women’s Giant Slalom gold

The women’s World Championships Giant Slalom appeared to be all set for 2010 Olympic champion Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany, who forged a solid 0.19-second...

ALPINE SKIING: Swiss win Team Event in World Champs over Austria

The World Alpine Championships are a showcase for the finest skiers in the world. The Team Event is an event which very few people...

ALPINE SKIING: Pinturault takes Combined for first individual World title

The Alpine Combined – the Downhill and Slalom – is an almost-extinct event, rarely contested on the World Cup circuit and in danger of...

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