Home Tags Lindsey Vonn

Tag: Lindsey Vonn

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

0
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: Pinturault and Kristoffersen repeat Worlds wins in Bansko

0
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...

ALPINE SKIING: Comebacks complete: Stuhec wins and Vonn third in women’s Downhill

0
While the American media has been consumed with Lindsey Vonn’s final race in Sunday’s women’s Downhill at the FIS World Championships in Are (SWE),...

ALPINE SKIING: Consistent Holdener wins women’s Alpine Combined

0
The Alpine Combined is the least-appreciated and least-held event on the Alpine World Cup calendar, but it is still part of the Alpine World...

ALPINE SKIING: First race, first gold for Mikaela Shiffrin in Alpine Worlds

0
What will be a historic year for Mikaela Shiffrin became even more legendary as she skied to her first World Championships gold outside of...

GLOBETROTTING by Phil Hersh: Lindsey Vonn, who sped past limits to top of ski...

0
Lindsey Vonn in downhill training Monday at the World Championships in Are, Sweden. I am not a skier.  So, when I began intermittently writing about...

ALPINE SKIING: 45th World Championships opens in Are Tuesday

0
The Alpine skiing world is gathered in Are (SWE) for the start of the 45th FIS World Championships in the famed ski town, with...

ALPINE SKIING: Shiffrin and Vlhova tie in Maribor; Vonn will retire after World Champs

0
Ties aren’t common, but they show up occasionally in the FIS Alpine World Cup and they did again on Friday in Maribor (SLO) in...

ALPINE SKIING: Hirscher looks for 10th win of the season in Kitzbuehel; will Shiffrin...

0
It’s a sign of how dominant Austria’s Marcel Hirscher is in the Slalom – where he is the five-time seasonal champion – that when...

SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Monday, 21 January 2019

0
Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of what happened over the last 72 hours in Olympic sport: LANE...

ALPINE SKIING: She did it again! Shiffrin wins Super-G at Cortina!

0
What may turn out to be a historic season for American ski star Mikaela Shiffrin turned golden again on the slopes of Cortina d’Ampezzo...

ALPINE SKIING: Vonn 15th and ninth in return to the World Cup in Cortina

0
The FIS Alpine World Cup is the highest level of skiing in the world. American star Lindsey Vonn knows this and returned to the...

SPEED READ: Headlines from The Sports Examiner for Friday, 18 January 2019

0
Welcome to The Sports Examiner SPEED READ, a 100 mph (44.7 m/s) review of the week (so far) in the turbulent world of international...

ALPINE SKIING Preview: Lindsey Vonn readies for season debut in Italy

0
A busy week for both men and women on the slopes, with the men in Switzerland and the women in Italy: ● Women’s World Cup...

ALPINE SKIING: Shiffrin scores again with win in Kronplatz Giant Slalom

0
The amazing Mikaela Shiffrin dominated the FIS Giant Slalom race in Kronplatz (ITA) and cruised to an impressive 1.21 seconds over a world-class field. “This...

ALPINE SKIING Preview: St. Anton World Cup re-scheduled, so Lindsey Vonn will have to...

0
Heavy snow in St. Anton (AUT) has canceled this weekend’s women’s Downhill and Super-G World Cup races, postponing the return of American star Lindsey...

ALPINE SKIING: Sensational Shiffrin sweeps Courchevel for 50th career World Cup win

0
It’s getting harder and harder to come up with superlatives to describe American ski star Mikaela Shiffrin. How about “historic”? Shiffrin, 23, has been on the...

ALPINE SKIING: Vonn WILL ski in the 2019-2020 World Cup!

0
American skiing star Lindsey Vonn has been recovering from a knee injury suffered on 19 November, which has prevented her from competing at one...

ALPINE SKIING Preview: Women’s speed skiers take over Lake Louise

0
The speed racers on the women’s side of the FIS Alpine World Cup finally get their season opener at Lake Louise (CAN), with Downhill...

ALPINE SKIING: Vonn confirms 2018-19 as her last season

0
American skiing superstar Lindsey Vonn confirmed last week that the upcoming 2018-19 FIS World Cup season will be her last. Vonn said in an NBC...

PDF Archives

Recent Posts

Click to Hide Advanced Floating Content
The Sports Examiner The goal of The Sports Examiner is to provide comprehensive, independent coverage of the Olympic Games, the events and sports that are featured within it and the greater Olympic Movement, with special focus on United States athletes and teams. In order to serve the widest-possible readership, the site is free to view. Close
However, there are costs, and we appreciate the support of our readers. Every contribution, no matter big or small, is crucial for our future and an investment in Olympic-sport coverage you won’t find elsewhere. Thanks in advance for your generosity. Contribute to The Sports Examiner