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HEARD AT HALFTIME: Tokyo 2020’s Mori reports apology from Board member suggesting delay; new...

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News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Games of the XXXII Olympiad: Tokyo 2020 ● The head of the...

THE TICKER: Coronavirus kills FIS Alpine finals; Russian athletics finally contrite; more Nassar abuse...

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The latest news, notes and quotes from the worldwide Five-Ring Circus: ● Alpine Skiing ● The coronavirus danger in Italy has cancelled the FIS Alpine...

HIGHLIGHTS: World Champs in Biathlon, Luge, Sailing and Speed Skating, including a surprise silver...

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: ● ALPINE SKIING ● The Coronavirus epidemic in China caused the scheduled men’s World Cup racing in...

HIGHLIGHTS: World Indoor Series win for Brady Ellison; U.S. women’s 69-game water polo win...

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: ● ALPINE SKIING ● An especially busy week for the women’s World Cup circuit, with a mid-week...

HIGHLIGHTS: Shiffrin takes ninth medal in 12 World Cup races this season in Zagreb...

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: ● ALPINE SKIING ● The men and women were racing together in Zagreb, Croatia in a Slalom,...

HIGHLIGHTS: Two races, two wins and more history for Mikaela Shiffin!

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: ● ALPINE SKIING ● The amazing Mikaela Shiffrin moved to no. 4 on the all-time World Cup...

HIGHLIGHTS: Shiffrin scores again with Super-G bronze; Bowe wins third straight 1,000 m

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Headline results of noteworthy competitions around the world: Anyone who pays attention to alpine skiing is running out of superlatives to shower on American superstar...

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...

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: 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: Shiffrin takes fourth World Championships Slalom title

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

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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: Consistent Holdener wins women’s Alpine Combined

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

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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 Preview: Shiffrin expected back on the slopes in Slovenia

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Just about two-thirds of the women’s Alpine World Cup racing has been completed, and the final races prior to the 2019 World Alpine Skiing...

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

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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...

ALPINE SKIING: Vlhova conquers Shiffrin again, this time in Flachau

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Slovakia’s Petra Vlhova is proving to be a worthy foil to American Mikaela Shiffrin on the FIS World Cup circuit this season, scoring her...

ALPINE SKIING: Amazing Shiffrin wins in Zagreb for fourth “Snow Queen” Trophy

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American skiing superstar Mikaela Shiffrin may be the finest Slalom skier in history and won again on one of her favorite tracks, in Zagreb...

ALPINE SKIING: Shiffrin sets Slalom record in Semmering

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More history for the relentless Mikaela Shiffrin, who won Saturday’s Slalom race in Semmering (AUT) for a career total of 36 World Cup Slalom...

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