In just one conversation with Brandenburg you’ll find there’s a beauty in the relationship between his head and heart you will seldom find in humans, let alone professional athletes with a top-10 Olympic result on their list of accomplishments.
USSA Director of Sport Education Brian Krill will be departing the organization to take on a new role as Executive Director of the Jackson Hole Ski & Snowboard Club.
Julia Mancuso – four-time Olympic medalist, five-time World Championships medalist and icon in the action sports community – answers questions about her desire for adventure, blogging, spirituality and more in Red Bull’s The Red Bulletin.
Burke Mountain Academy is a step closer to seeing its student-athletes train inside the Ronnie Berlack Center following the May 21 official groundbreaking ceremony.
Eight new members joined the USSA Board of Directors at its annual meeting during USSA Congress.
The 2015-16 season has wrapped—the World Cup has finished, national titles were given, but that didn't mean the athletes were done skiing.
The National Winter Sports Education Foundation is in the final eight for this year's FIS SnowKidz award.
Nine clubs achieved certification this season in the USSA's podium certification process.
USSA President and CEO Tiger Shaw delivers his opening address to 2016 USSA Congress attendees in Park City, UT.
USSA will recognize accomplished athletes, coaches and leaders at the annual Chairman’s Awards Dinner during USSA Congress.
Aerialist Kiley McKinnon won the female pro/olympic category at the 2016 State of Sport Awards.
Olympian Julia Mancuso has teamed up with Spyder Active Sports for a giveaway of her favorite Spyder gear.
The Bryce and Ronnie Athlete Safety and Security (BRASS) Foundation is being formed in memory of Ronnie Berlack and Bryce Astle, two young athletes who died in an avalanche in 2015.
Sure, speed suits are tight and colorful, but there is a lot that goes into the engineering processing to make them fast. Ski Racing takes a look at the ubiquitous Spyder speed suit and what goes in to the design process.
This year, the award goes to Cecily Decker (Saranac Lake, NY, Eastern Regional Team /New York Ski Education Foundation) and Ben Ritchie (Waitsfield, VT, National Training Group/Green Mountain Valley School).
If you’ve heard of Cody Marshall, it might be because of his accident a few years ago. And it’s not easy to forget; he sports a glaring reminder on the top of his shaved head—a gnarly scar that stretches from the top of his forehead to the back of his sku
Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) is a name you hear constantly in the ski racing world. And the rest of the sports world is starting to take notice.
There’s nothing more American than football, and while the U.S. Ski Team is inherently American, there isn’t much relation between the NFL and ski racing. However, in 1994, the two sports merged and it resulted in Tommy Moe taking home two Olympic medals.
After a tough beginning of the 2015-16 season, Steven Nyman attacked the second half with force and power—snagging four podiums in the last four downhills.
This year, after days of delays, four-time Olympian Daron Rahlves (Sugar Bowl, CA) and pro snowmobiler Levi LaVallee snagged the top prize for the first time at the 2016 Arctic Man.
Congratulations, Lindsey Vonn!
Huge congratulations to Lindsey Vonn from everyone at the U.S. Ski Team.
LIVE: Women's DH Training 3:30pm ET
Women's downhill training live from the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail/Beaver Creek.
VIDEO: Lindsey Vonn Winning Run
Lindsey Vonn skis to her record 62nd career Audi FIS Ski World Cup win.
WATCH: Women Train on Raptor
The U.S. Ski Team ladies headed to the Raptor course to get ready for February's 2015 FIS World Championships at Vail/Beaver Creek.
VIDEO: Shiffrin Wins Slalom by 1.68
Mikaela Shiffrin claimed the Snow Queen Trophy with a 1.68 second slalom win in the Audi FIS Ski World Cup in Zagreb.
A Day with the Speed Unicorns
What's life like on the road with the Audi FIS Ski World Cup tour? Let's follow the Speed Unicorns for a day.
Lindsey Vonn Winning Val d'Isere DH
Lindsey Vonn skied to a 61st career Audi FIS Ski World Cup win with victory in the Val d'Isere downhill.
Steven Nyman Winning Run
Steven Nyman dominated the Saslong in Val Gardena, Italy, taking a third career victory on one of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup's toughest courses.
VIDEO: Ligety 2014 Beaver Creek GS
Ted Ligety comes from behind, moving up from fourth to take the win with a stunning second run in the Audi Birds of Prey giant slalom at Beaver Creek.
USSA Fall Alpine Coaches Symposium
The fifth annual Fall Alpine Coaches Symposium will be held at Copper Mountain, CO, from November 5-9, 2014.
VIDEO: Shiffrin Wins Lenzerheide SL
World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) came from behind to win her fourth slalom race of the season, sealing the first Audi FIS Alpine World Cup slalom title of her young career.
VIDEO: Ligety Wins Lenzerheide GS
World Champion Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) punctuated the best season of his career with a sixth giant slalom win at the World Cup Finals on Saturday. He joined Ingemar Stenmark as the only other man to win six or more World Cup giant slalom races a season
VIDEO: Ligety Locks Up GS Title
Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) shredded the wet snow with authority, winning the Kranjska Gora giant slalom and securing the fourth Audi FIS Alpine World Cup GS title of his career.
VIDEO: Mancuso 3rd in Garmisch SG
Another super G, another podium finish for Julia Mancuso. World Championship bronze medalist Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, CA) was third Sunday in the final super G of the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup "regular season."
VIDEO: Ross' First World Cup Podium
Laurenne Ross (Bend, OR) finished a stunning second in the Garmisch downhill to become the sixth U.S. women's speed athlete to podium this season. It was the first top three of her career.
First Tracks Unveiling of this years U.S. Alpine team!
The fasted women on skis return to Aspen this year for the 2015 Nature Valley Aspen Winternational
2016 U.S. Alpine Championships at Sun Valley, ID
The Audi Birds of Prey, one of the biggest downhill ski races on the planet.