Four-time Audi FIS Alpine World Cup overall champion Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) will start the three-race Audi FIS World Cup speed series beginning Friday in Lake Louise.
Lindsey Vonn skied solidly in her first downhill training run since being injured last February. Stacey Cook led the USA in sixth in the first training run at Lake Louise.
BEAVER CREEK, CO (Dec. 4) - Over a foot of overnight snow and a forecast for continuous snow throughout the day has canceled the second of three Audi Birds of Prey downhill training runs scheduled for Beaver Creek.
Lindsey Vonn is expected to begin official downhill training Wednesday in Lake Louise in anticipation of this weekend's downhill.
The schedule of events for this weekend's Audi Birds of Prey World Cup has been adjusted.
Despite another day of flat light and a late start number, Travis Ganong (Squaw Valley, CA) powered through light snow to finish 22nd at the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup super G opener Sunday.
Slalom World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) earned her first Audi FIS World Cup giant slalom podium Sunday, taking second during the final event of the Nature Valley Raptor women’s World Cup week.
Slalom World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) sits in second place after laying down an inspired first run for her hometown crowd during the final event of the Nature Valley Raptor women’s World Cup week.
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association and EUROVISION have sealed an agreement giving USSA the media rights to the 2015 and 2017 FIS Alpine and Nordic Ski World Championships, including the 2015 Alpine Ski World Championships in Vail/Beaver Creek.
The Audi FIS Alpine World Cup held its downhill opener Saturday amid cloudy skies and challenging flat-light conditions.
Swiss Lara Gut set the speed pace for the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships with victory in both the Nature Valley Raptor downhill and super G.
“It’s why I ski race, to be in the Olympics and compete for my country and to be a part of such an amazing event.” – Olympic Champion Julia Mancuso
The 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships women’s downhill successfully hosted its first World Cup Friday to open the Nature Valley Raptor World Cup week.
Lindsey Vonn was back on snow, freeskiing Thanksgiving morning at Vail
This year, a group of athletes moved Thanksgiving up to celebrate with their friends before the competition season kicked off. (Photo: Noah Hoffman)
Two-time Olympic downhiller Stacey Cook (Mammoth Mountain, CA) and long-time U.S. Ski Team partner Sun Valley Ski Tools (SVST) announce the 2013 Stacey Cook/SVST Scholarship Winners.
Stacey Cook rocketed to the fastest training run Wednesday in preparation for Friday's Nature Valley Raptor downhill World Cup.
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) is taking advantage of the Sochi Olympic season to roll out a host of new merchandising programs.
The Best in the World U.S. women's speed team tested the brand new Raptor downhill course on Tuesday to open the Nature Valley Raptor women's race week at Beaver Creek.
American ski racing fans will be treated to LIVE U.S. TV coverage when the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup comes to Beaver Creek, CO later this week.
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.
VIDEO: Mancuso 2nd Garmisch Super G
Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, CA) tied with Slovenian Tina Maze for second in a sun-soaked Garmisch super G.The result plants Mancuso 65 points behind Maze in the super G title chase with two super G races remaining on the calendar.
VIDEO: Ligety Trains GS in Sochi
Ted Ligety gives us a firsthand look at the 2014 Olympic giant slalom track in Sochi, Russia.
VIDEO: Shiffrin Wins Schladming SL
Teen Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) became World Champion Saturday winning slalom gold at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Schladming. Shiffrin became the third youngest woman to win slalom World Championship.
VIDEO: LIgety Wins 3rd Gold
Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) made history winning his third gold at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Schladming. Ligety becomes first since Jean Claude Killy 45 years ago in 1968 to win three or more gold in one World Championships.
VIDEO: Shiffrin 6th in Worlds Debut
Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) was sixth in her World Championship debut, knifing the bottom to score her best international GS finish ever.
VIDEO: Ligety Gold Again in SC
Ted Ligety earns his second FIS Alpine Ski World Championships gold in the Schladming super combined. It was the fourth career World Championship medal for Ligety including the third gold.
VIDEO: Mancuso 5th in Schladming DH
Julia Mancuso finishes 5th in the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships downhill in Schladming, Austria, just .15 off the podium. Marion Rolland (FRA) went on to win the race.
VIDEO: Ligety Wins Schladming SG
Ted Ligety wins the FIS Alpine World Championships super G in Schladming, Austria.
VIDEO: Mancuso 3rd in World Champs
Julia Mancuso led the American charge with a third place finish in the FIS Alpine Skiing World Championships super giant slalom in Schladming, Austria. This is Mancuso's fifth career World Championships podium.
VIDEO: Shiffrin 3rd in Moscow
Mikaela Shiffrin beats Wendy Holdener in the small finals of the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup Moscow City Event to finish 3rd overall.
First Tracks Unveilling of this years U.S. Alpine team!!!
New for this season, the World Cup Ladies will also pay a scheduled visit to Beaver Creek.
U.S. Alpine Championships and NASTAR Naitonals combine to create The Championships presented by Nature Valley
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- Race Info
- Vonn to Start Lake Louise Speed Series
- Vonn Solid in Official Downhill Training
- Snow Cancels 2nd Birds Training Run
- Vonn Preparing to Race in Lake Louise
- Birds of Prey Schedule Change
- Ganong 22nd in Lake Louise Super G
- Shiffrin Earns First GS Podium
- Shiffrin Poised for First GS Podium
- USSA to Manage U.S. World Championships...
- Miller 16th in Lake Louise Downhill
- Gut Sweeps Raptor Speed Series
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