Category Archives: World Cup

David Wise, of Reno, Nev., flies to victory in Friday's freeskiing finals a the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix's first stop this season, at Copper Mountain, Colo. (photo: Sarah Brunson/U.S. Freeskiing)

Three U.S. Freeskiing Athletes Podium at Grand Prix as U.S. Women Sweep Snowboarding

Copper Mountain, CO – The first stop of the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix wrapped up this weekend at Copper Mountain in Colorado, with U.S. skiers and snowboarders delivering strong performances. A heated early season battle went down on Friday as freeskiers took first to Copper’s Main Vein halfpipe. Olympic Champion David Wise, of Reno, Nev., and […]

(L to R) Julia Mancuso, Lindsey Vonn and Stacey Cook celebrate the first-ever women’s World Cup podium sweep following Saturday’s downhill in Lake Louise (AB), Canada. (photo: U.S. Ski Team)

Lindsey Vonn Places Exclamation Point on Comeback with Downhill Win

Lake Louise (AB), Canada – American ski racer Lindsey Vonn confirmed that she’s fully recovered from knee surgery by winning a World Cup downhill race in Lake Louise on Saturday on her first weekend back in the starting gate. Vonn’s victory on Saturday, her 60th, capped a first-ever U.S. Ski Team podium sweep. Early-running Stacey […]