Category Archives: World Cup

Behind the Gold: Ryan Cochran-Siegle

Val d’Isere, France – Gold comes in many forms. Last weekend on the icy pitch of the fabled O.K. course in Val d’Isere, a 15th-place World Cup super G result gleamed brighter than an Olympic medal for Vermont’s Ryan Cochran-Siegle. It had been nearly four years since his last major international speed event in February, 2013. … Continue reading Behind the Gold: Ryan Cochran-Siegle

Gasser and McMorris Win Olympic Big Air Test Event

PyeongChang, South Korea – Austrian snowboarder Anna Gasser and Canada’s Mark McMorris celebrated impressive wins on Saturday at this season’s second big air World Cup competition, staged at Alpensia Ski Stadium as an Olympic Test Event for PyeongChang 2018. On a huge scaffolding ramp constructed right across from the Olympic ski jumping hills, Gasser was able to maintain her momentum from her triumph at Milan, Italy … Continue reading Gasser and McMorris Win Olympic Big Air Test Event

Shiffrin Wins at Home in Killington

Killington, VT – America’s slalom sensation, Mikaela Shiffrin of Eagle, Colo., did it again on Sunday in Killington, holding off Veronika Velez Zuzulova of Slovakia and Swiss racer Wendy Holdener to win yet another Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup slalom. Shiffrin earned her 22nd career World Cup victory — and her 13th straight in slalom — … Continue reading Shiffrin Wins at Home in Killington

France’s Tessa Worley Wins Killington GS

Killington, VT – As Vermont’s winter weather closed in on the World Cup women on Saturday, France’s Tessa Worley braved a rough, bumpy track on Killington’s Superstar trail to take the giant slalom win as the Audi FIS Ski World Cup returned to the U.S. East Coast for the first time in 25 years. It was Worley’s first World … Continue reading France’s Tessa Worley Wins Killington GS

2017 U.S. Alpine Ski Team Named

Park City, UT – The 2017 U.S. Alpine Ski Team has officially been announced and is headlined by Olympic medalists Bode Miller (Franconia, N.H.), Ted Ligety (Park City, Utah), Lindsey Vonn (Vail, Colo.), Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, Colo.), Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, Calif.) and Andrew Weibrecht (Lake Placid, N.Y.). The season commenced with the U.S. Ski Team’s annual … Continue reading 2017 U.S. Alpine Ski Team Named

PHOTOS: Faces Behind the Killington World Cup

Killington, VT – The eyes of the ski racing world are focused on Killington this weekend as it hosts the 2016 Audi FIS Ladies Alpine World Cup and the focus, at least for Americans, will be on Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin who, at 21 years-old, was born four years after a World Cup competition was … Continue reading PHOTOS: Faces Behind the Killington World Cup

Who Will Be Crowned Superstar in Killington?

Killington, VT – The athletes are en route to Killington, and the excitement has been steadily building to what will be one of the biggest events of the season – the first Audi FIS Ski World Cup to make its way east in 25 years. Killington Mountain is primed to play host to the best female … Continue reading Who Will Be Crowned Superstar in Killington?