Category Archives: World Cup

Shiffrin is Ready to Return to World Cup Ski Racing

Eagle, CO – Colorado’s Mikaela Shiffrin will be back racing on the World Cup skiing circuit again next week, starting her comeback at the rescheduled Maribor slalom in Crans Montana, Switzerland on Monday. After injuring her knee in a crash while warming up for a race in December, Shiffrin has been rehabbing in Colorado—starting in the gym and recently … Continue reading Shiffrin is Ready to Return to World Cup Ski Racing

Polartec Big Air Kicks Off at Fenway Park

Boston, MA – The U.S. Grand Prix will break new ground this week when it presents the Polartec Big Air at Fenway, a scaffolding big air event situated in the center of one of America’s most iconic baseball venues: Boston’s Fenway Park. Never before has the U.S. Grand Prix featured a big air-only event, and never before … Continue reading Polartec Big Air Kicks Off at Fenway Park

Kim Writes History in Park City

Park City, UT – American snowboarders Chloe Kim and Matt Ladley brought home a double victory for the host nation at this season’s penultimate halfpipe World Cup event, the U.S. Grand Prix which was staged at Park City Mountain Resort on Saturday. Coming off of performances in Aspen, Colo., both 2016 X Games gold medalists paved the way … Continue reading Kim Writes History in Park City

Gut Gains Ground on Vonn

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany – The battle for the overall World Cup title heated up again on a warm, springlike day at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup as Switzerland’s Lara Gut got the best of Lindsey Vonn in Sunday’s Kandahar super G. Vonn was gunning for World Cup win No. 77 following her commanding victory in Saturday’s … Continue reading Gut Gains Ground on Vonn

Janka Wins Jeongseon Super G as Favorites Ski Out

Jeongseon, South Korea – The first Audi FIS Ski World Cup super G on the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic run was a tumultuous one on Sunday, with plenty of DNFs throughout the event—including favorites Kjetil Jansrud of Norway and Dominik Paris of Italy. Switzerland’s Carlo Janka pulled out a dominating victory, skiing cleanly and fast to take … Continue reading Janka Wins Jeongseon Super G as Favorites Ski Out

Justine Dufour-Lapointe Wins Deer Valley Dual Moguls

Park City, UT – Montreal’s Justine Dufour-Lapointe has thrived this week skiing at Deer Valley Resort in Utah. Just 48 hours after winning a FIS World Cup event on Thursday, Dufour-Lapointe returned and captured the dual moguls title on Saturday by defeating Kazakhstan’s Yulia Galysheva 22-13 in the final. On the men’s side, Canadian mogul sensation Mikaël … Continue reading Justine Dufour-Lapointe Wins Deer Valley Dual Moguls

Caldwell Takes Third at Deer Valley

Park City, UT – World Cup leader Ashley Caldwell, of Ashburn, Va., put down the only triple twisting triple flip in Friday night’s super final to land her ninth World Cup aerials podium, finishing third at the Visa Freestyle International. China’s Xin Zhang took home top honors for the women with a score of 99.40. Australia’s Danielle Scott … Continue reading Caldwell Takes Third at Deer Valley