Vonn Crashes, Ross Second in Soldeu Super G

Soldeu, Andorra – On a day full of delays, crashes and tough conditions, Laurenne Ross, of Bend, Ore., powered through fresh snow to take second in the Soldeu Audi FIS Ski World Cup —  her first podium spot since Garmisch in 2013 — behind Saturday’s super G winner, Federica Brignone of Italy. Tamara Tippler of Austria was third. Battling … Continue reading Vonn Crashes, Ross Second in Soldeu Super G

Tennessee Resort Owner Dies at Beaver Creek

Avon, CO – The 39-year-old owner of a celebrated Tennessee resort died on Thursday in a skiing accident at Beaver Creek Resort in Colorado. Sam Beall of Knoxville, Tenn., owner of Blackberry Farm, died at Vail Valley Medical Center following an accident on an unspecified intermediate run at Beaver Creek. No further details regarding the … Continue reading Tennessee Resort Owner Dies at Beaver Creek

Kilde Wins Career First Super G

Hinterstoder, Austria – Norway’s Aleksander Aamodt Kilde won his second career World Cup race, and first career super G with a brilliant run down the hard, fast Hannes Trinkl track on Saturday. Slovenia’s Bostjan Kline scored his second career World Cup podium, finishing second, while overall World Cup leader Marcel Hirscher of Austria was third. “It‘s … Continue reading Kilde Wins Career First Super G

Wilson Returns With World Cup Moguls Win

Tazawako, Japan – In his first World Cup appearance since 2014, Montana’s Brad Wilson made a triumphant return to competition, taking the win in moguls on Saturday in Tazawako. Wilson, a 2014 Olympian, suffered a knee injury at the World Cup opener in Ruka, Finland in December 2014. With the help of the U.S. Freestyle Ski … Continue reading Wilson Returns With World Cup Moguls Win

Police Investigate Skier Death at Seven Springs

Champion, PA – Pennsylvania State Police are continuing their investigation into a collision at Seven Springs Mountain Resort on Saturday that left one skier dead. Police indicate that Jeffrey Behr, 51, of Delmont, Penn., was skiing on Seven Springs’ intermediate Wagner trail above the resort’s Main Lodge shortly before 9 p.m. on Saturday night when he … Continue reading Police Investigate Skier Death at Seven Springs

France’s Pinturault Wins Hinterstoder GS

Hinterstoder, Austria – The World Cup returned to Hinterstoder on Friday for the first time in five years as France’s Alexis Pinturault won his second Audi FIS Ski World Cup giant slalom race of the season. “This win was unexpected,“ said Pinturault. “Especially after the big mistake I did right before the flat part. It’s never … Continue reading France’s Pinturault Wins Hinterstoder GS

Winter Park Hosts Revolution Tour This Week

Winter Park, CO – The 2016 U.S. Revolution Tour continues with the third stop this week at Winter Park Resort in Colorado. The premier contest tour for the next generation of freestyle skiers and snowboarders, the Rev Tour serves to bridge the gap between grassroots competitions and the elite-level professional comps. At the third of four … Continue reading Winter Park Hosts Revolution Tour This Week

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