Countdown to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
“They only give the individual athlete a gold medal, but no one gets to the top of the podium by themselves.” – Olympic Champion Hannah Kearney
"If you don’t drop into the turn with 100-percent confidence, you crash every time. That’s why the ski racers we’ve all seen at the top are rock solid. They’re unflappable in terms of their belief" – Olympic Champion Bode Miller.
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.
“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 U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) is taking advantage of the Sochi Olympic season to roll out a host of new merchandising programs.
Olympic gold medalist and 16-time Audi FIS Alpine World Cup title winner Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) will not compete during the Nov. 29-Dec. 1 Nature Valley Wormen's World Cup week in Beaver Creek, CO.
A tremendous effort by Beaver Creek Mountain operations and a boost from Mother Nature will allow the women's World Cup to test the full 2015 World Champs downhill.
Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) sustained a mild strain to her right knee, a partial tear to her right ACL, minor facial abrasions and scapular contusions as a result of a downhill training crash on Dec. 19.
Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) who cracked open the 2014 Audi FIS Alpine World Cup season with a stunning victory in Soelden, Austria last month, finished a respectable 11th Sunday in the tour's first slalom.
World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) dominated the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup opening slalom with a wire-to-wire victory to notch the fifth World Cup win of her young career.
The Utah Olympic Park ski jumps led the world opening Tuesday, Nov. 12.
The Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships returns to Breckenridge, CO on December 12-15 and serves as the first official U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Olympic team selection event of the 2013-2014 season.
FIS has released the snowboardcross and skicross course designs for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.
The 2014 U.S. Alpine Ski Team was introduced Friday during Nature Valley First Tracks at Copper Mountain, home of the U.S Ski Team Speed Center.