Lindsey Vonn Breaks All-Time Win Record

Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy Lindsey Vonn is now the most decorated World Cup skiing woman in history.  She crossed the finish line on Monday nearly a second ahead of Austrian racer, Anna Fenninger, to break Annemarie Moser-Proell’s record of 62 world cup wins.  Lichtenstein’s Tina Weirather finished out the podium finishers. In fitting fashion, Vonn’s boyfried, Tiger …

U.S. Ski Team Members Caught in Soelden Avalanche

  SOELDEN, Austria (January 5, 2015) U.S. Ski Team members Ronnie Berlack, 20, and Bryce Astle, 19, were caught in a slide while skiing near the Rettenbach Glacier outside of Soelden.  The other four skiers in the group were able to escape the avalanche unhurt. U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association President and CEO, Tiger Shaw, …

Nordic Combined Event in Park City

55 international athletes are expected to compete in Park City this week for a Ski Federation Nordic Combined Continental Cup. The event takes place Dec. 11-13 at the Utah Olympic Park ski jumps, with cross country racing at Gorgoza Park.The event will feature many of the top Nordic combined athletes in America including Olympic champion …

Women’s World Cup Slalom Results

The first Women’s World Cup slalom event of the season took place this past weekend in Levi, Finland on one of the toughest slalom courses on the circuit, Levi Black. The mountain combines a flat top section with a steep pitch, requiring skiers to adapt quickly. Slovenian Tina Maze took the win posting a total time of 1:55.15, …

2015 U.S. Alpine Ski Team Revealed

The 2015 U.S. Alpine Ski team was introduced this past Saturday in front of a huge crowd inside Copper Mountains Center Village. 35 athletes were named to the 2015 A, B, and C teams during the celebration, which included the likes of Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety, Lindsey Vonn, Bode Miller and Mikaela Shiffrin. The …

VIDEO: GoPro’s Road To The ESPY’s with Sage Kotsenburg and Joss Christensen

Olympic gold medalists Sage Kotsenburg and Joss Christensen jetted around the country with the Woodward Team until arriving at the ESPY Awards in Los Angeles, CA. The athletes were rolling in style in a private jet that took them from shredding the summertime park at Woodward Copper to Woodward Tahoe for some skating. The adventure ended at …

USSA Athletes Win Three ESPY Awards

U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) athletes walked away with three awards at the 2014 ESPY Awards. Olympic champion Jamie Anderson (S. Lake Tahoe, CA) won Best Female Action Sports Athlete and Best Female U.S. Olympian. Sage Kotsenburg (Park City, UT), who opened the Olympics winning gold in slopestyle snowboarding’s debut, won Best Male U.S. …

Nine U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Athletes Nominated for ESPY Awards

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association will be the most represented sports organization at the 2014 ESPY Awards with nine Olympic athletes nominated in five categories. Sochi gold medalists Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO), David Wise (Reno, NV), Jamie Anderson (S. Lake Tahoe, CA) and Maddie Bowman (S. Lake Tahoe, CA) are each nominated for two …

Aspen Awarded World Cup Finals

Aspen has been awarded one of the most prestigious events on the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup as site of the 2017 World Cup Finals. The longtime World Cup community was selected by the International Ski Federation for the March 15-19, 2017 races that will bring both the men’s and women’s tour to Aspen. The …

Big Air-Team SBX Proposed for 2018

On the heels of the successful debut of new Olympic events like slopestyle snowboarding, the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) is proposing the addition of two new Olympic snowboarding events. The USSA will make its formal proposal to the International Ski Federation (FIS), the sport’s governing body, when its entire membership meets June 1-6 …

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