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Bode Miller's next season likely to be his last in Alpine skiing

Bode Miller expects to retire after one more season of ski racing, he said while attending the Masters, according to The New York Times. 290 more words


Lindsey Vonn goes undercover as Vail ski ticket agent (video)

Lindsey Vonn recently had a little fun during her recovery from knee surgery, working incognito as a ski ticket agent in Vail, Colo.

Vonn, in a hat, glasses and ponytail, fooled customer after customer, despite mentioning her name in the third person several times. 45 more words


Mikaela Shiffrin laughs about dream of 5 golds, but Obama supports her

Mikaela Shiffrin left her mark in Sochi, not only in winning the slalom, but also in a media center the next day when she said she dreamed of winning five gold medals at the 2018 Olympics. 704 more words


Lindsey Vonn hopes to return in December

Lindsey Vonn doesn’t expect to return to ski racing until December, a little over a month after the World Cup season starts, citing “slow going” rehab from her latest knee surgery. 500 more words


Mikaela Shiffrin trains super-G on 2015 World Championships course

Mikaela Shiffrin is already preparing for next season.

The 19-year-old Olympic slalom champion trained super-G with U.S. speed team members at the 2015 World Championships site in Beaver Creek, Colo., this week, … 375 more words


Jean-Claude Killy resigns as IOC member

Frenchman Jean-Claude Killy is leaving his post as a member of the International Olympic Committee, saying it’s time to move on at age 70.

Killy, a three-time 1968 Olympic Alpine skiing champion, … 52 more words


Mikaela Shiffrin beaten in U.S. Championships slalom

Mikaela Shiffrin is the Olympic, world and World Cup champion in the slalom. She is not the U.S. champion. A Canadian is.

Shiffrin, 19, failed to finish the first of two runs at the National Championships in Squaw Valley, Calif., on Saturday. 185 more words