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Ted Ligety seconds behind as he continues return from ACL tear

If Ted Ligety is to become the world’s best giant slalom skier again, it’s going to take some time.

On Sunday, the Olympic and world champion placed 11th in his second GS since tearing his right ACL in January. 245 more words


Ted Ligety recovers for fifth place in return from torn ACL

SOELDEN, Austria (AP) — For once, Ted Ligety could live with finishing fifth in an event he had won four times in the previous five years. 627 more words


This Is What Winning Looks Like | Marcel Hirscher Named "Skier Of The Year"

Little beknownst to TJ Burke, the international association of ski journalists awards a yearly prize to the best skier in the world. The coveted “Skieur d’Or-Serge Lang Trophy” is the only internationally recognized award of its kind and it’s a huge honor– especially in Europe. 117 more words


Alpine skiing men's World Cup season preview

Marcel Hirscher must wait one more year before another shot at his first Olympic gold, making this season all about chasing more records while others continue to chase him. 498 more words


Marcel Hirscher clinches record fifth straight World Cup overall title

In a season full of injuries and absences to other contenders, Marcel Hirscher once again reigned supreme.

The Austrian won a record-extending fifth straight men’s Alpine skiing World Cup overall title, clinching the crystal globe when his closest rival, Norway’s  365 more words


Austria - January 2016

The Team arrived into Austria from sunny Queenstown well after midnight 10th January and straight back into full swing, based about ten minutes drive out of Zell am See.   446 more words