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HIRSCHER AND SHIFFRIN WIN BY CROSSING THE LINE

When a World Cup racer wins a GS by a commanding margin, it’s a sure sign they’ve crossed the line and the gravity of the situation is significant. 711 more words

World Cup Ski Technique

THE SHOCKING TRUTH ABOUT POWER STRAPS REVISITED

Since I started this blog with my first post, A CINDERELLA STORY: THE ‘MYTH’ OF THE PERFECT FIT (1.) on 2013-05-11, THE SHOCKING TRUTH ABOUT POWER STRAPS (2.) is by far the most widely viewed post. 555 more words

World Cup Ski Technique

WATCH: Marcel Hirscher's Snowy Slalom Victory At Val d'Isere Is A Thing Of Beauty

Sit back and behold the best male skiers in the world duking it out for snowy supremacy at Val d’Isere. This year it was defending overall world cup champ, … 25 more words

Ski Racing

USA - Beaver Creek December 2017

Time has flown with November gone and December well and truly started.  The training at Copper Mountain and Vail continued with some excellent progression in my giant slalom with speed increasing.  246 more words

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Marcel Hirscher insists he would be OK without Olympic gold medal

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Marcel Hirscher‘s not-so-distant plans include spending two weeks on an island, where he will read books, watch movies and stare into the sea as he ponders this: Does he really want to keep ski racing? 743 more words

Olympics

GIRARDELLI AND STENMARK DEMONSTRATE BALANCE ON THE OUTSIDE SKI

In my last post, I discussed the movements elite Ski Pros make to balance on their outside ski.  I used Big White Ski Pro, Josh Foster as an example and reproduced his key comments from his YouTube video, … 305 more words

World Cup Ski Technique

Marcel Hirscher clinches record 6th straight World Cup overall title

Marcel Hirscher reached an unprecedented run of dominance in Alpine skiing history on Saturday.

The Austrian clinched his record-breaking sixth straight World Cup overall title with his 44th career World Cup victory in a giant slalom in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia. 328 more words

Olympics