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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

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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

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Marcel Hirscher details 'insane' drone incident

VIENNA (AP) — The International Ski Federation is banning camera drones from its World Cup races after one of the flying objects crashed and nearly hit Austrian skier… 495 more words

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Drone nearly crash lands on skier during World Cup slalom race in Italy

A drone fell out of the sky and nearly knocked out Austrian skier Marcel Hirscher, who was in his second run of a World Cup slalom ski race in Italy on Tuesday. 96 more words

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Marcel Hirscher nearly hit by falling drone camera in slalom run (video)

The world’s best Alpine skier was nearly taken out by a drone camera in the middle of a slalom run Tuesday night.

Marcel Hirscher, the four-time reigning World Cup overall champion, was about 10 seconds into his second run of a night slalom in Madonna di Campiglio, Italy, when the camera crashed to the snow behind him, between the Austrian and the previous gate. 99 more words

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