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Ted Ligety wins World Cup season opener

SOELDEN, Austria (AP) — American standout Ted Ligety earned his 25th career World Cup win Sunday, overcoming a tough course to take the season-opening giant slalom. 536 more words


Top Alpine skiers say World Cup schedule is unfair

SOELDEN, Austria (AP) — Technical events, 23. Speed races, 19.

The men’s World Cup calendar has sparked a debate about fairness. Do downhill and super-G racers have an equal chance to win the overall title when slalom and giant slalom specialists are given four more opportunities to score points? 559 more words

Alpine Skiing

Men's Alpine skiing season preview

Amid ebbs and flows in men’s Alpine skiing, a constant endured the last four seasons — Marcel Hirscher atop the World Cup overall standings.

This season, the Austrian can extend his record for consecutive titles to five and match the record for non-consecutive titles, the five set by Luxembourg’s  543 more words



The third race weekend of the Audi Sport TT Cup will have a touch of winter – figuratively speaking. The ski superstars Felix Neureuther (D), Marcel Hirscher (A) and Aksel Lund Svindal (N) will be on the grid at Spielberg, Austria, on August 1 und 2. 461 more words

Sensation – Anna Fenninger startet für Mercedes

SA-TIERE. Der Streit zwischen der österreichischen Skifahrerin Anna Fenninger und dem Skiverband ihres Heimtatlandes, dem ÖSV (Österreichicher Skiverband) eskalierte in den vergangen Tagen. „Habe die Lügen satt“ wurde die Gesamtweltcup-Siegerin der beiden vergangenen Saisonen zitiert. 423 more words


Skiing In Color with Marcel Hirscher

After winning the overall for 4 years straight the Austrian decided to have a little fun while getting some great footage for his sponsors. If you have a racer in your life be sure to share this.



The high loads in GS turns make it the acid test of the ability to control forces across what I call the Inside Edge-Load Transfer Axis of the outside ski. 830 more words

World Cup Ski Technique