Weibrecht Just Off Podium; Sullivan Retires In Kvitfjell

Marco Sullivan retiresAndrew Weibrecht (Lake Placid, NY) just missed a podium spot to lead three Americans into the top 20 in Sunday’s Audi FIS Ski World Cup super G.

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Vonn Wins Downhill Globe, Regains Overall Lead; Nyman Second In Chamonix

Vonn wins downhill title 2010Lindsey Vonn wrapped up her eighth overall World Cup downhill title, and moved back into the overall World Cup lead following her second place downhill finish at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Saturday at La Thuile, Italy. American Steven Nyman finished second in the men’s downhill at Chamonix, France.

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Laurenne Ross Breaks Top Five In Italy; Vonn Loses Grip On Overall Lead

Laurenne RossLaurenne Ross from Bend, Ore. threw down a clean and strong run to take fifth place and lead the Americans in the La Thuile, Italy downhill Friday. Lindsey Vonn lost a ski and did not finish the race.

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Face Shots Replace Cancelled World Cup Downhill in Switzerland

Stacey CookCRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland (Feb. 14, 2016) – The old saying has always been: “If you want a powder day, hold a downhill race!”

 

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Alex Hoedlmoser Will Lead U.S. Men’s Speed Team; Longtime Women’s Coach

Alex Hoedlmoser (right)

The coaching situation on the U.S. Ski Team seems to have cleared following the team’s release of former men’s head coach Andreas Evers who is facing money laundering charges in Austria. Longtime women’s speed coach Alex Hoedlmoser will close the gender gap and lead the men’s speed team.

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Forest Carey Named World Cup Multi Team Coach; Men’s Coaches Picked

Forest Carey

Veteran U.S. Ski Team coach Forest Carey has been tabbed to leads a new World Cup Multi-Team of Ted Ligety and Bode Miller during the coming Olympic season, according to men’s alpine Head Coach Sasha Rearick.

 

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Eric Harlow To Direct USSA Eastern Development Programs

Eric Harlow

Former National Team Coach Eric Harlow has been tapped to direct the Eastern Alpine Regional Program for the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association.

 

Harlow has extensive coaching experience, having served as FIS head coach at Burke Mountain Academy, women’s head coach at both Stratton Mountain School, both in Vermont and Rowmark Ski Academy in Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

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Brian Krill To Lead Club Development At USSA

Brian Krill USSA

Brian Krill has been named Club Development Manager in the Sports Education Department of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association.

 

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U.S. Alpine Championships Will Return To Squaw Valley In 2014

Mikaela Shiffrin US Alpine Champs

The success of this spring’s Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships at Squaw Valley resort in California that brought thousands of spectators to the slopes has led to a return engagement March 19-23, 2014.

 

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U.S. Ski Team Update: Nordic Combined Legacy Established

Bryan Fletcher

With a four-medal performance at the Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, including a team silver, the U.S. Nordic Combined Ski Team established a significant legacy. 

 

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