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Record 200,000 Fans Turn Out For Alpine World Championships At Vail/Beaver Creek; On To St. Moritz In 2017

World Championships concludeA record 200,000 spectators came to see the races and evening concerts in Vail Valley over the course of the two-week 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships, according to Ceil Folz, president of the organizing committee. This was the third time the event has been held in the Vail Valley.

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No Fairy Tale Ending At Women's Downhill As Vonn Disappoints In Fifth; Slovenian Star Tina Maze Wins Gold

Tina Maze wins WC downhillThe much ballyhooed and anticipated women's downhill at the FIS Alpine World Championships at Beaver Creek, Colo. is now being bally-hooed in Slovenia where Tina Maze, it's own superstar, won gold in a time of one minute, 45.89. 

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America's Steven Nyman Ready To Take On The World This Week In Colorado

Steven Nyman at Val GardenaSteven Nyman’s ski boots were on the podium at the base of Beaver Creek just two months ago, after he pulled off a third place finish in the Audi Birds of Prey downhill. Now he’s back, and he’s carrying a payload of perpetual motion – and stoke. 

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Alpine World Championships Underway At Snowy Vail/Beaver Creek; Downhill Training, Opening Ceremonies Monday

Preparations at WorldsThe first training run of the much anticipated women's downhill at the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships at Vail/Beaver Creek was postponed from Monday morning until 1 p.m. because of snowy weather. Temps are about 20 degrees. Men's and women's Giant Slalom free skiing has been cancelled for the day. Chances of more snow are good through Wednesday.

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Stoke The Alpine World Ski Championships At Vail/Beaver Creek Feb. 2-15; Expect 'Vonn-A-Mania'

Logo -- Alpine World Ski Championships Vail/BCThe FIS Alpine World Ski Championships are just days away and the stoke is running high in Colorado and, for that matter, all across the ski world.

Lindsey Vonn ready for Alpine Worlds

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USA Wins Gold Medal Count; First Time Ever At World Championship

US Wins WC Medal Gold Count

More than 300,000 onsite spectators and millions more on TV across the globe saw the USA win four gold and one bronze medal at the FIS World Alpine Ski Championships in Schladming, Austria.

 

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America’s Teen Queen Is World Champion; Shiffrin Wins Slalom

Mikaela Shiffrin WC Gold

She’s 17 years old and the youngest woman in 28 years to win a gold medal in the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships. Mikaela Shiffrin, from Eagle-Vail, Colo., came from behind after her first run to win the gold medal. 

 

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USA’s Shiffrin Sixth In World GS; Looks To Slalom

Shiffrin WC/GS

It was an impressive first impression for the USA’s Michaela Shiffrin as she finished sixth in the Women’s Giant Slalom Thursday at the World Alpine Ski Championships. It was her debut in a major championship. 

 

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