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World Cup Action Returning To Killington in 2019, 2020

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Vermont’s Killington Resort and U.S. Ski & Snowboard have announced a two-year agreement to host the Audi FIS Ski World Cup. Killington’s place on the 2019 World Cup calendar has been confirmed by the International Ski Federation (FIS). HomeLight will be the title sponsor for the next World Cup at Killington, which will take place November 30 - December 1, 2019, Thanksgiving weekend.

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The world’s most dominant athlete at the moment is 23 years old, and getting better

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At a certain point, the manner in which the best in any field evaluate themselves can’t be against other practitioners of that same pursuit. LeBron isn’t measured against his contemporaries; he’s measured against Jordan. Tiger in his prime was chasing not just Nicklaus but the limits of golf itself.

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Another Victory And A Huge Milestone For Shiffrin

Mikaela Shiffrin World Cup Win No. 50

Skiing her best is the most important thing to Mikaela Shiffrin (Avon, Colo.), but numbers, not so much. Saturday’s slalom victory may not have been her best skiing, but it resulted in a huge win - FIS Ski World Cup victory number 50 in Courchevel, France.

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Olympic Update: Team USA Adds Four More Medals

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Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, Colo.) added another Olympic medal to her collection, taking silver in the alpine combined Thursday at the Jeongseon Alpine Center. Lindsey Vonn (Vail, Colo.) racing in her final Olympic event, won the first run downhill, but straddled a gate in the slalom and did not finish.

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Olympic Update: Shiffrin To Skip Downhill For Alpine Combined

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With the announced move of the Olympic alpine combined event from Friday to Thursday, Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, Colo.) will not start in Wednesday’s Olympic downhill in order to focus on the combined.

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Shiffrin Comes Up Short in Slalom

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Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, Colo.), the defending slalom gold medalist from the 2014 Sochi Games, just missed the podium, finishing fourth, in Friday’s slalom at Yongpyong Alpine Centre.

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Shiffrin Wins Giant Slalom Gold

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It took a few days, but the wait was very worthwhile as Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, Colo.) won the giant slalom gold medal at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games Thursday.

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Shiffrin Battles Through Snowstorm For Second-Straight GS Win

Shiffrin Battles Through Snowstorm For Second-Straight GS Win

Mikaela Shiffrin battled through a snowstorm to win her second-consecutive Audi FIS Ski World Cup giant slalom Wednesday. (Getty-Laurent Salino)

Wet, heavy snow can’t slow you down when you’re having fun and skiing free! Just ask Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO), who battled through a snowstorm to win her second giant slalom in a row at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Wednesday. 

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Shiffrin Rocks Slalom In Front Of Wild Killington Crowd

Shiffrin Rocks Slalom In Front Of Wild Killington Crowd

Mikaela Shiffrin (center), Veronika Velez Zuzulova of Slovakia and Wendy Holdener of Switzerland on the podium at the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Slalom in Killington, Vermont.(Agence Zoom/Getty Images-Alexis Boichard)

In front of a huge hometown crowd and her entire family, Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) shone under pressure to win the Audi FIS Ski World Cup slalom at Vermont’s Killington Mountain. Shiffrin’s win capped off a successful weekend in the east coast that will impact ski racing for decades to come.

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Shiffrin Wins World Cup Slalom, Heads To Killington As Series Leader

Shiffrin Wins World Cup Slalom, Heads To Killington As Series Leader

Mikaela Shiffrin competes during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Slalom on November 12, 2016 in Levi, Finland (Photo by Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images via U.S. Ski Team)

Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) overcame Audi FIS Ski World Cup slalom opener nerves, skiing two clean and solid runs en route to her first World Cup victory of the 2017 season in Levi, Finland Saturday.

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Shiffrin, Steigler End Season On High Notes; 1-2 In National GS At Sun Valley

Resi Steigler at NationalsIn the final day of action at the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships in front of a big crowd of ski racing fans at Sun Valley, Idaho, Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO – U.S. Ski Team) wrapped up the season with her second national title in giant slalom Sunday.

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Shiffrin, Chodounsky Bring 'A' Game To U.S. Slalom Final

David Choudounsky wins US SlalomMikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) and David Chodounsky (Crested Butte, CO) brought their "A" game to the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships slalom at Sun Valley, Idaho, proving to the rest of the field that it’s hard to beat two of the best slalom skiers in the world.

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World Cup Final Ends With A Whimper For Americans

Mikaela Shiffrin The World Cup season wrapped up Sunday with another sunny and warm spring day in the Swiss Alps at the World Cup Finals with men’s slalom and women’s giant slalom. David Chodounsky (Crested Butte, CO) just missed the top 20, while Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) showed promise in GS despite skiing out in the first run.

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USA's Shiffrin Dominates Final World Cup Slalom In St. Moritz

Mikaela Shiffrin World Cup FinalsMikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) provided another dominating slalom victory – her fifth win of the season – Saturday at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals in St. Moritz, Switzerland.

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Mikaela Shiffrin Crushes Slalom Field In Slovakia

Mikaela Shiffrin Jasna slalomMikaela Shiffrin absolutely crushed the competition Sunday, winning her 18th career Audi FIS Ski World Cup slalom in Jasna, Slovakia. Shiffrin’s winning time was 2.36 second ahead of Switzerland’s Wendy Holdener in second. Home crowd favorite Veronika Velez Zuzulova was third.

UPDATE: A day after winning the slalom by over two seconds, Shiffrin took 14th in the Audi FIS Ski World Cup giant slalom in Jasna, Slovakia.

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Mikaela's Back: Shiffrin Dominates Slalom Again In Switzerland

Mikaela ShiffrinOlympic and World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin from Eagle-Vail, Colo. returned from injury to once again dominate the Audi FIS Ski World Cup slalom Monday, taking her 18th World Cup victory Monday at Crans-Montana, Switzerland. Heavy snows had cancelled races Saturday and Sunday.

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Mikaela's Back; Plans To Race Feb. 15 In Switzerland

Mikaela Shiffrin in AreOlympic and World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin from Vail, Colo. has alerted the ski racing universe via social media that she plans a return to the snow Feb. 15 for a World Cup slalom in Crans Montana, Switzerland. Shiffrin injured her right knee while warming for a Dec15 giant slalom in Are, Sweden.

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Norway's Svindal Wins Lauberhorn DH; Slovakian Takes Ladies Slalom As Shiffrin Rehabs

Mikaela Shiffrin rehabNorway’s Aksel Svindal won the classic Lauberhorn downhill at Wengen, Switzerland Saturday with Hannes Richest of Austria second in 1:48.98 and fellow countryman Klaus Kroell third in 1:58.31. The crowd expected at the race was nearly 30,000.

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Shiffrin Flying Home For Injury Evaluation; Chodunsky Just Misses Men's Podium

Mikaela ShiffrinResi Stiegler led the USA finishing 18th in the women's slalom in Are as Sweden's Frida Hansdotter took over the slalom lead from Mikaela Shiffrin, who remained out for observation after injuring a knee Saturday while training on the race hill.

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Vonn Wins Fourth Straight World Cup Race; Shiffrin Injured; Ligety Misses Cut

Mikaela Shiffrin awaits MRILindsey Vonn won her first giant slalom Saturday at Are, Sweden since her near career-ending 2013 World Championships crash.

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