Vonn Looks To Race At Lake Louise; Ligety, World Cup Men To Beaver Creek

Lake Louise World Cup venueUPDATE 12/5: Lindsey Vonn will definitely return to the race course Friday (Dec. 6) for the first of two downhills at Lake Louise. She skipped the second training run, saying she has the course “dialed in.”

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U.S. Alpine Ski Team Named At Copper Mt. Kick-Off Celebration

Marco SullivanThousands of fans were on hand as the U.S. Alpine Ski Team was named for the new season. Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety, Bode Miller, and Lindsey Vonn were on hand, as was World Champion Michaela Shiffrin.

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Ligety Wins GS World Cup; Shiffrin Sixth In Austria Openers

Soelden Glacier Stadium

Soelden, Austria hosted the season’s first Audi FIS Alpine World Cup action over the weekend with Americans Ted Ligety and Michaela Shiffrin in form for the Olympic year.

 

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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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Park City To Honor World Champ Ted Ligety Saturday

Ted Ligety

It will be a “Welcome Home” celebration Saturday, April 6 at Park City Mountain Resort as the community celebrates Ted Ligety’s World Championship gold and World Cup giant slalom crowns. The free event begins at 1 p.m. at the resort plaza.

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Ted Ligety Caps Season With Slalom Title At U.S. Nationals

Ted Ligety US Nationals

Ted Ligety from Park City, Utah put an exclamation point on his championship season by winning the slalom at the Nature Valley U.S. National Championships at Squaw Valley Saturday.

 

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U.S. Alpine Championships At Squaw Valley March 20-24

Julia Mancusoi

Hometown favorite Julia Mancuso and teen star Mikaela Shiffrin and will battle for national titles at the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships at Squaw Valley, Calif. March 20-24.

 

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World Cup Finals Fizzle To A Close; But, Shiffrin Wins Slalom Globe

Mikaela Shiffrin wins overall WC slalom

It was anticlimactic for sure, but the FIS Audi World Cup Finals sputtered to a weather-battered close in Lenzerheide, Switzerland. Still, it was a memorable time for USA teen Mikaela Shiffrin Saturday, winning her first overall slalom title.

 

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Ligety Locks Up GS Title; Shiffrin Hangs In With Slalom Podium

Ligety locks WC GS Title

The World Cup finals lurk around the corner this week in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, but America’s Ted Ligety has no worries. He locked up the giant slalom title early in Kranjska Gora, Slovenia Saturday. Teen Michaela Shiffrin needs another win.

 

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USA’s Ted Ligety Wins Historic Third Gold At Worlds; Not Since Killy

Ted Ligety wins 3 gold medals

History books were re-written for the U.S. Ski Team Friday as Ted Ligety, from Park City, Utah, pulled the hat trick Friday at the FIS World Alpine Ski Championships in Schladming, Austria.

 

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USA’s Ligety Wins WC Super Combined; Vonn Surgery Successful

Ted Ligety center

The USA’s Ted Ligety, who won the super-G last week at the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships in Schladming, Austria, won gold in super-combined (downhill and slalom) Monday. 

 

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Ted Ligety Stuns With World Championship Gold In Super-G

Ted Ligety Gold WCThe second day of the FIS Alpine Ski World Championships in Schladming, Austria was much better for the U.S. after Lindsey Vonn’s season-ending crash Tuesday. Ted Ligety won the gold medal in the super G.

 

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Copper Mountain Speed Center Opens Wednesday For U.S. Ski Team

Copper MOuntain Speed Center

Early-season snowfall and cold temperature just may lead to World Cup Gold for a number of U.S. Ski Team members this season.

 

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