Vonn beat Yurkiw by 0.28 seconds on the Olympia delle Tofane course — the same site where she eclipsed Moser-Proell’s overall women’s record of 62 victories a year ago
Despite some initial doubt, Vonn absolutely crushed the course for her 73rd overall World Cup victory. photo USSA
It was a historic day at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational, as Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) dominated her competitors.
With Solden in the books and the Levi, Finland slalom events cancelled due to warm weather, the alpine World Cup season shifts to North America
“Today was all about fighting your way down,” said Mielzynski. “It was pretty rough track, but a fun hill and you had to fight top to bottom.
Fenninger making it a great day for the Austrians as she held off Maze to win the women’s giant slalom, also defending that title in the process.
Exceeding expectations in her comeback season, Lindsey Vonn now heads to her hometown world championships injury-free and winning races in style.
American skier Mikaela Shiffrin continued her recent resurgence in slalom. Reigning women's world champion Hannah Kearney of the U.S., claimed gold in women's moguls. S Media
Struggling to overcome jet lag after making the trip from Canada to Europe, Tina Maze surprised herself on Friday.
Having waited nearly four years for a World Cup win, Maria Pietilae-Holmner was lost for words when it finally came.
Canada's Marie-Michele Gagnon of Lac-Etchemin, Quebec, showed strength, aggression and speed in another exciting World Cup race on Sunday claiming 8th position (1:46.28).
Her right knee finally free of pain, Lindsey Vonn is actually considering moving up her return to racing.
In pain because of a bulging disk in his back