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Women sport news - Yurkiw Second To Vonn In American's Record-Setting Downhill Victory

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 

Women sport news - Vonn Chalks Up World Cup Victory No. 73

Despite some initial doubt, Vonn absolutely crushed the course for her 73rd overall World Cup victory. photo USSA

29. November Skiing222
Women sport news - Shiffrin Dominates at Aspen Winternational

Shiffrin Dominates at Aspen Winternational

It was a historic day at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational, as Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) dominated her competitors.

09. November Skiing470
Women sport news - Shiffrin, Vonn, Gut Lead The Pack  – 2016 WC Alpine Women’s Preview

Shiffrin, Vonn, Gut Lead The Pack – 2016 WC Alpine Women’s Preview

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

08. October Skiing295
Women sport news - Freestyle 2016 World Cup Preview

Freestyle 2016 World Cup Preview

Snowsportsculture.com

02. April Skiing518
Women sport news - Mielzynski Captures Her First National Slalom Title at Mont Ste. Anne

Mielzynski Captures Her First National Slalom Title at Mont Ste. Anne

“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.

24. March Skiing999
Women sport news - Austria's Anna Fenniger wins The World Cup Title

Austria's Anna Fenniger wins The World Cup Title

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.

27. January Skiing445
Women sport news - Vonn heads home in winning style

Vonn heads home in winning style

Exceeding expectations in her comeback season, Lindsey Vonn now heads to her hometown world championships injury-free and winning races in style.

06. January Skiing1011
Women sport news - Shiffrin and Kearney dominate their discipline

Shiffrin and Kearney dominate their discipline

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

16. December Skiing1170
Women sport news - Tina Maze Wins Women’s World Cup Giant Slalom

Tina Maze Wins Women’s World Cup Giant Slalom

Struggling to overcome jet lag after making the trip from Canada to Europe, Tina Maze surprised herself on Friday.

16. December Skiing1162
Women sport news - Pietilae-Holmner Wins Slalom To End 4-Year Drought

Pietilae-Holmner Wins Slalom To End 4-Year Drought

Having waited nearly four years for a World Cup win, Maria Pietilae-Holmner was lost for words when it finally came.

02. December Skiing1082
Women sport news - Marie-Michele Gagnon finishes 8th in Aspen, Colorado World Cup Giant Slalom

Marie-Michele Gagnon finishes 8th in Aspen, Colorado World Cup Giant Slalom

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).

11. November Skiing900
Women sport news - Lindsey Vonn's Knee On Mend

Lindsey Vonn's Knee On Mend

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

01. April Skiing1180
Women sport news - Ontario naming highway after Sarah Burke

Ontario naming highway after Sarah Burke

The Ontario government is honouring the late Sarah Burke by dedicating a highway to the freestyle skiing pioneer. The Canadian Press
26. March Skiing1133
Women sport news - Gagnon claims 11th national title at Sport Chek Canadian Championships

Gagnon claims 11th national title at Sport Chek Canadian Championships

World Cup winner Marie-Michèle Gagnon completed a sweep of North American slalom titles with a dominant performance at the Sport Chek Canadian Championships in Whistler, B.C.
25. March Skiing1016
Women sport news - Kearney Retains World Cup Mogul Title

Kearney Retains World Cup Mogul Title

Hannah Kearney of the United States won a fourth straight Crystal Globe and the fifth of her career.
25. March Skiing808
Women sport news - Thompson edges Smith to win Overall Title

Thompson edges Smith to win Overall Title

Canadian skicross star Marielle Thompson capped her dream season in style Sunday by winning her second career Crystal Globe.
17. March Skiing1318
Women sport news - Olympic champ Thompson’s title race goes down to wire, Simmerling 3rd

Olympic champ Thompson’s title race goes down to wire, Simmerling 3rd

Olympic champion Marielle Thompson’s pursuit of a second ski cross World Cup title will go down to the wire after she was fourth and her rival for the Crystal Globe won Sunday’s race in Are, Sweden.
22. February Skiing872
Women sport news - Bjoergen wins Ladies' 30 km Mass Start Free in Sochi

Bjoergen wins Ladies' 30 km Mass Start Free in Sochi

Norwegian cross-country skier Marit Bjoergen won the women's 30km mass start to become the most decorated female Winter Olympian. It was the sixth Olympic gold and 10th medal overall for the 33-year-old.
20. February Skiing1056
Women sport news - Bowman wins Ski Halfpipe Final

Bowman wins Ski Halfpipe Final

American Maddie Bowman claimed Olympic Gold in the Ski Halfpipe Final today with a best score of 89.00. Marie Martinod finished in second with Ayana ONOZUKA winning bronze.
15. February Skiing738
Women sport news - Fenninger clinches Super G Olympic Gold

Fenninger clinches Super G Olympic Gold

Austrian Anna Fenninger claimed her first Olympic Medal today in the Super G at Rosa Khutor Alpine Resort.
12. February Skiing758
Women sport news - Maze and Gisin share Downhill Olympic Gold

Maze and Gisin share Downhill Olympic Gold

Dominique Gisin and Tina Maze made history in the women's downhill skiing by becoming the first athletes ever to share Winter Olympics gold. Lara Gut holds on to claim the bronze
11. February Skiing692
Women sport news - Caspersen takes cross country sprint Gold in Sochi

Caspersen takes cross country sprint Gold in Sochi

Falla came home in two minutes 35.49 seconds, finishing ahead of compatriot Ingvild Flugstad Oestberg.
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