Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) is a name you hear constantly in the ski racing world. And the rest of the sports world is starting to take notice.
There’s nothing more American than football, and while the U.S. Ski Team is inherently American, there isn’t much relation between the NFL and ski racing. However, in 1994, the two sports merged and it resulted in Tommy Moe taking home two Olympic medals.
After a tough beginning of the 2015-16 season, Steven Nyman attacked the second half with force and power—snagging four podiums in the last four downhills.
This year, after days of delays, four-time Olympian Daron Rahlves (Sugar Bowl, CA) and pro snowmobiler Levi LaVallee snagged the top prize for the first time at the 2016 Arctic Man.
Resorts are closing, racers are putting summer wax on their skis and bikes are emerging into the warming weather, but the U.S. Ski Team isn’t done with winter yet.
Last Saturday, hundreds of Bill Johnson’s family, friends and fans gathered at the start atop Ruthie’s Run to ski down the course that many say galvanized his position as a truly great downhill ski racer when he won there on March 4, 1984.
With her second season in the books, U.S. Ski Team alpine press officer Megan Harrod takes some time to sit down and look back on the 2015/16 season.
USSA has developed a strategic partnership with top sports advertising agency Adore Creative to produce branding spots for both the U.S. Ski Team and U.S. Grand Prix.
It wasn’t only the ski racing community that noticed Shiffrin’s remarkable comeback. Team USA nominated her for their ‘Best of March’ award.
A 14-year veteran of the U.S. Ski Team, Resi Stiegler has always danced by the beat of a different drummer.
Mikaela Shiffrin wrapped up the season with her second national title in giant slalom Sunday at the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships.
Kieffer Christianson came away with his first giant slalom national title Saturday at the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships.
Mikaela Shiffrin and David Chodounsky each skied to their fourth U.S. national slalom titles Friday in Sun Valley, Idaho.
Anna Marno (Centennial, WY – U.S. Ski Team) took her first national title as five-time U.S. national giant slalom champion Tim Jitloff (Reno, NV – U.S. Ski Team) scored his first in super G Thursday at the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships.
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) has selected Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows as the proposed site of an Audi FIS Ski World Cup in 2017.
17-year-old Galena Wardle took home her first-ever national title at the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships in the event’s inaugural standalone women’s alpine combined.
As the season was coming to a close, Mikaela Shiffrin had a choice to make. She chose conservatively, as is often the case. And she chose wisely.
Day one of the Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships kicked off with a bang, with Brennan Rubie (Salt Lake City, UT – U.S. Ski Team) taking the big win in alpine combined, his first national title.
The Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships kicks off Tuesday and the best skiers from around North America are arriving to the beautiful Sun Valley Resort.
The World Cup season wrapped up under the St. Moritz sunshine for David Chodounsky and Mikaela Shiffrin Sunday at the World Cup Finals.
Congratulations, Lindsey Vonn!
Huge congratulations to Lindsey Vonn from everyone at the U.S. Ski Team.
LIVE: Women's DH Training 3:30pm ET
Women's downhill training live from the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail/Beaver Creek.
VIDEO: Lindsey Vonn Winning Run
Lindsey Vonn skis to her record 62nd career Audi FIS Ski World Cup win.
WATCH: Women Train on Raptor
The U.S. Ski Team ladies headed to the Raptor course to get ready for February's 2015 FIS World Championships at Vail/Beaver Creek.
VIDEO: Shiffrin Wins Slalom by 1.68
Mikaela Shiffrin claimed the Snow Queen Trophy with a 1.68 second slalom win in the Audi FIS Ski World Cup in Zagreb.
A Day with the Speed Unicorns
What's life like on the road with the Audi FIS Ski World Cup tour? Let's follow the Speed Unicorns for a day.
Lindsey Vonn Winning Val d'Isere DH
Lindsey Vonn skied to a 61st career Audi FIS Ski World Cup win with victory in the Val d'Isere downhill.
Steven Nyman Winning Run
Steven Nyman dominated the Saslong in Val Gardena, Italy, taking a third career victory on one of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup's toughest courses.
VIDEO: Ligety 2014 Beaver Creek GS
Ted Ligety comes from behind, moving up from fourth to take the win with a stunning second run in the Audi Birds of Prey giant slalom at Beaver Creek.
USSA Fall Alpine Coaches Symposium
The fifth annual Fall Alpine Coaches Symposium will be held at Copper Mountain, CO, from November 5-9, 2014.
VIDEO: Shiffrin Wins Lenzerheide SL
World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) came from behind to win her fourth slalom race of the season, sealing the first Audi FIS Alpine World Cup slalom title of her young career.
VIDEO: Ligety Wins Lenzerheide GS
World Champion Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) punctuated the best season of his career with a sixth giant slalom win at the World Cup Finals on Saturday. He joined Ingemar Stenmark as the only other man to win six or more World Cup giant slalom races a season
VIDEO: Ligety Locks Up GS Title
Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) shredded the wet snow with authority, winning the Kranjska Gora giant slalom and securing the fourth Audi FIS Alpine World Cup GS title of his career.
VIDEO: Mancuso 3rd in Garmisch SG
Another super G, another podium finish for Julia Mancuso. World Championship bronze medalist Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, CA) was third Sunday in the final super G of the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup "regular season."
VIDEO: Ross' First World Cup Podium
Laurenne Ross (Bend, OR) finished a stunning second in the Garmisch downhill to become the sixth U.S. women's speed athlete to podium this season. It was the first top three of her career.
First Tracks Unveiling of this years U.S. Alpine team!
The fasted women on skis return to Aspen this year for the 2015 Nature Valley Aspen Winternational
2016 U.S. Alpine Championships at Sun Valley, ID
The Audi Birds of Prey, one of the biggest downhill ski races on the planet.