Nickerson Wins NZ Winter Games GS



Granstrom 2nd to Close NZ Southern Cup



Biesemeyer on GS Podium at Coronet



Second Straight Podium for Brandenburg



CORONET PEAK, New Zealand (Aug. 18 - Ski Racing Magazine News Service) - Japan's Akira Sasaki topped Wednesday's winner on Thursday in slalom racing at New Zealand's Coronet Peak with Will Brandenburg leading a large U.S. showing once again on the podium.

Vonn Focused on 2012 World Cup


PARK CITY, UT (Aug. 18 - Ski Racing Magazine News Service) - Lindsey Vonn says she's feeling “more prepared,” “more confident,” and is looking forward to concentrating on the World Cup this coming season. Aside from a short break immediately following the end of the 2010-11 season, Vonn has been building toward regaining the World Cup overall...

Brandenburg Opens Season on Podium



CORONET PEAK, New Zealand (Aug. 17 - Ski Racing Magazine News Service) - The U.S. men's team got to throw a little racing into the training mix Wednesday with a Coronet Peak slalom as the...

NZ Storm Challenges Alpine Teams



QUEENSTOWN, New Zealand (Aug. 16 - Ski Racing Magazine News Service) - The snowstorm that has continued to hammer New Zealand since the weekend has been billed as “the Storm of the...

Stiegler Savors Return to NZ



JACKSON HOLE, WY (Aug. 9 - Ski Racing Magazine News Service) - For slalom specialist Resi Stiegler, this summer’s training camp in New Zealand is special. Though she was able to complete last season, she has not been snow ready during the summer months in three...

Alpine Opens New Zealand Camps



PARK CITY, UT (Aug. 8 - Ski Racing Magazine News Service) - American alpine racers will spend a good part of August in the southern hemisphere at on-snow, pre-season camps. The first...

Frenette and Jerome Take U.S. Titles


PARK CITY, UT (July 30) – Olympic ski jumper Peter Frenette (Saranac Lake, NY) took his third straight U.S. title Saturday at the U.S. Ski Jumping Championships in Park City. Jessica Jerome took the women's crown for her eighth career U.S. title.

Frenette, who swept the large and normal hill at U.S. Championships last year, beat the...

U.S. Ski Jumping Champs in Park City


PARK CITY, UT (July 29) – Olympian Peter Frenette (Saranac Lake, NY) and 2009 World Champion Lindsey Van (Park City, UT) will look to defend their titles this weekend when the U.S. Ski Jumping Championships come to the Utah Olympic Park in Park City. The large hill championship will take place on the 120-meter large hill jump beginning at 9:00...

Farra to Leave USSA Nordic Director Post



PARK CITY, UT (June 30) - The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced today that USSA Nordic Program Director, John Farra, is leaving his post in order to accept the position of Director, U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing High Performance with the U.S...

Athlete Spotlight: Andy Newell



Two-time Olympian Andy Newell is ranked among the top sprinters in the world. After his best season in 2010, Newell began building experience and confidence, and he has gone on to post the best American results internationally - including the first U.S. podium...

Randall, Mancuso Skiers Helping Japan


PARK CITY, UT (April 15) - The U.S. Ski Team's Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, CA) and Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) are using their success on the snow to give back and help others. In an effort to make a difference, Mancuso and Randall joined, by donating part of their World Cup Finals prize money to help the many affected...

Freeman, Randall End with SuperTour Finals Titles



SUN VALLEY, ID (April 2) - The U.S. Ski Team’s Kris Freeman (Andover, NH) and Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) capped tremendous seasons Saturday with wins in the men’s and women’s SuperTour Finals 5k hill climb up Dollar Mountain in Sun Valley. With the victories,...

Sinnot Wins, Randall Closes in on SuperTour Title



SUN VALLEY, ID (April 1) – Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation's Michael Sinnot (Sun Valley, ID) snagged his first SuperTour win of the season and the U.S. Ski Team's Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) continued her hot streak as both skied to victory in the SuperTour...