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Kearney Wins Back-to-Back World Cup Titles

03/18/2012

MEGEVE, France (Mar. 18) – Olympic champion Hannah Kearney (Norwich, VT) capped an historic season Sunday, receiving crystal globes for FIS Freestyle World Cup overall and moguls titles. Kearney hoisted the heavy Joska crystal globes high in a ceremony...

Deneen Wins World Cup Finals

03/18/2012

MEGEVE, France (Mar. 18) – Patrick Deneen (Cle Elum, WA) defeated World Cup leader Mikael Kingsbury of Canada to win his third dual moguls World Cup in a row at the freestyle World Cup Finals. Canadian Justine Dufour-Lapointe was the women’s winner on Sunday....

Strongest Season for Mancuso Since '08

03/18/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 18) – Julia Mancuso (Squaw Valley, CA) fought her way to a fifth-place giant slalom finish in the Audi FIS Alpine Wrold Cup season finale, capping her best season since 2008 with fourth in the overall standings. Germany’s Viktoria...

Vonn Celebrates Fourth Overall Crown

03/18/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 17) - Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) hoisted her fourth Audi FIS Alpine overall crystal globe in five seasons Sunday to close the 2012 World Cup Finals in Schladming. Vonn, who was three points short of the overall in...

Solid Slalom Season for Ligety

03/18/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 18) – Olympic and World Champion Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) battled a slushy Schladming slalom to finish 11th in the final race of the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup as Swede Andre Myhrer won the race to capture the discipline title. Ligety, who...

Randall Leads USA in Mass Start

03/17/2012

FALUN, Sweden (March 17) - Poland's Justyna Kowalczyk took a decisive win in the women's 10k mass start in Falun as Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) led the USA in 14th, dropping one spot to...
Vonn Sets Women's Points Record

03/17/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 17) –  Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) set the women's single-season Audi FIS World Cup points record Saturday with an eighth place finish in the season slalom finale. The finish elevated her to 1,980 points, 10 more than the former record set by...

Ligety Second in Giant Slalom Title

03/17/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 17) – Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) needed a victory in the final Audi FIS Alpine World Cup tour giant slalom to have a shot at a fourth title, but nearly skied out in the first run to eliminate his chances. Ligety was bounced off course and...

Ferguson Fourth World Cup Aerials Overall

03/17/2012

VOSS, Norway (Mar. 17) – Dylan Ferguson (Amesbury, MA) took fifth in the FIS Freestyle Aerials World Cup Finals in Voss, Norway, Saturday, locking him into fourth in the season overall standings. Nevin Brown (Streetsboro, OH) finished a career-best eighth....

Randall Leads Strong Prologue for Women

03/16/2012

FALUN, Sweden (March 16) - Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) led a strong U.S. women's push in the 2.2k prologue event in Falun at World Cup Finals. Randall was seventh with Jessie Diggins (Afton, MN) eighth and Liz Stephen 13th. Randall now stands fifth in the Finals mini-tour after the opening sprint in Stockholm Wednesday and Friday's prologue....

Kasper Wins Team Event Fastest Run

03/16/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 16) - Olympian Nolan Kasper (Warren, VT) pocketed almost $5,500 Friday by producing the fastest run of the nations team event with a scorching 19.01 seminfinal heat. Despite his run and...

Vonn Takes 16th World Cup Title

03/15/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 15) – Adding to her already historic season, Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) captured her 16th career Audi FIS Alpine World Cup title with a sixth place finish in Thursday's super G. Teammate...

Season Best Super G for Ligety

03/15/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 15) – Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) hurdled to 10th from the 26th start position to post his best Audi FIS Alpine World Cup super G result of the season in spring-like Schladming. Italy's Christof Innerhofer won the day's race, but Aksel Lund...

U.S. Women Dominate Downhill Standings

03/14/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 14) – After the points were tallied from Wednesday's season ending Audi FIS Alpine World Cup downhill, the women's U.S. Ski Team  won the nations' downhill standings by a 636 point margin over Austria.

U.S. Freestyle Championship

03/14/2012

The U.S. Freestyle National Championships will be held in Stratton, VT March 22-25, 2012.

U.S. Freestyle Championships Event Schedule
Thursday March 22 Halfpipe Competition
Friday March 23 Moguls Competition
Saturday March 24 Aerials Competition ** Please note that the aerials event will not have a moguls...

Randall Wraps Sprint Title Season

03/14/2012

STOCKHOLM, Sweden (March 14) - Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) wrapped up an historic FIS World Cup title season in Stockholm's historic old city finishing eighth in the classic sprint finale. Teammate...

Vonn Nears 2,000 Point Record with Win

03/14/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (March 14) – Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) charged the sun-softened Schladming downhill to win the 53rd Audi FIS Alpine World Cup of her career and edge closer to toppling Austrian Hermann Maier's single season record of 2,000 points that has stood for...

Kroell Claims Downhill Title

03/14/2012

SCHLADMING, Austria (Mar. 14) – In tight competition, Klaus Kroell of Austria won the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup downhill title in front of his hometown with a seventh-place finish Wednesday as Norweagian Aksel Lund Svindal won the race. Kroell took the season-long title by just seven points over Switzerland’s Beat Feuz, who was second on the...

U.S. Ski Team Cookin' With Lynx

03/12/2012

PARK CITY, UT (March 13) – Training camp meals at the U.S. Ski Team's Center of Excellence just got a little more tasty! The Team announced a four year partnership with Lynx Professional Grills, a premier manufacturer of luxury, stainless steel outdoor kitchen products. Lynx will become the Team's first official grill supplier and licensee.

Randall Top for U.S. in 30k Classic

03/11/2012

OSLO, Norway (March 11) – Sprint star Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) showed another promising side of her athletic abilities as she finished 21st in a 30k classic race at Holmenkollen Sunday. Skiing in as high as 13th position with a group just behind the leaders,...

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