- Austrian team doctor dies day after collapsing at ski venue Updated: Feb-12-16 5:30 pm
INNSBRUCK, Austria - A team doctor of the Austrian ski federation died in a hospital in Sion on Friday, one day after he collapsed before a women's World Cup downhill training in Crans-Montana.
- Slalom queen Shiffrin ready for upcoming return to racing Updated: Feb-12-16 4:55 pm
CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland - The slalom queen is back and raring to go after a frustrating two months out with injury.
- Plymouth coach helps cross-country skier from rival team Updated: Feb-12-16 4:35 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - A Minnesota cross-country ski coach is receiving praise after he handed a spare pole to an opposing skier who had just broken his as the two teams battled it out for the remaining spot for the state meet.
- Suter and Gut go 1-2 in downhill training; Vonn 5th Updated: Feb-12-16 8:07 am
CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland - Swiss skiers Fabienne Suter and Lara Gut went 1-2 in World Cup downhill training while overall leader Lindsey Vonn was fifth on Friday.
- Norwegian wins opening event at World Cup biathlon in Maine Updated: Feb-11-16 4:00 pm
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - A Norwegian with perfect 10-for-10 shooting has won the first event in the World Cup biathlon in northern Maine.
- Ex-Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence case Updated: Feb-11-16 3:20 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said Thursday that she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges.
- Kriukov outsprints Norwegians to win in Stockholm Updated: Feb-11-16 2:39 pm
STOCKHOLM - Nikita Kriukov powered past his cross-country ski rivals in the final 100 meters to win the Royal Palace Sprint in Stockholm on Thursday.
- Ski jump leader Prevc wins in Norway Updated: Feb-10-16 5:19 pm
TRONDHEIM, Norway - Peter Prevc was another leap closer to becoming the ski jumping World Cup champion with a victory in Trondheim on Wednesday.
- Frenzel eases to Nordic combined WCup win in Trond Updated: Feb-10-16 12:58 pm
TRONDHEIM, Norway - Germany's Eric Frenzel extended his lead in the Nordic Combined World Cup after winning in Trondheim on Wednesday.
- A Wyoming cowboy is snow master for the Pyeongchang Olympics Updated: Feb-09-16 7:00 am
JEONGSEON, South Korea - Cattle rancher Tom Johnston is a Wyoming cowboy gone global who's the master of snow for Alpine skiing events at the Pyeongchang Olympics.
- Not a football fan or fan of teams playing? Go skiing Updated: Feb-07-16 8:55 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - If you're not a football fan or fan of the teams playing in this 50th Super Bowl, ski areas are vying for your attention.
- Lara Gut wins Super-G World Cup race, Vonn comes in 3rd Updated: Feb-07-16 8:36 am
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany - Lindsey Vonn is getting some competition for the overall World Cup title although she is still comfortably ahead.
- Janka wins super-G at 2018 Olympics test by large margin Updated: Feb-07-16 1:20 am
JEONGSEON, South Korea - Former overall World Cup champion Carlo Janka won the super-G test event for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics by a large margin Sunday, while several pre-race favorites failed to finish their runs.
- Cross-Country World Cup Results Updated: Feb-06-16 1:14 pm
1. Martin Johnsrud Sundby, Norway, 2 hours, 8 minutes, 41.9 seconds.
- Austrian police: 5 skiers killed in 'massive' avalanche Updated: Feb-06-16 12:40 pm
BERLIN - Five people were killed Saturday when a "massive" avalanche in the Austrian Alps struck skiers from the Czech Republic taking part in a freeriding camp, police said.
- Sundby dominates cross-country World Cup meet in Oslo Updated: Feb-06-16 10:07 am
OSLO - Martin Johnsrud Sundby of Norway extended his lead at the top of the cross-country World Cup standings with an impressive win in the 50-kilometer classical-style race on Saturday.
- Wind whisperer: US skier Nyman 3rd in Olympic downhill test Updated: Feb-06-16 9:23 am
JEONGSEON, South Korea - Steven Nyman couldn't have picked a better place to post his first podium result of the season: on the downhill course that will be used for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.
- Lindsey Vonn wins women's World Cup downhill Updated: Feb-06-16 9:12 am
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany - Lindsey Vonn is feeling very much at home in this southern German resort, on and off the hill.
- Sean Doherty carves out name for himself in biathlon Updated: Feb-05-16 10:03 pm
One of the most decorated young athletes in biathlon history isn't from Russia or Norway or even Germany.
- Town's 100th annual winter carnival opens, minus some snow Updated: Feb-05-16 8:47 pm
NEWPORT, New Hampshire - Residents of the small New Hampshire town of Newport are launching their 100th annual winter carnival with a tribute to its roots and a grudging acceptance that climate change can wreak havoc with the schedule of events.
- Holy trees spark debate on future of Olympic downhill course Updated: Feb-05-16 10:45 am
JEONGSEON, South Korea - The long-term future of the downhill course for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics is coming under the spotlight this weekend at the Alpine skiing test event for the games.
- Montezemolo expresses sadness over Schumacher's health Updated: Feb-04-16 3:09 pm
MILAN - Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo expressed his sadness on Thursday at the condition of Michael Schumacher, two years after the former Formula One champion was seriously injured in a skiing accident.
- Weibrecht competes in Pyeongchang as wife goes into labor Updated: Feb-04-16 12:12 pm
JEONGSEON, South Korea - With his wife about to give birth back home in Lake Placid, New York, American skier Andrew Weibrecht felt conflicted about traveling to Asia to test the downhill and super-G course that will be used for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.
- 1930s-era newsreel highlights challenges of Michigan winter Updated: Feb-04-16 4:11 am
MARQUETTE, Michigan - After spending decades in a basement in the eastern Upper Peninsula, a 1930s-era newsreel from the Michigan State Highway Department has resurfaced to remind us of the challenges - and the fun - of winters past.
- 'No slow motion needed' on tame Pyeongchang downhill course Updated: Feb-04-16 3:45 am
JEONGSEON, South Korea - No super-steep gradients, no rock-hard ice, no death-defying speeds.