Posts Tagged Alpine skiing

FIS won’t replace women’s super-G that was canceled twice

Austria's Anna Fenninger, center, winner of an alpine ski World Cup women's super-G event, celebrates on the podium with second placed Tina Maze, of Slovenia, left, and third placed Lindsey Vonn, of United States, in Bansko, Bulgaria, Monday, March. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

OBERHOFEN, Switzerland (AP) — The International Ski Federation says a women’s super-G race that was canceled twice won’t be replaced on the World Cup schedule.

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Vanessa-Mae attends CAS appeal in Olympic ski fixing case

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Pop violinist Vanessa-Mae has appeared at sport’s highest court to appeal her 4-year ban for helping to fix Sochi Olympic qualifying races in Alpine skiing.

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Fenninger strikes again: Wins super-G in Bulgaria

Julia Mancuso, of United States, competes during the second run of an alpine ski World Cup women's super-combined event, in Bansko, Bulgaria, Sunday, March 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Pier Marco Tacca)

BANSKO, Bulgaria (AP) — With less than three weeks of competition left, Anna Fenninger is on a roll.

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Lindsey Vonn criticizes FIS after racing in fog in Bulgaria

Third placed Lindsey Vonn, of United States, reacts in the finish area after an alpine ski World Cup women's super-G event, in Bansko, Bulgaria, Monday, March 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

BANKSO, Bulgaria (AP) — Lindsey Vonn criticized the International Ski Federation Monday for allowing skiers to race in foggy conditions in Bulgaria.

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American skier Ganong faces new challenge: college

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) — Two months after winning his first World Cup victory, American skier Travis Ganong is facing a new challenge: college.

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