Posts Tagged Alpine skiing

Fenninger leads WCup GS after 1st run; Vonn, Maze out

Austria's Anna Fenninger celebrates at finish line as she wins an alpine ski, women's World Cup giant slalom event, in Maribor, Slovenia, Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Marco Trovati)

MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) — Giant slalom world champion Anna Fenninger used her 10th career World Cup victory to give the fight for the overall title new impetus.

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Maze, Fenninger continue rivalry on World Cup circuit

MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) — After sharing four gold medals between them at this month’s world championships, Tina Maze and Anna Fenninger continue their rivalry on the women’s alpine World Cup, starting with a giant slalom on Saturday.

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‘Over the limit': Skiers concerned with Saalbach downhill

Adrien Theaux, of France, is airborne during a men's World Cup downhill training session, in Saalbach Hinterglemm, Austria, Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

SAALBACH-HINTERGLEMM, Austria (AP) — Downhill leader Kjetil Jansrud chipped his tooth.

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Austrians go 1-2-3 in Saalbach World Cup downhill training

SAALBACH-HINTERGLEMM, Austria (AP) — Max Franz and two of his Austrian teammates dominated the final training session Friday for a World Cup downhill on the rarely used Schneekristall-Zwolfer course.

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