Posts Tagged Men’s skiing

Germany wins ski jump World Cup team event

Markus Eisenbichler of Germany competes in front of the spectators during the team competition at the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup in Klingenthal, Germany, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Germany won the competition. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

KLINGENTHAL, Germany (AP) — Severin Freund soared 135 meters in his second jump to seal Germany’s victory in the opening event of the ski jump World Cup season on Saturday.

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Bode Miller will undergo back surgery

Never one to let a little pain get in his way, the hard-charging Bode Miller tried to ski his way through a balky back until it simply became too much.

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Hirscher leads WCup slalom after 1st run at Levi

Ted Ligety competes during the first run of an alpine ski, men's World Cup slalom race, in Levi, Finland, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Shinichiro Tanaka)

LEVI, Finland (AP) — Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway won the World Cup men’s slalom opener, beating the world champion Marcel Hirscher by 0.12 seconds in foggy conditions on Sunday.

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