Posts Tagged Skiing

Vonn wins women’s World Cup downhill in France

Lindsey Vonn, of United States, celebrates on the finish area after winning an alpine ski women's World Cup downhill in Val d'Isere, France, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — Just four races back into her skiing career, Lindsey Vonn is on the verge of World Cup history.

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Nyman wins Val Gardena downhill for 3rd time

Steven Nyman celebrates after winning an alpine ski, men's World Cup downhill, in Val Gardena, Italy, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)

VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — American racer Steven Nyman showed off his complete mastery of the Saslong course by winning a World Cup downhill at the classic venue on Friday for the third time.

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Fenninger fastest in women’s downhill training

Lindsey Vonn smiles prior to start training for a women's World Cup downhill in Val d'Isere, France, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. Austrian skier Anna Fenninger posted the fastest time in a World Cup downhill training run ahead of countrywoman Regina Sterz and Lindsey Vonn on Friday. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — Anna Fenninger posted the fastest time in a World Cup downhill training run Friday with Austrian teammate Regina Sterz in second and Lindsey Vonn third.

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Vonn considering dropping slalom from repertoire

VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — Lindsey Vonn’s days of competing in all five ski disciplines may be behind her, since the four-time overall World Cup champion is seriously considering giving up slalom in her comeback from a career-threatening knee injury.

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Bode Miller on schedule for January return

VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Bode Miller is skiing again and remains on schedule for a January return after undergoing surgery on a disc in his back.

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