Posts Tagged Women’s skiing

Bjoergen, Pellegrino win cross-country sprints

Federico Pellegrino of Italy celebrates his victory in the men's 1.3 km sprint final run at the Cross Country World Cup in Davos, Switzerland, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. The event has been moved from La Clusaz, France, due to lack of snow. (AP Photo/Keystone, Gian Ehrenzeller)

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Marit Bjoergen of Norway won her 84th career cross-country skiing World Cup event and Federico Pellegrino of Italy got his first in sprint races on Sunday.

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China wins aerial freestyle team event in Beijing

BEIJING (AP) — China won the first ever aerial team event on the freestyle World Cup on Sunday to wrap up a successful weekend for the home nation inside the Bird’s Nest stadium.

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Goergl beats Fenninger to win WCup super-G; Vonn crashes

Elisabeth Goergl, of Austria, center, the winner, celebrates on podium with Anna Fenninger, of Austria, left, second placed and  Tina Maze, Slovenia, right, third placed after an alpine ski women's World Cup Super-G, in Val d'Isere, France, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — American Lindsey Vonn’s bid for a record-equaling 62nd World Cup win will have to wait a little while longer.

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World Cup races canceled due to lack of snow

VIENNA (AP) — The International Ski Federation (FIS) has canceled women’s World Cup races in Semmering, Austria, next week because of a lack of snow.

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Norway’s Bjoergen, Gloeersen win in World Cup

Marit Bjoergen of Norway celebrates her victory during the women's 10 km skating competition at the Cross Country World Cup in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. The event has been moved from La Clusaz, France, due to lack of snow. (AP Photo/Keystone, Gian Ehrenzeller)

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Norway extended its dominance of the cross-country skiing World Cup with victories for Marit Bjoergen and Anders Gloeersen in distance races on Saturday.

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