1. Post-Sochi, US Athletes Find Contentment, Pain, Celebrity and Challenge

    Nerves settled in for Olympic ice dancer Charlie White. He had been on big stages before, chased butterflies in his stomach before. But nothing like this—nothing so pressure-packed, so far outside of his comfort zone...

    Matt Crossman Written by Matt Crossman about 15 days ago 78,228 reads 13 comments

  2. World Ski Championships, Women's Slalom: Shiffrin Pips Hansdotter to Gold

    "Comprehensive" might be the best word to describe Mikaela Shiffrin 's gold-medal winning performance in the slalom at the World Ski Championships...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 17 days ago 488 reads 0 comments

  3. Peter Prevc Breaks Ski Flying World Record with 250M Jump in Vikersund, Norway

    Peter Prevc of Slovenia jumped a full 250 meters to break the ski flying world record at a World Cup event in Vikersund , Norway. The jump eclipsed the previous record of 246...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 17 days ago 6,646 reads 4 comments

  4. World Ski Championships, Men's Giant Slalom: Ligety Beats Hirscher to Gold

    It just had to be them. The two men who finished first and second in the last World Ski Championships giant slalom, and who have been the pre -eminent competitors in the discipline since just about the turn of the decade...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 18 days ago 289 reads 0 comments

  5. World Ski Championships, Women's Giant Slalom: Anna Fenninger Takes 2nd Gold

    This was the last hurrah for some; for others it was the start of their World Ski Championships. Whatever direction the women were heading in at the crossroad of the giant slalom, they left their mark in an entertaining penultimate race...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 19 days ago 742 reads 0 comments

  6. World Ski Championships—Men's Downhill: Kueng Wins, Ganong Earns Silver

    Men's downhill day at the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships was an enjoyable one for the Swiss and the Americans. The former's Patrick Kueng and Beat Feuz raced into first and third, respectively...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 24 days ago 500 reads 0 comments

  7. World Ski Championships—Women's Downhill: Maze Shines, but Vonn Misses out

    First and second in Tuesday's super-G, the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships women's downhill saw Anna Fenninger and Tina Maze swap places in an enthralling contest. The latter pipped the Austrian to gold by just minus-0...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 25 days ago 150 reads 0 comments

  8. World Ski Championships—Men's Super-G: Reichelt Does the Double for Austria

    Hannes Reichelt made it two gold medals in a row in the super-G for the Austrian team at the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships. His first place in the postponed men's race followed on from Anna Fenninger's success two days earlier...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 26 days ago 488 reads 0 comments

  9. World Ski Championships—Women's Super G: Fenninger's Recent Progress Pays off

    Almost a year on from winning the discipline's gold in Sochi, Anna Fenninger won the super-G to take the first gold medal of the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 28 days ago 250 reads 0 comments