1. Svindal, Jansrud and the Sad, Abrupt End to Norway's Friendly World Cup Rivalry

    Wengen followed by Kitzbuehel is one of the most daunting, potentially rewarding and iconic one-two punches currently in sports. Its downhill races are at the centre of consecutive weekends that rival any other on offer elsewhere...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 15 days ago 342 reads 0 comments

  2. Bill Johnson, Former Olympic Downhill Gold Medalist, Dies at Age 55

    Bill Johnson, the first American to win an Olympic gold medal in downhill skiing, died Friday at the age of 55 in Gresham, Oregon. According to the Associated Press, via ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 641,477 reads 3 comments

  3. Examining the Alpine Skiing World Cup Landscape in Anna Fenninger's Absence

    You have got to hate sports sometimes. That it can be so cruel as to take out its best, brightest, most eager and valiant before they even have a chance to compete. An unfunny joke masquerading as unfortunate accidents and injuries...

    Thomas Cooper Written by Thomas Cooper about 29 days ago 407 reads 0 comments