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No Vonn On New Course; May Return In Lake Louise

The new Beaver Creek downhill course features a gliding section near the start for a skier to drop into a tuck and build speed. There are technical turns in the middle, followed by a steep part — maybe the steepest on the World Cup circuit — and then a giant jump at the finish.

11/26/2013

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Vonn Puts Off Return From Knee Surgery For A Month

Still recovering from right knee surgery, Lindsey Vonn has decided to skip Saturday’s season-opening race in Austria, preferring to return next month. Vonn has been training on the glacier in Soelden for the last week and made her decision Wednesday.

10/23/2013

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Vonn Skis In Chile, Optimistic About Knee Rehab

Lindsey Vonn is skiing in Chile and way ahead of her rehab schedule with the Sochi Olympics five months away. The four-time World Cup overall champion returned to the slopes over the weekend nearly seven months after her injury.

09/02/2013

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Vonn Sets Record For Most World Cup Points

Lindsey Vonn set a women’s record for the most World Cup points in a season after finishing eighth in Saturday’s slalom. The race was won by Michaela Kirchgasser of Austria.

03/17/2012

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Skier Survives Freak Diving Accident To Compete Again

When Hastings senior Dustin Erickson competed in the state Nordic skiing competition last week, his doctors called it a miracle. That’s because Erickson came very close to never being able to walk again, let alone ski.

02/24/2012

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Lindsey Vonn Finds Success With New Coach

By any measure, Lindsey Vonn’s impending divorce is not affecting her on the slopes. If anything, it’s motivated her.

01/16/2012

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Skiing Star Lindsey Vonn OK After Training Crash

Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn escaped major injury after slamming her head on the slope during training, six days before the opening race of the world championships.

02/03/2011

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