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.
Lindsey Vonn completed a sweep of World Cup races at Lake Louise for the second straight year.
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.
Lindsey Vonn of the United States won the World Cup giant slalom race in Are on Friday to clinch her fourth overall title.
By any measure, Lindsey Vonn’s impending divorce is not affecting her on the slopes. If anything, it’s motivated her.
Photos from Spain’s World Cup Victory Parade.
Exhaustion etched on their faces, fatigued bodies ready to betray them, the players knew just one goal would be enough to win the elusive World Cup for their nation.
The World Cup total stadium attendance will pass 3 million at the Germany-Spain semifinal match on Wednesday. FIFA says 2,997,000 people have attended the first 61 matches, for an average of 49,134 with three games […]
Uruguay’s World Cup adventure lasted longer than expected, but the disappointment of defeat was still hard to bear.
A group of senators is getting behind an effort to bring the World Cup to the United States in 2018 or 2022. The senators, led by New York Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand, planned to send a […]
Macalester College junior Danny Calderon submitted a proposal to the university’s Institute of Global Citizenship student council for a summer program, and his idea got accepted. The young man joins the program to talk about […]