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  • Shiffrin fastest in 1st run of World Cup slalom

    KUEHTAI, Austria (AP) — American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin led a women's World Cup slalom after the first run on Monday, positioning herself for a first podium finish in the discipline this season.

    Associated Press
  • 50 Britons trapped in French Alps gymnasium after heavy snow

    Albertville (France) (AFP) - A group of around 50 British holiday makers bitterly complained of inaction Sunday after being stuck in a French gymnasium for a second night following heavy snowfall in the Alps.

  • Ganong earns 1st win in WCup downhill

    SANTA CATERINA, Italy (AP) -- Skiing on a hill he hasn't seen before usually gets Travis Ganong fired up.

    The Associated Press
  • Alpine Skiing-World Cup men's standings

    Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Men's on Sunday DownhillPoints 1. Kjetil Jansrud (Norway) 294 2. Dominik Paris (Italy) 220 3. Travis Ganong (U.S.) 191 3=. Steven Nyman (U.S.) 191 5. Guillermo Fayed (France) 170 6. Matthias Mayer (Austria) 161 7. Beat Feuz (Switzerland) 152…

  • Swedish skier Hector takes GS for 1st career win

    KUEHTAI, Austria (AP) -- It didn't take long for Swedish skier Sara Hector to follow up her first World Cup podium with her maiden victory.

    The Associated Press
  • Alpine Skiing-World Cup women's standings

    Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the World Cup Women's on Sunday Giant SlalomPoints 1. Eva-Maria Brem (Austria) 270 2. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 242 3. Mikaela Shiffrin (U.S.) 226 4. Sara Hector (Sweden) 219 5. Tina Maze (Slovenia) 195 6. Kathrin Zettel (Austria) 170 7. Federica Brignone…

  • Alpine skiing-Firsts for Ganong and Hector at year end

    By Patrick Lang SANTA CATERINA, Italy, Dec 28 (Reuters) - Sweden's Sara Hector and American Travis Ganong treated themselves to belated Christmas presents with their first World Cup wins in a women's giant slalom and men's downhill respectively on Sunday. Hector, 22, won a rescheduled race in the…

  • Alpine Skiing-World Cup Santa Caterina men's downhill results

    Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup Santa Caterina Men's Downhill on Sunday 1. Travis Ganong (U.S.) 1:32.42 2. Matthias Mayer (Austria) 1:32.51 3. Dominik Paris (Italy) 1:32.63 4. Otmar Striedinger (Austria) 1:32.87 5. Romed Baumann (Austria) 1:33.09 6. Hannes Reichelt (Austria)…

  • WCup downhill training canceled due to snowfall

    SANTA CATERINA, Italy (AP) — Snowfall causing poor visibility forced officials to call off the second and final training session for a men's World Cup downhill on the Deborah Compagnoni course on Saturday.

    Associated Press
  • Alpine Skiing-World Cup Kuehtai women's giant slalom results

    Dec 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the World Cup Kuehtai Women's Giant Slalom after run 2 on Sunday Run 1 Run 2 Overall 1. Sara Hector (Sweden) 1:08.43 1:09.18 2:17.61 2. Anna Fenninger (Austria) 1:08.55 1:09.15 2:17.70 3. Mikaela Shiffrin (U.S.) 1:08.16 1:09.63 2:17.79 4. Eva-Maria Brem…