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  • Olympic champion Christensen returns to where it began

    Joss Christensen won the slopestyle at the U.S Freeskiing Grand Prix in January 2014 and his life has never been the same since. Christensen won the same event in his hometown Friday in another fantastic fashion. Christensen again showed anything can happen despite long odds. ''I've been pretty…

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  • 6-time Olympian Mario Stecher ends Nordic combined career

    Six-time Olympian Mario Stecher of Austria has ended his Nordic combined career, 21 years after winning his first of 12 World Cups. The 37-year-old Stecher, who has been left out of the Austrian team for the Nordic skiing world championships, says ''this is the right time. So far I've enjoyed this…

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  • Olympic gold medalist Christensen wins slopestyle event

    Sochi Olympic gold medalist Joss Christensen saved his best for last to win the men's skiing slopestyle event at the U.S. Grand Prix. Gus Kenworthy made it a clean sweep for the United States, placing third with an 89.00 on his last run. Sweden's Emma Dahlstrom took first on the women's side with a…

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  • Women's World Cup super-G canceled in foggy Bansko

    BANSKO, Bulgaria (AP) -- The women's World Cup super-G has been canceled because of fog.

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  • Gruber wins Nordic combined large hill event at worlds

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) -- Bernhard Gruber of Austria pulled away from Francois Braud of France on the final lap to win the Nordic combined large hill event for his first individual world championship title.

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  • Germany's Freund wins large hill ski jump at Nordic worlds

    FALUN, Sweden (AP) — German ski jumper Severin Freund had the best score in both rounds to win the large hill event Thursday for his second gold medal of the Nordic skiing world championships.

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