Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Alpine Skiing’ Category

Strong winds force cancellation of Val d’Isere men’s slalom

Sunday, December 9th, 2018
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A men's World Cup slalom race scheduled for the French resort of Val d'Isere on Sunday has been cancelled due to strong wind gusts.

Marcel Hirscher wins big again in World Cup giant slalom

Saturday, December 8th, 2018
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Marcel Hirscher dominated yet again in the World Cup on Saturday, winning a giant slalom by a huge 1.18-second margin.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: Freestyle skiing World Cup

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On Saturday's edition, we have ski halfpipe World Cup, luge World Cup from Calgary, men's giant slalom, men's skeleton and figure skating Grand Prix final in Vancouver.

Watch women’s World Cup alpine skiing from Switzerland

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Watch live action of the women's World Cup alpine event from St. Moritz, Switzerland.

Watch men’s World Cup alpine skiing from Val d’Isere

Thursday, December 6th, 2018
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Click on the video player above on Sunday at 4 a.m. ET to watch live action from the men's World Cup alpine event in Val d'Isere, France.

Beaver Creek: Luitz’s powerful finish ends Hirscher’s 5-race win streak

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
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Stefan Luitz of Germany used a powerful finish to capture a World Cup giant slalom Sunday, ending Austrian standout Marcel Hirscher's five-race winning streak in the discipline.

Canada’s Grenier claims 5th at super-G World Cup event in Lake Louise

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
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Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States won her first World Cup super-G race on Sunday. Canada's Valerie Grenier was fifth for the best result of her career. She was .88 seconds back of Shiffrin and five one hundreths of a second out of a podium spot.

Austria’s Schmidhofer wins 2nd consecutive downhill race at Lake Louise

Saturday, December 1st, 2018
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Nicole Schmidhofer of Austria won her second women's World Cup downhill in as many days Saturday.

Austria’s Nicole Schmidhofer wins Lake Louise World Cup season-opener

Friday, November 30th, 2018
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Nicole Schmidhofer of Austria won the season-opening women's World Cup downhill Friday.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup alpine skiing

Friday, November 30th, 2018
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, we have men's World Cup downhill skiing from Beaver Creek, Colo., and women's World Cup downhill in Lake Louise, Alta.