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

Lindsey Vonn saving her best for Pyeongchang

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Lindsey Vonn wants to regain the downhill gold medal at the Olympics so desperately that she has been willing to sacrifice much of the World Cup season to achieve her goal.

Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup alpine skiing

Saturday, January 20th, 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, watch action from the women's super-G event in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy.

Aksel Lund Svindal heads into Olympics with super-G win

Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Aksel Lund Svindal led a Norwegian 1-2 finish ahead of Kjetil Jansrud on Friday in Kitzbuehel, Austria in the last World Cup super-G before the Olympics in Pyeongchang.

Mistake costs Lindsey Vonn gold in World Cup downhill

Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Sofia Goggia of Italy won a World Cup downhill on home snow on Friday in Cortina D'Ampezzo, Italy after Lindsey Vonn made a major mistake.

Watch World Cup women’s downhill from Italy

Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Watch action from the women's alpine World Cup downhill and super-G events in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy.

Lindsey Vonn ready to attack in Captain America suit

Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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The Olympic downhill is little more than a month away and Lindsey Vonn is finally ready to start attacking at 100 per cent again.

Italy keeps rolling with podium sweep of World Cup downhill

Sunday, January 14th, 2018
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Sofia Goggia used what she called her best ever downhill run to lead an Italian sweep of the podium at a women's World Cup race on Sunday.

World Cup leader Marcel Hirscher wins again in slalom

Sunday, January 14th, 2018
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Marcel Hirscher is unbeatable in slalom right now, and his World Cup win Sunday finally gave him victory at the course in Wengen, Switzerland on Sunday.

Feuz edges Svindal for home win in classic Swiss downhill

Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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Beat Feuz won the classic Lauberhorn downhill on Saturday in Wengen to give Switzerland yet another victory in its signature Alpine skiing race.

Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup alpine skiing

Saturday, January 13th, 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, watch action from the men's alpine World Cup downhill event in Wengen, Switzerland.