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

Croatia’s Zubcic comes back from 12th to win men’s World Cup giant slalom in Japan

Friday, February 21st, 2020
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Filip Zubcic of Croatia won a men's World Cup giant slalom race in Japan on Saturday after coming from 12th place after the first run.

Former teen prodigy Lara Gut-Behrami ends 2-year drought in dowhhill

Friday, February 21st, 2020
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In ski-crazy Switzerland, Lara Gut-Behrami's first World Cup victory in more than two years was quickly labeled "a resurrection" by broadcasters.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup ski cross

Thursday, February 20th, 2020
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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 ski cross World Cup stop in Sunny Valley, Russia.

Canadian moguls skier Brayden Kuroda dies suddenly at 19

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
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Canadian freestyle moguls team member Brayden Kuroda has died suddenly, Freestyle Canada said on Tuesday. He was 19.

Canada’s Rachael Karker, Brendan MacKay ski to silver at Calgary halfpipe World Cup

Friday, February 14th, 2020
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Calgary's Brendan MacKay and Rachael Karker of Erin, Ont., both captured silver medals in the skiing halfpipe at a World Cup freestyle event at Canada Olympic Park.

Kilde vaults to top of alpine World Cup standings with 1st win of season

Friday, February 14th, 2020
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Aleksander Aamodt Kilde got his first win of the season on Friday in a men's World Cup super-G race, sending the Norwegian to the top of both the discipline and overall standings.

Dressen wins men’s downhill to make Feuz wait for season title

Thursday, February 13th, 2020
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Thomas Dressen won his second men's World Cup downhill in two weeks on Thursday in Austria, keeping his slim chance for the discipline title alive.

Watch CBC Sports Late Night: Road to the Olympic Games World Cup ski cross

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020
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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 ski cross World Cup stop in Nakiska, Alta.

Frenchman Alexis Pinturault rules slalom to take World Cup combined event

Sunday, December 29th, 2019
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Alexis Pinturault used his slalom skills to come from behind and win a men's World Cup Alpine combined event on Sunday in Bormio, Italy. The 2019 world champion beat Aleksander Aamodt Kilde of Norway by 0.51 seconds.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: World Cup ski cross

Friday, December 27th, 2019
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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 ski cross World Cup stop in Innichen, Italy.