RSS Ski Racing News

  • Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Appoints New Athletic Director May 20, 2019
    The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club (SSWSC) announced last week that David Stewart, the Nordic Skiing Head Coach of Denver University, will be joining the SSWSC as its new Athletic Director effective June 1, 2019. “Dave has a fantastic reputation in the collegiate and nordic skiing circles. While at DU, he was intently focused on […]
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  • World Pro Ski Tour Appoints New CEO May 17, 2019
    The World Pro Ski Tour (WPST) season came to a close with a message of revitalization and re-emergence. Following a business re-organization, new WPST Chairman, Dan Leever, has appointed Jon J. Franklin, former Winter Sports Vice President at IMG Media, as the new Tour Chief Executive Officer, charged with leading a new era for the […]
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  • “Will it Help Me Ski Faster?” Forks in the Road in a Ski Racer’s Life May 16, 2019
    It’s one thing to say that you want to be the best ski racer you can be. It’s an entirely different thing to actually do the things necessary to achieve that goal. In other words, talk is cheap! You have to want it and you have to want it bad! Why? Because the chances are […]
    Jim Taylor
  • Alpine Collegiate Forum Kicks off Annual U.S. Ski & Snowboard Congress May 15, 2019
    U.S. Ski & Snowboard, wrapped day one of its annual congress in Park City, Utah, with an alpine collegiate forum. The event featured a coaches panel hosted by U.S. Ski & Snowboard Alpine Development Director, Chip Knight. The goal of the forum was to bring together a range of people from across the alpine ski […]
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  • LEKI Offers Third Annual Full Ride Scholarship to Party Beach Ski Camps May 15, 2019
    LEKI is excited to announce the third annual LEKI Full Ride Scholarship to the Party Beach Ski Camps, which will award one deserving junior ski racer the ultimate opportunity to train with premier level coaches at one of the top summer training locations in the country. The scholarship includes registration fees for one week of camp […]
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  • Italy Names 2019-20 Alpine Roster May 14, 2019
    The Italian Ski Federation (FISI) has announced it’s alpine rosters for the 2019-20 season. With 77 men and women making up the World Cup and Europa Cup teams, FISI looks to build on the momentum of last season and carry that into the 2020 winter. World Cup Finals will take place in Cortina d’Ampezzo next […]
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  • U.S. Ski & Snowboard Names 38 Athletes to 2019-20 Roster May 13, 2019
    Double Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin and three-time FIS Ski World Cup winner and veteran Steven Nyman headline the list of athletes that U.S. Ski & Snowboard has nominated to the U.S. Ski Team for the 2019-20 season. Nominations include those active athletes who qualified based on published selection criteria in the prior season. The 2019-20 season will feature […]
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  • U.S. Ski & Snowboard Names Athletes, Coaches of the Year May 12, 2019
    Record-setting alpine ski racer Mikaela Shiffrin headlined a host of athletes and coaches honored by U.S. Ski & Snowboard for the 2019 season. Shiffrin was named the winner of the Beck International Award as the top athlete across all sports. U.S. Ski & Snowboard snowboardcross coach Jeff Archibald was named Coach of the Year while […]
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  • Sweden Announces 2019-20 National Team Roster May 9, 2019
    After a World Championships at home, there will be 27 women and 20 men who will represent the Swedish Alpine National Team in the 2019-20 season. Some familiar names are already at the top, but also some new faces that look forward to taking further steps in their development. The selected squad gives the Swedes strong […]
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  • LEKI Announces 2019 Ligety-Weibrecht Scholarship Winner May 8, 2019
    LEKI is proud to announce 15-year-old Cody Jarels from Vermont as the winner of the 2019 LEKI Full Ride Scholarship to the Ligety-Weibrecht Ski Camp. Jarels has been ski racing since he was 13 years old and will race with his school team at St. Johnsbury Academy next season. While there were so many great […]
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