Racing


The 10th FIS Telemark World Championships took place this week in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA. Both senior and junior championship races were hard fought with the favourites in both mens’ and ladies’ senior races, Tobias Mueller of Germany and Amelie Reymond of Switzerland proving difficult to beat here in Steamboat.     SPRINT:   On the first day, the ladies Junior…



Favorite in the Slalom event, the last race of the 2015 World Ski Championships, Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA extended her slalom dominance by becoming World Champion for the second consecutive time, winning in 1:38:48. Frida Hansdotter of Sweden finished second with +0.34 and Sarka Strachova of the Czech Republic with +0.77.     Shiffrin, who became the youngest Olympic slalom…







Beaver Creek provided a dream backdrop for the ladies‘ downhill race as Tina Maze of Slovenia and Anna Fenninger of Austria provided another entertaining duel for first and second place.     Blue skies, plenty of spectators and compact winter snow conditions greeted the field of 39 skiers the major event of this Championship. For the host nation USA, the…