Stories tagged: alpine skiing
SATURDAY, NOV. 26, 2016, 7:18 P.M.
France’s Tessa Worley wins giant slalom in Vermont
France’s Tessa Worley won a World Cup giant slalom in Vermont, holding off first-run leader Nina Loeseth of Norway. Worley, who won this event at the 2013 world championships, finished …
SATURDAY, JAN. 23, 2016, 7:44 P.M.
After latest record, Lindsey Vonn reveals her lonelier side
After breaking Annemarie Moser-Proell’s record for most World Cup downhill victories with her 37th in skiing’s marquee event on Saturday, Lindsey Vonn revealed that her recent purchase of a little …
SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2014
Mavs blow huge lead, rally to beat Blazers
NBA: Dirk Nowitzki scored 22 points, Devin Harris hit the go-ahead shot in the final minute and the Dallas Mavericks rallied in the fourth quarter after blowing a 30-point lead, …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 19, 2014, 7:05 A.M.
Ligety dominates for gold in Olympic giant slalom
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — Ted Ligety won the giant slalom at the Sochi Games with a dominating performance Wednesday, becoming the first American man to win two Olympic gold medals …
SUNDAY, FEB. 16, 2014
Thousandths determine gold Zbigniew Brodka won Poland’s first gold medal in the men’s 1,500 meters speedskating, finishing 0.003 seconds ahead of Koen Verweij of Netherlands.
SUNDAY, OCT. 14, 2012, 7:03 A.M.
Ski area expansion plan in final stage
A decade-old effort to expand the downhill ski area to the “back side” of Mount Spokane is in its final proposal stage, sitting on the desk of the Washington State …
SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2012, 6:37 A.M.
Ski patrol candidates make steep commitments
Tom Torvik relished the treatment he received for injuries on the ski slopes this winter. “I had broken bones in all locations, abdominal bleeding, concussions – the list goes on …
SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2012, 6:48 A.M.
Handmade skis pass the test for Colville teen
Elise Loggers deserves an “A” simply for the idea she proposed to fulfill her required senior project at Colville High School. She could have stoked energy on an assignment destined …