2016 U.S. Alpine Championships at Sun Valley, ID
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Details from the annual meeting of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association
In the men’s 15k race, Brian Gregg (Team GREGG, Madshus) skied to a first place, while Katharine Ogden (Landgrove, VT/U.S. Ski Team) won the women’s 10k.
It was a historic day at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational, as Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) dominated her competitors by over three seconds to take the first American slalom win at Aspen since 1981.
After a solid three days of training, Travis Ganong (Squaw Valley, CA) threw down a fast run on Saturday to grab third place at the Lake Louise downhill.
It’s downhill day in Lake Louise and the men have been looking strong. With Steven Nyman and Travis Ganong racking up a series of top-10 results in training runs, the American Downhillers are ready to kick off the speed season.
Sadie Bjornsen (Winthrop, WA) and Jessie Diggins (Afton, MN) led the U.S. Cross Country Ski Team with solid 14th and 16th place finishes, after the second-stage of the Ruka Triple in a 5k freestyle race on Saturday.
Winds continued to hamper jumping in Ruka, with both nordic combined and ski jumping schedules being rewritten daily.
It was a crushing day at the Aspen Winternational, as both Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) and Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) both crashed and did not finish.
Jennie Bender (Bridger Ski Foundation) dominated in the women’s race and Logan Hanneman (Alaska Pacific University) stole first with 50m to go for the men.
In the 2015 World Cup opener, Andy Newell posted his best finish since 2013, just missing the podium in fourth.
World Cup action kicks off this weekend in Aspen and Lake Louise.
A dozen U.S. athletes will start this weekend in the Ruka Triple to open the FIS Cross Country World Cup
U.S. Freestyle Ski Team athletes share what they're most thankful for this season.
Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships
Nature Valley U.S. Alpine Championships heads to Sun Valley, Idaho this year bringing the nations best alpine skiers back to the Rocky's in March 2016!
Nature Valley U.S. Apline Championships
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