Traduire/Ubersetzen

News and Events

Origin Story: Where did skiing begin?

Photo Caption: On April 19, 2017, The New York Times published an article by Kade Krichko titled “China’s Stone Age Skiers and History’s Harsh Lessons.” The article recounts the history of skiing in...

For Many, Cost of Going Uphill Is Going Down

Photo Caption: This chart, compiled by the staff at Ski Area Management, shows the price of the nation’s leading multi-resort season passes. Adjusted for inflation, these passes provide high-...
John Emerson

Sportsmanship: Racer voluntarily DQs after "invisible" straddle

What if you thought that you’d straddled a slalom gate pole, and the gatekeeper missed seeing it? And you earned a good result for you and your team?             It happened this past February during...
Nancy Greene, Chamonix

All or Nothing: Nancy Greene's 1967 World Cup

By Michel Beaudry Nancy Greene of Canada came from behind to win the 1967 inaugural World Cup overall title by the slimmest of margins in a thrilling final race. Nancy Greene Raine is a force of...

Killy’s Winter, Never Equaled: PART TWO

INTERVIEW by Yves Perret In an exclusive interview, Jean-Claude Killy recalls the first season of the World Cup, 50 years ago, when he won 12 of the 17 races, all of the downhills, and finished on...

Eight Decades of Racing Rules

Special report: A six-year effort, led by FIS Alpine Rules chief Michael Huber, has yielded the first comprehensive digital collection of the changing rules that have governed ski racing over 80...

Where is the Romance?

On a Jackson Hole ski day with Olympic gold medalist Pepi Stiegler in 1986, the author ponders the soul of skiing. By Peter Shelton Waiting for the photographers, Pepi Stiegler and I had plenty of...
Killy gagne le descente Wengen

L'hiver de Killy, jamais égalisé

Sa saison 1967 est un plus grand exploit que son triplé olympique. Dans une interview exclusive, Jean-Claude Killy se souvient de la première saison de la Coupe du monde, il ya 50 ans, quand il a...
Mikaela Shiffrin with Nancy Greene Raine

Shiffrin is Fifth American to win Overall World Cup

Mikaela Shiffrin on Sunday celebrated her first Overall World Cup Championship, at the culmination of the 50th World Cup Finals in Aspen. She is the fifth American to win the overall globe,...

Mikaela scores her third world championship

It's the first three-peat in World Championship slalom since Christl Cranz did it in 1937-39. By Tom Kelly The 19-year-old German ski racer gave a tug on the laces of her leather boots, clicking them...

Pages