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PHOTO GALLERY: FACES AROUND TOWN AT BOP

By Pete Rugh

Photographer Barrie Fisher was all over Beaver Creek Village on downhill day. Click here to see a gallery of images.

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Beaver Creek: Super G postponed until Monday

By Pete Rugh

Saturday’s World Cup men’s super G at Beaver Creek has been postponed due to weather conditions and in the interest of competitor safety.    The super G is now scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday. The giant slalom will be staged as scheduled on Sunday, with the first run set for 9:45 a.m.

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Podium Profile: Walchhofer's win big for Austrians

By Pete Rugh

The Austrian men got a pick-me-up here as Michael Walchhofer stormed to first place in the downhill — the Austrian’s first win of the season.

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Winter Park: Zettel collects NorAm slalom win

By Pete Rugh

Austrian World Cupper Kathrin Zettel remained red-hot on the NorAm circuit, winning her second race of the week Friday, a slalom at Colorado’s Winter Park.

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Beaver Creek: Injured ankle sends Berthod home

By Pete Rugh

Marc Berthod was forced to return home to Switzerland on Friday after injuring himself the previous day in the warm-up for the men's downhill portion of a World Cup super combi.

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Lake Louise: Europeans top training yet again

By Pete Rugh

European racers continued to dominate on Friday at Lake Louise in the final downhill training run while the Americans fell dramatically off the pace.

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FIS confirms Aspen World Cup races

By Pete Rugh

The FIS on Friday morning confirmed next week’s World Cup women’s three-race schedule for Aspen, Colorado.

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Beaver Creek: Walchhofer ends U.S. DH wins streak

By Pete Rugh

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. — Austrian Michael Walchhofer ended a four-year win streak by Americans in the Birds of Prey Downhill at Beaver Creek, Colo., Friday (Nov. 30), but it was far from easy.     As a much needed early season snowfall challenged visibility and forced a lowered start on one of the more difficult downhill […]

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PHOTO GALLERY: PUBLIC PICK AND CONCERT

By Pete Rugh

Photographer Barrie Fisher captured the action as the band Cracker entertained the crowd at Beaver Creek Thursday night at the public bib draw for Friday's downhill. Click here to see the gallery .

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Beaver Creek: Svindal may miss rest of season

By Pete Rugh

BEAVER CREEK, Colorado — Aksel Lund Svindal, who suffered a deep gash in his groin area from a crash during a downhill training run earlier this week, required ''minor abdominal surgery'' as part of his treatment, the Vail Valley Medical Center said in a statement Thursday.

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