Alpine

Tarvisio: Goetschl skips super combi to rest knees

By Pete Rugh

Austrian skier Renate Goetschl skipped a World Cup super combi race Friday to rest her injured knees.     ''She's OK, but she will not start today. She will start tomorrow,'' Austrian Alpine Director Hans Pum said.     Goetschl hurt both knees Thursday when she crashed in downhill training, losing control midway through her run and […]

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Tarvisio: Mancuso 2nd in super combi DH

By Pete Rugh

World Championships super combined silver medalist Julia Mancuso picked up speed at every timing split Friday for the second-fastest downhill run in the foggy opening stage of a World Cup super combi, four-hundredths of a second behind new world champion Anja Paerson of Sweden.     Live interval timing for the lone run of slalom, beginning […]

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Masters Moments: Jans Cup heats up in Park City

By Pete Rugh

Intermountain Masters: Jans Cup races at Park City     Intermountain division racers gathered at Park City on Feb. 24-25 to cross swords again in the Jans Cup. With only two weekends of racing remaining to determine the Jans Cup title, competitors were ready to make their move for the cup. In a break from Intermountain […]

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Goetschl injures knees, but may still race

By Pete Rugh

Austria’s veteran Renate Goetschl slightly injured both her knees during a crash at the beginning of her second training run Thursday after losing control of her skis in the upper part of the Prampero course.

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Tarvisio: Mancuso 2nd in DH training run

By Pete Rugh

Julia Mancuso gave strong indication Thursday that she intends to make a run at the World Cup leaders, placing second in the second of three training runs for the Tarvisio, Italy, downhill. The run was won by Daniela Merighetti with Mancuso three-hundredths back. German youngster Gina Stechert was third.

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Tarvisio: Swiss Gisin shelved with knee injury

By Pete Rugh

Swiss skier Dominique Gisin tore ligaments in her left knee in a crash Wednesday and will miss the rest of the season.

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NCAAs: Fields set for championships

By Pete Rugh

The NCAA Men’s and Women’s Skiing Committee has announced the 74 men and 74 women selected to participate in the 2007 National Collegiate Men’s and Women’s Skiing Championships, to be held March 7-10 at Attitash and Jackson XC in Mount Washington Valley, New Hampshire. The championships will be hosted by the University of New Hampshire.

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Marchand-Arvier leads women's DH training

By Pete Rugh

Marie Marchand-Arvier of France led the opening downhill training session Wednesday as the World Cup circuit made its debut at a new resort.

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Atomic leads FIS alpine brand rankings

By Pete Rugh

Brand rankings for FIS 2006-07 alpine season

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NATIONS CUP STANDINGS: THROUGH FEB. 25

By Pete Rugh

FIS Nations Cup standings through Sunday, Feb. 25

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