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Addressing the pink elephant in the room

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

You’re probably wondering what pink elephants and blue hippos have to do with ski racing. Read more...

How to ski fast when it counts

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

It's the time of year when athletes need to perform in championship races. Read more...

How Shiffrin won 3 consecutive World slalom titles

By Tom Kelly - Contributor

It was about the day not the record. Read more...

What young ski racers need and don’t need

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

What makes a great foundation for U12 and younger athletes? Read more...

Don’t let outside forces influence your confidence

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

Confidence is the most important mental “muscle” in ski racing. Read more...

6 phrases that weigh you down on race day

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

Take off the metaphorical weight vest that's keeping you down. Read more...

Lindsey Vonn’s hard-earned tears

By Tom Kelly - Contributor

Even when you're one of the winningest skiers of all-time, victories are never guaranteed. Read more...

Is live timing good for parents (and racers)?

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

Live Timing can be useful, but like most technologies, has its downsides. Read more...

How media use hurts ski racers

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

Having cell phones on the hill could be hurting your training. Read more...

Are timed runs in training good for ski racers?

By Jim Taylor - Contributor

My answer, as with most complex questions, is “It depends.” Read more...