Alpine

Chevrolet J3 West: Christianson, Fitzpatrick tops

By Pete Rugh

Kieffer Christianson used identical 51.51 second runs to win the boys J3 giant slalom, while Katie Fitzpatrick powered to a convincing victory in the girls J3 slalom to highlight the third day of competition at the 2007 Western Region J3 Junior Olympics at Mammoth Mountain.

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Canadian nationals: Guay gains GS crown

By Pete Rugh

rik Guay earned the first national giant slalom title of his career on a soggy Saturday in Whistler, B.C.., at the Pontiac GMC Canadian Championships.

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Disabled nationals: Victor is golden again in SL

By Pete Rugh

World Cup overall champion Stephani Victor (sit-ski) completed a storybook season Saturday by adding the U.S. slalom title to her giant slalom gold, closing the 2007 Hartford U.S. Disabled Alpine Championships.

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Janyk easily wins Canadian nationals GS title

By Pete Rugh

Whistler native Britt Janyk cruised to the giant slalom title Friday on her home hill at the Canadian Championships, winning by more than two seconds over fellow national team member Shona Rubens.

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Chevrolet Western J3s: Perkins, Caston win SG

By Pete Rugh

Jake Perkins and Rose Caston raced to victories over a challenging super G course at Mammoth Mountain on Friday to capture the first gold medals in the 2007 Chevrolet Western Region J3 Junior Olympics.

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Chevrolet J4 R/C JOs: Moyer sweeps boys GS races

By Pete Rugh

Aspen junior Bobby Moyer ran his win streak to three Friday at the Rocky/Central J4 Junior Olympics, topping a pair of one-run giant slalom races following a super G victory on Thursday at Winter Park, Colorado.  

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Aamodt, Graham win Legends DH races in Vail

By Pete Rugh

Norway’s Kjetil Andre Aamodt continued his rookie domination of the 2007 Countrywide American Ski Classic’s Legends events Thursday, while Canadian Laurie Graham extended her record number of Downhill victories to nine as the pair recorded wins in the Volvo Legends Downhill competition on Vail Mountain’s Golden Peak.

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Victor stays red-hot, wins disabled GS title

By Pete Rugh

Newly crowned World Cup overall champion Stephani Victor (sit-ski) didn't miss a beat Thursday, winning the U.S. giant slalom title as the 2007 Hartford U.S. Disabled Alpine Championships opened in New Hampshire. Also taking GS championships were Elitsa Storey (standing), Chris Devlin-Young (sit-ski) and George Sansonetis (standing).

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Chevrolet J4 R/C JOs: Moyer, Moltzan win super Gs

By Pete Rugh

Bobby Moyer and Paula Moltzan posted victories in the super G races on Thursday as the J4 Rocky/Central Junior Olympics got under way at Winter Park, Colorado.

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Aamodt, Koz win Legends GS at Vail ski classic

By Pete Rugh

The first time was the charm Wednesday evening for Norway’s Kjetil Andre Aamodt and America’s Kristina Koznick as the pair of rookie Legends competitors officially kicked off the 25th anniversary celebration of the Countrywide American Ski Classic with impressive wins in the Countrywide Legends Giant Slalom at Vail Mountain’s Golden Peak.

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