Haber: My favorite American performances of the 21st Century

From Daron Rahlves and Lindsey Vonn to Mikaela Shiffrin and Tommy Ford.

Taylor: Use the COVID-19 crisis to become a better ski racer

Let me begin with a question: What does the COVID-19 crisis have in common with a ski race?

My retirement story: It’s not always easy

Hanging up the race skis is an inevitable point in any skiing career.

Taylor: Ski racing meets COVID-19: what to say, what to do

We humans don’t like disruptions in our lives. We like to feel safe, secure, and comfortable. That’s not necessarily a bad thing; in fact, it means we’re, well, human. This need is hard wired into us through evolution with one...

Taylor: How to keep your physical and mental mojo all season long

Consistency is particularly hard during the long and exhausting season. Travel, cold weather, intense training, a lot of races, and having to balance school, friends, and ski racing can just plain wear you down.

Bingaman: How to nail your pre-race dryland routine

What should you do the day before a race? Should you rest completely? Take the day off? Ski a couple runs? Full length training? Hammer out some bike intervals? Lift heavy? Lift light? Figuring out the best way to...

Davis: Beer league made me love ski racing again

This Valentine's Day, an ex-ski racer gives his long-lost love one more chance, in the name of beer and victory.

Lewis: Making failure your friend

Embracing failure is critical for all athletes, but especially for ski racers. Everything about ski racing is tough.

Bingaman: Pre-skiing warm-up strategies

A large majority of our lives are run on habits. The habits we form, whether consciously or unconsciously, will often dictate our long-term outcomes. Reaching for a dessert every night after dinner is no problem every once in a while,...

Porino: There’s a financial crisis in junior ski racing

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of articles Ski Racing Media will publish on the rising cost of alpine ski racing and the lack of fundamental skill development in the U.S.
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Parallel rule changes on the docket at FIS meetings

The FIS’ Alpine Skiing Committee has put forward new parallel rules for the 2020-21 season that accommodate athlete feedback
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Life in the Slow Lane: From quarantining to skiing again with Tommy Ford and Laurenne Ross

The Oregonian couple continues to follow strict COVID-19 protocols. But, recently, a sliver of hope emerged: skiing at Mt. Bachelor.

Parallel rule changes on the docket at FIS meetings

The FIS’ Alpine Skiing Committee has put forward new parallel rules for the 2020-21 season that accommodate athlete feedback

US Ski & Snowboard announces clubs of the year

Stratton Mountain School and the Franconia Ski Club were top winners.

Mikaela Shiffrin to provide commentary during Livestream of her documentary on NBC Sports’ Facebook

Shiffrin will relive her historic 2018-19 season with fans while watching Mikaela's Masterpiece.

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