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Co-founder of Alaska extreme ski race dies in ATV accident

...into the first backcountry skiing championships, attracting thrill-seekers like Dean Cummings to Valdez.He was a U.S. Ski team member from New Mexico, but he never experienced anything like the rush of the Alaska event."When we arrived...
Juneau Ski Club competes on Utah slopes lent by Alta.That weekend the team raced at neighboring Park City. Also on site were members of the Men's U.S. Ski team who were training and introduced to the Juneau skiers.The youth race field had over 200 entrants. The first race...
Hirscher beats Neureuther to win WC slalom

...Chodounsky paid tribute to his late team members Ronnie Berlack and Bryce Astle.'"It's terrible. The entire U.S. ski team is mourning for them," Chodounsky said. "We're just skiing for them today. They were great guys."
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Vonn partially tears repaired right knee ligament

...Vancouver downhill gold medalist might be able to compete and how her injuries might affect her Olympic hopes.The U.S. Ski Team and Vonn's personal publicist, Lewis Kay, issued nearly identical statements Wednesday detailing her injuries...
Lindsey Vonn crashes while prepping for return to racing

...while training in Copper Mountain, Colo., ahead of her planned return to racing following major knee surgery.U.S. Ski Team spokesman Tom Kelly said Vonn was taken down the hill on a sled, which he noted was "normal protocol" in such cases...
Miller ready to stir things up at Olympics, again

...turn in Turin. He made waves by refusing to live in the athletes' village. He said he had mixed feelings about the U.S. Ski Team's "Best in the World" motto, saying the organization needed to put as much into it as the skiers did.And after...
Alaska Olympian back 'home' as forum president the Winter Olympics.A 1988 West High graduate and 1993 Dartmouth College graduate, Kemppel retired from the U.S. Ski Team after the 2002 Salt Lake Olympics. She spent one season skiing for the Fischer factory team before returning to Dartmouth...
Kikkan Randall Tops Strong USA Weekend in Ruka

...confidence, hard work and momentum."Randall led the U.S. Ski Team finishing fifth in the three day Ruka Triple mini tour...Cup record seventh straight win in Lake Louise with U.S. Ski Team teammate Julia Mancuso second to complete a one-two...
Randall Up One Spot in Tour

...5) - It's down to just one stage, the final climb up Alpe Cermis, with Kikkan Randall (Anchorage) of the U.S. Ski Team standing seventh behind runaway leader Justyna Kowalczyk. Randall was 11th in Saturday's 10k classic mass start...
Her knee shredded, Lindsey Vonn done for season in Schladming.Vonn tore her anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament in her right knee, U.S. ski team medical director Kyle Wilkens said in a statement. The broken bone was described as a "lateral tibial plateau fracture...


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