Ski Technique

The Queen of Ski Racing Adds to Her Pile of World Cup victories

  With Saturday’s victory, Shiffrin clinched her fifth World Cup slalom title in six seasons. Since 2013, the only time she failed to win the slalom title was in 2016 when she missed two months with a knee injury. The win was her 11th this season, her sixth in eight slaloms. She finished second in…

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Shiffrin Clinches It

At the ripe old age of 23, Mikaela Shiffrin became the fourth American to win multiple World Cup overall titles Friday. She’s also the youngest to claim a second title, finishing third in a giant slalom at Ofterschwang, Germany.  Phil Mahre was 24 when he won the second of his three overall titles in 1982 and…

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Hirscher Takes It…

The magic continues as Marcel Hirscher locked up the Men’s World Cup Giant Slalom Title. The Olympic GS champion from Austria dominated the event of the season, giving him an insurmountable 125-point lead in the GS standings over Norwegian rival Henrik Kristoffersen. Hirscher posted the fastest times in both runs and finished in 2 minutes,…

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