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Walsh wins World Cup GS; salutes Shiffrin family

February 19, 2020

Vail’s Thomas Walsh won Wednesday’s Para Alpine Skiing World Cup giant slalom in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia, and dedicated the victory to Jeff Shiffrin, who passed away earlier this month. Walsh, a cancer survivor, and Mikela Shiffrin...


Mikaela Shiffrin graces Sports Illustrated cover

February 19, 2020

Extra, extra, read all about it. Mikaela Shiffrin is on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s March issue and she’s dubbed, “the world’s most dominant athlete.” For readers of Sports Illustrated who do not live in...








What’s next for the women’s ski World Cup?

February 4, 2020

So what next for the women’s World Cup? We start by stipulating that Mikaela Shiffrin should do whatever she feels she needs to do in the wake of her father’s passing. If that’s taking off...


To Mikaela and the Shiffrins with love

February 3, 2020

Oh, Mikaela. Saying, “I’m sorry about your father,” seems so insufficient, so insignificant, not even close to what is required. When we started to hear about this on Sunday afternoon, my heart ached for you....



Leonardo golden at junior worlds

January 30, 2020

Not too bad for a kid who plays on the soccer team. Battle Mountain’s Joey Leonardo went big and captured the gold at the Freeride World Tour Junior World Championships in Kappl, Austria, on Thursday....



Vail Christian basketball rolls past Hotchkiss

January 24, 2020

EDWARDS — Vail Christian boys basketball keeps winning and continues to drop. The Saints plastered Hotchkiss, 81-35, all over the Wheeler Athletic Center on Friday night, but at best they’ll be happy to hold their...



Shiffrin fourth in World Cup downhill training

January 23, 2020

It appears to be “game on” for the women’s World Cup in Bansko, Bulgaria. Mikaela Shiffrin finished in fourth during Thursday’s training run behind Switzerland’s Joana Haehlen, Italy’s Federica Brignone and Austria’s Tamara Tippler. Thursday...


Shiffrin enters Bulgarian World Cup events

January 22, 2020

Welcome to Bulgaria, Mikaela. Mikaela Shiffrin apparently will be racing in speed events in Bansko for the first time in her career, she announced on Twitter. “Hey everybody, It’s Mikaela Shiffrin. I’m so excited to...