Tag Archives: Ski Racing

Mikaela Shiffrin: Going for Gold and Sharing the Table

Today’s post is from Troy Hawks, editor, ski instructor, writer, fisherman and friend. Find him at The Redtail Times and Club Colorado, among other outlets.  Ski Racer Mikaela Shiffrin Shares Her Thoughts on Race Day and the Importance of Family What … Continue reading

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The World is Coming to Vail in 2015. Bring Your Kid’s Ski Gear in a Kinderkarry Bag (Giveaway).

The Olympics may have ended, but don’t let ski racing skip your mind. Because next year, the world comes to Colorado for the 2015 FIS World Cup Championships at Vail/Beaver Creek. If you follow ski racing, you know that Beaver … Continue reading

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Team USA’s Danelle Umstead Talks About Trust, Family and Skiing Blind

Danelle Umstead has a great sense of humor. A professional alpine ski racer, Danelle is headed to Sochi this winter. Qualifying in all five alpine events – downhill, Super G, Super Combined, Giant Slalom and Slalom — she is favored … Continue reading

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Talking with Olympic Ski Racer (and Brave Ski Mom) Edie Thys Morgan

The Sochi Winter Olympics start today, which has me in an Olympic state of mind! Today, I ask former US Ski Team member Edie Thys Morgan about her Olympic and US Ski Team experience, her current life as a coach, … Continue reading

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Ten Minutes With Ted Ligety

Last season, Ted Ligety ruled the ski world. With six giant slalom wins on the World Cup tour, he brought home his fourth Audi FIS World Cup giant slalom title as well as an overall third place finish. At the … Continue reading

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