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Lindsey Vonn is sick as World Cup races approach in Austria

BAD KLEINKIRCHHEIM, Austria - Luggage lost during travel, weakened...Cup wins at this weekend's races in Austria have not been overly promising.She...skipped the technical events in Kuehtai, Austria, and Zagreb, Croatia, and went back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-08/lindsey-vonn-sick-wo
Columbia County couple builds lasting relationships through exchange program

...to high school," said Peter Slavovsky, whose father was born in Bulgaria and met his mother in her hometown of Vienna, Austria.The Slavovskies first opened their home to a Russian exchange student about 18 years ago, when issues arose between the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-22/columbia-county-couple-builds
Austrian Hirscher wins Alpine combined at worlds

...CREEK, Colo. - Marcel Hirscher, of Austria, made up a staggering 3.16 seconds...victory of the season. SKELETON: In Igls, Austria, Britain's Lizza Yarnold won her second...European champion, Janine Flock, of Austria, by 0.30 seconds. Rose McGrandle, of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-08/austrian-hirscher-wi
Fenninger closes the gap in standings with win

BANSKO, Bulgaria - Austria's Anna Fenninger kept up the pressure on overall leader Tina Maze...nudged the Slovenian by 0.39 seconds on the day.Kathrin Zettel, of Austria, finished third Sunday, 1.06 seconds behind the leader."I didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-01/fenninger-closes-gap-standings-wi
Jean-Baptiste Grange rallies to win slalom event in Colorado

...Jean-Baptiste Grange, of France, won the slalom title Sunday at the world championships after first-run leader Marcel Hirscher, of Austria, straddled a gate in deteriorating conditions.Trailing by 0.88 seconds heading into the final run of the last race, Grange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-15/jean-baptiste-grange
Four more qualify for Masters Tournament

...Tournament when the Official World Golf Ranking is released today.Anirban Lahiri (35) of India, Bernd Wiesberger (41) of Austria and Branden Grace (43) of South Africa were all inside the top 50 cutoff of the week before the Masters and in no danger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-29/four-more-qualify-masters-to
U.S. star Mikaela Shiffrin wins third World Cup slalom title in a row

...MEN'S WORLD CUP: In Meribel, France, Marcel Hirscher of Austria became the first skier to win the men's World Cup overall title...Kranjec and Peter Prevc earned a total of 848.4 points to beat Austria by 43.3 points.Norway was third on 784 points.Prevc also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-21/us-star-mikaela-shif
Golf roundup: Colin Montgomerie, Joe Durant share lead in Champions Tour event

...Hills said.Ryder Cup officials are also inspecting bids from Germany, Spain, Austria and Portugal.Germany and Spain have already had inspection visits, while Austria is up next week followed by Portugal.The winner will be announced by the European...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-03-27/golf-roundup-colin-montgomer
African federation promises unanimous support of Blatter

...everywhere else.The praise Blatter received in Egypt was in contrast to his uncomfortable reception at the UEFA congress in Austria last month, when his presidency was criticized by the three candidates standing against him, and some European officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-07/african-federation-p
3 Georgia brothers recognized for World War II service

...John Smallwood spent most of his time driving a tank across Europe."I was in France, Germany, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Austria. I didn't do any shooting when I was there, and I had a good time," John said.He arrived in Europe after the fighting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-28/3-georgia-brothers-recognized-world