Thurmond Lake should be full pool for summer season

Water levels at Thurmond Lake should keep water skiers, fishermen and property owners smiling for the remainder of spring and into the summer recreational season.The reservoir, with...

American skier David Wise cuts through rain, snow to take Olympic gold on halfpipe

...Wise considers himself a dad and husband first, a freestyle skier second.That might be why he also became an Olympic champion...Though the weather prevented the show from being the best the skiers have ever put on, certainly Burke would've appreciated the...

Slovenian skier Tina Maze captures second gold medal of Sochi Games with win in giant slalom

...the Sochi Games, after last week's downhill.The Slovenian skier is the first woman since Marie-Theres Nadig, of Switzerland...nearly a half-second, and so she was the last of the top 30 skiers to go in the second session.Her two-leg time of 2 minutes...

Slopestyle event's future debated after high number of injuries in Sochi Winter Olympics

...scientific department, said injury rates in slopestyle, where skiers and boarders did flips, spins and jumps on a hair-raising...Alpine winter resorts, particularly with younger boarders and skiers."That's partly the reason why we have to be careful with...

Tiger Woods | The Masters

...wedge shots to a practice green. Bundled in his jacket, Han Wen Guan, Tianlang?s father, looked up, ... Tiger Woods, skier Lindsey Vonn are dating Posted: 03/18/13 Talk about a couple of champions: Lindsey Vonn says she is dating four-time...

Rush is on to thaw baseball fields before season openers

...their ballparks recover from months of snow and freezing temperatures that left fields looking more ready for cross-country skiers than bats and balls.The snow that piled up at U.S. Cellular Field, the home of the Chicago White Sox, could be dealt...

Hospitality venue offers unique perks

...when he exited Berckmans Place, Augusta National Golf Club's posh hospitality venue.Miller, an Olympic gold-medalist skier, and his wife, Morgan Beck, were stopped on their way to the course and instructed to surrender a quesadilla they'd hoped...

German skier solidifies her status after another Alpine gold medal

...Alex Bilodeau carried the Canadian flag along with the prodigy who pushed him to history. Moments later, the greatest moguls skier of his time bearhugged his inspiration, pulling him over the fence in the process.The first two-time Olympic gold medalist...

Russian skier Maria Komissarova says she expects to walk again despite having no feeling in legs

Despite a fractured vertebrae and over six hours of surgery, Russian skier Maria Komissarova has remained upbeat and positive about her recovery, saying she fully expects to walk again.

Skiers like to be on fringe

NAGANO -- Moguls skiers like to be on the fringe, always on...Jonny Moseley, one of the best moguls skiers in the world. "I'm not very mainstream...cheering spectators. That might bother some skiers, but not Moseley. "I used to try to...