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Kevin Steele: Watch out for Bandini Mountain

...classically Howard Cosell-styled voice, the announcer would state, "Man dares to go where only cows have gone before." Then a skier begins to descend the steaming heap, only to plummet downward, successfully completing several face-plants along the way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-12/kevin-steele-watch-out-b
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-18/american-skier-david-wis
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-18/slovenian-skier-tina-maz
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/05/oly_221907.shtml
Olympics
One Olympic race to go from troubled American skier

...best all-around female skier on the U.S. team has...most popular and likable skiers in World Cup got back...believe that she is a good skier and a good racer and...One by one, European skiers came up for a congratulations...she's a better speed skier than slalom skier now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/16/oly_333830.shtml
Olympics
U.S. skiers on a slippery slope

...Beaver Creek Mountain, U.S. Alpine skiers look like anything but Olympic medal contenders...greatly by the fact that 31 of the 66 skiers either missed gates or fell on the course...Bill Egan remains optimistic that his skiers can be competitive this season. "I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/08/oth_218738.shtml
Other sports
Overtime: Broken leg casts Street's future as skier in doubt

Broken leg casts Street's future as skier in doubt Picabo Street, her future as a world class skier in doubt because of a badly broken left leg...bone in the leg, America's best downhill skier was given permission by doctors Saturday to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/15/oth_224196.shtml
Other sports
Spanish palace postpones reception for skier after doping scandal

...Muehlegg after the Spanish cross-country skier was stripped of one of his three Olympic...ripped into the disgraced German-born skier, who lost his 50K gold medal Sunday after...Just as we called for respect for the skier when he was criticized for the mere fact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/26/oly_335742.shtml
Olympics
Ailing skier proves most durable of all

...proved to be the most durable skier of all. Despite his battle...season overshadowed every other skier expect one -- Austria's Alexandra...giant slalom title the Swiss skier had won in 1997. "I am still...with a strike threat when women skiers declined to ski the second leg...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/16/oth_256359.shtml
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Skier faces NCAA hurdle before enrolling at Colorado

...football player-turned-freestyle moguls skier from Loveland, Colo., who delayed his...And never mind that the average Olympic skier, even a gold-medal winner, has a very...be money he could use, simply because skiers live off endorsements and a relatively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/26/oth_335015.shtml
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