Americans break drought in cross-country skiing

...medal in a long distance cross-country skiing race before Tuesday.Minnesota natives...10-kilometer freestyle event at the Nordic skiing world championships behind winner Charlotte...five of the six previous cross-country skiing events at the worlds, with Bjoergen and...

Ski resorts turn themselves into summer destinations

...resorts "encourage outdoor recreation and enjoyment of nature" outside skiing.The Forest Service took this to mean "summer activities," and last...winter activities."Plus, many of these activities are cheaper than skiing.

Skiing can be cheaper than you think when hunting for deals

...tickets at some resorts now exceed $100, skiing has never been more affordable if you're...National Ski Areas Association found that skiing in the U.S. has increasingly become...save money include half-day access, skiing at smaller resorts, and discounts for kids...

Frugal skiers flock to Maine for $20 tickets and 25-cent coffee

JAY, Maine - In the town of Jay, skiing Spruce Mountain is about as different from skiing at a big-name resort as you can get.The mountain...fraction as long as those at the big mountains, skiing on the cheap can be easily done at these types...

Bode Miller to make training run on Tuesday

Bode Miller should return from back surgery to Alpine skiing's World Cup circuit on Tuesday, just three weeks before the world championships.United States men's head coach Sasha Rearick...

Mikaela Shiffrin can tie teen record in slalom

ZAGREB, Croatia - Even though she isn't chasing them anymore, World Cup skiing records keep coming Mikaela Shiffrin's way.In today's race, the Amer ican can match the all-time best mark of 11 slalom...

Latest globe is special for Lindsey Vonn

MERIBEL, France - Another day of skiing, another crystal globe for Lindsey Vonn.And she's expecting...downhill titles and 67 race wins are women's records in Alpine skiing."Even though I have 19, these two are probably the most special...

Formula One great Michael Schumacher still in 'critical state' after skiing accident in Alps

...the Formula One driving great after his skiing accident in the French Alps.Schumacher...champion fell and struck a rock Sunday while skiing during a family vacation."We cannot...Schumacher and his 14-year-old son were skiing Sunday morning in the French Alpine resort...

U.S. star Mikaela Shiffrin wins third World Cup slalom title in a row

...have to learn to put some risk into my skiing. It's something I want to practice...true to her attacking style rather than skiing safely to get into the points."Frida...pushing me hard all season, she's been skiing so fast and I really had to give it my...

Mikaela Shiffrin scores one-sided victory in slalom

...Shiffrin has been patiently refining her technique, trying to get it just perfect.Her signature for autographs, that is.Her skiing is pretty letter perfect, too.Shiffrin added another title to her impressive collection, winning the slalom by a huge margin...