Remaining candidates for 2022 Olympics are both lacking in appeal

...next-to-no snow ? a problem with China's proposed alpine skiing venue north of Beijing.But they have money. And they can...2022 is that snow would have to be made artificially for alpine skiing. Environmentally ridiculous, given northern China's alarming...

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...

Brazilian gymnast and Sochi hopeful severely injured in Utah skiing accident

...who was expected to compete in freestyle skiing at the Sochi Olympics is unable to move...on her own after she hit a tree while skiing in Utah this week, doctors said Thursday...injured Monday when she hit a tree while skiing recreationally in Park City, Utah, in...

Americans sweep podium in slopestyle skiing

...him midstream.The Star-Spangled Banner.Yes, they were skiing in Russia. But on a warm-and-sunny afternoon that goes...swept the podium for the United States on Thursday in slopestyle skiing, each throwing down versions of their sport's vaunted triple-cork...

Local vendors relish attention during outdoor expo at James Brown Arena

Kayaks, taxidermied animals and the occasional water-skiing squirrel are what attracted thousands to the Augusta Outdoor...Gun Shop in Au gusta, had a display near Twiggy, the water-skiing squirrel.He promoted merchandise sold in the shop and showed...

Adaptive water skiing clinic is a splash with participants

...Recreation Area at Thurmond Lake into a playground on water with its adaptive water skiing clinic. Power boats towed children and adults on inner tubes and adaptive water skiing equipment, kayaks were available and an area was set aside for swimming...

American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin eyes skiing record

...teenager Mikaela Shiffrin can already match a record set by skiing great Annemarie Moser-Proell.If Shiffrin wins for the third...to watch her."Mielzynski said it's not just Shiffrin's skiing technique that separates her from other talented young racers...

Swiss skiing team tries to regain its form after lost season

ZERMATT, Switzerland - As befitting an Alpine skiing power, Switzerland has two men's Olympic champions preparing to defend their titles in Sochi next February. The country, however...

People with autism find purpose, income and joy by starting their own small businesses

...asked by a reporter. He said he loves his work and the independence it gives him."I have choices. I pay for things I love (skiing, swimming, flying)," he said. Steffy loves taking flights, especially to visit his sister in Milwaukee, his father says...

Rickie Fowler is in the mix at a major yet again

...just trying to enjoy as I did today."Wiesberger won several amateur tournaments, but broke his collarbone in a 2003 skiing accident that nearly derailed his golfing career. He still gets out on the slopes when his schedule allows.