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...

Fenninger closes the gap in standings with win

...gave the U.S. its first World Cup title double in aerials skiing.McKinnon becomes the first U.S. woman to win the World...classical-style race for his fourth gold medal of the Nordic skiing world championships. BOBSLED: In Winterberg, Germany, Francesco...

Vonn critical of FIS after racing in fog

...federation officials say race officials are in continuous contact with coaches before a decision is made to restart races.Vonn made skiing history on the World Cup circuit in January with a record 63rd win.On Monday, she finished third in the super-G, behind...


...Bjoergen collected one of the few records she didn't already have as Norway restored some order to women's cross-country skiing by easily winning the 4x5-kilometer relay at the world championships.It was Bjoergen's 14th world title to go with four...


...sports academy student from the central Russian city of Izhevsk, collapsed and died Sat urday during the final cross-country skiing stage of a women's 15-kilometer race. Igor Krasnov, a regional sports minister, told the Tass news agency that Yakimkina...

Anna Fenninger's win tightens up World Cup race

...finals last March in Lenzerheide, Switzerland.FREESTYLE SKIING: In Moscow, Mac Bohonnon, of the United States, and Danielle Scott, of Australia, moved into World Cup aerials skiing overall title contention by winning the men's and women's...

Northeast hopes snowy winter draws tourists

...Morin, who normally skis in the Laurentian Mountains in Quebec.Eric Friedman, Mad River's marketing director, called the skiing conditions "absolutely world-class.""This is the stuff that people would pay a lot of money to ski," he said.People...

American teen Mikaela Shiffrin repeats in women's slalom

...seconds faster than Falla, while Nilsson came 2.03 seconds behind.Bjoergen, the six-time Olympic champion, is expected to dominate the women's events at the Nordic skiing world championships that start next week in Falun, Sweden.

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...