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Vonn switches surgeons, has ACL repaired by Dr. Jim Andrews

Vonn switches surgeons, has ACL repaired by Dr. Jim Andrews

Vail’s Lindsey Vonn switched surgeons Tuesday and underwent “successful” reconstructive surgery on the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in her right knee with renowned Florida-based surgeon Dr. Jim Andrews. “Lindsey Vonn…

Eagle-Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin claims 7th career win in Flachau night slalom

Eagle-Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin claims 7th career win in Flachau night slalom

Consider this: At the age of 18, Eagle-Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin is now tied for fourth on the all-time World Cup victory list for an American woman after winning the seventh…

Vonn’s knee too unstable to compete in Sochi Winter Olympics

Vonn’s knee too unstable to compete in Sochi Winter Olympics

Vail’s Lindsey Vonn, who blew out her right knee nearly a year ago in a crash at the World Championships, announced today she won’t be able to compete at the…

Eagle-Vail’s Shiffrin wins sixth career World Cup slalom

Eagle-Vail’s Shiffrin wins sixth career World Cup slalom

Eagle-Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin powered through a rutted, sloppy slalom course in Bormio, Italy on Sunday to claim the sixth World Cup victory of her career, just over a month from…

Vonn may not race again before Olympics but Shiffrin keeps things interesting for U.S. squad

Vonn may not race again before Olympics but Shiffrin keeps things interesting for U.S. squad

An uncooperative right knee may keep Vail’s Lindsey Vonn from racing again on the World Cup circuit before the rapidly approaching Sochi Winter Olympics, but that doesn’t mean the women’s…

Shiffrin claims second GS podium with third-place finish in Lienz

Shiffrin claims second GS podium with third-place finish in Lienz

Eagle-Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin jumped onto her second World Cup giant slalom podium Saturday in Lienz, Austria, finishing third behind winner Anna Fenninger of Austria and Jessica Lindell-Vikarby of Sweden. Shiffrin’s…

Vail receives early Christmas gift with powder-packed weekend

Vail receives early Christmas gift with powder-packed weekend

Vail enjoyed an early Christmas present over the weekend with nearly two feet of new snow since Friday and large sections of the mountain opening up just in time for…

Ligety, Miller head into Val d’Isere with an eye on Sochi

Ligety, Miller head into Val d’Isere with an eye on Sochi

No American man has ever won an Olympic gold medal in giant slalom, and only one – Bode Miller – has ever won a GS medal of any color (silver…

Vonn 40th in comeback race at Lake Louise

Vonn 40th in comeback race at Lake Louise

Vail’s Lindsey Vonn saw her streak of seven straight wins at Lake Louise snapped on Friday when she finished 40th in a World Cup downhill, 3.19 seconds behind her victorious…

Vonn to race in Lake Louise downhill just 16 days after re-injuring knee

Vonn to race in Lake Louise downhill just 16 days after re-injuring knee

Forgoing surgery on a partially torn ligament in her right knee to race in this weekend’s women’s World Cup at Lake Louise, Canada, is a clear sign of just how…