Lindsey Vonn traded in her ski boots for dancing shoes as she attended a party Thursday night where the guest of honor was none other than herself.
Anna Fenninger’s ski tips nearly crossed going from one turn to the next late in her run, lurching her violently forward.
Anna Fenninger of Austria has a comfortable cushion after the first run of the women’s giant slalom at the world championships Thursday, while Americans Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn are well back.
A preview of the women’s giant slalom race on Thursday.
Two races, one medal for Lindsey Vonn. Not gold, either, but bronze. This wasn’t exactly the start the skier from nearby Vail was hoping for at the world championships in front of a home crowd.
Tina Maze of Slovenia captured the women’s downhill gold medal at the world championships Friday ahead of prerace favorite Lindsey Vonn, who struggled on her home course.
The men’s super-G race at the world championships has been postponed a day to Thursday because of too much snow on the course.
The men’s super-G race at the world championships Wednesday has been canceled because of too much snow on the course. The event has not yet been rescheduled.
Lindsey Vonn, the favorite in a race so close to her hometown, momentarily had the lead in the World Alpine Ski Championships, but finished in third place.
Lindsey Vonn felt a sense of relief and regret right after winning her first World Cup race in the United States.