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Nicole Hosp of Austria takes the 1st place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Slalom on November 30, 2014 in Aspen, Colorado. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Hosp Wins World Cup Slalom As Vail’s Shiffrin Struggles

At 31 and with knees that feel much older, Nicole Hosp figured her days of winning slalom races were long behind her. Especially with this new wave of youngsters on the slopes, led by the likes of American Mikaela Shiffrin.

11/30/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin skis to first place in the first run of the ladies slalom at the 2014 Audi FIS Ski World Cup at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational at Aspen Mountain on November 30, 2014 in Aspen, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin Leads World Cup Slalom After 1st Run

American Mikaela Shiffrin is leading after the first run of a slalom Sunday, chasing her first World Cup victory in her home country.

11/30/2014

Eva-Maria Brem of Austria competes in the first run of the ladies giants slalom during the 2014 Audi FIS Ski World Cup at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational at Aspen Mountain on November 29, 2014 in Aspen, Colorado. Brem finished the first run in first place. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

In Aspen, Austria’s Eva-Maria Brem Earns 1st World Cup Win

Eva-Maria Brem of Austria earned her first World Cup victory Saturday, holding off teammate Kathrin Zettel with a smooth final run in the giant slalom.

11/29/2014

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Lack Of Snow Isn’t Keeping Olympians From World Championships Training

Just a few months ahead of the World Championships in February, Mother Nature isn’t cooperating.

11/07/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin (credit: CBS)

Mikaela Shiffrin Meets Young Fans In Denver

The first person in line to meet Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin on Saturday in Denver was a 7-year-old skier with high hopes.

04/26/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin unveils her Wheaties box (credit: CBS)

Mikaela Shiffrin’s Family Elated Over Gold Medal Win

Mikaela Shiffrin is following in the footsteps of Missy Franklin — Colorado girl turned Olympic sensation.

02/28/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States in action during the Women's Slalom during day 14 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Alpine Center on February 21, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Coloradan Mikaela Shiffrin Wins Gold In Olympic Slalom

Colorado resident Mikaela Shiffrin made Alpine skiing history Friday as the youngest ever winner of an Olympic slalom gold medal.

02/21/2014

Lindsey Vonn (R) is introduced along with Laurenne Ross (L) and Mikaela Shiffrin (R) during the U.S. Alpine Ski Team Announcement and pep rally at Copper Mountain on Nov. 8, 2013 in Copper Mountain. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Skiing World Reacts To Vonn’s Big Announcement

Lindsey Vonn will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee injury, leaving the Winter Games without one of its biggest stars.

01/07/2014

Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA takes the 2nd place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Giant Slalom on December 01, 2013 in Beaver Creek, Colorado. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Women’s Giant Slalom A Good Test Run For Beaver Creek Before 2015

While the Denver Broncos were on the road another major sporting event took place in Colorado — women’s ski racing at Beaver Creek.

12/01/2013

Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA takes the 2nd place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Giant Slalom on December 01, 2013 in Beaver Creek, Colorado. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Vail’s Mikaela Shiffrin Places 2nd In Giant Slalom In Beaver Creek

As she glided closer and closer to the finish line, Mikaela Shiffrin heard the roars, the ringing cow bells and the raucous music from the loud speaker.

12/01/2013

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