Resi Stiegler

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

LAKE LOUISE, CANADA - Lindsey Vonn of the USA takes 1st place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Downhill on December 2, 2011 in Lake Louise, Canada. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

A Surging Lindsey Vonn Finds Respite On The Slopes

Lindsey Vonn remains on top of her game despite the turmoil in her life.

12/05/2011

Lindsey Vonn of the US skis during the FIS Alpine World Cup Women's Giant Slalom November 26, 2011 in Aspen, Colorado. AFP PHOTO / DON EMMERT (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Vonn’s Confidence Soaring After GS Win In Soelden

This particular giant slalom course has vexed Lindsey Vonn, even gotten into her head.

11/26/2011

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