U.S. Ski Team
Lindsey Vonn was cleared to get back on a World Cup course for downhill training, the latest step as she works to return from a right knee injury and get ready for the Sochi Olympics.
Lindsey Vonn partially tore one of the reconstructed ligaments in her surgically repaired right knee in a training crash that at the very least puts her preparation for the Sochi Olympics on hold.
Reigning Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn has crashed while training ahead of her return to racing following major knee surgery.
Lindsey Vonn and Tiger Woods pretty much leave the race for records out of their relationship.
While the Winter Olympics are still more than three months away, the U.S. Alpine Ski Team has already started training at Copper Mountain.
Lindsey Vonn eased into her first day of downhill training, holding back on her opening run just so she could get accustomed to cruising at that rate of speed again.
Lindsey Vonn is skiing in Chile and way ahead of her rehab schedule with the Sochi Olympics five months away.
Lindsey Vonn dropped into a skier’s tuck as if she were trying to gain a little extra speed on a downhill course.
The snow in the high country is good news for the ski resorts as many wrap up their season this weekend. But the offseason will be very busy at Beaver Creek as the resort prepares to host the 2015 World Championships for Alpine Skiing.
Ryan Heckman didn’t wind down his Olympic skiing career in 1995 because of an injury, a disappointing finish or a lack of grit. At 21 years old, he stopped to pursue an education.