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Ski Tips

How to Build a Ski Rack

How to Build a Ski Rack
For our complete manual to building a ski rack, click here. Keep clicking through this slideshow for tips, tools, and more.
Who better than Norm Abram to help us craft a ski rack?

"I used to ski way back, but now I have carpenter's knees," says Norm Abram, master carpenter, native New Englander and a star of television's This Old House for more than 25 years. Abram may have retired from the slopes, but he remembers how awkward it can be to store skis—they're long, they're sharp and their bulky bindings protrude in the wrong places. "We used to lay our skis up across the joists in the ceiling of the garage," he recalls, a good solution only if your garage ceiling happens to have exposed joists.

Ted Ligety's Training Tips

Ted Ligety just claimed his third Audi FIS Alpine World Cup giant slalom title, becoming the first American to do so. Here's his step-by-step pre-season training plan so that you can win like he does.

Week One

Lindsey Vonn Grabs Three World Cup Titles

Lindsey Vonn Grabs Three World Cup Titles
Vonn led a strong American charge. Seven of the U.S. racers finished in the top thirty.
Vonn wins the super-combined, downhill and super-G titles in Tarvisio, Italy, as the U.S. Women go 1-2-4 in Super G.

Lindsey Vonn vaulted up the World Cup standings, capturing the super-combined, downhill, and super-G disciplines in Tarvisio, Italy, last weekend.

In Super-G, Julia Mancuso was second and Laurenne Ross fourth for the U.S. Ski Team's best finish since Jan. 14, 2007.

Ted Ligety Skis to GS Gold

Ted Ligety Skis to GS Gold
Ligety Worlds GS win
A strong second run put Ligety on top of the podium at FIS World Championships in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

Despite incoming fog, Ted Ligety put down a clean second run to win the men’s giant slalom at the FIS World Championships in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

Ligety was fourth after the first run, and his strong second run pushed him ahead of silver medalist Cyprien Richard of France by eight hundredths of a second. Bode Miller came in 12th and Warner Nickerson placed 35th.

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