Three-time Olympian Daron Rahlves (Sugar Bowl, CA) topped the field in Thursday's first Olympic downhill training run as he blistered the Kandahar Banchetta course and won by 1.21 seconds over the next fastest competitor.
Mount Washington, NH may build the longest funicular in the world measuring 14,500. Although years away from production, the funicular would not replace Mount Washington's 130 year-old cog railway, a national historic engineering landmark.
Defending World Cup and world champion Bode Miller (Bretton Woods, NH), three-event star Daron Rahlves (Sugar Bowl, CA) and emerging talents Lindsey Kildow (Vail, CO) and Julia Mancuso (Olympic Valley, CA) are part of a 19-member U.S. Olympic Alpine Team announced Wednesday, subject to approval of the U.S. Olympic Committee.
The holidays for some people mean weeks of gluttony followed by months of guilt and dieting. The Mount Washington Hotel and Resorts is offering to help reverse that trend. Starting this Friday the resort will host guests for its "Have a Healthy Holiday" w