In this space two seasons ago, I wrote about the improbable predictions of U.S. Ski Team CEO Bill Marolt, who boldly promised that his team would win 10 Olympic medals in 2002 and eventually bring home the alpine Nations Cup, awarded annually by SKI to th
With Katie Monahan, Alex Shaffer, and Tasha Nelson sidelined with injuries, youngsters Julia Mancuso and Courtney Strait will make their World Cup debut when the World Cup schedule resumes this week at Copper Mountain.
Hilde Gerg of Germany won the first of back-to-back women's World Cup downhills Friday on the tight Zwoelferkogl course. U.S. skiers Picabo Street and Kristin Clark finished tenth and eleventh respectively.