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2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Grand Slam: Klagenfurt, Austria: Men’s Bronze and Gold

Considered by many as the premier event on the international beach volleyball calendar, the capital of the federal state of Carinthia in Austria will host the FIVB Klagenfurt Grand Slam, the ninth double-gender grand slam event.

2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Grand Slam: Klagenfurt, Austria: Women’s Bronze and Gold

Considered by many as the premier event on the international beach volleyball calendar, the capital of the federal state of Carinthia in Austria will host the FIVB Klagenfurt Grand Slam, the ninth double-gender grand slam event.

2014 FIS Men’s Team Ski Jumping World Cup: Austria Wins All

Austria gets the gold and rank 1st overall in World Cup standings. The team consists of Stefan Kraft, Thomas Diethart, Andreas Kofler, and Gregor Schlierenzauer.

FIS Alpine World Cup: Schladming, Austria: Men’s Slalom

The 48th FIS Alpine Ski World Cup season began in Sölden, Austria, and will conclude at the World Cup finals in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, in March 2014. The defending overall champions are Marcel Hirscher of Austria and Tina Maze of Slovenia.

FIS Alpine World Cup: Schladming, Austria: Men’s Slalom (Mobile)

The 48th FIS Alpine Ski World Cup season began in Sölden, Austria, and will conclude at the World Cup finals in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, in March 2014. The defending overall champions are Marcel Hirscher of Austria and Tina Maze of Slovenia.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Kitzbuehel, Austria: Men’s Super Combined (Mobile)

*NOTE: The date and time of this event has been changed to January 26 @ 4:15amET/1:15amPT.* The best ski athletes in the world will gather in Kitzbuehel to celebrate the highlight of the World Cup calendar. The Streif is considered the most spectacular ski run in the world and will require the participants to tackle almost everything.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Kitzbuehel, Austria: Men’s Super Combined

*NOTE: The date and time of this event has been changed to January 26 @ 4:15amET/1:15amPT.* The best ski athletes in the world will gather in Kitzbuehel to celebrate the highlight of the World Cup calendar. The Streif is considered the most spectacular ski run in the world and will require the participants to tackle almost everything.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Kitzbuehel, Austria: Men’s Downhill

The best ski athletes in the world will gather in Kitzbuehel to celebrate the highlight of the World Cup calendar. The Streif is considered the most spectacular ski run in the world and will require the participants to tackle almost everything.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Kitzbuehel, Austria: Men’s Slalom (Mobile)

*NOTE: The date and time of this event has been changed to January 24 @ 6:00amET/3:00amPT.* The best ski athletes in the world will gather in Kitzbuehel to celebrate the highlight of the World Cup calendar. The Streif is considered the most spectacular ski run in the world and will require the participants to tackle almost everything.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Kitzbuehel, Austria: Men’s Slalom

*NOTE: The date and time of this event has been changed to January 24 @ 6:00amET/3:00amPT.* The best ski athletes in the world will gather in Kitzbuehel to celebrate the highlight of the World Cup calendar. The Streif is considered the most spectacular ski run in the world and will require the participants to tackle almost everything.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Kitzbuhel, Austria: Men’s Downhill (Mobile)

The best ski athletes in the world will gather in Kitzbuehel to celebrate the highlight of the World Cup calendar. The Streif is considered the most spectacular ski run in the world and will require the participants to tackle almost everything.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Flachau, Austria: Women’s Slalom

This year Flachau celebrates the 20th World Cup competition on the Hermann-Maier World Cup track as well as the 20 years anniversary of being FIS Ski World Cup organizer.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Allenmark/Zauchensee, Austria: Women’s SC/SG & SC/SL

The „Kälberloch“ World Cup track starts very steeply with a 150 m of 72 % gradient flowing into its snow-sure, challenging stretches which are ideal for alpine competitions.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Allenmark/Zauchensee, Austria: Women’s SC/SG & SC/SL (mobile)

The „Kälberloch“ World Cup track starts very steeply with a 150 m of 72 % gradient flowing into its snow-sure, challenging stretches which are ideal for alpine competitions.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Allenmark/Zauchensee, Austria: Women’s Downhill (mobile)

The „Kälberloch“ World Cup track starts very steeply with a 150 m of 72 % gradient flowing into its snow-sure, challenging stretches which are ideal for alpine competitions.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Allenmark/Zauchensee, Austria: Women’s Downhill

The „Kälberloch“ World Cup track starts very steeply with a 150 m of 72 % gradient flowing into its snow-sure, challenging stretches which are ideal for alpine competitions.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Allenmark/Zauchensee, Austria: Women’s Downhill Training Run

The „Kälberloch“ World Cup track starts very steeply with a 150 m of 72 % gradient flowing into its snow-sure, challenging stretches which are ideal for alpine competitions.

2014 FIS Ski Jumping World Cup: Innsbruck, Austria: Four Hills Tournament: Men’s HS130

The Tyrolean capital, Innsbruck, hosts the third event in the prestigious ski-jumpng contest. After two events in the Bavarian Alps, the world’s best ski jumpers hop across the Austro-German border for the third of a total of four competitions.

2013 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Lienz, Austria: Ladies Slalom

Mikaela Shiffrin (USA) has won four World Cup slalom races in the 2013 calendar year. Sunday’s race will be the last slalom for 2013; will Shiffrin bet the youngest woman to win 5 WC slaloms in one year?

2013 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Lienz, Austria: Ladies Slalom (mobile)

Mikaela Shiffrin (USA) has won four World Cup slalom races in the 2013 calendar year. Sunday’s race will be the last slalom for 2013; will Shiffrin bet the youngest woman to win 5 WC slaloms in one year?

2103 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Lienz, Austria: Ladies Giant Slalom

The eight World Cup giant slalom races held in Lienz have been won by eight different skiers. Who will take home the cup this year?

2013 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Lienz, Austria: Ladies Giant Slalom (mobile)

The eight World Cup giant slalom races held in Lienz have been won by eight different skiers. Who will take home the cup this year?

Ski Jumping World Cup: Lillehammer: Austria 2nd

Despite a big 104m jump by Thomas Morgenstern, Team Austria came up 40.02 points short, partly due to a weak final jump by their star Gregor Schlierenzauer.

2013 FIBT Luge World Cup: Igls, Austria: Day 2

e FIBT World Championships, part of the Fédération Internationale de Bobsleigh et de Tobogganing (FIBT – International Bobsleigh and Tobogganing Federation in (French)), have taken place on an annual basis in non-Winter Olympic years since 1930.

2013 FIBT Luge World Cup: Igls, Austria: Day 1

The FIBT World Championships, part of the Fédération Internationale de Bobsleigh et de Tobogganing (FIBT – International Bobsleigh and Tobogganing Federation in (French)), have taken place on an annual basis in non-Winter Olympic years since 1930.

2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: Moscow: Austria vs Brazil

Ricardo Santos and Alvaro Filho (BRA) win their second Bronze this season defeating Lorenz Peutschnig and Alexander Horst (AUT), 21-15 and 21-14

2013 FIS Ski Jumping World Cup: Planica: Austria 2nd

Martin Koch and Gregor Schlierenzauer posted Austria’s biggest jumps of the day, as they finished 3rd, enough to secure their overall world cup victory.

2013 Nordic World Ski Championships: Men’s Team Ski Jump: Team Austria wins

Representing Team Austria was skiers Wolfgang Loitzl, Manuel Fettner, Thomas Morgenstern, and Gregor Sclierenzauer. Wolfgang Loitzl lead the team with 2 great jumps as they finished with 1135.9 total points.

2013 Nordic World Ski Championships: Cross Country: Nordic Combined: Team Austria gets 2nd

Wilhelm Denifl and Bernhard Gruber finished 3rd in the ski jump but were able to make up ground in the 15km. The two finished with a time of 35:54.5, losing to FRA by 16.6 seconds.

Italian Innerhofer keeps Austrians at bay in Garmisch

Italy’s Christof Innerhofer celebrates after winning an alpine ski men’s World Cup downhill race in Garmisch Partenkirchen, Germany, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati) By Manuela Lang GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Italian Christof Innerhofer secured his third World Cup downhill win of the season when he held off a trio of Austrians […]

2013 Ski Jumping World Cup: Oberstdorf: Austria 2nd

Team superstar Gregor Schlierenzauer under performed, but Stefan Kraft put up two big jumps at 205.5 and 208 meters, helping the team take the silver.

Hirscher ends Austrian wait for individual gold

Austria’s Marcel Hirscher speeds down the course amidst Austrian flags, during the second run of the men’s slalom at the Alpine skiing world championships in Schladming, Austria, Sunday, Feb.17, 2013. Hirscher won the gold medal. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati) By Brian Homewood SCHLADMING, Austria, Feb 17 (Reuters) – Marcel Hirscher, the world’s top skier last season, […]

2013 Alpine World Championships from Schladming, Austria: Viewer’s Guide

The 2013 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships are scheduled for February 4–17 in Schladming, Styria, Austria. Universal Sports is your destination for comprehensive coverage of the event. Get LIVE online streaming and on-demand access to all events listed below, as well as free post-event highlights, photo galleries, and more. (All times ET — subject to […]

Austria’s Haller surprises top sprinters

Marco Haller of Austria, second from left, leads a mass sprint to the finish line to claim his first professional victory in the fourth stage of the Tour of Beijing in Beijing, Friday, Oct. 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan) Courtesy of tourofbeijing.net Austria’s rising talent Marco Haller (Katusha Team) created a surprise by taking […]

March 7, 2012: SNWBD Air and Style from Innsbruck, Austria

March 7, 2012: SNWBD Air and Style from Innsbruck, Austria.

Rio passes first Olympic test, water quality surprises

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/SERGIO MORAES (Reuters) – Rio de Janeiro passed its first 2016 Olympics test with the end of an international sailing regatta on Guanabara Bay, one of the most heavily criticized venues in a city under attack for disorganization and construction delays. During the week-long event many athletes and coaches were surprised to find the […]

USOC Announces 94-Member 2014 U.S. Youth Olympic Team

Click here for the schedule of the Youth Olympic Games on Universal Sports. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic Committee today announced the 94-member 2014 U.S. Youth Olympic Team that will compete at the upcoming Youth Olympic Games from Aug. 16-28 in Nanjing, China. Highlighting the roster is table tennis player Lily Zhang, who […]

2015 U.S. Freestyle Skiing Team Nominated

 Hannah Kearney (Reuters/Mike Blake) PARK CITY, UT (June 16) – Two-time Olympic medalist and World Champion Hannah Kearney (Norwich, VT) headlines a talent deep group of 36 athletes nominated to the 2014-2015 U.S. Freestyle Ski Team for aerials and moguls. The 2015 season is highlighted by World Cup stops in both Lake Placid, NY and […]

Maria Hoefl-Riesch Announces Retirement

Maria Hoefl-Riesch (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati) Alpine skier Maria Hoefl-Riesch (GER) announced her retirement on Thursday at the age of 29: I made my decision. It’s a good moment to complete my career and start a new stage of my life. Thank you for your great support!— Maria Höfl-Riesch (@Maria) March 20, 2014 Hoefl-Riesch won four […]

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Are, Sweden: Women’s Slalom (Mobile)

After the Crans Montana weekend, Hoefl-Riesch is first with 1,108 points ahead of Anna Fenninger, 24, of Austria with 951. In third place is Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein with 943 points.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Are, Sweden: Women’s Slalom

After the Crans Montana weekend, Hoefl-Riesch is first with 1,108 points ahead of Anna Fenninger, 24, of Austria with 951. In third place is Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein with 943 points.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Are, Sweden: Women’s Giant Slalom

After the Crans Montana weekend, Hoefl-Riesch is first with 1,108 points ahead of Anna Fenninger, 24, of Austria with 951. In third place is Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein with 943 points.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Are, Sweden: Women’s Giant Slalom (Mobile)

After the Crans Montana weekend, Hoefl-Riesch is first with 1,108 points ahead of Anna Fenninger, 24, of Austria with 951. In third place is Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein with 943 points.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Are, Sweden: Women’s Giant Slalom: Day 1

After the Crans Montana weekend, Hoefl-Riesch is first with 1,108 points ahead of Anna Fenninger, 24, of Austria with 951. In third place is Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein with 943 points.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Are, Sweden: Women’s Giant Slalom (Mobile): Day 1

After the Crans Montana weekend, Hoefl-Riesch is first with 1,108 points ahead of Anna Fenninger, 24, of Austria with 951. In third place is Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein with 943 points.

Russia tops medals table as Games end amid doping scandals

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/PHIL NOBLE (Reuters) – The Winter Olympics ended on Sunday with host nation Russia on top of the medals table and Canada winning the men’s ice hockey final, but news that two more athletes tested positive for banned substances dimmed the golden glow. Canada claimed the last, most coveted title of the Games by sweeping aside Sweden […]

Shiffrin wins women’s slalom gold

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/LEONHARD FOEGER (Reuters) – Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States won the women’s Alpine skiing Olympic slalom gold medal on Friday, according to provisional results. Austria’s Marlies Schild and Kathrin Zettel took silver and bronze respectively. (Editing by Ossian Shine)

Protest group crashes Russia’s Olympics party, Norway strike gold

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/SHAMIL ZHUMATOV (Reuters) – Members of Russian protest group Pussy Riot crashed the Sochi Olympic party on Tuesday when they were detained at a police station, briefly diverting the world’s gaze from snowboarders and skiers who braved thick fog and rain to race. Five group members were among those held for around three hours […]

Drama in Russian mountains as Winter Games get first downhill tie

  PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/KAI PFAFFENBACH (Reuters) – In a finish a Hollywood scriptwriter would struggle to match, the women’s downhill at Russia’s Winter Olympicsproduced a tie for gold for the first time on Wednesday, in a thrilling start to the fifth full day of competition. Despite clear skies and mild temperatures, complaints about slushy snow conditions in […]

Canada, Germany strike winter gold, Russia basks in skating glory

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/MARKO DJURICA (Reuters) – Canada and Germany added to their gold medal hauls at the Winter Olympics on Monday, while Russia basked in the afterglow of its first title of the Games after the team figure skating victory captivated the host nation. The inaugural team event, decided at a packed Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi on […]

Countdown To Sochi: Reliving The Glory

The early days of ski racing produced some national heroes for their respective countries. In this week’s Reliving the Glory we learn about Austrian alpine skier Toni Sailer, who was known as the “Blitz from Kitz.”

2014 FIS Skiing World Cup: Kitzbühel: Hannes Reichelt interview

Men’s Downhill winner Hannes Reichelt (AUT) discusses his big win today that ended an 8 year drought for Austrians at Kitzbühel.

2014 FIS Skiing World Cup: Kitzbühel: Reichelt wins

In front of over 40,000 fans, Hannes Reichelt (AUT) won the historic Kitzbühel downhill with a time of 2:03.38 to pick up his 2nd career victory. Reichelt’s win snaps an 8 year drought for the Austrians at Kitzbühel.

 
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