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Austrian Team Switches to Racing Mode

With some intensive preparation weeks in their legs, the Austrian ski cross athletes are looking forward to finally apply what they have learned and worked on during the most recent training camps. On Saturday, skiers are ready to battle it out in heats of four for National Championships honours on the Pitztal glacier. One day […]

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Men’s GS2 (Mobile)

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Men’s GS2

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Men’s GS1 (Mobile)

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Men’s GS1

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Ladies GS2 (Mobile)

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Ladies GS2

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Ladies GS1 (Mobile)

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 FIS Alpine World Cup: Sölden, Austria: Ladies GS1

The greatest female and male Alpine ski racers in the world are back on Sölden Mountain for a weekend of thrill! The 2014-2015 FIS World Cup Season kicks off in Sölden on October 25 and 26, 2014 with a women’s & men’s giant slalom. Both sexes race on the same hill on Rettenbach Glacier high above Sölden–with one of the steepest pitches on the World Cup–which is unusual.

2014 World Equestrian Games: Austria wins Pairs Vaulting

The Austrian pair of Jasmin Lindner and Lukas Wacha, riding Bram, post the highest score of day two at 9.035, winning them the Gold.

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.

Tina Maze Wins Are Giant Slalom

Tina Maze (REUTERS/Marcus Ericsson/TT News Agency)  Click here for the full 2014-2015 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup viewing schedule. By Manuele Lang ARE, Sweden, Dec 12 (Reuters) – Slovenia’s Olympic champion Tina Maze fought off jetlag on Friday to win a World Cup giant slalom and end a six-race streak of victories by the Austrian women’s team. […]

Lindsey Vonn Wins as USA Sweeps Podium

Stacey Cook (left), Lindsey Vonn and Julia Mancuso in Lake Louise (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports) Click here for the full 2014-2015 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup viewing schedule. By Manuele Lang LAKE LOUISE, Alberta, Dec 6 (Reuters) – Lindsey Vonn put the 22 hardest months of her career behind her with a 60th World Cup victory in a downhill […]

Lindsey Vonn Finishes 8th in Comeback Race

Click here for the full 2014-2015 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup viewing schedule. LAKE LOUISE, Alberta, Dec 5 (Reuters) – Lindsey Vonn finished eighth at the season-opening women’s World Cup downhill on Friday. Almost a year after her last World Cup showing, the four-times World Cup champion finished 0.85 seconds behind Slovenian winner Tina Maze. “I think […]

Women’s Sevens World Series: Dubai: Meet the Captains

Listen to what the Captains of New Zealand, Austria, Canada and Great Britian have to say before the start of the season on December 5th.

Kjetil Jansrud Sweeps Races in Lake Louise

Kjetil Jansrud (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports) Click here for the full 2014-2015 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup viewing schedule. By Patrick Lang LAKE LOUISE, Alberta, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Kjetil Jansrud is quietly taking over as the leader of Norwegian skiing. Jansrud won both weekend races at Lake Louise as the absence of Norway’s flag-bearer Aksel Lund […]

Nicole Hosp Claims First World Cup Win Since 2008

Nicole Hosp (Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports) By Manuele Lang ASPEN, Colorado, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Austrian veteran Nicole Hosp upset the younger slalom favorites, including world and Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin, to take her first World Cup skiing victory since 2008 on Sunday. Revived by this year’s Sochi Olympics, where she won a silver […]

Hosp takes first World Cup skiing win since 2008

Photo Credit: Erich Schlegel-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Austrian veteran Nicole Hosp upset the younger slalom favorites, including world and Olympic champion Mikaela Shiffrin, to take her first World Cup skiing victory since 2008 on Sunday. Revived by this year’s Sochi Olympics, where she won a silver and a bronze after years fighting injury, the 2007 […]

Back Surgery Sidelines Bode Miller

Bode Miller (left) and Ted Ligety (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images) Click here for the full 2014-2015 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup viewing schedule. Olympic champion Bode Miller will undergo outpatient back surgery today but is planning to return to the Audi FIS Ski World Cup in January based on the outcome of the surgery. Miller has been training […]

 
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