Sochi Social: Ted Ligety & The Rookie

Even in the midst of their intensive training, Olympic hopefuls still take time to tweet, post and update their social media. During Sochi Social we bring our viewers the highlights, and lowlights, of their social media exploits. In this episode, keep up with all of the athlete’s tweets and posts as Alpine Skier Ted Ligety gives new teammate Kieffer Christianson the “rookie haircut” treatment.

Universal Sports Update: Ted Ligety in Soelden

Universal Sports’ Nick Gismondi talks about American Ted Ligety’s win at yesterday’s Giant Slalom in Soelden.

Ted Ligety and Bode Miller interviews

Americans Ted Ligety and Bode Miller are interviewed after the men’s Giant Slalom event in Soelden, Austria.

2013 Alpine World Cup: Soelden: Ted Ligety interview

Giant Slalom winner Ted Ligety (USA) discusses what it feels like to get his 3rd consecutive victory at Soelden and how good it feels to lead in the World Cup standing early.

Magic Moment: Ted Ligety

Don’t miss moments like this all winter long right here on Universal Sports Network, October 26th the Apline ski season returns.

2013 Alpine Skiing World Cup Final: Giant Slalom: Ted Ligety interview

Ted Ligety (USA) picks up the Giant Slalom World Cup title, after winning this year’s World Championships as well.

2013 Alpine Skiing World Cup: Kranjska Gora: Giant Slalom: Ted Ligety wins

Ted Ligety (USA) gets his 5th win Saturday by .45 seconds, and secures enough points to win his 4th World Cup Giant Slalom title.

2013 Alpine Skiing World Cup: Kranjska Gora: Giant Slalom: Ted Ligety interview

Ted Ligety talks about winning his 4th Giant Slaom World Cup title.

2013 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup: Kvitfjell: Men’s Super G: Ted Ligety interview

Ligety talks about how he was disappointed about today’s race. He also discusses his experience training at Sochi this past week. 

2013 Alpine Skiing World Cup: Garmisch: Giant Slalom: Ted Ligety 3rd

World Champ Ted Ligety (USA) maintains his Giant Slalom World Cup lead, moving up from 5th to take 3rd place finish today, .23 out of first.