mikaela shiffrin

  1. Jacques

    Photo Stoke/New Skis to Me!

    I'm totally stokin' Can't wait to try these. Who can guess who's WC quiver they came from?
  2. NH Talls & Smalls Storrs Hill Part 1

    NH Talls & Smalls Storrs Hill Part 1

    February 4, 2020 Day 16 Skiers: Carla I was greatly anticipating my visit tonight to historic Storrs Hill in Lebanon. I’m a bit delayed in posting this article as there were so many details I wanted to include. I needed time to perform some research, and this article is rather lengthy compared...
  3. HomeLight Killington Cup 2019

    HomeLight Killington Cup 2019

    Editor's Note: the formatting on this article may look a little funky as we work some kinks out of the updated system. All photos by @AaronFM unless otherwise noted. - RR The fourth edition of the Audi FIS Alpine Killington Cup sponsored by HomeLight is ready to roll tomorrow in Vermont...
  4. jmeb

    A podcast series on boots worth listening to

    If you are interested in spending 3 1/2 hrs of your life listening to two people talk about ski boots, these are worth your time. Jonathan Ellsworth (the senior editor at Blister) has extended talks with Atomic Ski Boots manager Matt Manser. These two both know their stuff, but from very...
  5. Philpug

    World number one skier, Mikaela Shiffrin, joins adidas

    The number one Alpine skier in the world, Mikaela Shiffrin, joins adidas in a multi-year partnership that will centre around her training regime and inspiring the next generation of creators. … The 24-year-old Colorado native is one of the world’s leading athletes, with a record-breaking 17...
  6. Tricia

    Mikaela's new home

    Mikaela's new home is being featured on At Home with Natalie.
  7. Pete in Idaho

    ESPY Female Athlete of Year

    M.Shiffrin has been nominated for the above award. I think it would be great of a Skier and ski racer would win this. M.S. had a fantastic year and career. You can vote once a day. I posted this on Elite Skier app. lets see if we can vote her this award. Please steal this info. and get Ski...
  8. Philpug

    World Cup Ski Racing Returns to Killington Through 2020

    From US Ski & Snowboard: U.S. Ski & Snowboard, the National Governing Body (NGB) of Olympic ski and snowboard sports in the USA, and Vermont’s Killington Resort, the largest ski and snowboard resort in Eastern North America and part of POWDR, have solidified a two-year agreement for Vermont’s...
  9. 4ster

    World Cup Finals 2019 (how about everything in one thread)

  10. Black Dog

    Mikaela with Bode interview.

    Saw Bode interviewing Mikaela on Eurosport on her Facebook page. Anybody know how to watch the full interview, or is this the complete one?
  11. Swede

    SG Women World Champion Åre

    Start today, midday. Going to be exciting to see of being on a homehill (it should!) can gain the Swedish any positions. Not having any expectations, but a top ten would be an achievment at this point. A few questions re MS and LV will be answered.
  12. Philpug

    Lindsey Vonn: "Time to say goodbye"

    From USAToday: Lindsey Vonn races during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Super G on Jan. 20, in Cortina d'Ampezzo Italy. (Photo: Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom, Getty Images) CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy — What was evident all weekend for Lindsey Vonn became clear to everyone else on...
  13. Primoz

    Can switching ski brands change the racers edge?

    @Swede I'm not sure Hargin lost it after switching to Head. He wasn't anywhere near where he was in last few years, but honestly, after something like what happened to him, I think he does it great, even if he's not top 3. Admin Edit: The first 24 posts in this thread were pulled from the...
  14. karlo

    Mikaela Shiffrin on her Parallel Slalom win

    On Instagram, Mikaela posted this, What turn at the end of the course is she referring to? Why? And, what did she do differently from Petra? Video posted here. Would be just my luck if that turn is behind the finish-banner
  15. Swede

    Women’s SG St Moritz

    Much better weather than in France. Sunny. Turny course with a few jumps that might be tricky.
  16. Tricia

    Meanwhile Mikaela Shiffrin wins super-G at Lake Louise

    We're watching the Birds of Prey, with some incredible snow, but not so incredible race conditions, meanwhile Mikaela Shiffrin kills it at Lake Louise, winning the Super-G, giving her a win in all 5 disciplines...
  17. Rudi Riet

    COVERAGE: FIS Alpine World Cup - Killington, VT - 24-25 Nov 2018

    Welcome to Pugski's coverage of the 2018 FIS Alpine World Cup races from Killington, Vermont! Quickly, here's a list of the names submitted by the U.S. Ski Team and Alpine Canada for this weekend's races: USST GS: AJ Hurt Abi Jewett Patricia Mangan Nina O'Brien Foreste Peterson Mikaela...
  18. 4ster

    World Cup Slalom Opener - Levi, Finland November 17th & 18th

    Less than 10 days away! https://www.skiracing.com/stories/levi-world-cup-passes-snow-control Levi World Cup Passes Snow Control Despite the very warm months leading into autumn, Levi, Finland, is ready for the Audi FIS Ski World Cup 2018-19. Less than ten days to go for the Levi World Cup...
  19. Tricia

    Press Release: The Art of Fear Ski Camp

    The Art of Fear Ski Camp Kristen Ulmer U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Inductee The Art of Fear Ski Camp at Alta, Utah on March 9-10, 2019 will address: -performance anxiety that messes with your head (we all saw Mikaela Shiffrin throwing up before her Olympic Run) -fear...
  20. Tricia

    Skis that our heroes ski

    Other threads about how we choose our skis, along with some brand recognition chatter has me wondering if the old adage "Win on Sunday, buy on Monday" still holds true in some walks of life. Examples Do we take a second look at Head skis because Lindsey Vonn or Ted Ligety, or Bode Miller won...