Last week International Ski Federation (FIS) announced the cancellation of all 2020 North American races of the Alpine World Cup Tour. In a statement FIS announced that “After discussions among FIS, the […]
Rick Bachand is a freelance writer based in Fort Collins, Colorado. Rick publishes the AlpineInsider.com focusing on Alpine and Nordic snowsports.
The 2019/20 Audi FIS Ski World Cup season will be unfortunately remembered with an asterisk for the abbreviated season cut short suddenly by the Corona virus pandemic. In late February, as the […]
Toronto, Canada – March 22, 2020 8:45 pm MDT In a joint press release the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) announced they would not send Canadian teams to […]
Are, Sweden – March 11, 2020 In an announcement on Wednesday, FIS has cancelled this weekend’s Women’s World Cup races in Are (SWE) in a precautionary measure in face of the international […]
A Busy week for FIS Alpine World Cup The return of Mikaela Shiffrin? In a heartfelt Instagram post on Thursday, Mikaela Shiffrin paid tribute to her father saying “…we can still feel […]
American Susan Dunklee takes Silver in Women’s 7.5km Sprint at the IBU Biathlon World Championships!
Antholz-Anterselva, Italy – Vermont-native Susan Dunklee shot a perfect 10 for 10 in the Women’s 7.5km Sprint competition Friday earning her the Silver medal at the weekend’s International Biathlon Union (IBU) World […]
The only way to describe Germany’s Viktoria Rebensburg’s weekend is “The thrill of victory and the Agony of Defeat”. A week following fellow German Thomas Dressen’s Downhill historic victory in Garmisch, the […]
Alpine Inisider – January 27, 2020 After a long hiatus the Women’s World Cup races returned to Bansko, Bulgaria for two Downhill competitions on Friday (rescheduled race from Val d’Isere) and Saturday […]
The 80th running of the legendary Hahnenkamm races in Kitzbuehel, Austria kicks off tomorrow featuring the Super G, followed by the Downhill on Saturday, and wrapping up on Sunday with the Slalom […]
BREAKING NEWS – Dominik Paris (ITA) out for season Dominik Paris, Italy’s alpine superstar and top contender for the Overall and Downhill Crystal Globes suffered a season-ending crash in a training accident […]