Tested Tough
Sunday , 4 December 2016

Ski TV host Martha Lee, cinematographer David Stewart and producer Mark Kristofic teamed up in the beautiful Austrian village of Sölden, Austria, the annual host to the alpine FIS World Cup opening events.


Switzerland’s Lara Gut wins Lake Louise super-G

December 4, 2016  |   News

LAKE LOUISE, Alta (Dec. 4, 2016) – Lara Gut returned to the top of the World Cup podium in Lake Louise on Sunday, winning what weather turned into a super-G sprint. The Swiss ski star claimed a third career super-G victory at the Alberta resort after previous wins in 2013 ...
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Valerie Grenier top Canadian, Started 39th, Finished 28th.

Slovenia’s Stuhec doubles up on DH victories; Grenier a promising 16th at Lake Louise

December 3, 2016  |   News

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. (Dec. 3, 2016) – Ilka Stuhec always knew she was fast on her skis. That belief is widespread after a pair of downhill wins in Lake Louise, Alta. “I think all the world knows right now,” the Slovenian said Saturday after her second victory in as many days. The 26-year-old from Maribor ...
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Kjetil Jansrud wins first World Cup downhill of season

December 3, 2016  |   News

VAL D’ISERE, France — Kjetil Jansrud of Norway won the season’s first World Cup downhill on Saturday, a day after his victory in super-G. Jansrud was 0.26 seconds faster than Peter Fill of Italy, the defending World Cup downhill champion, down the 3.4-kilometre (2-mile) Oreiller-Killy course. Aksel Lund Svindal was ...
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Slovenia’s Ilka Stuhec posts breakout win in women’s downhill at Lake Louise

December 2, 2016  |   News

LAKE LOUISE, Alta. — Ilka Stuhec of Slovenia claimed the first World Cup victory of her career by winning the season-opening women’s downhill at the Lake Louise Ski Resort on Friday. Stuhec posted a winning time of one minute 45.48 seconds. Sofia Goggia of Italy was second in 1:45.70 and Sweden’s Kajsa Kling finished ...
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Jansrud, Svindal finish 1-2; Guay 11th in World Cup super-G

December 2, 2016  |   News

VAL D’ISERE, France — Kjetil Jansrud and Norwegian teammate Aksel Lund Svindal finished 1-2 on Friday in a World Cup super-G, the first men’s speed race of the season. In his comeback race 10 months after sustaining a serious knee injury, Svindal was 0.17 seconds slower than Jansrud, the Olympic champion ...
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CLAIRE’S TIPS: Get ski ready – indoor warm-up

December 1, 2016  |   Features

A jog in the crisp darkness three minutes after rolling out of bed is a snappy way to wake up before doing your morning stretches. However, you could also choose to stay in your jammies and loosen up with five of my favourite movements while the coffee is brewing. 1. ...
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Guay fastest in training run for men’s World Cup downhill

December 1, 2016  |   News

VAL D’ISERE, France — Former world champion Erik Guay was fastest in training on Thursday for the first men’s World Cup downhill race of the season. The Canadian was 0.03 seconds ahead of Peter Fill of Italy on the 3.4-kilometre (2-mile) Oreiller-Killy course. Kjetil Jansrud of Norway, who was first ...
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