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Klaebo, Falk win cross-country sprint races

March 16, 2018  |   News

FALUN, Sweden — Norway’s Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo ended his strong sprint season in the cross-country World Cup with yet another win on Friday, while Sweden’s Hanna Falk won the last women’s race. Klaebo, who had already secured the overall sprint title, won by 0.39 seconds from Italy’s Federico Pellegrino, with ...
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Canadian biathlete captures elusive gold, winning 15K race at Paralympics

March 16, 2018  |   News

PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of — After Mark Arendz missed the top of the Paralympic medal podium four years ago in Sochi, he harnessed that frustration in every training session. The 28-year-old from Hartsville, P.E.I., won biathlon’s standing 15-kilometre event in Pyeongchang on Friday, finally capturing the one medal missing from his Paralympic collection. It ...
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Weirather retains World Cup super-G title as Goggia wins

March 15, 2018  |   News

ARE, Sweden — Tina Weirather successfully defended her World Cup super-G season title on Thursday while Sofia Goggia won the final race of the season in dominant fashion. Goggia, the Italian who clinched the downhill title a day earlier, finished 0.32 seconds ahead of Viktoria Rebensburg of Germany. Lindsey Vonn ...
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South Korean ski federation bans 2 moguls skiers for life

March 15, 2018  |   News

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — South Korea’s skiing federation has banned for life two male mogul skiers who competed at the Pyeongchang Olympics for harassing and assaulting two female teammates at a World Cup event last week in Japan. The federation notified Choi Jae-woo and Kim Ji-hyun of their bans ...
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Goggia takes World Cup downhill title; Vonn gets win No. 82

March 14, 2018  |   News

ARE, Sweden — Sofia Goggia followed up her Olympic downhill gold medal by claiming the season-long World Cup title in the discipline on Wednesday. Lindsey Vonn narrowly beat Goggia to win the race at World Cup finals but the American still ended up three points behind the Italian in the ...
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McKeever says anger over Vancouver Olympic snub cost him two good seasons

March 14, 2018  |   News

PYEONGCHANG, Korea, Republic Of — Brian McKeever’s bitterness over the 2010 Vancouver Olympic snub cost him the better part of two seasons, and robbed him of his love of the sport. Canada’s most successful winter Paralympian — with guide Russell Kennedy — skied to his second gold medal in Pyeongchang in the ...
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Boyne to assume outright ownership of 6 ski resorts

March 13, 2018  |   News

Michigan-based Boyne Resorts has reached an agreement to assume outright ownership of six ski resorts it’s operating under long-term lease agreements, a development that could boost investment in the properties from Maine to Washington State, the company said. The agreement covers Brighton Resort near Salt Lake City; Cypress Mountain in ...
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