Lara Gut - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Lara Gut American Mikaela Shiffrin nearing overall ski title at home With every race, Mikaela Shiffrin draws closer to a couple of things she just can't stop thinking about: An overall World Cup title. That much-needed vacation in Maui. No time to imagine the beach, though. Still too much work left to do on snow. The Olympic slalom champion has a 178-point lead over Ilka Stuhec of Slovenia with six races... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 13:33:00 GMT 2017-03-10T13:33:00Z Lately, Lindsey Vonn is crashing more than she's winning CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — Lately, Lindsey Vonn is crashing more than she's winning. The most successful female ski racer of all time fell and hit the safety netting during a World Cup downhill Saturday in exactly the same spot where she crashed a day earlier in an official training session. "I'm getting a little sore. I'm too old ... Sat, 28 Jan 2017 16:32:00 GMT 2017-01-28T16:32:00Z A day after downhill win, Vonn struggles to 9th in super-G A day after winning a downhill, Lindsey Vonn discovered how far she has to go to regain her dominance in super-G as she returns from two major injuries. For now, defending overall World Cup champion Lara Gut remains the skier to beat in super-G. Swiss racer Gut extended her perfect run in super-G this season with a comfortable win Sunda... Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:07:00 GMT 2017-01-22T16:07:00Z Shiffrin closes in on ski racing milestones ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — If Mikaela Shiffrin wins her 27th World Cup race in Tuesday's slalom, she will match the career achievement of one of the biggest names in American ski racing history — Phil Mahre. She would also match the women's record of eight consecutive World Cup slaloms wins - and draw level with Swedish skiing great Ingemar Stenmark for the n... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 21:56:00 GMT 2017-01-02T21:56:00Z New faces breaking through on women's World Cup ski circuit VAL D'ISERE, France (AP) — In the absence of established stars like Lindsey Vonn and Tina Maze, new faces are breaking through on the women's World Cup circuit. Especially Ilka Stuhec. The Slovenian won a World Cup Alpine combined race on Friday for her third victory this season — having never finished higher than fourth before this year. ... Fri, 16 Dec 2016 19:05:00 GMT 2016-12-16T19:05:00Z