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Friday, November 22, 2019


Late ski and snowboard event news!

Switzerland win the mixed team gold

Åre 2019 Day 7 – Swiss Win First Mixed Team Gold

The Alpine team event is a different prospect to most other skiing competitions. The head to head format, men and women competing together and nation vs nation action completely changes the atmosphere...
Alexis Pinturault Wins Gold

Åre 2019 Day 6 – Slalom Specialists Dominate in Men’s Combined

The Men's combined saw a dramatic change in the leaderboard between the first downhill event and final slalom run. The downhill was once again affected by poor visibility. Heavy snow and high-speed...
Lindsey Vonn's Final Ever Run

Åre 2019 Day 5 – Vonn Secures Emotional Podium On Final Ever Run

After Aksel's Lund Svindal's silver medal in his final competition on Saturday, the pressure for Lindsey Vonn to achieve the perfect end to her illustrious career had undoubtedly ramped up. Add this...
Svindal's Final Ever Competition

Åre 2019 Day 4 – Norway Dominates in Svindal’s Last Competition

Organisers were once again battling the elements in Åre with heavy snowfall overnight. Despite this, the event did start on time but suffered two small delays for further snow during today's running.
Ramona Siebenhofer battling the elements

Åre 2019 Day 3 – Holdener Wins Gold. Ingemar Stenmark Confirmed for Vonn’s Final...

It was Switzerland's Wendy Holdener who topped the Women's combined event after a strong showing in the slalom. Today's proceedings were delayed by heavy snow, which also forced the start to be...
Dominik Paris - FIS 2019 Champion

Åre 2019 Day 2 – Paris Wins Gold on Technical Super G Course

Italian Dominik Paris won the second gold medal of Åre 2019 on an incredibly technical Men's Super-G course. With 21 of the athletes not completing the course, either through DNF or disqualification,...
Are 2019 FIS Women's Super G

Åre 2019 Day 1 – Shiffrin Soars as Vonn Crashes out

It was a cold first day at Åre 2019 but the action on slope certainly warmed those in attendance. High-speed winds caused the start position for the Women's Super G to be...