A skier in the US died from asphyxiation after his coat got stuck on a chair lift

2020-02-19 16:55

A 46-year-old man from New Jersey died at a Vail's Blue Sky Basin after slipping through an opening in a chairlift and becoming caught in his coat.

WATCH | Swimsuit ski fan pays Kobe tribute at World Cup finish line

2020-01-29 09:21

A young woman almost brought chaos to a World Cup skiing event on Wednesday as she paid tribute to basketball start Kobe Bryant.

Lindsey Vonn engaged to ice hockey star

2019-08-23 20:17

US skiing icon Lindsey Vonn and National Hockey League star P.K. Subban announced their engagement after a two-year relationship.

Go inside the North Korean ski resort that Kim Jong Un spent millions to build

2019-03-28 14:18

Here's a look at the Masikryong Ski Resort in North Korea, which Kim Jong-Un built after he reportedly fell in love with skiing as a student.

Piste queens Shiffrin and Vonn - never the twain shall meet

2019-02-06 07:46

Newly crowned world super-G champion Mikaela Shiffrin has been tipped to break all of skiing's records by outgoing team-mate and star of the slopes, Lindsey Vonn.

Gwyneth Paltrow is accused of a hit-and-run on a ski slope, but she calls the R42m lawsuit 'totally without merit'

2019-01-31 08:10

A 72-year old man claims the actress ran into him on the slopes and caused multiple injuries.

Vonn to miss start of farewell season after training crash

2018-11-22 10:10

US skiing star Lindsey Vonn will miss the opening race of her farewell World Cup season at Lake Louise next week after suffering a knee injury in training.

Four skiers dead after caught in Swiss Alps storm

2018-04-30 18:28

Four skiers were confirmed dead and five others were in critical condition after being forced to spend the night exposed to the elements in the Swiss Alps.

Vonn powers to victory in World Cup super-G race

2017-12-16 15:02

Lindsey Vonn powers down a shortened course to win a World Cup super-G race and clinch her first victory of the season

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WATCH: Lesotho hosts another successful Winter Whip

Africa's one and only slopestyle event, the Xperia Winter Whip Snowboard and Ski Jam, took place on Saturday, 6 August 2016 at Afriski Mountain Resort in Lesotho. Watch.

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Skiing star Shiffrin announces father's death

2020-02-04 08:34

American alpine skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin has announced that her father has died.

2 Austrian athletes face fraud charges over doping

2019-09-23 14:38

Two Austrian athletes will face fraud charges over the "Aderlass" doping scandal uncovered earlier this year, prosecutors in the city of Innsbruck said.

Austria doping probe widens to include cyclist

2019-03-03 20:39

Austrian prosecutors say a professional cyclist was charged as part of a doping probe which had already brought the arrests of five skiers.

Vonn to retire after long-running injury woes

2019-02-01 19:36

Lindsey Vonn announced that she will retire from alpine skiing after the upcoming world championships, after an illustrious 19-year career.

Tearful Vonn says 'possibility' Cortina Super-G her final race

2019-01-20 14:51

American ski star Lindsey Vonn said there was a "possibility" the World Cup Super G, which she failed to finish, would be her final race.

Ski queen Vonn takes Twitter troll to the cleaners

2018-02-07 09:22

US ski queen Lindsey Vonn had some fun at the expense of a Twitter troll and showed she is in jovial form in the build-up to the Pyeongchang Winter Games.

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WATCH: Africa's best snowboarders at Winter Whip 2017

The annual Winter Whip Snowboard and Ski Jam took place on Saturday, 5 August at Afriski Mountain Resort in Lesotho. The event brings together Snowboarders and Skiers from all around SA and Lesotho to compete and promote snow sports in Africa. Watch.

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Season over for injured Vonn

2016-03-02 15:52

World Cup leader Lindsey Vonn announced that her season is over due to a knee injury sustained in a fall last weekend.

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