Shiffrin excited about return to competition

More Sports / Winter Sports Feb 13, 2016

Shiffrin excited about return to competition

The slalom queen is back and raring to go after a frustrating two months out with injury. Mikaela Shiffrin even admits to feeling "jittery" as she prepares to throw herself back into World Cup racing on Monday in Crans-Montana, Switzerland — her first race since ...

More Sports / Winter Sports Feb 9, 2016

Skier Shiffrin returning to slopes

Two months ago, Mikaela Shiffrin was just hoping to be back on skis before the snow melted. A week from now, she will return to World Cup racing on a knee that healed much faster than even she anticipated. The Olympic and world slalom champion announced ...

Consistent Hansdotter wins slalom

More Sports / Winter Sports Dec 30, 2015

Consistent Hansdotter wins slalom

Frida Hansdotter held on to her first-run lead to win a women's World Cup slalom on Tuesday, making her the main candidate to take over the discipline title from the injured Mikaela Shiffrin. The Swede's third career win helped extend her lead in the discipline ...

Shiffrin unsure when she can return

More Sports / Winter Sports Dec 16, 2015

Shiffrin unsure when she can return

Over the next few weeks, Mikaela Shiffrin will slalom between rest and rehab. Usually so fast on a race course, the Olympic and world slalom champion is taking things at a conservative pace as she recovers from a torn knee ligament and painful bone bruise. ...