Will Brandenburg: What Makes a Champ Thu, 26 May 2016 17:52:09 +0000
From local ski hills to the PyeongChang Olympics, the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) encompasses all athletes that share a passion for skiing and snowboarding. We explore what makes each skier and rider a champion with stories from the U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing, next to kids winning a NASTAR medal, landing their first cork 7 or joining a club team. Alongside USSA’s mascot Champ, take a look at how all of these athletes strive to be Best in the World.
Will Brandenburg: What Makes a Champ
7 Questions With Julia Mancuso Wed, 25 May 2016 18:50:50 +0000
Julia Mancuso – four-time Olympic medalist, five-time World Championships medalist and icon in the action sports community – answers questions about her desire for adventure, blogging, spirituality and more in Red Bull’s The Red Bulletin.
Norway and America Team Up for Training Thu, 19 May 2016 20:27:59 +0000
The 2015-16 season has wrapped—the World Cup has finished, national titles were given, but that didn't mean the athletes were done skiing. Right after U.S. Alpine Champs, the men’s speed and tech teams took off to Norway for a month-long ski camp with the Norwegian Ski Team. That meant the Americans got to ski alongside some of the best athletes in the world, including Kjetil Jansrud, Henrik Kristoffersen and Aleksander Aamodt Kilde.
Why Spyder's Speed Suits are Fast Thu, 05 May 2016 17:20:26 +0000
Sure, speed suits are tight and colorful, but there is a lot that goes into the engineering processing to make them fast.Ski Racing takes a look at the ubiquitous Spyder speed suit and what goes in to the design process.