Here is a run down of todays action: Fenninger continues to impress with a GOLD medal victory to add to her list of podiums here in Beaver Creek. Tiger Woods came out to support American favorite Lindsey Vonn. Here he is chatting with Olympic medalist Julia Mancuso. Julia competed today as well, and placed 26th overall. Vonn didn’t do so well in her first run, but then WOWED the crowd with a solid second run. Mikaela was on the podium for a few minutes after a sold second run, eventually getting bumped to 8th overall. Vikarby of Sweden took third overall. Here she is whizzing by the camera.Rebensburg of Germany brought home the Silver. This fan was soaking in all the action. The stands were ABSOLUTELY packed and the energy was incredible. The cheerleaders were in full cheer mode. And if you were a local Vail Mountain School kid, you […]
2015 FIS Alpine World Championships
Lots of excitement at the Men’s GS today! American Bode Miller took a serious spill for a DNF and Ted Ligety took 9th. The Results 1. #20 Hannes Reichelt of Austria 2. #28 Dustin Cook of Canada 3. #15 Adrien Theaux of France
What a turn out for the first 2015 Alpine World Ski Championship event, women’s giant slalom. Anna Fenninger of Austria took gold, Tina Maze of Slovakia is bringing home the silver, and our very own Lindsey Vonn made the podium with a bronze! Here are some photos, just in case you missed it! Maze, Fenninger, and Vonn. Left to Right. Austrian fans go wild for Fenninger. This tiny fan was super cute! Here we have a Lindsey Vonn fan catching a glimpse of her favorite athlete. Vonn was all smiles atop of the podium.
In case you missed the opening ceremonies, here is a re-cap of all the fun! There were ski legends, vocal performances, break dancers, bands, fireworks, and even a lawn chair parade! Here is a glimpse into a wonderful evening. Did anyone else notice that Michael Franti left the stage on crutches?