(BEIJING) -- Kevin Rolland, a French halfpipe star, found out how dangerous and unforgiving a discipline freestyle skiing can be after a serious fall in April 2019. The freestyle-skiing champion and five-time X Games gold medalist had been training to break the world record of... Read More.
(BEIJING) -- Mikaela Shiffrin came up empty-handed in her third competition after shockingly wiping out in her first two races, both of which she was expected to contend for the gold. Shiffrin finished ninth in the super-G, with Switzerland's Lara Gut-Behrami winning gold, her second... Read More.
(BEIJING) -- For the second straight competition, Mikaela Shiffrin has busted out of the competition just seconds into the first run. Shiffrin missed the fourth gate in her slalom run, the event where she won her first Olympic gold in 2014, and will not contend... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- British-born Benjamin Alexander had never put on a pair of skis until the age of 32. Only six years later, and he's now going for gold next month in Beijing as Jamaica's first Olympic alpine skier. It didn't come easily, he said. "I... Read More.
By DRAGANA JOVANIC, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- For the second time this year, skiers at the same Romanian resort have faced down a bear on the slopes and lived to share the video.The most recent narrow escape at the Predeal... Read More.
BY: MARK OSBORNE AND MATTHEW FUHRMAN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — A skier has died after being found upside down in several feet of snow at Mammoth Mountain ski resort in California. The man was found by guests of the resort buried head first... Read More.
By DRAGANA JOVANOVIC, ABC News (MOSCOW) -- A skier in Romania had a lucky escape when he was chased by a brown bear down the slopes this week with onlookers saying the skier’s quick thinking probably saved his life.Video of the... Read More.