News from the Field

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FIS: Ligety's Skis Are Legal

Despite the claims of some of his Italian competitors, Ted Ligety is actually just that good. Ligety, who sits in second place in the overall World Cup standings, has dominated the giant-slalom... Read More

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New Hampshire Proposes Rescue Fees

New Hampshire legislators are considering a proposal to start charging for backcountry rescue, a service currently provided free of charge by the state's Fish and Game Department. The state... Read More

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Man Runs Two 2:10 Marathons in a Month

Japanese runner Yuki Kawauchi ran his second 2:10 marathon in a month on Sunday, winning the Hofu Yomiuri Marathon in 2:10:46. Two weeks ago, Kawauchi completed the Fukuoka Marathon in 2:10:29,... Read More

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Vonn to Take Break From World Cup

Lindsey Vonn is taking a break from World Cup competition and heading back to the United States to fully recover from the intestinal ailment that sidelined her last month. “With the way the... Read More