Snow Sports

Sugar Daddy

Kris Freeman has a shot at nordic gold—if he can find his sweet spot

Medal Heads

The last time the U.S. led the final medal count at a Winter Games, in 1932, only 17 nations took part, dogsled racing was an exhibition sport, and alpine skiing wasn't even on the program. Since...

I, Olympian

Alpine skiing we can do. Ditto hockey. But bobsledding? Ski jumping? Some winter sports seem about as accessible as Dick Cheney. But getting started in these cold-weather exotics is easier than you...

American Flyers

The U.S. men's ski team, once equal to the world's best, has spent a generation falling short of past glories. But the bad boys of alpine racing are back—with a killer gleam in their eyes. Here's how...

Spring in Your Step

Ski all you want with our 21-day late-winter plan for optimizing shoulder-season fitness

Winter Olympics 2006 Blogspot

Follow all the action from Turin and the Piedmont Alps as the 20th Winter Olympics gets underway in Italy

Turin Gets Ready to Greet the World

Despite some expected naysayers and the brunt of Old Man Winter’s first big hit, Turin and Piedmont are gearing up for the main event on February 10.

Your Piece of the Pie

With more and more A-list resorts offering up fractional ownership opportunities, living the dream on some of your favorite powder grounds and being pampered like a rock star is becoming a reality

Last Run

The man who defined steep and deep meets a tragic end