Julia Mancuso Wins US Championships

Julia Mancuso won her second straight title at the US Championships this past weekend taking the super-G and giant slalom events at Winter Park in Colorado. In the tricky, turny, 37-gate GS course, Mancuso finished in 1 minute, 13.34 seconds. This is Julia’s 13th career National title. “It’s really nice to win races, it’s not…

Volkl | Julia Mancuso wins DH

Just in from the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup in Lenzerheide, Switzerland…Julia Mancuso charges to win her first victory in four years in the final Women’s Downhill race. Mancuso had a time of 1 minute, 27.50 seconds, more than a second faster than her competitors and 0.81 seconds ahead of second place, Lara Gut.…

Race | GAP 2011 FIS Alpine Championships

Our Volkl stars were silver at the GAP 2011 FIS Alpine event in Germany this week. Jens Byggmark (SWE) claimed silver in the Mens Slalom while Julia Mancuso (USA) took the silver in the Womens Super G. Here is Jens 1st run – he’s rockin’ the Goldwin Swedish Alpine Ski Team race suit too:  …

Athletes | Craigleith Ski Racing Program

Found this great video put together by Craigleith Ski Club – it is a glimpse into the strong and passionate racing culture at this club. Craigleith runs one of the largest ski racing programs in North America – these kids are awesome! Hundies Matter from Craigleith Ski Club on Vimeo.