Tag: World Cup
Jessie Diggins Wins Historic World Cup Title
Capping off a historic and unprecedented season of racing, Jessie Diggins wrapped up the World Cup calendar in Switzerland’s Engadin Valley on Sunday with a victory lap of sorts. The 29-year-old Olympic champion from Minnesota has become the first-ever female American cross country skier to win the overall World Cup […]
The Davis behind the Davis U.S. Cross Country Ski Team
For the U.S. Ski Team, raising money has always been a challenge. So when the Shelby Cullom Davis Charitable Fund stepped up to cover the entire budget for the U.S. Cross Country Ski Team in 2019 and through the 2022 Olympics, there was a collective sigh of relief in Park City and from Anchorage to Stratton, Tahoe to Steamboat Springs.
Jessie Diggins Becomes First-Ever American Winner of the FIS Tour de Ski
Jessie Diggins capped off a historic eight days of racing for the Davis U.S. Cross Country Ski Team, with multiple 1-2 finishes, many personal-best World Cup results and top American male performances by 20-year-old Gus Schumacher.
Geraghty-Moats Wins Historic Nordic Combined World Cup
Tara Geraghty-Moats, the 27-year-old athlete from West Fairlee, Vermont, made history last Friday, winning the first-ever women’s Nordic Combined World Cup, held in Ramsau am Dachstein, Austria. From her position in sixth after the jumping portion of the event, Geraghty-Moats skied a dominant 5km cross country race, clawing back a […]
Back On Skis, Back With The Team
My first ski race of this season was last weekend’s skate sprint in Davos, Switzerland. Not only was it my first race of the season, but it was also a World Cup, which represents a big step for me, because I usually start the race season on the SuperTour. It […]
Sadie Style: Bjornsen Talks World Cup Racing and Adaptation
Over the holidays, Cross Country Skier was able to catch up with U.S. Ski Team Veteran Sadie Bjornsen as she prepared for the 2019 Tour de Ski. We asked her how she feels about her season, about life on the road, what she’s looking ahead to and how the team […]