Mar 31, 2014
Forged in fire: The crystal globes that stars covet
The finishing touches are applied to a JOSKA crystal globe by highly-skilled glasscutters, who carve intricate snowflake shapes into the trophies.
About four weeks after winning Olympic gold in the super-G, Anna Fenninger completed her run to the overall World Cup title Thursday by taking second in the same event.
Northern Michigan News
5 things to know about the Alpine World Cup season
Even in an Olympic year, the World Cup is the purest test for racers, and the giant crystal globes awarded to overall winners are the sport's most prestigious honors.
Austria's Hirscher, Fenninger Sweep at WCup Finals
The powerful Austria team justified its reputation Sunday with Austrian prodigies Marcel Hirscher and Anna Fenninger sweeping the last races and titles, in slalom and giant slalom, respectively.
The Miami Herald
Fenninger closes on World Cup giant slalom title
Austria's Anna Fenninger celebrates at finish line after taking second place in a women's alpine skiing Super-G at the World Cup finals in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, Thursday, March 13, 2014.