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  1. Vail's Lindsey Vonn says 2018-19 season will be her lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Summit Daily News

    ... edition of World Cup races in Lake Louise, Alberta, but back in 2011, when she was training with Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal. That same year, when Europe had no snow and FIS moved a super-G to Beaver Creek, Vonn was pissed off that the women's Birds ...

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  2. DeMerit nominated for Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | Pique News Magazine

    ... the day before in the downhill, taking 14th. Germany's Thomas Dressen edged out Feuz and Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal for the win. Thomsen was just behind Osborne-Paradis in 16th while Thompson placed 56th. The local sliding season began to wind down ...

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  3. Goggia takes the downhill title and Vonn takes the winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... gate in training but I skied well today." On the men's side, Beat Feuz finished ahead of Olympic champion Aksel Lund Svindal to take his first career discipline title. Austrian teammates Vincent Kriechmayr and Matthias Mayer tied for the win, ...

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  4. Beat Feuz outduels Svindal for World Cup downhill titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | CBC News

    Beat Feuz of Switzerland reacts in the finish area after capturing the men's World Cup downhill final in Are, Sweden on Wednesday. Switzerland's Beat Feuz finished ahead of Olympic champion Aksel Lund Svindal to win the season-long World Cup downhill title on Wednesday in Are, Sweden.

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  5. B.C.'s Manuel Osborne-Paradis finishes fifth in super-G at World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... discipline title in four years by winning the penultimate race of the season. His Norwegian teammates Aksel Lund Svindal (2012-14) and Aleksander Aamodt Kilde (2016) also won the globe in recent years. Norway matched the best mark set by Austria, ...

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  6. B.C.'s Manuel Osborne-Paradis finishes fifth in super-G at World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | The Abbotsford News

    ... discipline title in four years by winning the penultimate race of the season. His Norwegian teammates Aksel Lund Svindal (2012-14) and Aleksander Aamodt Kilde (2016) also won the globe in recent years. Norway matched the best mark set by Austria, ...

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  7. Jansrud wins super-G to secure World Cup discipline titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | CBC News

    ... on Sunday in Kvitfjell, Norway. His closest challenger in the discipline standings, Norwegian teammate Aksel Lund Svindal, failed to finish his run, enabling Jansrud to build a 134-point lead with only the season-ending race in Sweden on Thursday ...

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  8. Dressen edges favorites Feuz, Svindal to win WCup downhillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Fredericksburg.com

    Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal speeds down the course during training for an alpine ski, men's World Cup downhill, in Kvitfjell, Norway, Friday, March 9, 2018. Beat Feuz of Switzerland in air during the FIS Ski World Cup Alpine Men's Downhill Training in Kvitfjell, Norway, Friday, March 9, 2018.

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  9. Alpine Skiing: Austria's Hirscher claims giant slalom title in SloveniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Reuters

    ... straight overall World Cup crown. He has 1,394 points to Kristoffersen's 1,125 and 716 for Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal. Pinturault is fourth on 687. One more giant slalom race, with 100 points on offer to the winner, is on the calendar, at the World ...

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  10. Austria's Hirscher claims giant slalom title in SloveniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... straight overall World Cup crown. He has 1,394 points to Kristoffersen's 1,125 and 716 for Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal. Pinturault is fourth on 687. One more giant slalom race, with 100 points on offer to the winner, is on the calendar, at the World ...

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  11. Norway hails Pyeongchang glory, with Nordic understatementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Reuters

    ... by the United States - whose population is more than sixty-times that of Norway's - at Vancouver in 2010. Aksel Lund Svindal became the first Norwegian to win the Olympic men's downhill, the blue riband event of the Alpine skiing program, and Norway ...

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  12. 'Old men' of Scandinavia show the game has changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | Reuters

    Alpine skiing was once a young man's game won by racers from the nations that gave the sport its name but at the Pyeongchang Olympics the old order was overturned with the two specialist events won by Scandinavian men aged 35. Norwegian Aksel Lund Svindal claimed gold in the men's downhill and Sweden's Andre Myhrer won the slalom as experience came to the fore in the pressure cooker atmosphere of the Games. Both men had tasted Olympic success in the past with Myhrer winning slalom bronze in Vancouver eight years ago where Svindal claimed gold in super-G, silver in downhill and bronze in giant slalom.

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  13. No jerks!' - " the secret to Norway's Olympic successRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    ... to win this many medals and something to be proud of," Norway's chef de mission Tore Ovrebo said. From Aksel Lund Svindal's dashing victory in the downhill to the extravagantly bushy moustache of Robert Johansson, who anchored Norway to team ski ...

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  14. Myhrer wins Olympic slalom at 35 as favorites ski outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... took silver. Myhrer became the second 35-year-old Alpine skier to take gold at the Pyeongchang Games. Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway, barely two weeks older than Myhrer, won the downhill and set a record as the sport's oldest male Olympic champion. ...

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  15. 2018 Winter Olympics finally reaches 1 million in attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | YardBarker.com

    ... bit strange, to be honest, that we're having the Olympics and there's that few people in the stands," Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway said after winning the men's downhill (h/t Los Angeles Times ). "And it's a bit sad." In addition to the attendance ...

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  16. Myhrer wins Olympic slalom at 35 as favourites ski outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | 24 Hours

    ... days here." Myhrer became the second 35-year-old Alpine skier to take gold at the Pyeongchang Games. Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway, barely two weeks older than Myhrer, won the downhill and set a record as the sport's oldest male Olympic champion. ...

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  17. Sweden's Andre Myhrer shocks field, triumphs in men's slalomRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | The Japan Times

    ... days here." Myhrer became the second 35-year-old Alpine skier to take gold at the Pyeongchang Games. Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway, barely two weeks older than Myhrer, won the downhill and set a record as the sport's oldest male Olympic champion. ...

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  18. The Latest: US-Canada women's hockey title game goes to OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... brother Mario won gold four years ago. He is the second 35-year-old man to take Alpine gold here after Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway won the downhill. A giant mock medal was ceremoniously thrown into a crowd celebrating a Dutch bronze medal at the ...

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  19. Myhrer the master after slalom rivals bomb outRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Reuters

    ... to win with a total time of one minute, 38.99 seconds. Myhrer is just 16 days younger than Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal, winner of the men's downhill last week, and the pair are the oldest gold medalists in Olympic Alpine skiing - a distinction ...

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  20. Andre Myhrer wins slalom gold, Marcel Hirscher loses controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    ... brother Mario won gold four years ago. He is the second 35-year-old man to take Alpine gold here after Aksel Lund Svindal of Norway won the downhill. The next-and final-Alpine skiing race is the team event, which is scheduled for Friday at 9 p.m. ...

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