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  1. Slalom champion Shiffrin returns to racing next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Star Tribune

    Mikaela Shiffrin said she will return to World Cup ski racing next week in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, after a knee injury sidelined her for two months. A week from now, she will return to World Cup racing on a knee that healed much faster than even she anticipated.

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  2. Slalom champion Mikaela Shiffrin returns to racing next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | LongmontFYI

    United States' Mikaela Shiffrin waves on the podium after winning the women's World Cup slalom ski race in Aspen.

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  3. Chloe Kim's Back to Back 1080s : U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix 2016 Park CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Transworld

    Chloe Kim just can't be stopped. Coming straight off her gold medal winning run at the X Games in Aspen, Chloe went on to make snowboard history at the Her smooth style, impressive amplitude and charging nature was awarded a perfect score of 100 and first place.

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  4. Mikaela Shiffrin returns to slalom racing next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Denver Post

    Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States competes in the first run as she goes on to win the slalom during the Audi FIS Women's Alpine Ski World Cup at the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational on Nov. 28, 2015 in Aspen. Olympic and world slalom champion Mikaela Shiffrin said she will return to World Cup skiing next week in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, after a knee injury sidelined her for two months.

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  5. Photo gallery: U.S.'s Chloe Kim made history Saturday when she...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Deseret News

    Chloe Kim set a world record on her final run of the US Grand Prix World Cup 2016 hitting back-to-back 1080's for a perfect score at the US Snowboarding Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. Chloe Kim made history Saturday when she landed the first-ever back-to-back 1080's in women's half pipe.

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  6. New York Knicks fire coach Derek FisherRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | Northern Michigan News

    Second-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia had 10 aces in a 7-6 , 6-4 win against Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan in the first round of the World Tennis Tournament on Monday. WASHINGTON - Donald Trump's flirtation with professional football lasted for three decades.

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  7. Snow TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Border Mail

    Mahalah Mullins is embarking on a 30,000km trip across three continents in just over a week to fulfill her Olympic dream. MAHALAH Mullins is embarking on a 30,000km trip across three continents in just over a week to fulfill her Olympic dream.

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  8. Star skier Mikaela Shiffrin plans to return to World Cup Feb. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    Turns out ski racers aren't immune to the misery of bitter cold. Not even slalom prodigy Mikaela Shiffrin, who has an Olympic gold medal and two world championship titles at age 20 but shivers just like the rest of us.

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  9. Top snowboarders fly high with martial artsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2010 | Examiner.com

    If you were following snowboarding in the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics as closely as the average sports fan in Chicago, you may have witnessed two surprising sights in the Women's Halfpipe. First, you might have spotted a petite snowboarder warming up with series of graceful kicks, blocks, and punches in the snow.

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  10. Vonn wins women's World Cup downhillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Daily Camera

    Vonn, the overall World Cup leader, won a downhill on a demanding course by a big margin Saturday, becoming the first woman to win multiple downhills on the Kandahar course. She also won a downhill four years ago.

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  11. Chloe Kim makes history in Park CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Park Record

    When 15-year-old snowboarder Chloe Kim, a two-time X Games gold medalist, landed a run that scored a near-perfect 96.50 points on Saturday afternoon in the women's halfpipe finals of the Park City Grand Prix, she knew she was almost guaranteed a victory. With two more runs left to go, though, Kim could basically do whatever she wanted to do, as only a rider's highest score counts.

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  12. History: Teen snowboarder lands back-to-back 1080sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1XaY57Z Chloe Kim poses for a photo after a first place finish in the snowboard World Cup at the 2016 U.S Snowboarding Park City Grand Prix on Feb. 6, 2016 in Park City, Utah. The 15-year-old, who is coming off a second consecutive X Games gold, scored a perfect 100 to win the halfpipe event at the U.S. Grand Prix in Park City, Utah.

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  13. Snowboarding: Emerging star Chloe Kim, 15, makes history at Grand Prix in Park CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Gold medalist Chloe Kim celebrates with fans after her second run during the Women's Snowboarding Superpipe on the final day of the Aspen X Games Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, Colo. Kim won the gold medal.

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  14. USA Ski halfpipe athletes sweep top spots at Park City Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Deseret News

    With qualifiers and practice complete, the Eagle Superpipe at Park City Resort was in pristine condition under bright sunny skies Friday as it welcomed the best halfpipe skiers to put down their best runs in the Visa Park City Grand Prix. Coming off four straight gold medals in the Winter X Games, Maddie Bowman, who currently resides in Salt Lake City, was looking to get back on top of the Grand Prix podium after missing the Park City event last year with a knee injury.

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  15. Olympics 2010/snowboardingRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2010 | Examiner.com

    The 2010 Winter Olympics has officially started and there are many different sports that are involved. One particular sport that may come to mind is: snowboarding.

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  16. Q&A: Tahoe X Games gold winner Maddie Bowman on her return to the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    Maddie Bowman of South Lake Tahoe, California, launches out of the superpipe last week night at the Winter X Games in Aspen. Bowman won her fourth consecutive gold medal in women's ski superpipe.

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  17. Freestyle skier Onozuka places second in halfpipe competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Japan Times

    Ayana Onozuka was runner-up in a freestyle skiing World Cup halfpipe event on Friday, securing her third podium finish in as many meets this season. The Sochi Olympic bronze medalist was on top after her first run with 88.80 points but failed to improve in her other two attempts, and allowed Maddie Bowman, the Sochi champion, to take over with her final run, when the American uncorked "the 900" a 2-1/2 turn spin to score 89.80.

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  18. Snowboarder Gillian Finnerty lands place in elite British squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | York Press

    The Former Easingwold student, who took up the sport five years ago when starting at Sheffield University, is now dominating the university circuit and has claimed a number of titles - including the British Indoor Boardercross Championships and the British University Dry Slope Championships. The 23-year-old has now been selected for the elite British Snowboard Cross Senior Squad after clocking the second fastest time at a recent snowboarding talent event, just behind Olympian Zoe Gillings.

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  19. Snowboards hit the halfpipe SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Park Record

    Matthew Ladley of the U.S. gets big air during a training run in the Eagle Superpipe at Park City Mountain Resort on Wednesday afternoon. The X Games may get the ESPN coverage and the gigantic crowds, but if you ask the competitors at this weekend's U.S. Grand Prix at Park City Mountain Resort, the Grand Prix events are just as difficult to win.

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  20. Winter sports: Americans Bowman, Blunck sweep U.S. Grand Prix ski halfpipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Halfpipe skiing athlete Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the Team USA Media Summit at the Canyons Grand Summit Hotel Tuesday October 1, 2013. The Salt Lake Tribune) Halfpipe skiing athlete Maddie Bowman poses for a portrait during the Team USA Media Summit at the Canyons Grand Summit Hotel Tuesday October 1, 2013.

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