All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Julia Mancuso’

Lindsey Vonn, Tiger Woods’ Girl, Crashes Sunday Dashing Her Hopes to Tie World Cup Record

Lindsey Vonn crashed during Sunday’s super-G race in France, dashing her hopes to tie a World Cup record. Tiger Woods‘ girlfriend was vying to tie the 62nd World Cup race, but she crashed after entering a gate too wide. In the end, Austrian Elizabeth Goergl beat fellow Austrian, Olympic champion Anna Fenniger, by 0.05 seconds to win the race. The …

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Lindsay Vonn Wins First World Cup Race In Two Years

Lindsay Vonn came in first at a World Cup downhill race at Lake Louise in Alberta, Canada on Saturday, marking her first win in nearly two years. Vonn told the press at the finish line, “It really couldn’t be a better day.” While she appeared to hold back in a Friday race, Vonn was back in form Saturday, after a …

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Julia Mancuso Says, For Her, Skiing Is “99% Mental”

Julia Mancuso, the 29-year-old Olympic gold medalist in skiing, spoke to CBS News recently and said that she has finally discovered that for her, skiing is “99% mental,” a determination that will, hopefully, result in another gold medal for the World Cup alpine ski racer. Mancuso came to her newfound conclusion after a disappointing season last year, claiming not a …

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