Showing 1 - 10 of 46 Stories for Ski Jumping
KING OF THE HILL
When the NCAA ski meet winds up this weekend, it's odds-on that Denver's Willy ... came whooshing off the end of a ski jump squarely into a loose toboggan.
A Flight To The Finnish
Finland's Matti Nyk√§nen, the best ski jumper in the world, also has a temper that can soar to the heights
AN ILL WIND BLEW
For a few brief moments it seemed as if it would be a special day for U.S. ski jumping. It was clear and cold at the start of the 70-meter ...
What's Where Your Guide to Getting Around the Games
VENUES 1 The Ice Sheet at OgdenCurling2 Snowbasin Ski AreaDownhill, ... Bobsled, luge, skeleton, ski jumping, Nordic combined (jumping
IT TURNED OUT SCHUSS FINE
This season other countries have emerged as viable rivals—including Italy, whose ski racing had lagged since the late 1970s, and France.
IN ITS WAY A GREAT LEAP FORWARD
There are few competitors in the sport—a perilous extension of ski jumping—and even fewer locales for its practice—a total of five ski-flying ...
The downs have included a ghastly crash at the 1983 ski-flying ... of trying to learn the new V-style jumping technique two years ago, at age 27.
The star of an aerial troupe called the Young Eagles of Austria, newest sensation of ski jumping, is 17-year-old Toni Innauer (left). There are six ...
Look, Ma, Two Golds
Mrs. Nancy Heiden was having a hard time of it. "You sure we haven't lost one yet ?" she asked a friend before the start of the men's 5000-meter ...
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT
In Seattle, champion jumper Bill Schumacher, 42 years old, skimmed off a Lake ... 12 feet in the air, distance rather than altitude counts in water-ski jumping.