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Champion snowboarder Balet killed in avalanche

Switzerland’s star snowboarder Estelle Balet was killed by an avalanche on Tuesday aged 21. Balet was making a promotional film in the canton of

Switzerland’s star snowboarder Estelle Balet was killed by an avalanche on Tuesday aged 21. Balet was making a promotional film in the canton of

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Skiing in swimming suits

A reported 1,000 skiers took to the slopes at the Rosa Khutor resort near Sochi on Saturday (April 9). Brave skiers wore colourfully clad bikinis

A reported 1,000 skiers took to the slopes at the Rosa Khutor resort near Sochi on Saturday (April 9). Brave skiers wore colourfully clad bikinis

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Canada claims 2016 World Men's Curling Championship

Canada has won the 2016 World men’s curling title with a 5-3 victory over Denmark at St. Jakobshalle arena. Kevin Koe produced a stunning performance

Canada has won the 2016 World men’s curling title with a 5-3 victory over Denmark at St. Jakobshalle arena. Kevin Koe produced a stunning performance

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Swiss curling aces defeat first-time finalists Japan in Swift Current

The delightfully named Swift Current, Canada provided the venue for Japan's first ever appearance in the final of the World Women's Curling Championship.

The delightfully named Swift Current, Canada provided the venue for Japan's first ever appearance in the final of the World Women's Curling Championship.

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Video: Italian duo break speed skiing world records

Italian speed skiers Ivan Origone and Valentina Greggio on Saturday set new men’s and women’s world records at the French Alps resort of Vars

Italian speed skiers Ivan Origone and Valentina Greggio on Saturday set new men’s and women’s world records at the French Alps resort of Vars

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Biking in the snow

A video created by amateur cyclist Raffael Lehmann captured a bike race down a snow covered mountain in Switzerland from his perspective. Lehmann

A video created by amateur cyclist Raffael Lehmann captured a bike race down a snow covered mountain in Switzerland from his perspective. Lehmann

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Shiffrin stuns, but Hansdotter takes slalom title in St. Moritz

In the women’s final slalom event of the season the championship’s early pacesetter once again stamped her authority on the rest of the field to

In the women’s final slalom event of the season the championship’s early pacesetter once again stamped her authority on the rest of the field to

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French clean sweep in final Giant Slalom of the season

The French gobbled up all the medals in the season’s final Giant Slalom event in St. Moritz, the men’s second clean sweep of the podium this year

The French gobbled up all the medals in the season’s final Giant Slalom event in St. Moritz, the men’s second clean sweep of the podium this year

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Ski Jumping: Kranjec wins final individual event of season

Robert Kranjec continued Slovenia’s fine finish to the Ski Jumping World Cup season when he triumphed at the final individual event on home snow in

Robert Kranjec continued Slovenia’s fine finish to the Ski Jumping World Cup season when he triumphed at the final individual event on home snow in

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Ski Jumping: Prevc breaks record for season wins

Peter Prevc became the first man to win 14 ski jumping events in a single season on Thursday. The Slovenia overall World Cup champion flew to the top

Peter Prevc became the first man to win 14 ski jumping events in a single season on Thursday. The Slovenia overall World Cup champion flew to the top

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Kilde takes super-G title as Feuz wins back-to-back races

Norway’s Aleksander Aamodt Kilde won the men’s super-G title on Thursday at the World Cup finals in St Moritz. Kilde nearly jumped off the course

Norway’s Aleksander Aamodt Kilde won the men’s super-G title on Thursday at the World Cup finals in St Moritz. Kilde nearly jumped off the course

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Alpine Skiing: Gut adds super-G title to overall World Cup

Switzerland’s Lara Gut added the women’s super-G World Cup title to the overall crystal globe she had already captured after finishing second in the

Switzerland’s Lara Gut added the women’s super-G World Cup title to the overall crystal globe she had already captured after finishing second in the

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America dominates snowboarding world championships in China

The 2nd edition of the Corona World Championships of Snowboarding has taken place in Yabuli in north-eastern China. Over 200 riders from 40 nations

The 2nd edition of the Corona World Championships of Snowboarding has taken place in Yabuli in north-eastern China. Over 200 riders from 40 nations

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Ski-jumping: Forfang celebrates maiden win

Johann Andre Forfang upstaged the big guns to win his first individual ski-jumping event in Titisee-Neustadt, southern Germany. With stunning jumps

Johann Andre Forfang upstaged the big guns to win his first individual ski-jumping event in Titisee-Neustadt, southern Germany. With stunning jumps

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Video: Season-ending half-pipe in Tignes

In this video we show you some of the impressive highlights from the last event of the Halfpipe World Cup season, that took place in the French Alps

In this video we show you some of the impressive highlights from the last event of the Halfpipe World Cup season, that took place in the French Alps

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Celebrated speed skater Pechstein attempts to overturn doping ban

Claudia Pechstein, Germany’s most decorated winter Olympian with five gold medals, is continuing her battle against a doping ban. #HappyBirthday to

Claudia Pechstein, Germany’s most decorated winter Olympian with five gold medals, is continuing her battle against a doping ban. #HappyBirthday to

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Eva-Maria Brem shines in Slovakia

Austria’s Eva-Maria Brem produced a stunning performance to secure a women’s World Cup giant slalom in Slovakia on Monday. The 27-year-old built a

Austria’s Eva-Maria Brem produced a stunning performance to secure a women’s World Cup giant slalom in Slovakia on Monday. The 27-year-old built a

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Hirscher defends World Cup title in giant slalom

Marcel Hirscher kept his composure to claim the giant slalom in Kranjska Gora on Saturday. The Austrian looked in great shape and held on to his

Marcel Hirscher kept his composure to claim the giant slalom in Kranjska Gora on Saturday. The Austrian looked in great shape and held on to his

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Ski Jumping: Koudelka wins in Wisla

Roman Koudelka posted his first victory of the season on Friday after winning a ski jumping event at the Polish resort of Wisla. In the foggy

Roman Koudelka posted his first victory of the season on Friday after winning a ski jumping event at the Polish resort of Wisla. In the foggy

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Naasz wins Cross Downhill World Championship

The 2015/16 Ice Cross Downhill World Championship came to a dramatic conclusion in Saint Paul, the capital city of the U.S. state of

The 2015/16 Ice Cross Downhill World Championship came to a dramatic conclusion in Saint Paul, the capital city of the U.S. state of

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Peter Prevc crowned World Cup winner

First in this week’s Gravity ski jumping and the crowning of Peter Prevc. The Slovenian is certain to win the World Cup even though there are six

First in this week’s Gravity ski jumping and the crowning of Peter Prevc. The Slovenian is certain to win the World Cup even though there are six

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Brignone takes first podium finish in super-G as Vonn crashes out

Federica Brignone took her first career podium finish in super-G in the Word Cup race in Grandvalira. It was a battle against nature for the skiers

Federica Brignone took her first career podium finish in super-G in the Word Cup race in Grandvalira. It was a battle against nature for the skiers

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Prevc jumps closer to title on Almaty slopes

Peter Prevc took another step towards his first career overall title with a win on the slopes in Almaty. The Slovenian made his intent clear with a

Peter Prevc took another step towards his first career overall title with a win on the slopes in Almaty. The Slovenian made his intent clear with a

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FIS pay damages to violinist-turned skier Mae

Celebrated Pop violinist Vanessa Mae has been awarded damages by the International Ski Federation (FIS) after it wrongly accused her of manipulating

Celebrated Pop violinist Vanessa Mae has been awarded damages by the International Ski Federation (FIS) after it wrongly accused her of manipulating