Category Archives: Skiing

Winter Sports – Round up of 2014 winners

As we near the end of the winter sports season here is a summary of the winners of the major titles in Winter sports (not including the Olympics which I posted earlier). Alpine Ski-ing World Cup Men’s events  Nations Cup … Continue reading

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Greatest Alpine Skiers (Men)

A very useful guide to the greatest skiers is provided by the ski-database ranking system. This has been used to calculate a ranking based on results in the World Cup, Olympic Games and World championships since 1966. The Top Ten … Continue reading

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A question from women’s skiing

  Watching the world skiing championships last week reminded me of a question that  occurs to me when watching women’s skiing.  Nearly every competitor in the women’s events seemed to have long hair.  Given the speed at which skiers travel … Continue reading

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