When it comes to sports, fans and athletes have come to expect the unexpected. Liberty Mutual Insurance Responsible Sports sat down with U.S. Freeskiing standout Emilia Wint to get her thoughts on preparing for the unexpected.
The USSA announced today that Liberty Mutual Insurance is now the official insurance partner of the USSA and its U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Snowboarding and U.S. Freeskiing through the 2014-15 season.
For young freeskiers to truly grow and learn, they must be open to constructive criticism. Responsible Sport Parents and Coaches have a variety of useful tools to help deliver constructive criticism to their youth sports athletes!
Six athletes and sport builders were formally inducted into the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame Saturday for their contributions to the sport. Over 500 attended the induction ceremony at the Newpark Fieldhouse in Park City.
Olympic gold medalists Joss Christensen, Sage Kotsenburg and Ted Ligety are welcomed by a large hometown crowd during a snowy Olympic and Paralympic Homecoming Parade on Saturday in Park City.
For athletes, the unexpected, while thrilling, demands proper preparation to be successful. Liberty Mutual Insurance, in partnership with Positive Coaching Alliance, offers the following helpful tips and tactics for preparing for the unexpected.
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VIDEO: Micinski Wins Sierra Nevada
USSA TEAM Academy athlete and rookie team member Alexi Micinski (Meridian, ID) took her first career victory at the World Cup slopestyle final on Saturday.
VIDEO: Currier Wins Sierra Nevada
U.S. Freeskiing rookie team member Lyman Currier (Boulder, CO) also took his career first victory in the FIS World Cup men's final in Sierra Nevada, coming off an ACL injury.
VIDEO: Wise Wins Worlds Halfpipe
David Wise (Reno, NV) laid down a stellar first run to win the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships halfpipe in Oslo, Norway by 0.6 points over U.S. Freeskiing teammate Torin Yater-Wallace.
VIDEO: Yater-Wallace 2nd in Worlds
Torin Yater-Wallace landed a solid first run in the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships ski pipe to finish 2nd, just 0.6 points behind U.S. Freeskiing teammate David Wise.
VIDEO: Wallisch at the COE
Skiing legend Tom Wallisch shows us the unique way he uses the U.S. Freeskiing training center in Park City to prepare for competition.
VIDEO: Park City Grand Prix
Preview of the 2013 Sprint Grand Prix at Park City.
VIDEO: Herman Wins Copper Slope
Keri Herman (Breckenridge, CO) clinched her second straight FIS World Cup slopestyle win of the season in the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix at Copper Mountain.
VIDEO: Bobby Brown 4th in Copper
Bobby Brown finishes 4th in the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix slopestyle at Copper Mountain with a score of 89.4.
Swennson Third in SX
Joe Swensson finishes third in the Audi FIS World Cup ski cross in Val Thorens, France boosting his confidence for the rest of the season.
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