Latest Women's skiing News

Big Air is coming to the home of the Braves

Sep. 5, 2019 9:28 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Big Air is coming to the home of the Braves. The high-flying ski and snowboarding event will be held Dec. 20-21 at SunTrust Park, bringing some of the top athletes from the United States and around the world to compete off a 15-story-tall tower that will be built in the center of the...

Spain: Woman's body identified as missing Olympic skier

Sep. 4, 2019 12:50 PM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police found the body of former alpine ski racer and Olympic medalist Blanca Fernández Ochoa in a mountainous area near Madrid on Wednesday after days of searching for her. Police said a tracking dog near a peak in the forested area came across a woman's body, which friends said...

Searchers hunt missing Spanish Olympian in mountain area

Sep. 3, 2019 6:50 AM EDT

MADRID (AP) — Hundreds of searchers, helped by helicopters and drones, combed a mountainous area outside Madrid Tuesday, 10 days after the last known sighting of former alpine ski racer and Olympic medalist Blanca Fernández Ochoa. Spain's National Police said Fernández, 56, has been missing since...