Women's Ski Racing

Rocky honors it's ski-racing National Champions
With the Rocky Mountain College alpine ski-racing team competing and practicing on slopes far away from campus, few people get a chance to cheer for them. Read more
Rocky's Svedberg wins national GS title; teammate Julliand is 2nd
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- Freshman skier Frida Svedberg is on a historic run for Rocky Mountain College. Svedberg and sophomore teammate Eloise Julliand placed 1-2 on Tuesday afternoon in the women's giant slalom during the opening day of competition at the 36th United States Collegiate Ski Association national championships on Whiteface Mountain. With her latest victory at the site of the 1980 Winter Olympics, the 21-year-old Svedberg, who is from Sweden, became the first Rocky woman to ski to a national title in the GS. She has now won a school-record 11 races overall this winter -- and five in a row. For complete story from the Billings Gazette: Read more