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2006-07-12 11:41:06

NEW YORK (Reuters) - American skier Kristina Koznick, a three-time Olympian and six times a winner on the World Cup circuit, announced her retirement on Wednesday. Koznick's six World Cup wins, all in slalom, rank her among the most successful U.S. female Alpine skiers.

2006-07-12 11:40:12

NEW YORK (Reuters) - American skier Kristina Koznick, a three-time Olympian and six times a winner on the World Cup circuit, announced her retirement on Wednesday. Koznick's six World Cup wins, all in slalom, rank her among the most successful U.S. female Alpine skiers.

2006-02-06 10:15:02

SESTRIERE, Italy (Reuters) - U.S. slalom skier Kristina Koznick could miss out on the Winter Olympics after suffering a knee injury.

2005-12-28 10:31:15

By Mark Ledsom LIENZ, Austria (Reuters) - Sweden's Anja Paerson overcame swirling snow and a spirited challenge from the local favorites to win her 29th World Cup race on Wednesday.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.