Ted Ligety http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Ted Ligety en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:09:38 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Governor's State of Sport Awards seek to honor Utah's best athletes, moments http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600379/Governors-State-of-Sport-Awards-seek-to-honor-Utahs-best-athletes-moments.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600379/Governors-State-of-Sport-Awards-seek-to-honor-Utahs-best-athletes-moments.html Governor's Third Annual State of Sport Awards on April 22, 2014, seek to honor Utah's best athletes, moments Also honored... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:20:00 MDT Park City's Ligety takes fifth giant slalom trophy; Hircher clinches overall title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649775/Park-Citys-Ligety-takes-fifth-giant-slalom-trophy-Hircher-clinches-overall-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649775/Park-Citys-Ligety-takes-fifth-giant-slalom-trophy-Hircher-clinches-overall-title.html Marcel Hirscher clinched his third straight overall World Cup title on Saturday but couldn't prevent Ted Ligety from winning... Sat, 15 Mar 2014 21:30:00 MDT Park City's Olympic champion Ted Ligety beats Raich to win World Cup giant slalom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649278/Park-Citys-Olympic-champion-Ted-Ligety-beats-Raich-to-win-World-Cup-giant-slalom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649278/Park-Citys-Olympic-champion-Ted-Ligety-beats-Raich-to-win-World-Cup-giant-slalom.html Olympic champion Ted Ligety overcame a softening course and a challenge by Austrian veteran Benjamin Raich to win a men's... Sat, 08 Mar 2014 08:54:31 MST Ligety makes history with season-opening victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589274/Ligety-makes-history-with-season-opening-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589274/Ligety-makes-history-with-season-opening-victory.html Park City's Ted Ligety wins his first GS race of the 2013-2014 season in Austria this weekend. It was his third consecutive... Sun, 27 Oct 2013 17:00:35 MDT Local Olympic skier Ted Ligety's rivals try to match his winning setup http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640659/Local-Olympic-skier-Ted-Ligetys-rivals-try-to-match-his-winning-setup.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640659/Local-Olympic-skier-Ted-Ligetys-rivals-try-to-match-his-winning-setup.html Ted Ligety's giant slalom rivals hope they've finally solved the puzzle. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 12:57:46 MDT Utah athletes and other 2014 Olympic hopefuls share their journeys, dreams at media summit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587402/Utah-athletes-and-other-2014-Olympic-hopefuls-share-their-journeys-dreams-at-media-summit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587402/Utah-athletes-and-other-2014-Olympic-hopefuls-share-their-journeys-dreams-at-media-summit.html The USOC media summit draws athletes from all sports and reporters from around the country as the competitors gear up for the... Tue, 01 Oct 2013 08:48:21 MDT About Utah: Without fanfare, the National Ability Center in Park City has taken the 'dis' out of disability http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580332/Without-fanfare-the-National-Ability-Center-in-Park-City-has-taken-the-dis-out-of-disability.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580332/Without-fanfare-the-National-Ability-Center-in-Park-City-has-taken-the-dis-out-of-disability.html Since 1985, the National Ability Center in Park City has shown people with so-called disabilities how to adapt and enjoy the... Mon, 20 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT For better or worse, one rectangular box launched a revolution http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579501/For-better-or-worse-one-rectangular-box-launched-a-revolution.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579501/For-better-or-worse-one-rectangular-box-launched-a-revolution.html From the Teleram to the iPhone, producing a newspaper has changed completely — and that's not all. Sun, 05 May 2013 23:41:25 MDT After 'unbelievable season,' Park City welcomes Ligety home in style http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577669/After-unbelievable-season-Park-City-welcomes-Ligety-home-in-style.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577669/After-unbelievable-season-Park-City-welcomes-Ligety-home-in-style.html Park City Ski Team welcomes world champion Ted Ligety home after dream season. Sat, 06 Apr 2013 22:45:00 MDT Kostelic wins race, but Hirscher wins overall slalom title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624347/Kostelic-wins-race-but-Hirscher-wins-overall-slalom-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624347/Kostelic-wins-race-but-Hirscher-wins-overall-slalom-title.html Ivica Kostelic of Croatia won a rain-drenched World Cup slalom Sunday while Marcel Hirscher of Austria clinched the season... Sun, 10 Mar 2013 23:31:04 MDT Ted Ligety clinches World Cup title with fifth giant slalom win in 'phenomenal year' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575374/Ted-Ligety-clinches-World-Cup-title-with-fifth-giant-slalom-win-in-phenomenal-year.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575374/Ted-Ligety-clinches-World-Cup-title-with-fifth-giant-slalom-win-in-phenomenal-year.html Park City's Ted Ligety clinches the World Cup title with his fifth GS win of the season Saturday. Sat, 09 Mar 2013 22:00:00 MST World-class athletes — and no sports teams http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575350/World-class-athletes-2-and-no-sports-teams.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575350/World-class-athletes-2-and-no-sports-teams.html At The Winter Sports School in Park City, some of the best winter sports athletes in America hit the books from April to... Sat, 09 Mar 2013 18:45:00 MST Park City's Ted Ligety eyes more success after 3 golds at worlds http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624185/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-eyes-more-success-after-3-golds-at-worlds.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624185/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-eyes-more-success-after-3-golds-at-worlds.html KRANJSKA GORA, Slovenia — Ted Ligety remains eager for success despite owning three world championship gold medals. Sat, 09 Mar 2013 00:52:55 MST Park City's Ted Ligety wins fifth giant slalom, claims World Cup giant slalom title with one race to spare http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624188/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-wins-fifth-giant-slalom-claims-World-Cup-giant-slalom-title-with-one-race-to.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624188/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-wins-fifth-giant-slalom-claims-World-Cup-giant-slalom-title-with-one-race-to.html Ted Ligety of the United States won his fifth giant slalom of the season Saturday to clinch the World Cup discipline title... Sat, 09 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MST Death threats put damper on women's super-G race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623850/Death-threats-put-damper-on-womens-super-G-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623850/Death-threats-put-damper-on-womens-super-G-race.html Anna Fenninger of Austria upstaged the favorites to win a super-G race Sunday, while overall World Cup winner Tina Maze was... Mon, 04 Mar 2013 00:15:18 MST U.S. gets most golds at ski worlds http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622866/US-gets-most-golds-at-ski-worlds.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622866/US-gets-most-golds-at-ski-worlds.html Julia Mancuso got the ball rolling with an almost forgotten bronze medal on the same day Lindsey Vonn had a season-ending crash. Sun, 17 Feb 2013 23:40:47 MST Ligety makes ski-racing history with third World Championship victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573289/Ligety-makes-ski-racing-history-with-third-World-Championship-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865573289/Ligety-makes-ski-racing-history-with-third-World-Championship-victory.html Park City's Ted Ligety cemented his place in ski racing history by winning his third gold medal in 10 days. Locals celebrate... Fri, 15 Feb 2013 14:25:00 MST Park City's Ted Ligety wins GS for 3rd gold medal at world championships http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622675/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-wins-GS-for-3rd-gold-medal-at-world-championships.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622675/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-wins-GS-for-3rd-gold-medal-at-world-championships.html SCHLADMING, Austria — Park City's Ted Ligety became the first man in 45 years to earn three gold medals at the world... Fri, 15 Feb 2013 09:00:00 MST Park City skier Ted Ligety wins second gold medal of world championships in Austria http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622373/Park-City-skier-Ted-Ligety-wins-second-gold-medal-of-world-championships-in-Austria.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622373/Park-City-skier-Ted-Ligety-wins-second-gold-medal-of-world-championships-in-Austria.html American Ted Ligety already has two gold medals at the world championships, and he hasn't even skied his best event yet. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 12:45:00 MST Brad Rock: Park City skier Ted Ligety is shredding the competition these days http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765620600/Park-City-skier-Ted-Ligety-is-shredding-the-competition-these-days.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765620600/Park-City-skier-Ted-Ligety-is-shredding-the-competition-these-days.html Park City skier Ted Ligety has already won four World Cup giant slalom competitions this year, giving him 15 for his career.... Sat, 19 Jan 2013 18:42:50 MST U.S. plans to debut new sled http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765620541/US-plans-to-debut-new-sled.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765620541/US-plans-to-debut-new-sled.html With the Sochi Olympics now a little more than a year away, the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation is finally set to debut... Fri, 18 Jan 2013 21:15:00 MST NBC to broadcast 'U.S. Ski Team 36' featuring Ted Ligety http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570403/NBC-to-broadcast-US-Ski-Team-36-featuring-Ted-Ligety.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570403/NBC-to-broadcast-US-Ski-Team-36-featuring-Ted-Ligety.html On Jan. 13 at 3:30 p.m. ET, "U.S. Ski Team 36" will debut on NBC. Viewers can follow Ligety in the 36 hours leading up to one... Thu, 10 Jan 2013 19:00:57 MST Skier Lindsey Vonn wins World Cup super-G http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617374/Skier-Lindsey-Vonn-wins-World-Cup-super-G.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617374/Skier-Lindsey-Vonn-wins-World-Cup-super-G.html Lindsey Vonn skied to victory in a World Cup super-G on Saturday, and American teammate Julia Mancuso was third. Sat, 08 Dec 2012 22:45:00 MST Park City's Ted Ligety "is on another level" on the slopes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616954/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-is-on-another-level-on-the-slopes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616954/Park-Citys-Ted-Ligety-is-on-another-level-on-the-slopes.html BEAVER CREEK, Colo. — Utah native Ted Ligety efficiently weaved his way through a giant slalom course filled with deep... Mon, 03 Dec 2012 15:31:11 MST http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616929/Ligety-wins-giant-slalom--again.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616929/Ligety-wins-giant-slalom--again.html Ted Ligety simply can't be caught these days. Not on these new giant slalom skis, anyway. Sun, 02 Dec 2012 23:30:02 MST Skier Ted Ligety goes to extremes on the slopes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765576800/Skier-Ted-Ligety-goes-to-extremes--on-the-slopes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765576800/Skier-Ted-Ligety-goes-to-extremes--on-the-slopes.html This spring, Ted Ligety, a 2006 Olympic gold medalist, has taken his skiing to new heights and extremes. Thu, 17 May 2012 19:27:21 MDT Austria's Hirscher wins World Cup overall title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765560752/Austrias-Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-overall-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765560752/Austrias-Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-overall-title.html Marcel Hirscher understood the immense expectations of a ski-mad nation. Now, having met them all, he knows the joy that goes... Sat, 17 Mar 2012 18:09:29 MDT Vonn sets record for most World Cup points http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765560751/Vonn-sets-record-for-most-World-Cup-points.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765560751/Vonn-sets-record-for-most-World-Cup-points.html Lindsey Vonn set a women's record for the most World Cup points in a season Saturday after finishing eighth in a slalom won... Sat, 17 Mar 2012 18:05:08 MDT Austria's Hirscher wins World Cup overall title http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765560676/Austrias-Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-overall-title.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765560676/Austrias-Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-overall-title.html Marcel Hirscher understood the immense expectations of a ski-mad nation. Now, having met them all, he knows the joy that goes... Sat, 17 Mar 2012 12:38:39 MDT Ted Ligety wins giant slalom by huge margin http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558538/Ted-Ligety-wins-giant-slalom-by-huge-margin.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558538/Ted-Ligety-wins-giant-slalom-by-huge-margin.html Park City's Ted Ligety earned a Giant Slalom win that was the equivalent of a 20-point blow out on the basketball court. Sat, 10 Mar 2012 21:37:00 MST Canadian racer dies after skicross crash http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558535/Canadian-racer-dies-after-skicross-crash.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558535/Canadian-racer-dies-after-skicross-crash.html A Canadian racer died in a World Cup skicross event Saturday, tumbling through safety nets in what ski authorities called a... Sat, 10 Mar 2012 21:29:26 MST Canada's Nik Zoricic dies after skicross crash http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558464/Canadas-Nik-Zoricic-dies-after-skicross-crash.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558464/Canadas-Nik-Zoricic-dies-after-skicross-crash.html Nik Zoricic's fatal crash in a skicross World Cup event in Switzerland appeared to be a freak accident, the Canadian ski team... Sat, 10 Mar 2012 14:11:13 MST Canada's Nik Zoricic dies after skicross crash http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558463/Canadas-Nik-Zoricic-dies-after-skicross-crash.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558463/Canadas-Nik-Zoricic-dies-after-skicross-crash.html A Canadian racer died in a World Cup skicross event Saturday, tumbling through safety nets in what ski authorities called a... Sat, 10 Mar 2012 14:06:14 MST American Ted Ligety wins World Cup giant slalom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558409/American-Ted-Ligety-wins-World-Cup-giant-slalom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765558409/American-Ted-Ligety-wins-World-Cup-giant-slalom.html Ted Ligety of the United States won the season's penultimate World Cup giant slalom Saturday. Sat, 10 Mar 2012 10:03:07 MST Raich wins World Cup super-G in Switzerland http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765554116/Raich-wins-World-Cup-super-G-in-Switzerland.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765554116/Raich-wins-World-Cup-super-G-in-Switzerland.html Austrian veteran Benjamin Raich got his first World Cup victory in more than two years on Saturday, winning a super-G while... Sat, 25 Feb 2012 12:15:17 MST Hirscher wins World Cup slalom in Bulgaria http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765552255/Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-slalom-in-Bulgaria.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765552255/Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-slalom-in-Bulgaria.html Austria's Marcel Hirscher won his second race in two days, capturing a slalom Sunday and drawing closer to the overall lead... Sun, 19 Feb 2012 08:40:34 MST Ivica Kostelic wins super combi, injures knee http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705550153/Ivica-Kostelic-wins-super-combi-injures-knee.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705550153/Ivica-Kostelic-wins-super-combi-injures-knee.html Ivica Kostelic captured his second consecutive World Cup super-combined title with a victory Sunday on the 2014 Sochi... Sun, 12 Feb 2012 09:16:28 MST Austria's Marcel Hirscher wins night slalom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218531/Austrias-Marcel-Hirscher-wins-night-slalom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218531/Austrias-Marcel-Hirscher-wins-night-slalom.html Marcel Hirscher captured a World Cup night slalom before home fans Tuesday, his sixth victory of the season that came amid a... Tue, 24 Jan 2012 15:37:34 MST Deville wins slalom, Kostelic takes combined event http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218005/Deville-wins-slalom-Kostelic-takes-combined-event.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700218005/Deville-wins-slalom-Kostelic-takes-combined-event.html Defending champion Ivica Kostelic returned to the top of the overall World Cup standings Sunday after finishing third in a... Sun, 22 Jan 2012 21:07:53 MST Lindsey Vonn earns milestone World Cup win http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215781/Lindsey-Vonn-earns-milestone-World-Cup-win.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215781/Lindsey-Vonn-earns-milestone-World-Cup-win.html Lindsey Vonn finally got to share a World Cup victory with her little sister, a milestone that moved her into third place on... Sun, 15 Jan 2012 20:13:41 MST Kostelic wins World Cup slalom; Hirscher gets DQ http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215663/Kostelic-wins-World-Cup-slalom-Hirscher-gets-DQ.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215663/Kostelic-wins-World-Cup-slalom-Hirscher-gets-DQ.html Ivica Kostelic of Croatia proved the master of Wengen yet again Sunday, winning a World Cup slalom to close the gap on... Sun, 15 Jan 2012 07:35:44 MST Kostelic wins World Cup super-combined event, Miller third http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215058/Kostelic-wins-World-Cup-super-combined-event-Miller-third.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700215058/Kostelic-wins-World-Cup-super-combined-event-Miller-third.html Ivica Kostelic used a surging slalom run to win a World Cup super-combined race Friday, edging Swiss skier Beat Feuz and Bode... Fri, 13 Jan 2012 08:46:28 MST Hirscher wins WCup giant slalom, Ligety 4th http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213239/Hirscher-wins-WCup-giant-slalom-Ligety-4th.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700213239/Hirscher-wins-WCup-giant-slalom-Ligety-4th.html Marcel Hirscher of Austria won a World Cup giant slalom on Saturday to increase his lead in the overall standings. Sat, 07 Jan 2012 06:40:14 MST Marcel Hirscher wins World Cup night slalom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212648/Marcel-Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-night-slalom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700212648/Marcel-Hirscher-wins-World-Cup-night-slalom.html Marcel Hirscher won a World Cup night slalom Thursday in difficult conditions and took first place in the overall standings. Thu, 05 Jan 2012 10:40:24 MST Hirscher's win sets him up as next Austrian great http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208310/Hirschers-win-sets-him-up-as-next-Austrian-great.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208310/Hirschers-win-sets-him-up-as-next-Austrian-great.html Marcel Hirscher's slalom victory Monday revived Austria's chances of its first overall World Cup title in five years for men... Mon, 19 Dec 2011 11:35:40 MST Winter sports roundup: Blardone takes World Cup giant slalom http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208239/Winter-sports-roundup-Blardone-takes-World-Cup-giant-slalom.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208239/Winter-sports-roundup-Blardone-takes-World-Cup-giant-slalom.html ALTA BADIA, Italy — Massimiliano Blardone won his first World Cup race in two years Sunday, as current giant slalom... Sun, 18 Dec 2011 22:58:11 MST Hirscher turns in fast final run to beat Ligety http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700203996/Hirscher-turns-in-fast-final-run-to-beat-Ligety.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700203996/Hirscher-turns-in-fast-final-run-to-beat-Ligety.html Marcel Hirscher of Austria turned in a blazing final run to overtake Ted Ligety and win a World Cup giant slalom on Sunday. Sun, 04 Dec 2011 15:26:49 MST Ligety takes early lead in giant slalom race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700203973/Ligety-takes-early-lead-in-giant-slalom-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700203973/Ligety-takes-early-lead-in-giant-slalom-race.html Ted Ligety was so steady as he rhythmically glided down the course to take the early lead in a World Cup giant slalom on Sunday. Sun, 04 Dec 2011 12:35:22 MST