Beaver Creek loses 2020 World Cup races as FIS cancels North American stops due to pandemic

“The objective of FIS is to carry out a full World Cup competition program, protecting the health and welfare of all participants to the best extent possible,” the ski federation said in a news release. “The temporary re-alignment of the FIS Alpine World Cup Calendar caters to this goal by focusing on athlete safety, reducing […]

China Focus: Foreign participants at services trade fair commend China’s fight against COVID-19

“Although the COVID-19 pandemic has created a huge impact on the global tourism market, we are still very positive about the business environment of the Chinese market and the global tourism industry,” said Tom Mehrmann, president and general manager of Universal Beijing Resort (UBR).

Primoz Roglic gave up ski jumping, beat Luka Doncic in Slovenia and now leads the Tour de France

He loved it. Soon, Roglic searched online for cycling teams. He fired off emails, convinced a domestic outfit and signed a pro contract in 2013. After early struggles, he won the 2015 Tour of Slovenia, moved to a top international team — what would become Jumbo-Visma — in 2016 and started the first Grand Tour […]