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#Skiing

# skiing - Monday 6 January, 2014

Angela Merkel fractures pelvis in skiing accident

The German Chancellor has had to cancel all appointments scheduled for this week as it is understood she will be bed-bound for some time.

# skiing - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The42 Camera on Schumacher’s ski helmet inspected Developments

Camera on Schumacher’s ski helmet inspected

Latest development comes on the German star’s birthday.

# skiing - Monday 30 December, 2013

From The42 Michael Schumacher's old foe Damon Hill 'praying' for stricken F1 star Ski Crash

Michael Schumacher's old foe Damon Hill 'praying' for stricken F1 star

The Englishman has sent his best wishes to Schumacher’s wife and children after the German was seriously injured on Sunday.

From The42 Schumacher is 'fighting for his life' with doctors refusing to speculate on his future Critical Condition

Schumacher is 'fighting for his life' with doctors refusing to speculate on his future

Doctor’s say that the seven-time Formula One world champion would not have survived his skiing accident had he not been wearing a helmet.

From The42 Fears for Michael Schumacher's life as F1 star remains in coma after ski accident Critical

Fears for Michael Schumacher's life as F1 star remains in coma after ski accident

The German, who is set to turn 45 next week, is in a critical condition in a Grenoble hospital after suffering serious brain trauma.

# skiing - Sunday 29 December, 2013

From The42 Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident Accident

Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident

The seven-time Formula One World Champion was skiing in France.

# skiing - Friday 13 December, 2013

Cork to get first publicly-owned artificial ski slope

The slope will be based at the Glen Resource Centre in the city’s northside.

# skiing - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

From The42 Olympic setback for reigning downhill champ Lindsey Vonn after Colorado crash Sochi 2014

Olympic setback for reigning downhill champ Lindsey Vonn after Colorado crash

The American skier was on a training run during her recovery from knee ligament damage.

# skiing - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Adventure Film Festival featuring Irish movies opens tonight

Are you outdoorsy, maybe a bit of an adrenaline junkie? The Why Not? Adventure Film Festival featuring films from Ireland and around the world opens today.

# skiing - Saturday 21 September, 2013

From The42 Terrifying footage as skier falls trying to escape avalanche Downhill

Terrifying footage as skier falls trying to escape avalanche

Somehow, Julien Lopez is okay.

# skiing - Monday 12 August, 2013

Dutch prince dies 18 months after avalanche ski accident

Prince Johan Friso had been buried under snow for more than 15 minutes in the accident.

# skiing - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: 11-year-old attempts ski-jump, falls in hilarious fashion End Of Season This post contains videos

VIDEO: 11-year-old attempts ski-jump, falls in hilarious fashion

He “walked it off”, apparently.

# skiing - Sunday 24 February, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Pay attention and don't mess around on the ski-lift... SERIOUSLY Careful Now This post contains videos

VIDEO: Pay attention and don't mess around on the ski-lift... SERIOUSLY

Please, be careful when you’re skiing, it’s more than the slopes that pose a danger.

# skiing - Friday 15 February, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Skier does backflip despite being chased by an avalanche he caused Freestyle This post contains videos

# skiing - Sunday 30 December, 2012

From The42 Jimenez breaks leg in skiing accident Them's The Breaks

Jimenez breaks leg in skiing accident

Spain’s Miguel Angel Jimenez expects to be off the course for up to five months.

# skiing - Saturday 8 December, 2012

From The42 Vonn edges closer to World Cup record after Super-G win Skiing

Vonn edges closer to World Cup record after Super-G win

The American’s 57th World crown came thanks to a 0.37 second margin.

# skiing - Sunday 2 December, 2012

The Evening Fix… now with added dashing Santas

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# skiing - Thursday 26 April, 2012

From The42 Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident Ski Tragedy This post contains videos

Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident

Nik Zoricic died on March 10 this year after a crash-landing in the closing stages of a race. His relatives have called for an independent inquiry.

# skiing - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

From The42 WATCH: Child falls asleep while skiing, falls over Sleepwalking This post contains videos

WATCH: Child falls asleep while skiing, falls over

Yes, it’s very much as funny as it sounds.

# skiing - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

At least 22 children dead after Swiss bus crash

A bus carrying 52 people returning from a ski holiday crashed into a wall in a Swiss tunnel last night killing 28, including at least 22 schoolchildren.

# skiing - Friday 9 March, 2012

From The42 Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend Goggle-eyed

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Get into that tracksuit pants and Féile ’92 t-shirt, turn your phone off and get on the couch. You know it makes sense.

# skiing - Monday 20 February, 2012

Washington avalanche kills 3 skiers

A fourth skier survived the slide on Stevens Pass in the Cascade Mountains.

# skiing - Friday 17 February, 2012

Dutch prince buried in Austrian avalanche

Prince Friso was taken to intensive care after being engulfed by the avalanche while skiing in Austria today.

# skiing - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

From The42 Ginola hospitalised following ski accident - reports Bad Fall

Ginola hospitalised following ski accident - reports

The former French international footballer was hospitalised with a throat injury and bruising yesterday, according to reports in France.

# skiing - Monday 23 January, 2012

British woman sets Antarctic crossing record

Felicity Aston, 34, has become the first woman to ski alone across Antarctica on Monday, persevering for 59 days in near-total solitude.

# skiing - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

From The42 Top freestyle skier in coma after accident Accident

Top freestyle skier in coma after accident

Sarah Burke, four-time Winter X Games champion, remains in a coma following a crash during training in Utah yesterday.

# skiing - Friday 12 August, 2011

From The42 US skier tossed off team over in-flight urination Bad Idea

US skier tossed off team over in-flight urination

The New York Post reports that Sandy Vietze urinated on a sleeping 11-year-old girl during a flight on Wednesday.

# skiing - Thursday 28 July, 2011

From The42 YouTube top 10: because Neymar is that good Goal!

YouTube top 10: because Neymar is that good

Brazilian dive-merchant Neymar went from zero to hero in the most spectacular fashion imaginable this week, but there are nine other internet oddities on our list to keep him company.

# skiing - Monday 18 April, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Enda’s “charm offensive” continues, MORE bad news for Irish banks, and a new €430m ski resort in… Louth?

# skiing - Friday 4 March, 2011

From The Daily Edge Jetpack Mountain: don't try this at home Work Can Wait This post contains videos

Jetpack Mountain: don't try this at home

Stuntman Troy Hartman impresses with some jet-propelled skiing

# skiing - Wednesday 29 December, 2010

Mountain staff condemned after Maine chairlift accident

At least eight skiiers are injured after a chairlift derails amid heavy storms – but should it have been open at all?