3 Start House: Withdrawal symptoms.
23. Hometown Throwdown
Julia Mancuso increases her national title record,
competing on home snow. BY GEOFF MINTZ
4 Letters: The genesis of the pursuit of
26. Heroes of Zero
Squaw Valley turns Nationals into a zero-
emissions event. BY GEOFF MINTZ
5 Out of the Gate: Racer Hank Shipman wins
award; remembering Jack Benedick; alpine
27. Back to Cali
Tim Jitloff and Travis Ganong return to California
roots at Nationals; Ted Ligety and Will Brandenburg
are title-winners, too. BY HANK MCKEE
6 Marketplace: Check out SR sponsors.
30. Crystal Method
Mikaela Shiffrin thrills fans with come-from-behind
victory at World Cup Finals. BY GEOFF MINTZ
11 Waxroom: World Cup rockers; cruel race rep
jokes; ProAm outtakes; a streaker in ski
36. The White Stuff
Head women’s speed coach Chip White on his
team’s historic season. BY GEOFF MINTZ
38. By the Book
As weather knocks out World Cup Finals events,
season titles fall to rules. BY HANK MCKEE
43. Grassroots, Platinum
NASTAR grows a year older in Aspen/Snowmass.
BY JAKE BRIGHT
47. Classic Style
Kilian Albrecht and Anja Paerson capture 2013
Legends GS at Vail’s American Ski Classic.
BY GEOFF MINTZ
COVER PHOTO: JONATHAN SELKOWITZ/SELKOPHOTO
15 More Cowbell: Warner Nickerson on Fat April.
16 Gallery: Racing images from Nationals.
49 Summer Camps: Speedy’s Ski Camps.
50 NCAA: Collegiate nordic racers abroad.
52 Freestyle: Hannah Kearney and Mikael
Kingsbury take World Cup moguls titles;
national news, too.
54 Nordic: What does the future hold?
58 Masters: The results of Nationals at Big Sky.
63 Juniors: What March meant for young racers.
65 Results: Races around the U.S., Canada.
69 Backshop: Advice from Steamboat Springs.
70 Gear 2013: Travel ski bags.
73 Finish Line: The life at the Yellowstone Club.