He got into alpine racing, liked it, and early on developed his own headstrong approach to the sport.
Culturally the U.S. alpine Ski Team is unlike the somewhat robotic and uniform European teams.
From Turin, as Ligety continued his rise to success in the alpine ski world, he and Miller would interact more as peers.
In fact, Shiffrin could very well go into the 2014 Olympics as part of the most accomplished U.S. alpine ski squad ever.
Half an hour due east of Marfa is the tiny college town of alpine.
It was a splendid exhibition of the scene in its alpine aspects, and completed the pictures of the varied day.
Then comes the highest village, Berceto, with keen alpine air.
So have I seen this grand law asserting the governance of its God in those alpine crags on which the stars seem to pause.
The touch of religious genius in her braces him like the breath of an alpine wind.
On the dresser—which he had ascended by a chair—was Billy, the acrobatic goat, doing his alpine daring act.