Vail racers thrill hometown crowd

Vail racers thrill hometown crowd
Local News

By Randy Wyrick

BEAVER CREEK — The past, the present and the future went to a ski race. Only the present was tense, and not all of them.On Thursday Vail’s Lindsey Vonn, Mikaela Shiffrin and Sarah Schleper skied in a world championship event in their home town on the same day — Vonn and Shiffrin for the U.S., and Schleper for Mexico after skiing for the U.S. in four Olympics.“I’m racing as a mom of two and I’m happy I got to the finish. I’m just happy to be here,” Schleper said between runs.She stopped and smiled, hugging dozens of people. Everyone from …

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