World Cup Skier Crashes Through Finish Line and Into First - Fireball skiing! Feds ski free! Tragedy in the Alps

World Cup skier crashes across finish line into first Now this is the type of effort I am talking about. Just above and beyond stuff, here. After what can only be described as a loose run in the Adelboden giant slalom, Slovakian skier Andreas Zampa finally came unraveled right at the finish line. But, after

Reporter’s notebook: ‘Pura vida’ at Vuelta a Costa Rica

Contributor Rebecca Reza recently traveled to the Vuelta Ciclista a Costa Rica for an upcoming feature story in VeloNews Magazine.
“Just wait until you see! Pura Vida!” Lilieth Paniagua told me as she bid me farewell. Pura Vida is the local greeting in Costa Rica, but also how people say goodbye, ask how you are doing, or comment on their day — basically they say it for nearly everything.