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A FLIGHT SO FANCY
William Oscar Johnson
February 13, 1989
Tamara McKinney ended her run of hard luck—and a U.S. losing streak—with a soaring win at the Alpine world championships
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February 13, 1989

A Flight So Fancy

Tamara McKinney ended her run of hard luck—and a U.S. losing streak—with a soaring win at the Alpine world championships

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Maybe so, but as young Tauscher put it when a reporter asked him if his skis were the major reason he won, "They were important, but we must not forget that no downhill has ever been won without a man on the skis."

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