9 days to tournament

Austrian ski jumper Alois Lipburger competes at Pine Mountain in 1979. Lipburger was a silver medalist at the 1978 world championships who died in an automobile accident in 2001. He was the son-in-law of local Olympic ski jumper Butch Wedin and a well-respected honorary member of the Kiwanis Ski Club. There are nine days until the 2017 Bellin Health Pine Mountain Continental Cup Ski Jumping Competition on Feb. 25.