FIS Newsflash #426 - Schladming 2013 kicks off
www.fis-ski.com # 426 l 6 February 2013
NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Schladming 2013: Grand opening and first medallists
On 4th February, a spectacular Opening Ceremony marked the official beginning of the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2013. Over the next two weeks Schladming will serve as home for the best skiers in the world representing 72 nations as they will be battling it out for the titles of World Champion. [More]
Successful Sochi test events in Cross-Country and Nordic Combined
One year prior to the winter highlight of 2014, the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi (RUS) which will reach this milestone on 7th February 2013, the FIS Cross-Country and FIS Nordic Combined World Cups stopped in Sochi. [More]
One month to go: FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships in Voss
Voss 2013 reached its one month to go milestone on 5th February, when athletes from close to 30 nations will compete in the highlight event on the Freestyle Ski calendar 2012/13. [More]
FIS Marathon Cup mid-season update: huge participation, four races remain
The FIS Marathon Cup presented by Worldloppet has reached its half-way stage. After five of nine events, Anders Aukland, Joergen Aukland and Petter Northug, all from Norway and all having reached 160 points are currently in the lead in the men’s category. [More]
FIS World Cup highlights
While the FIS Alpine World Ski Championship kicked off in Schladming and Cross-Country and Nordic Combined had their test events in Sochi, Ski Jumping, Freestyle Skiing and Snowboarding all held some big World Cup competitions. [More]
INSIDE FIS
FIS Marathon Cup athletes compete “Clean as Snow”
The world's best long distance skiers racing in the FIS Marathon Cup showed their commitment to the FIS “Clean as Snow” campaign. [More]
Did you know… FIS Anthem
The FIS fanfare, the official anthem of the International Ski Federation which is widely known from FIS World Championship and FIS World Cup events has been composed by Otto Strobl. [More]
Children from 49 countries to participate in Schladming International Youth Camp
The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Schladming are not only an event for the elite alpine athletes but also for the children. [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Bring Children to the Snow campaign represented at ISPO
The International Sporting Goods Tradefair (ISPO) Munich is the largest showcase of the outdoor sporting brands in the world. The 47th ISPO had over 2,000 brands showcasing their up and coming products as well as the staging of the second ISPO Healthstyle and ISPO Health Forum. [More]
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