FIS Newsflash #429 ­ Fiemme 2013 in full swing, Voss 2013 to kick off
www.fis-ski.com #429 l 27 February 2013
NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Fiemme 2013 in full swing
The 49th edition of the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2013 are in full swing following the official Opening Ceremony on 20th February. The action-packed competitions have been attended by tens of thousands of spectators and accompanied by an exciting side event programme. [More]
Voss 2013 all set for Freestyle World Ski Championships
There are just a few days left until the world’s best Freestyle skiers will be rolling into Voss and Oslo (NOR) for the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships [More]
FIS World Cup Highlights
While the Nordic World Ski Championships continue in Val di Fiemme (ITA), the past week has seen some intense action in the FIS disciplines of Alpine Skiing, Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard around the world. [More]
Alpine Junior Worlds 2013: Austria wins most gold medals, Norway takes Marc-Hodler-Trophy
Thrilling action and the emergence of possible new ski racing stars characterised the 31st edition of the FIS Alpine Junior World Ski Championships 2013 which were held from 19th to 27th February in Quebec, Canada ... [More]
FIS Marathon Cup Update – Bonaldi and Mannima in the lead
With the American Birkebeiner staged in Hayword (USA) on 23rd February, six stages of the FIS Marathon Cup featuring the world’s best long distance Cross-Country skiers have now been completed. [More]
Fiemme 2013 subscribes to eco-sustainability
The viewers and spectators alike have been treated to wonderful sights of competitions from the Valley of Fiemme during the FIS Nordic Worlds. [More]
International Broadcasters get ready for Sochi 2014
The second Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) Sochi 2014 World Broadcaster Meeting is presently taking place in the Olympic Games Host City [More]
INSIDE FIS
Ken Read on the Junior Worlds 2013
Ken Read, member of the Canadian Alpine Skiing Team from 1974 to 1983, currently serves as the Chair of the FIS Coordination Group for Youth and Children’s Questions and also its member Sub-Committee. [More]
Val di Fiemme 2013 sees a comprehensive FIS Anti-Doping Programme
The fight against doping remains an important focus for FIS, through a zero-tolerance policy on doping and cheating in sport. [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Korea’s Dream Programme brings kids to snow sports
The Dream Programme is an annual winter sports training camp staged in Korea for international youth between the ages of 11-15. [More]
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