FIS Newsflash #434 - 3 Apr 2013
www.fis-ski.com # 434 l 3 April 2013
NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Freestyle Junior Worlds wrap up in Valmalenco, United States take most medals
Exciting competitions and outstanding performances characterised the FIS Junior Freestyle World Ski Championships in Valmalenco (ITA) from 21st-25th March which wrapped up the FIS Freestyle Skiing season 2012/13. [More]
Successful Ski Jumping Continental Cup season 2012/13
At the final competition in Russia’s Nishny Tagil on 17th March, Slovenia’s Anze Semenic was crowned men’s overall champion of the FIS Ski Jumping Continental Cup 2012/13 season. [More]
Alpine Skiing: NorthAm and Far East Cups conclude season - European Cup round up
Two stops at Squaw Valley/Sugar Bowl (USA) and Nakiska/Calgary (CAN) concluded the 2012/13 edition of the FIS NorAm Cup in mid-March. [More]
Marit Bjoergen the Queen of Nordic Skiing
After receiving the prestigious award in 2011, Norway’s Cross-Country ace Marit Bjoergen has again been elected Queen of Nordic Skiing of the 2012/13 season by the journalists of the Forum Nordicum. [More]
INSIDE FIS
Staff Info - Riikka Rakic leaving FIS
After more than seven years of service as Communications Manager, FIS will be bidding farewell to Riikka Rakic, who has decided to leave at the end of June for personal reasons. [More]
Save the Date – FIS Event Organisers Seminar in Cavtat-Dubrovnik
As part of the FIS Calendar Conference 2013 in Cavtat-Dubrovnik (CRO), FIS will be organising its 3rd FIS Event Organisers Seminar on Friday, 7th June and Saturday, 8th June 2013. [More]
Staff Info – Clara Kim new intern at FIS
Clara Kim has joined the FIS team in Oberhofen on a 6-month scholarship from the Korean Olympic Committee as part of their preparations for the Olympic Winter Games 2018 in PyeongChang. [More]
Passing of Ludwig „Luggi“ Leitner
Ludwig “Luggi” Leitner, one of the world’s skiing legends passed away on 21st March, almost one month after his 73rd birthday. [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Snow-Camp continues its growth
Snow-Camp is an innovative youth charity that uses a unique combination of skiing, snowboarding and life-skills programmes to support inner-city young people in London (GBR). [More]
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