FIS Newsflash #440 - New Communications Manager
www.fis-ski.com # 440 l 15 May 2013
NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Time to say good-bye: Cross-Country Skiing retirements
The end of the season not only marks the beginning of a short summer, but also a time during which some athletes decide to end their active careers.
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WADA approaches Final Revision of 2015 World Anti-Doping Code
FIS President Gian Franco Kasper participated in the meetings of the World Anti-Doping Agency’s Executive Committee and Foundation Board last weekend in Montreal (CAN).
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IN DEPTH
Snowboard Season Review with Uwe Beier
FIS Snowboard Race Director Uwe Beier has taken a moment to evaluate the past season. [More]
INSIDE FIS
FIS President Kasper to attend EU Structured Dialogue on Sport
On invitation of the Irish Presidency of the Council of the EU, FIS President Gian Franco Kasper will be attending an EU Structured Dialogue on Sport in Brussels (BEL) this Friday, 17th May. [More]
FIS appoints Jenny Wiedeke as new Communications Manager
FIS is pleased to announce the appointment of Jenny Wiedeke as FIS Communications Manager. She will officially begin her role on 1st August 2013, but will already meet the FIS family at the Technical Committee Meetings in Cavtat-Dubrovnik in early June. [More]
Staff Info – Corinne Staub
Later this summer, FIS will be bidding ’adieu‘ to Corinne Staub, Assistant to the Secretary General, who has decided to leave FIS at the end of July. [More]
FIS and EBU review season and discuss future technologies
Representatives of the European Broadcasting Union, the TV rights holder for the FIS Alpine and Nordic World Ski Championships 2015-17, and FIS met on 13th May for a workshop at the FIS Headquarters in Oberhofen (SUI). [More]
Charity Golf to support Right to Play project in Burundi
As one of the many activities and events held by FIS charity partner Right to Play to help children from some of the world’s most disadvantaged communities, a golf tournament was held on 3rd May in Bad Ragaz (SUI). [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Bringing families on snow: Rivella Family Contest
The Rivella Family Contest has a long history in the Swiss Alps. Staged by Swiss-Ski, Rivella and a series of dedicated Organising Committees at ski resorts around Switzerland, the event aims to ...
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