FIS Newsflash #446 - 27 June 2013
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
TV figures: Increasing media impact at FIS World Cup and World Championship events
The television coverage report from the 2012/13 season provided by data provider Repucom summarises the detailed viewing figures from the FIS World Cup series. [More]
Olympic Day celebrated around the world
People across the globe became active to mark the 65th Olympic Day on 23rd June 2013. Celebrating the birth of the modern Olympic Movement, Olympic Day invites people of all ages and abilities ...
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Roller Skiing World Cup season underway
On 21st June, FIS Roller Skiing specialists started their fight for the season title as the FIS Roller Skiing World Cup 2013 began. [More]
IN DEPTH
Meet a Legend: Felix Gottwald
Felix Gottwald, three-time Olympic gold medallist and three-time World Champion who collected a total of 18 medals during his career, is the most successful Olympic athlete from Austria. [More]
INSIDE FIS
General Assembly of Austrian Ski Association
Pamhagen (AUT) was the setting of the 78th Annual General Assembly of the Austrian Ski Association (ÖSV) on 23rd June 2013. [More]
Leadership changes in Canadian skiing
One of Canada’s most accomplished and respected sport leaders, Peter Judge, has been named the new director of winter sport for Own the Podium (OTP), a not-for-profit organisation designed to help Canadian athletes win more international medals. [More]
70 years of Skiing in Chile
The Chilean Ski Association celebrated its 70th anniversary on 24th June 2013. Founded in 1943, the Chilean Ski Association was initially focused on Alpine Skiing but has grown to encompass ...
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Passing of Jella Küenzle, Former Secretary to the FIS President
Jella Küenzle passed away on 18th June 2013 at the age of 100 years. The former Secretary of FIS Presidents Marc Hodler and thereafter Gian Franco Kasper was employed by the International Ski Federation from the beginning of the 1970’s until the early 90’s. [More]
FIS Staff Info
FIS is pleased to announce the appointment of Julia Raths as Projects Assistant who will take up her position on 1st August. [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Get registered! World Snow Day registration opens
On Monday, 1st July 2013, registration for the 3rd edition of World Snow Day on 19th January 2014 will open until 15th December 2013. [More]
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