FIS Newsflash #451 - 7 Aug 2013
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
FIS Freestyle and Snowboard World Cups start action at New Zealand Winter Games
In less than ten days, the FIS Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard World Cups will begin a new season. From 16th-24th August, the 2013/2014 winter will debut in New Zealand ...
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Summer skiing is on for world’s top Alpine racers
What are the world’s top Alpine athletes doing in summer? For those whose passion and profession revolves around skiing and snow, summer is when most teams put in the hard work. [More]
Roller Skiing events in Norway attract world class starter fields
Summer is in full swing and Cross-Country skiers are working hard to get ready for the Olympic winter season. Roller Skiing is not only an important element of off-season training but also an opportunity ... [More]
Grass Skiing Junior Worlds conclude in Rettenbach
From 31st July to 4th August 2013, the most skilled junior athletes battled for medals in the FIS Grass Skiing Junior World Championships in Austria’s Rettenbach. [More]
IN DEPTH
Meet a Legend: Børre Lundberg
Børre Lundberg, the Nordic Combined legend from Bardu (NOR) dominated the sport in the 1990’s. The partner of Cross-Country queen Marit Bjoergen won six medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships ... [More]
INSIDE FIS
Sochi 2014: Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard venues making great progress
Following the Olympic Results Information Service (ORIS) homologation testing of the systems in Sochi (RUS) in early July 2013, the FIS Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard staff met with ...
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Introducing Members of the FIS Athletes’ Commission: Konstantin Schad
Germany’s Snowboard talent Konstantin Schad recently became a member of the FIS Athletes’ Commission. [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Developing snowsports further in the United States
Snowsports have always had a strong home in the United States. However, like many countries around the world, recent figures have shown a decline in youth snow sports participation. [More]
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