NEWS FLASH
www.fis-ski.com # 457 September 11, 2013
NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Raptor takes flight in Vail-Beaver Creek
The new ladies course in Vail-Beaver Creek has officially been christened with the name ‘Raptor’. [More]
Grass Skiing World Championship Closes Season
The Grass Skiing World Championships were held last week in Shichikashuku Miyagi, Japan, with participants from all around the globe taking part. [More]
FIS Rollerski World Ski Championships conclude
From 4th - 8th September Bad Peterstal, Germany hosted the world’s best roller skiers at the FIS Rollerski World Championships with more than 130 athletes from 15 nations.
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Course Upgrades on the FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup
Over the summer, the FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup and World Championships Organisers were busy upgrading competition courses. [More]
Ski Jumping premiere in Nizhniy Tagil
An approximate two-hour drive north of Yekaterinburg, a huge sports complex stands in Nizhniy Tagil, which will host its first-ever FIS Ski Jumping event this week [More]
IN DEPTH
IOC Session Review
It was a big week for the International Olympic Committee (IOC), with three major decisions at last finalised when the IOC Session met in Buenos Aries, Argentina. [More]
INSIDE FIS
Voices of the new Committee Chairmen: Horst Hüttel
The FIS Council Meeting in June saw a key personnel change in the Nordic Combined Committee when Horst Hüttel (GER) became the chairman. [More]
Introducing Members of the FIS Athletes' Commission: Sabrina Windmueller
As part of its series to introduce the new members of the FIS Athlete's Commission, FIS Newsflash sat down with Sabrina Windmüller. [More]
Ivo Greger Sr. Passes Away
Ivo Greger Senior passed away on Saturday, 7th September due to severe illness at the age of 73. [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
CookBooks in Focus: Like a Pro
In the third installment of the Cookbooks in Focus series, FIS Newsflash takes a look at one of the most downloaded and viewed CookBooks ‘Like a Pro’. [More]
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