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www.fis-ski.com # 459 l 25 September 2013
NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Lahti 2017 takes first steps
The first step for the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Lahti (FIN) has been made with the first Coordination Group meeting, which took place there on 19th and 20th September 2013. [More]
Alpine Skiing: Plenty of comebacks in time for Sochi - part 1
Apart from their desire to go fast on skis, this upcoming winter Lindsey Vonn (USA), Beat Feuz (SUI), Johan Clarey (FRA), Bode Miller (USA), Tanja Poutiainen (FIN), Julien Lizeroux (FRA), Federica Brignone, Denise Karbon (ITA), ...
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EUROVISION named host broadcaster for 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail/Beaver Creek
EUROVISION has been named the official host broadcaster of the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in Vail/Beaver Creek (USA), following the conclusion of a deal with the 2015 Local Organising Committee. [More]
Final Coordination Commission visit in Sochi, Olympic Torch Relay to get underway
The 10th and final visit of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Coordination Commission - of which FIS President Gian Franco Kasper is a member - to the Black Sea city of Sochi got underway on 25th September 2013.
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NUSSLI gearing up for the winter
NUSSLI, FIS partner and a leading international provider for temporary event infrastructures is already underway with implementing representative sponsor units at the Olympic Park in Sochi for four Olympics sponsors (Omega, Procter & Gamble, VW and Samsung). [More]
FIS Roller Skiing World Cup: Ksenia Konohova and Eugenio Bianchi top the overall standings

Russia’s Ksenia Konohova and Eugenio Bianchi claimed the large crystal globes for the overall winners of the FIS Roller Skiing World Cup. The final competitions of the season were held in Toblach (ITA).

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INSIDE FIS
Introducing members of the FIS Athletes' Commission: Julien Lizeroux
Julien Lizeroux, the French Alpine Sking technical specialist and winner of two silver medals (slalom and super combined) at his home World Championships in Val d'Isere 2009 has recently been elected to the FIS Athletes’ Commission.
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Swiss-Ski Aperitif during FIS Technical Autumn Meetings
As has become a tradition, Swiss-Ski is once again inviting all participants of the FIS Technical Autumn Meetings in Zurich (SUI) to an Aperitif on Thursday, 3rd October 2013. [More]
Passing of Domingos Giobbi
Domingos Giobbi, founder and Chairman of the Board of the Brazilian Snow Sports Federation (CBDN) recently passed away. [More]
BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Meet the FIS SnowKidz Judges - Antoine Goetschy
The FIS SnowKidz Award has gained substantial momentum in its four-year existence. The Award not only recognises the best efforts to bring children to the snow but also symbolises a unified goal to reverse the general decline in youth snow sports participation.
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