#471 | WEDNESDAY 18 DECEMBER 2013
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
62nd 4-Hills Tournament ahead 62nd 4-Hills Tournament ahead

In its 62nd edition, the international 4-Hills-Tournament has lost nothing of its appeal. Ticket sales are at an all-time high and the field of athletes is evenly balanced, leaving the podium wide open for the prestigious event.

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Beijing’s Bird Nest ready for historic FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup Beijing’s Bird Nest ready for historic FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup

Final preparations are underway for one of the biggest events of the year on the 2013/14 FIS calendar. FIS Freestyle brings World Cup ski action to the capital city of the most populous nation on earth.

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Strong Siblings: Matt brothers and Schild sisters Strong Siblings: Matt brothers and Schild sisters

The FIS Alpine and Ski Cross World Cup competitions over the past days in Val d’Isère and Courchevel were successful for the Austrian Ski teams. But quite uniquely, two sets of siblings: the Matt brothers and Schild sisters all landed on the podium.

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William Vukelic becomes first Longines Future Ski Champion William Vukelic becomes first Longines Future Ski Champion

As official timekeeper of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, the Swiss watch brand Longines launched a new project to support and promote young talent, the “Longines Future Ski Champions”.

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50 days to Sochi 50 days to Sochi

Today, 18th December 2013 marks 50 day until the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi (RUS).

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FIS events celebrate Olympic debut: Ladies’ Ski Jumping FIS events celebrate Olympic debut: Ladies’ Ski Jumping

In the upcoming weeks, FIS will introduce the new FIS events on the Olympic programme at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

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Winter Universiade in full swing Winter Universiade in full swing

After holding its first events on 12th December 2013, the 26th Winter Universiade 2013 in Trentino (ITA) is in its second competition week.

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INSIDE FIS
St. Moritz 2017 moving ahead St. Moritz 2017 moving ahead

Under a picturesque background of blue skies and snow-capped mountains, the Organising Committee of the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in St. Moritz in 2017 hosted the second Coordination Group meeting.

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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
World Snow Day Promotional Trailer launched World Snow Day Promotional Trailer launched

The World Snow Day 2014 promotional trailer has arrived. A much anticipated part of each edition of World Snow Day, the trailer engages the imagination of children in urban environments and motivates them to get out and enjoy the snow.

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