#477 | WEDNESDAY 29 JANUARY 2014
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
FIS World Cup highlights FIS World Cup highlights

After the weekend, athletes now know if they are a part of their national teams at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.

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One-year to Vail-Beaver Creek 2015 One-year to Vail-Beaver Creek 2015

As the world prepares for the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi (RUS), the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships’ clock is also be counting down towards Vail and Beaver Creek (USA).

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FIS Nordic Junior & U23 World Ski Championships underway FIS Nordic Junior & U23 World Ski Championships underway

On Monday 27th January 2014 at 20:45 the FIS Nordic Junior & Under 23 World Ski Championships got under way with an Opening Ceremony in Predazzo main square in Val di Fiemme (ITA).

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D-AIR®SKI: The airbag made for skiing becomes a reality D-AIR®SKI: The airbag made for skiing becomes a reality

Last week in Kitzbuehel, during a joint press conference organised by Dainese in collaboration with FIS, the D-air®Ski, a protective system based on the D-air® airbag technology was officially presented to the public.

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Olympic Teams announced Olympic Teams announced

27th January 2014 marked the deadline for National Olympic Committees to formally enter their Olympic Teams with the Sochi 2014 Organising Committee.

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Sochi 2014: Gorki Media Centre opens its doors for media and broadcasters Sochi 2014: Gorki Media Centre opens its doors for media and broadcasters

In the Sochi 2014 Mountain Cluster where all the FIS discipline venues are located, the Gorki Media Centre officially opened on 24th January 2014.

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INSIDE FIS
Enzo Smrekar becomes President of Slovenian Ski Association Enzo Smrekar becomes President of Slovenian Ski Association

The Ski Association of Slovenia held its General Assembly on 24th  January 2014 at the Congress Centre in Mons. The key item on the agenda at the assembly was the election of a new President for the association.

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Passing of Franz Gabl Passing of Franz Gabl

Franz Gabl, an Austrian alpine legend and Olympic medallist passed away on 23rd January 2014 in Bellingham, Washingston (USA) at the age of 93 years.

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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
FIS strengthens ties with Sporting Goods Industry for youth promotion FIS strengthens ties with Sporting Goods Industry for youth promotion

With the aim of better promoting snow sports activities for children, FIS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the World Federation of the Sporting Goods Industry (WFSGI) and the Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI).

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