The end of an Olympic cycle is often a time for coaches to change positions. Following the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi (RUS), a few teams will start preparations for the upcoming 2014/15 season with new head coaches.
It is not uncommon for athletes to plan their careers in four-year cycles, aiming to be at their best during the Olympic year.
The 2014 IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport came to a close on 12th April in Monaco.
In Sao Roque, a city located 50km from Sao Paulo, Brazil, a Ski and Snowboard Freestyle Training Centre was recently opened.
The Italian ski resort Cortina d’Ampezzo is one of two candidates bidding to host the 2019 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships.
FIS Cross-Country Race Director Pierre Mignerey took a moment to reflect on the past season from the World Cup through the Tour de Ski to the Olympic Winter Games, it was an action-packed year.
Aki Musarato has been appointed to a key function in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Summer Games Organising Committee in the role of Executive Officer for Sports and Games Operations.
During the 2013/2014 season, FIS performed as many as 1'379 out-of-competition tests, including blood and urine tests (354 with EPO analysis) as well as blood passport samples.
The fourth edition of World Snow Day is now officially confirmed for 18th January 2015.
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