#417 | WEDNESDAY 5 NOVEMBER 2014
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Kreischberg 2015: Media accreditations open until 15th November Kreischberg 2015: Media accreditations open until 15th November

In less than 70 days, the first medals will be awarded at the FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in Kreischberg/Lachtal (AUT) and the resort is set for the massive event.

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Interview with Athletes‘ Commission member Jessica Lindell-Vikarby Interview with Athletes‘ Commission member Jessica Lindell-Vikarby

Jessica Lindell-Vikarby (SWE) had an incredible 2013/14 season. After scoring her first giant slalom win on the Birds of Prey course in Beaver Creek on 1st December 2013, she led the giant slalom standings until the Finals in Lenzerheide (SUI).

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Where to Cross-Country Ski in November Where to Cross-Country Ski in November

With less than three weeks left until the start of the FIS Cross-Country World Cup several resorts in the Northern hemisphere have opened on either natural or artificial snow.

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FIS represented at WADA TUE Symposium FIS represented at WADA TUE Symposium

The World Anti-Doping Agency hosted a successful Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) Symposium in Paris (FRA) from 23rd-24th October 2014.

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IN DEPTH
Pre-season interview with Lasse Ottesen Pre-season interview with Lasse Ottesen

FIS Newsflash interviewed FIS Nordic Combined Race Director Lasse Ottesen about the upcoming World Championship season, his vision for the discipline and the development of ladies’ Nordic Combined.

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INSIDE FIS
Passing of Räto Melcher, FIS Honorary Member Passing of Räto Melcher, FIS Honorary Member

It is with great sadness that FIS learned of the passing of Honorary Member Räto Melcher (SUI) who died on 30th October 2014 at the age of 81.

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Eighth annual IF Forum staged in Lausanne Eighth annual IF Forum staged in Lausanne

The eighth annual SportAccord IF Forum concluded on Wednesday at Lausanne’s famous Beau Rivage Palace hotel where leaders in the international sporting world gathered for three days of lectures, workshops and networking.

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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Europa-Park joins FIS SnowKidz Europa-Park joins FIS SnowKidz

Located in Rust near Freiburg (GER), SnowKidz is proud to welcome Europa-Park to the SnowKidz family. Europa-Park is Germany’s largest and Europe’s second largest theme park.

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