#518 | WEDNESDAY 12 NOVEMBER 2014
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PHOTO OF THE WEEK
A special spectator and a special prize A special spectator and a special prize

Last year the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Organisers in Levi (FIN) started the tradition of awarding the winners with a Lapland reindeer. Mikaela Shiffrin and Marcel Hirscher became proud owners of two baby reindeers they named Rudolf and Ferdinand, respectively.

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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Ski Jumping: Klingenthal shaping up for World Cup opener Ski Jumping: Klingenthal shaping up for World Cup opener

In only nine days, the men’s FIS Ski Jumping World Cup presented by Viessmann will get underway in Klingenthal (GER) and final preparations are in full swing.

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How top FIS athletes spent their off-season How top FIS athletes spent their off-season

On the eve of the 2014/15 winter, FIS Newsflash features how some of the top athletes spent their off-season. After a demanding Olympic winter, it is no surprise that some of their favourite moments happened away from the snow.

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Athletes to watch in Nordic Combined Athletes to watch in Nordic Combined

The 2014/15 FIS Nordic Combined World Cup season presented by Viessmann is just around the corner. When the opening events get underway on  29th-30th November 2014 in Ruka (FIN), the fight is on for the crystal globe, in addition to the World Championship titles.

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Infront and Sveriges Television close agreement covering FIS World Cups and World Championships from 2016 to 2021 Infront and Sveriges Television close agreement covering FIS World Cups and World Championships from 2016 to 2021

Infront Sports & Media has sealed a media rights extension with the Swedish public-service broadcaster Sveriges Television (SVT) that will provide a tremendous scope of television coverage for international skiing, including many FIS flagship events.

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IN DEPTH
Cross-Country season preview with Pierre Mignerey Cross-Country season preview with Pierre Mignerey

On the eve of the start of the FIS Cross-Country World Cup presented by Viessmann, FIS Cross-Country Race Director Pierre Mignerey shared his insights on the 2014/15 season.

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INSIDE FIS
Decision of FIS Hearing Panel: Thai competitions in Krvavec (SLO), January, 2014 Decision of FIS Hearing Panel: Thai competitions in Krvavec (SLO), January, 2014

The FIS Hearing Panel has issued its decision in the case of four giant slalom competitions for ladies that were organised by the Alpine Ski Club Triglav at the Krvavec Ski area (SLO) between 17th and 19th January 2014.

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Swiss-Ski Freestyle, Snowboard and Telemark Conference Swiss-Ski Freestyle, Snowboard and Telemark Conference

As the beginning of season nears, Swiss-Ski hosted a press conference for Freestyle, Snowboard and Telemark to introduce their plans and objectives for the upcoming winter.

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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Wengen once again hosts World Snow Day in conjunction with Lauberhorn races Wengen once again hosts World Snow Day in conjunction with Lauberhorn races

On the weekend of 18th January 2015 six FIS World Cup events will take place around the world. One of these is the prestigious Audi FIS Ski World Cup race in Wengen (SUI).

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