#527 | WEDNESDAY 14 JANUARY 2015
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Kreischberg 2015 World Championship starts
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The 2015 FIS Freestyle Skiing and Snowboarding World Championships will get underway 15th January in Kreischberg (AUT). FIS President Gian Franco Kasper will officially open the event during the Opening Ceremony which begins at 17:30 CET in the finish area of Kreischberg.
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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
World Snow Day set to re-write the record books again! World Snow Day set to re-write the record books again!

On 18th January 2015, the 4th edition of World Snow Day will take place. The event is set to exceed previous numbers with 645 Events in 45 countries staging events to celebrate all things on snow.

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FIS Athletes all in for World Snow Day FIS Athletes all in for World Snow Day

With World Snow Day 2015 just around the corner check out the picture gallery of FIS athletes promoting the event at World Cup competitions over the past week.

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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Weekly Rewind Weekly Rewind

The biggest event of the last week was the exciting conclusion of the Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance by Craft Sportswear. Congratulations to Norwegian’s Marit Bjoergen, who won the event for the first time ever and Martin Johnsrud Sundby, who was only the second-ever back-to-back winner.

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Cross-Country: Live GPS tracking at Tour de Ski and Falun 2015 Cross-Country: Live GPS tracking at Tour de Ski and Falun 2015

Viewers of the Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance by Craft Sportswear stages at Toblach and Val di Fiemme (both ITA) were able to follow the competitions in real time on their devices and track selected athletes.

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Audio data service for Vail-Beaver Creek 2015 and Falun 2015 Audio data service for Vail-Beaver Creek 2015 and Falun 2015

One of the key innovations for the last FIS Alpine and Nordic World Ski Championships in Schladming (AUT) and Val di Fiemme (ITA) in 2013 was the introduction of extended audio commentary operations.

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FIS Statistics: Stefano Gross vs. Fritz Dopfer FIS Statistics: Stefano Gross vs. Fritz Dopfer

In a new feature, FIS will let the numbers tell the stories behind some of the most thrilling finishes on the various World Cup circuits by looking at statistics behind the athletes.

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INSIDE FIS
FIS Athletes’ Commission – deadline for Nordic nominations FIS Athletes’ Commission – deadline for Nordic nominations

Nominations for the FIS Athletes’ Commission from the Nordic disciplines can be submitted until 15th January 2015. The composition of the Commission foresees two members from Cross-Country Skiing, two members from Ski Jumping and one member from Nordic Combined.

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FIS Congress 2016: Deadlines for proposals and applications FIS Congress 2016: Deadlines for proposals and applications

The 50th International Ski Congress will be held from 5th to 11th June 2016 in Cancun (MEX). According to the FIS Statutes, the following proposals and applications have to be submitted as follows...

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