#535 | WEDNESDAY 11 MARCH 2015
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
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After a memorable World Championships in Falun, it was back to the World Cup for the Nordic disciplines, with Cross-Country, Nordic Combined and Ski Jumping all descending on Lahti (FIN) for the annual Lahti Ski Games which this year celebrated its 90th edition.

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Season Finals around the corner Season Finals around the corner

With the FIS World Championships all completed, the skiing and snowboard worlds now turn their attention from the quest for medals to the hunt for the crystal globes. 

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Historic moment for Trondheim and Ladies Nordic Combined Historic moment for Trondheim and Ladies Nordic Combined

Trondheim (NOR) will enter the Nordic Combined history books as the first Organiser to host a winter FIS Youth Cup in Nordic Combined. In addition, it will also host the first-ever winter international competitions for ladies Nordic Combined.

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New record at FIS Alpine Junior Worlds in Hafjell New record at FIS Alpine Junior Worlds in Hafjell

Competitions are in full swing in Hafjell (NOR) with nine of eleven medals already awarded. Host nation Norway is currently in the lead with six medals ahead of Switzerland and Austria with five each.

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FIS Snowboard Junior World Championships underway in Yabuli FIS Snowboard Junior World Championships underway in Yabuli

Some of the world's greatest talents, including experienced World Cup riders and absolute newcomers, have travelled to the Far East to compete in the FIS Snowboard Junior World Championships in Yabuli (CHN).

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IN DEPTH
Interview with Lillehammer 1994 double Olympic Champion Markus Wasmeier Interview with Lillehammer 1994 double Olympic Champion Markus Wasmeier

In conjunction with the FIS Alpine Junior World Ski Championships in Hafjell, FIS Newsflash talked to double Olympic Champion Markus Wasmeier (GER), one of the stars of the 1994 Lillehammer Olympic Winter Games, who was on site to support his son Lukas.

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Calgary‚Äôs winter playground Calgary’s winter playground

Few major cities around the world have ski and snowboard hills within 15 minutes of its centre and 20 minutes from a major international airport. But WinSport Canada Olympic Park, located near the western edge of the city of Calgary, is a true winter playground, keeping the legacy of the 1988 Winter Olympics alive.

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A generation for the environment A generation for the environment

As part of a commitment to the environment, World Snow Day Organisers are encouraged to teach children how to take care of their natural surroundings. Organisers are taking simple steps to educate children in the long term on this important theme.

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