#541 | WEDNESDAY 22 APRIL 2015
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Time to say good-bye: Retirements in Freestyle Skiing Time to say good-bye: Retirements in Freestyle Skiing

It is not a long list of athletes retiring from World Cup competition in Freestyle Skiing, but there are some significant names beginning new chapters in their lives.

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Comprehensive FIS Anti-Doping testing programme 2014/15 Comprehensive FIS Anti-Doping testing programme 2014/15

The focus of the FIS out-of-competition activities is based on an intelligent testing programme, which is the strategy emphasised by WADA.

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FIS awarded for Legacy & Environment FIS awarded for Legacy & Environment

Yesterday, 21st April 2015, it was announced that FIS won the inaugural SportBusiness Ultimate Sports Federation Award in the category of Legacy & Environment.

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AIOWF calls for constructive dialogue between SportAccord and stakeholders AIOWF calls for constructive dialogue between SportAccord and stakeholders

The seven federations of the Association of International Olympic Winter Sports Federations met at the SportAccord Convention in Sochi on Tuesday, 21st April 2015.

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Right To Play Charity Night in Verbier Right To Play Charity Night in Verbier

On 10th April 2015, for the eighth year in a row, the Verbier High Five season ending was the perfect opportunity to bring together sport and humanities at a charity dinner benefiting Right To Play Switzerland. 

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Ski Jumping Meetings: Calendars and extended equipment control Ski Jumping Meetings: Calendars and extended equipment control

At the traditional spring meetings of the FIS Ski Jumping Sub-Committees in Zurich last weekend, both the men's and ladies' Ski Jumping competition calendars for summer 2015 and the winter season 2015/2016 were discussed.

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Nordic Combined Meetings: FIS Youth Cup in the spotlight Nordic Combined Meetings: FIS Youth Cup in the spotlight

The FIS Nordic Combined Sub-Committee meetings in Zurich held sessions of the Nordic Combined Sub-Committee for Rules, Officials and Control and the Executive Board.

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Countdown to Varna: FIS World Cup Organisers Seminar Programme released Countdown to Varna: FIS World Cup Organisers Seminar Programme released

Under the title of ‘bringing more value to your event’ this year’s FIS World Cup Organisers Seminar seeks to explore the vast array of tools available for Organisers to capitalise on their events.

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Give us your feedback on the FIS Newsflash Give us your feedback on the FIS Newsflash

FIS Newsflash is interested in hearing from its readers which content they value most and what can be improved in future.

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Passing of Maria Goldberger Passing of Maria Goldberger

FIS was saddened to hear of the death of long-time ladies’ Great Britain Alpine Skiing Manager Maria Goldberger, following the funeral on 21st April 2015 after she passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, 1st April.

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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
Something extra in Zakopane Something extra in Zakopane

Over the course of four years, World Snow Day has had in excess of 1.7 million participants. Despite the excellent participation, many children still miss out on the chance to explore, enjoy and experience snow due to serious illness.

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