#579 | WEDNESDAY 13 JANUARY 2016
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
FIS Ski Flying World Championships start tomorrow FIS Ski Flying World Championships start tomorrow

Tomorrow, 14th January, the Opening Ceremony will officially launch the FIS Ski Flying World Championships 2016 in Kulm (AUT).

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Johaug and Sundby Champions of Tour de Ski Johaug and Sundby Champions of Tour de Ski

Favourites Therese Johaug and Martin Johnsrud Sundby of Norway are the Champions of the Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance by Craft Sportswear 2016.

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Tour de Ski 10th anniversary gala in Val di Fiemme Tour de Ski 10th anniversary gala in Val di Fiemme

The Organising Committee of Val di Fiemme (ITA) hosted a gala on 9th January 2016 to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the FIS Tour de Ski.

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On the Snow On the Snow

Lindsey Vonn (USA) is in the hunt to break yet another Alpine record as she tied Annemarie Moser-Pröll’s record of 36 career downhill wins with her victory in the Audi FIS Ski World Cup races in Zauchensee (AUT).

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Quick Hits Quick Hits

The 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games celebrated its last major countdown milestone as the Games will open in one month.

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Improved snow conditions in Central Alps Improved snow conditions in Central Alps

Winter was late to arrive in the Central Alps, but slowly the landscape is turning white for upcoming FIS events as the positive snow controls start rolling in.

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IN DEPTH
Interview with Masters Committee Chairman Stefano Arnhold Interview with Masters Committee Chairman Stefano Arnhold

Stefano Arnhold, President of the Brazilian Snow Sports Federation and Chairman of FIS’ Sub-Committee for Masters Racing visited the FIS Headquarters in Oberhofen (SUI) on 12th January 2016.

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INSIDE FIS
FIS Congress 2016 registration reminder FIS Congress 2016 registration reminder

The 50th International Ski Congress will take place in Cancun (MEX) from 5th - 11th June 2016 and the registration deadline of 31st January is quickly approaching.

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Gerald Fritsche recognised with FIS Journalist Award Gerald Fritsche recognised with FIS Journalist Award

A trusted and loyal editor of the DPA (German Press Agency), Fritsche has covered Cross-Country Skiing, Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined for more than a decade.

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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
World Snow Day will once again exceed 600 events World Snow Day will once again exceed 600 events

On 17th January 2016, the 5th edition of World Snow Day will take place. It will include 625 events in 42 countries who have registered to organise activities. 

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World Snow Day releases ***b'\xe2\x80\x9cOn top of the World\xe2\x80\x9d video World Snow Day releases “On top of the World” video

In collaboration with British snowshoe artist Simon Beck and presented by Extreme and Glacier 3000, World Snow Day has released “On top of the World”.

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