#608 | WEDNESDAY 3 AUGUST 2016
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NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SKIING AND SNOWBOARDING
Quick Hits: Competition Action, Training Camps and Technical Inspections Quick Hits: Competition Action, Training Camps and Technical Inspections

Local hero Andreas Wellinger won the FIS Ski Jumping Grand Prix in Hinterzarten (GER) last weekend. With 269.4 points, he earned a narrow victory over Stefan Kraft (AUT) and Maciej Kot (POL) who tied for second place with 269 points.

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FIS issues Media Booklet for Nordic Combined Grand Prix 2016 FIS issues Media Booklet for Nordic Combined Grand Prix 2016

The Nordic Combined athletes are kept busy during the summer like their Ski Jumping counterparts, with a Grand Prix Series, which has its first competition on Saturday, 27th August 2016 in Oberwiesental (GER).

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Olympic Channel to launch on 21st August 2016 Olympic Channel to launch on 21st August 2016

The International Olympic Committee last week announced the launch date for its ground-breaking new media destination, the Olympic Channel, where fans can experience the power of sport and the Olympic Movement all year round.

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INSIDE FIS
Extended FIS Family in Rio Extended FIS Family in Rio

Members of the extended FIS family are currently in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) attending a number of meetings surrounding the Olympic Games which will get underway on 5th August 2016.

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New SportAccord Council appointed New SportAccord Council appointed

Following a meeting on 27th July 2016 chaired by newly elected President Patrick Baumann, the appointment of Members to the SportAccord Council was confirmed as proposed by its stakeholders, which includes FIS President Gian Franco Kasper as one of the two Winter Federation representatives.

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Proposals for FIS Committee Members for restructured Snowboard Freestyle Freeski Committee and Sub-Committees Proposals for FIS Committee Members for restructured Snowboard Freestyle Freeski Committee and Sub-Committees

Proposals for members of the Snowboard Freestyle and Freeski Committee and the four new Sub-Committees should be submitted by the National Ski Associations by 30th September 2016.

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Passing of Heinz Pachler Passing of Heinz Pachler

FIS was saddened to learn about the passing of Heinz Pachler (AUT) who died on 26th July 2016, shortly after his 90th birthday.

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BRING CHILDREN TO THE SNOW CORNER
SnowKidz Report has arrived SnowKidz Report has arrived

The 2nd edition of the SnowKidz Report has been released. The report looks at a number of aspects of the SnowKidz programme including global reach, support from partners, social media growth, Organiser feedback and statistics on the events.

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