News Archive; January 2003


Can Alpine News
Daily summary for Tuesday, December 31, 2002 1) BRITT JANYK ALPINE CANADA ALPIN ATHLETE OF THE WEEK 2) WARM WEATHER ...
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01. January 2003

NC Results, Ski Jumping, Sprint Oberhof 030103
Results from the ski jumping part of the Nordic combined sprint in Oberhof on Wednesday: 1. 43 Ackermann Ronny WSV O...
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01. January 2003

Start List NC Sprint Oberhof
The start list for the Nordic combined 7.5k sprint in Oberhof at 13:07 CET on Wednesday. The number to the right indicat...
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01. January 2003

Gottwald Beats Ackermann in NC Sprint in Oberhof
Results from Nordic combined sprint in Oberhof on Wednesday. 1 4 Gottwald Felix AUT * 0:08 20:52.3 0.0 ...
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01. January 2003

Training Lengths Ski Jumping Garmisch
Selected lengths: Hannawald 112,5 meters, gate 8 Ahonen 117 meters, gate 8 Malysz 115,5 meters, gate 8 Goldberger ...
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01. January 2003

Peterka Leads in Garmisch/Full Results
Primoz Peterka has taken the lead after the first jump in Garmisch. Ahonen, Goldberger and Malysz follow next. Hannaw...
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01. January 2003

Peterka Wins in Garmisch, Hannawald and Ahonen Fell
Primoz Peterka, the 1997 overall 4 hills winner, won his 2nd world cup event this season as he won in Garmisch on Wednes...
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01. January 2003

9.PLASS I DAGENS SPRINT
Jeg startet ny ...
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01. January 2003

News, Results, Athletes Comments and Standings Oberhof NC (Eng.Nor.Ger)
Now, at least, the first Nordic Combined World Cup of the second period has its winner. Felix Gottwald from Austria. He ...
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01. January 2003

Gottwald Interview (Ger.Eng.)
After a slow start to the season, Austria...
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02. January 2003

Skari Skips Kavgolovo (And Alsgaard)
Norwegians Bente Skari, Anita Moen, Marit Bjoergen and Hilde Pedersen will all skip the cross-country in Kavgolovo event...
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02. January 2003

Behle Hopes for Continued Strong German XC Performance
The German cross-country team, having been incredibly strong in Ramsau in the last event last year (3 in top 4 in the me...
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02. January 2003

Swe XC News, Can. Alpine News
Swedish XC News Stor cuphelg i ...
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02. January 2003

Uncertainty Regarding Overhof NC
Due to heavy rain and warmer temperatures (+4...
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02. January 2003

Swedis XC News (Eng. Swe.)
Sweden...
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02. January 2003

Strong Italian XC Team for Russia
The Italian cross-country teams for Kavgolovo this weekend. Men: Piller Cottrer, Valbusa, Zorzi, Maj, Schwienbache...
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02. January 2003

Ski Jumping Odds and Comments Innbruck
Selceted ski jumping odds, head to head, Ammann beat Widhoelzl on Wednesday and is good value, Malysz very strong in thi...
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02. January 2003

Ski Jumping Odds and Comments Innbruck
Selceted ski jumping odds, head to head, Ammann beat Widhoelzl on Wednesday and is good value, Malysz very strong in thi...
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02. January 2003

Men's XC Analysis, Kavgolovo
The men...
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03. January 2003

Can and Nor Am Alpine News
) TWO CANADIAN FIRSTS IN NOR AM ACTION - Emilie Desforges and Julien Cousineau record their first Nor Am titles 2) MOR...
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03. January 2003

NORDIC COMBINED SKIERS ON TOUR
While being on the World Cup tour, the life of nordic combined skier tends to be hectic. The Finnish Nordic Combined h...
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03. January 2003

Interview Mario Stecher (Ger, Eng)
1) Welche Ziele hattest du bevor die Wintersaison begann, nachdem du den Sommer Grand Prix dominiert hast. Das Sk...
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03. January 2003

Weltcupveranstaltungen am 3. und 5. Januar abgesagt
Oberhof (msw). Nach einer Schanzenbesichtigung sagten die FIS Jury und das Organisationskomitee am Donnerstagabend um 2...
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03. January 2003

ALT I TYSKLAND ER AVLYST
B...
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03. January 2003

Training Lengths Ski Jumping Innsbruck
1 Eigentler Markus SV Raika Natters-Bergisel AUT 92.4 4. 100.0 54. 20 7. 2 Fettner Manuel SV Raika Natters-Bergi...
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03. January 2003

Austria Leads Qualifcation in Innsbruck/Standings and Start Lists
Expect the unexpected and then some more, than seems to be the tune for the ski jumpers. Coming from the national gr...
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03. January 2003

Full Update, Standings and Start Lists Women XC Kavgolovo
The cross-country women will ski 5k skate in Kavgolovo at 08:30 CET on Saturday. Smigun is the favorite, Skari and Bjoer...
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03. January 2003

Full Update, Stats, Standings, Odds and Start Lists Men?s XC Kavgolovo
The cross-country men will ski the 10k skate in Kavgolovo at 11:00 CET on Saturday. Favorites Vittoz, Piller Cottrer,...
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03. January 2003

Nor Am Results
CIBC COUPE NOR-AM CUP MONT GARCEAU, QC., Jan. 3, 2003 GS WOMEN - G...
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04. January 2003

XC Women's Standings After 2.5/5k in Kavgolovo
1 42 Smigun Kristina EST *10:51:00 7:02.9 0.0 2 45 Valbusa Sabina ITA *10:52:30 7:06.5 +3.6 ...
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04. January 2003

Smigun Dominates in Kavgolovo
Christina Smigun won the women...
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04. January 2003

Selected Ski Jumping odds for Saturday
Ski jumping Innsbruck If you believe in Liegl vs. Hannawald he yields 3.90 WINTER SPORTS - SKI JUMPING SPECIAL In...
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04. January 2003

Selected Ski Jumping odds for Saturday
Ski jumping Innsbruck If you believe in Liegl vs. Hannawald he yields 3.90 WINTER SPORTS - SKI JUMPING SPECIAL In...
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04. January 2003

Smigun vs. Skari in XC WC
With her strong win in Kavgolovo in Russia on Saturday, Christina Smigun came within 18 points of Bente Skari in the ove...
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04. January 2003

Sommerfeldt Wins Men?s XC and Takes over WC Lead
Germany continued its very strong cross-country performance on Saturday when Rene Sommerfeldt won the men...
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04. January 2003

Men's GS Kranjska Gora 040103
1 532431 MILLER Bode USA 1:03.48 1:00.67 2:04.15 0.00 2 50126 MAYER Christian AUT 1:03.65 1:01.33 2:04...
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04. January 2003

Ahonen Leads in Innsbruck/Presentations and Standings
Janner Ahonen leads after the first jump in Innsbruck, the 3rd out of 4 events in the 4 hills. The overall leader an...
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04. January 2003

Full Standings After First Jump Innsbruck
1. 11 Ahonen Janne Lahden Hiihtoseura FIN 91.7 122.0 63.6 18.5 19.0 18.5 19.0 19.0 56.5 120.1 1. 120.1 2. 6 Liegl Fl...
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04. January 2003

Ahonen Wins in Innsbruck
Comments from Innsbruck Ahonen won 4 the hills overall in 1999, no individual wins then, has a total of 15 individual...
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04. January 2003

Full Ski Jumping Standings and Stats.
The 4 hills standings after 3 events below: 4 hills historic winners: http://www.wintersport.as/skijumping/res_ove...
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04. January 2003

Sommerfeldt/Behle Interviews (Historic)
German cross-country head coach Jochen Behle went to Kavgolovo with 3 men, he certainly cannot complain about the result...
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04. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Sports Person of the Year in Norway
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, with 4 gold medals from the 2002 Olympic winter games, was voted sports person of the year for No...
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04. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Sports Person of the Year on Norway
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, with 4 gold medals from the 2002 Olympic winter games, was voted sports person of the year for No...
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04. January 2003

Kavgolovo Results XC
Please find the final results from the men...
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04. January 2003

XC Updates for Sunday's Sprint Relays/Kavgolovo
There are indications that there will be very cold in Kavgolovo on Sunday reports http://www.skitime.it, the sprint rela...
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04. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update
1) CANADIANS PILE INTO TOP-20 -- Forsyth seeks to build on 10th in Bormio GS 2) GRANDI SCORES AGAIN IN GS -- Banff Race...
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05. January 2003

US XC Results
Results from the US XC Championship on Saturday: Men...
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05. January 2003

Varis and Kattilakoski Finish XC Champions
Results from Finland...
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05. January 2003

Sommerfeldt Leads Men's XC World Cup
Germany...
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05. January 2003

Huge Changes on Top in XC
Talk about changes on top, coming from 36th last season, Rene Sommerfeldt now leads the men...
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05. January 2003

Training Lengths Ski Jumping Bischofshofen
Selected lengths: Hoellwarth 116 meters Ahonen 128,5 meters Malysz 105 meters Widhoelzl 73 meters!!! Peterka 84 m...
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05. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
P...
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05. January 2003

Varying Lengths and Weather in 4 Hills
Selected lengths from training 2 in Bischofshofen, due to snow and changing weather conditions, the qualification will b...
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05. January 2003

Bischofshofen Comments
The 4 hills event is due to end on Monday with the Bischofshofen event in Austria. Full standings on this link: ht...
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05. January 2003

Bischofshofen Comments and Odds
The 4 hills event is due to end on Monday with the Bischofshofen event in Austria. Full standings on this link: ht...
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05. January 2003

US XC Results
The US cross-country championships started this weekend, here is a report by Peter Vordenberg. US National Championsh...
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06. January 2003

Swedish XC News
While domestic cross-country events in Norway this weekend (due to cold weather) were cancelled Sweden managed to held e...
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06. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Flitigt t...
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06. January 2003

German XC Competiton
The German cross-country skiers have started the season in great style, here is a competition on the German cross-countr...
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06. January 2003

German XC Competiton
The German cross-country skiers have started the season in great style, here is a competition on the German cross-countr...
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06. January 2003

Morgenstern and Hannawald Strong During Qualification in Bischofshofen
Results from the qualification in Bischofshofen, the top 15 from the overall world cup at the bottom of this list. The l...
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06. January 2003

Ligl and Morgenstern Lead in Bischofshofen
Austrian Florian Liegl, who jumped well during training on Sunday and qualification on Monday, has taken the lead after ...
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06. January 2003

Norwegian XC Team Selections, Results, Stats and Standings
After a very poor performance in Kavgolovo last weekend, Norway will send their presumed best team to the Otepaa cross-c...
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06. January 2003

Bischofshofen Results/Norway's 2nd Win of the Season
Bischofshofen comments: Romoeren, the winner, came from 8th after the 1st jump. Norway...
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06. January 2003

4 Hills 2002/2003 Final Results
1. Ahonen, Janne Lahden Hiihtoseura FIN 999.9 257.5 3. 255.6 5. 227.5 1. 259.3 4. 2. Hannawald, Sven SC Hint...
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06. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Alpina damlandslaget i ...
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06. January 2003

SKi Post News (US) 060103
SkiPost ...
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06. January 2003

Austria Rules Nations Cup in Ski Jumping
Austria has taken a very strong lead in the ski jumping nations cup after the 4 hills. Norway, Finland and Germany ba...
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06. January 2003

Can Alpine News
ALPINE CANADA ALPIN NAMES MAX GARTNER VICE-PRESIDENT, CANADIAN DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS Structuring world-leading nat...
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06. January 2003

Ahonen on Top in WC
Janne Ahonen has taken the lead in the overall world cup, yet the top 6 men may all jockey for the top position. Worl...
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06. January 2003

US XC Results/Nationals
US Nationals Russian Rocket and Flying Carl Swenson The Russian Rocket, Katja Ivanova, won today...
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07. January 2003

Women's Biathlon Update/Oberhof
The women...
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07. January 2003

Biathlon Odds and Comments
Odds from: http://www.oddsalive.com WINTER SPORTS - BIATHLON - Oberhof H2H - Sprint (W) ID Date 1 2 We find...
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07. January 2003

Full Standings and Stats, Women?s Biathon
In the women...
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07. January 2003

Training Lenghts Ski Jumping/NC Ransau
Jouni Kaitainen FIN 81,5 81,0 82,5 Antti Kuisma FIN 78,0 81,0 78,5 Samppa Lajunen FIN 86,5 86,5 85,5 ************* ...
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07. January 2003

Russian XC News/Tchepalova Expecting in January
Jullija Tchepalova will have her baby in the couple of weeks. Then after three months she will start training again and ...
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07. January 2003

UK Alpine News/Europa Cup Results
Next Generation Demonstrate the Strength and Depth in British Ski Team It was Noel Baxter...
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07. January 2003

Ackermann Favorite in NC Sprint
The Nordic combined skiers, after facing 2 cancellations last week, will look to sprints in Ramsau on Wednesday. The ...
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07. January 2003

Women's Biathlon Oberhof Update/Start Lists
The women...
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08. January 2003

Cold Weather Expected for Otepaa
The cross-country events in Otepaa the upcoming weekend promise cold weather. Access weather information on this lin...
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08. January 2003

Estil Uncertain Regarding Estonia
Norway...
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08. January 2003

Kojonkoski Coach of the Year in Norway (That's not Counting Bischofshofen)
Finland...
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08. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
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08. January 2003

Klingentahl News Letter
8.1.2003 Aschbergskispiele finden statt Enorme Schwierigkeiten bereitet der Winter den Organisatoren der Skiwettk...
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08. January 2003

Elofsson and Soedergren Skip Estonia
Per Elofsson (focus on training) and Anders Soedergren (sick) will not represent Sweden in the men...
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08. January 2003

Dafovska Wins Sprint in Oberhof
Comments and results from women...
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08. January 2003

NC Ski Jumping Results/Sprint OBerhof
Ski jumping results from the ski jumping part in the Nordic combined sprint in Ramsau. The 7.5k cross-country at 18:45 C...
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08. January 2003

Women's Biathlon Standings 070103/After Oberhof Sprint
1 DAFOVSKA Ekaterina BUL 269 9/28 7/32 3/43 10/26 4/40 1/50 1/50 2 BECAERT Sylvie FRA 261 2/46 4/40 4/40 11/24 5/37 9/2...
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08. January 2003

Nordic Combined Results, Sprint Oberhof 070103
1 5 Lajunen Samppa FIN * 0:30 18:25.9 0.0 2 2 Ackermann Ronny GER * 0:08 18:26.5 +0.6 3 2...
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08. January 2003

Alsgaard out!
Thomas Alsgaard will very likely skip the cross-country events in Estonia next weekend. Alsgaard, 2nd in the overall ...
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08. January 2003

Poiree and Bjoerndalen Favorites in Sprint
The men...
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08. January 2003

Ole Einar Favorite in Sprint
The men...
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08. January 2003

Biathlon Stats, Standings and Start Lists
The start list for the men...
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08. January 2003

5.PLASS i GÅRDAGENS SPRINT
Kom p...
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09. January 2003

Can Alpine News
) THOMAS GRANDI ALPINE CANADA'S ATHLETE OF THE WEEK (with photo attached) 2) BRITT JANYK ALPINE CANADA'S MOST IMPROVED ...
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09. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Aprilia H...
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09. January 2003

Worldloppet to Open This Weekend
36. Jizersk...
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09. January 2003

Kristian Hammer Report (Nor.)
Kom p...
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09. January 2003

Aukland Favorite, Estil Out
Anders Aukland says to http://www.wintersport.as/ that was not pleased with his performance in Ramsau before Christmas a...
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09. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Junior-VM i Telemark genomf...
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09. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Likely Winner in Oberhof
Ole Einar Bjoerdalen appers the very likely winner in the men...
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09. January 2003

Italian XC Selections for Estonia
Women...
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09. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Wins in Oberhof
Ole Einar Bjoerdalen won the men...
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09. January 2003

Ole Einar on Top in Oberhof
Ole Einar Bjoerdalen won the men...
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09. January 2003

Results Downhill Men Training 1 Bormio
1. (7) CUCHE Didier, SUI, 1:59.89 2. (14) KROELL Klaus, AUT, 2:00.13, + 0.24 3. (12) EBERHARTER S., AUT, 2:00.34, + ...
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09. January 2003

Austrian XC News
Short English summary: Only marc Marc Meyer will ski in Estonia, and only the sprint. Botwinow will ski the Dolomite...
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09. January 2003

Otepaa Information
Course profile (at the bottom) http://www.sportnet.ee/mk/skeem30km_e.php PROGRAM Saturday, January 11th 2003 ...
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10. January 2003

All German in NC Standings
Germany...
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10. January 2003

Aukland, Fredriksson, Teichmann XC Favorites
With Frode Estil out, Anders Aukland, Mathias Fredriksson and Axel Teichmann are some of the leading favorites in th...
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10. January 2003

Will Ivanov Return on Top?
Russsia...
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10. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Svenska truppen till snowboard-VM Det svenska snowboardlandslaget har varit framg...
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10. January 2003

Swiss Ski News
Europacup Super-G Herren Veysonnaz springt f...
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10. January 2003

Otepaa XC Events Threatened by Cold Weather
There is considerable uncertainty regarding the cross-country events in Opetaa this weekend. Cold weather has forced ...
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10. January 2003

Double Olympic Tchepalova Becomes a Mother
The Cross-Country Skiing Olympic Champion Julija Tchepalova became a mother Saratov, RUSSIA ...
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10. January 2003

Qualification Lengths and Comments/Analysis from Liberec Ski Jumping
The first 38 are qualified, then at the bottom 13 of the top 15 in the overall world cup. Notables and comments: R...
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10. January 2003

Germany Wins Women?s Biathlon Relay
Kati Wilhelm shot better than Russia...
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10. January 2003

XC Decision Postponed Until Saturday Morning
Otepaa officials say that there will be jury meetings on Saturday morning to decide the faith of the scheduled cross-cou...
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10. January 2003

Otepaa XC Update/Start Lists
Please find startlists for the FIS World Cup cross-country event in Otep...
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10. January 2003

US XC Results/Nationals
US National Results Over 150 women and 200 men racers Biggest field ever Last time Nationals came to Rumford there ...
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10. January 2003

Ski Jumping Odds and Comments/Liberec
Sven Hannawald, after a strong training on Friday, is the winner favorite ahead of the Liberec ski jumping event on Satu...
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10. January 2003

Results Downhill Men Training 2/Bormio
1. (23) HOFFMANN A., SUI, 2:01.68, 0.00 2. (40) FILL Peter, ITA, 2:01.69, + 0.01 3. (20) WALCHHOFER M., AUT, 2:01.73...
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10. January 2003

XC Cancelled
Due to continuation of frost the Jury of the FIS World Cup cross-country event in Otep...
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11. January 2003

Dolomitenlauf News
Only 7 days left to Austria's most important Cross-Country Ski Event. The perfect snow conditions and the sunny weather...
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11. January 2003

Biathlon Start List Men's Relay Oberhof 110103/11:30 CET
1 RUSSIA RUS 11:30:00 MAIGOUROV Viktor ROSTOVTSEV Pavel ROZHKOV Sergei TCHEPIKOV Sergei 2 GERMANY...
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11. January 2003

Russia Wins Men?s Biathlon in Oberhof
Comments from the men...
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11. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Silver f...
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11. January 2003

Trail Round Lenghts Ski Jumping/Liberec
1 Hlava Lukas Dukla Liberec CZE 89.7 6. 117.5 23. 07 4. 2 Mazoch Jan Dukla Frenstat CZE 90.0 3. 121.5 13. 07...
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11. January 2003

Romoeren and Morgenstern in joint Lead in Liberec
Norway...
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11. January 2003

Training Results Nordic combined Chaux-Neuve
Jouni Kaitainen FIN 88,5 69,5 84,5 Antti Kuisma FIN 81,5 73,0 80,5 Samppa Lajunen FIN 90,0 89,5 85,0 *** Stable Ha...
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11. January 2003

Results Downhill Men Bormio
1. ( 31) EBERHARTER S., AUT, 1:59.27, 0.00 2. ( 28) WALCHHOFER M., AUT, 1:59.75, + 0.48 3. ( 26) RAHLVES Daron, US...
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11. January 2003

Ski Jumping Results from Liberec
1 33 Thomas Morgenstern 131.0 m 129.0 m 136.8 134.2 1 6 271.0 2 49 Andreas Widhoelz...
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11. January 2003

Women?s Biathlon Mass Start, Stats, Standings, Odds and Start Lists
The biathlon women will ski the 10k mass start in Oberhof on Sunday. Magdalena Forsberg won this world cup last year ahe...
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11. January 2003

Men?s Biathlon Mass Start, Stats, Standings, Odds and Start Lists
With 2 wins last season, victory in the world championship last season (the event will not be on the Olympic program unt...
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11. January 2003

Men?s Biathlon Mass Start, Stats, Standings, Odds and Start Lists
With 2 wins last season, victory in the world championship (the event will not be on the Olympic program until 2006) and...
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11. January 2003

Women?s XC Update
With temperatures of 0 to 7 minus expected for Sunday, there will be cross-country in Otepaa on Sunday. Weather condi...
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11. January 2003

Men?s XC Update and Start Lists Otepaa
Anders Aukland and Mathias Fredriksson will be the favorites in the men...
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11. January 2003

Liberec Comments Day One and Two/Ski Jumping (Eng.Ger.)
The ski jumpers look for day 2 on Liberec on Sunday. Below please find some interesting input from today...
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11. January 2003

Women's 15k XC Otepaa, Standings After 8.9k
1 1 Skari Bente NOR *10:30:00 25:43.1 0.0 2 3 Smigun Kristina EST *10:30:00 25:44.4 ...
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12. January 2003

Skari Records 34th Individual WC Victory, Smigun 2nd
After having skied together with Smigun until 10k, Bente Skari took off and quickly built a lead on Christina Smigun in ...
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12. January 2003

Disl Records 21st World Cup Win, Beats Dafokska on the Last Meters
Germany's Uschi Disl won her 21st individual world cup victory in Oberhof on Sunday as she won the women's mass start. ...
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12. January 2003

Brink Wins in Otepaa
Top 15 from Otepaa, men's 30k classic 1 9 Brink Joergen SWE *12:00:00 1:20:24.8 0.0 2 2 Aukland And...
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12. January 2003

Swedish Sensation in Otepaa XC
Sweden...
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12. January 2003

Bjoerndalen?s 5th Win of the Season
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen shot 18 out of 20 and won the men...
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12. January 2003

Ole Einar's 5th Win of the Season
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen shot 18 out of 20 and won the men...
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12. January 2003

Start List NC Gundersen Chaux-Neuve
1 GRUBER Michael TSU St. Veit AUT 231.0 0.0 0:00 2 DENIFL Wilhelm SV Natters - Bergisel AUT 230.5 0.5 0:02 3 KAITAIN...
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12. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
H...
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12. January 2003

Ski Jumping Cancelled
The event was cancelled at 15:00 CET due to wind. Due to very difficult weather conditions in Liberec, the ski jumpin...
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12. January 2003

Results Slalom Men Bormio
1. (1) KOSTELIC Ivica, CRO, 53.11, 55.92, 1:49.03, 0.00 2. (2) MILLER Bode, USA, 53.66, 55.77, 1:49.43, + 0.40 3. ...
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12. January 2003

Gottwald Wins in NC/Racer Comments Top 3
Starting with a bad first jump, Felix Gottwald came back strong in the 2nd jump and placed 6th in the jumping part in th...
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12. January 2003

Herminator Returns to Ski Racing
One year and a half after his terrible motor cycling accident, Hermann Maier returns to ski racing. His world cup comeba...
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12. January 2003

Ahonen Leads WC, Austria Dominates Nations Cup in Ski Jumping
Janne Ahonen leas a tight race in the overall ski jumping world cup, Hoellwarth and Widhoezl follow next. Top 8: 1...
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12. January 2003

Can Alpine News/Mis Alpine News
1) KOSTELIC WINS MEN...
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13. January 2003

Germany and Kircheisen on Top in NC
After a very strong start to the season, Bjoern Kircheisen has fallen to 2nd in the overall Nordic combined world cup. ...
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13. January 2003

Dafovska Leads Biathlon World Cup
Ekatarina Dafovska kept on to the lead in the women...
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13. January 2003

Brink 4th Swede to Win XC This Season
When Joergen Brink won men...
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13. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Trails Poiree in Biathlon World Cup
Raphael Poiree, after the incredible stable performance 2nd, 2nd, 4th, 5th, 1st, 1st, 6th and 3rd this season, holds on ...
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13. January 2003

US XC Results/Nationals
A very succesful US Nationals ended today with the Women's 30km and Men's 50km Skate. US Nationals, held in Rumford, Ma...
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13. January 2003

Schmitt Returns in Zakopane, Skips Japan
Martin Schmitt will return on the German team for Zakopane while most of the leading Germans plan to skip the Japan even...
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13. January 2003

Alsgaard and Skari Lead Norwegian XC Teams in Nove Mesto
Norwegian cross-country team selections for Nove Mesto, 10k skate for women, 15k skate for men on Saturday. Mix relays o...
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13. January 2003

SKADE ØDELA HELGAS RENN
Etter ...
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13. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Skidorientering: Stina EM-trea i masstarten P...
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13. January 2003

Smigun Wins, In America
NCAA results from Soldier Hollow, UT, USA, this weekend, story on Katrin Smigun below. Women...
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13. January 2003

Worldloppet Results
Oskar Sv...
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13. January 2003

Can Alpine News
) ERIK GUAY NAMED ALPINE CANADA ALPIN ATHLETE OF THE WEEK 2) VINCENT LAVOIE IS ALPINE CANADA ALPIN'S MOST IMPROVED ATH...
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14. January 2003

German XC Selections for Nove Mesto
These are the German team selections for the cross-country events in Nove Mesto next weekend. Rene Sommfeldt leads the m...
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14. January 2003

Sommerfeldt Leads XC WC
Germany...
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14. January 2003

Kristian Hammer Report (Nor.)
Etter ...
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14. January 2003

Finnish NC Update/Athletes Analysis
The World Cup A-tour is on a little break at the moment, the next two events take place in Japan (Hakuba Jan 22 and Sa...
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14. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Guld och silver till Sverige i skidorienteringens EM Vid dagens sprintdistans vid EM i skidorientering i italienska A...
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14. January 2003

Men's GS Adelboden 140103
1 50360 KNAUSS Hans AUT 1:14.78 1:14.90 2:29.68 0.00 2 510318 VON GRUENIGEN Michael SUI 1:15.71 1:14.06...
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14. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update
Adelboden, Switzerland (Jan. 14, 2003) - Thomas Grandi recorded his first World Cup giant slalom top-10 this season and ...
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14. January 2003

XC Odds and Comments for Nove Mesto
There is plenty of cross-country skiing action on http://www.oddsalive.com ahead of the weekend. In the head to head...
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15. January 2003

Norwegian XC Men Struggle
Going from 4 in the top 5 last season, the Norwegian cross-country men are all out of contention for the overall world c...
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15. January 2003

Women's Biathlon Presentation/Rupholding/Standings
Start list women's biathlon relay at 17:20 CET on Wednesday: 1 GERMANY GER 17:20:00 GLAGOW Martina DISL Usch...
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15. January 2003

Critics in Norway, Men?s XC Coach Skips WC Events
As reported earlier, the Norwegian cross-country men are struggling this season. Slow skis and sickness aside, vetera...
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15. January 2003

Soedergren Skips Nove Mesto/Top 10 for Elofsson
Sweden...
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15. January 2003

CANADIAN FREESKING CHAMPIONSHIPS-Whistler
Day one started off with the French setting the standard. Guerlain Chicherit, David Allemoz (Salomon), and Manuel Gaide...
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15. January 2003

US XC Skiers Join WC in Nove Mesto
After a great performance in the 2002 Olympic games, the American cross-country skiers have not skied much on the world ...
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15. January 2003

Sweden Makes XC Selections for Val di Fiemme
Sweden has selected 5 cross-country sprinters to the Val di Fiemme world championships in late February. Men: Thob...
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15. January 2003

MONTILLET CAPTURES CORTINA SUPER-G
Cortina d'Ampezzo Italy (January 15, 2003) - France's Carole Montillet won for the third time this season and fourth in...
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15. January 2003

Russia Wins Women's Biathlon Relay in Rupholding (Res.)
1 2 RUSSIA RUS 0+2 0+7 0+9 1:15:40.3 AKHATOVA Albina 0+1 0+1 0+2 ISHMOURATOVA Svetlana 0+1 0+1 0+2 KOUK...
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15. January 2003

Aamodt Fast in Downhill Training in Wengen
FIS Ski World Cup 2002/2003 Wengen (SUI) 15-01-2003 Results Downhill Men Training 1 Rank. (Bib) Name , Nation, Tim...
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15. January 2003

Biathlon Update Men's Relay Rupholding 160103
Start lists for the men...
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15. January 2003

Skari Aiming for Most Wins in One Season/Vealbe has 8
Bente Skari has won 6 individual cross-country events this season, she now has 34 individual wins. You may view all h...
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16. January 2003

Swedish XC News (Swedish)
WORLD CUP NEWS Landslag i medvind siktar p...
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16. January 2003

Alpine WC Standings 160103
Men's overall world cup standings: 1 Miller Bode USA 690 2 Eberharter Stefan AUT 655 3 Aamodt Kjetil-Andr...
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16. January 2003

Junior Worlds Update (Swe.)
JVM-temperaturen stiger i Sollefte...
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16. January 2003

Smigun Favorite in Women?s XC Skate
After 2 strong skate events this season, Bente Skari still trails Kristina Smigun in the favorite group in Saturday...
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16. January 2003

Nove Mesto XC Update
The cross-country events in Nove Mesto last year experienced that some of the best skiers focused on training ahead of t...
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16. January 2003

France on Top in Men?s Biathlon Relay, Strong Shooting
France won the men...
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16. January 2003

Norway 3rd in Men's Relay
France won the men...
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16. January 2003

Swedish Alpine News
Wengen viktig t...
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16. January 2003

Full Update, Res. Standings, Odds and Start Lists Women's Biathlon Sprint
The women will ski the biathlon sprint on Rupholding at 14:15 on Friday, with lots of different winners this season, to ...
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16. January 2003

Swedish XC News
Dubbla guld vid l...
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16. January 2003

Can Alpine News/Downhill Training Times
1) VANDERBEEK LEARNING TOUGH LESSONS AS WORLD CUP ROOKIE Turgeon To Wear Bib 8 In Saturday's Downhill At Cortina C...
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17. January 2003

Mikkelsplass Back in XC
2 days ago http://www.wintersport.as asked Norway...
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17. January 2003

Ski Jumping Update Zakopane
The ski jumpers start their training and qualification in Zakopane on Friday at 15:00 CET. Hannawald, Wihoelzl and Ahone...
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17. January 2003

Men?s downhill from Wengen 2002
Men...
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17. January 2003

Fredriksson Aims for Overall WC, Skips Swedish Championship
Despite Swedish championships next week, Sweden...
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17. January 2003

Busy Weekend for Piller Cottrer
Italy...
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17. January 2003

Training Lengths Round 1 Zakopane
Trainings lengths from Zakopane, take note that gates may vary, complete results later. 1 60 Sven Hannawald G...
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17. January 2003

Koukleva Wins Women?s Sprint
Russia...
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17. January 2003

Historic Biathlon Results from Rupholding, Men's Sprint
Men...
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17. January 2003

Norway Dominates Ski Jumping Qualification
The results from the ski jumping qualifications in Zakopane, the top 35 qualified, the top 15 from the world cup automat...
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17. January 2003

Women?s XC Nove Mesto, Full Update and Start Lists
The women...
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17. January 2003

Men?s XC Update, Nove Mesto
In the men...
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17. January 2003

Alpine Results, Wengen, Europa Cup
Results downhill men Wengen: 1. (8) EBERHARTER Stephan, AUT, 2:27.78, 0.00 2. (32) RAHLVES Daron, USA, 2:28.89, + ...
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17. January 2003

Full Update Men?s Biathlon Rupholding
There are 2 main favorites in the men...
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17. January 2003

Skari on Top Again in Skating, 7th Win of the Season, Smigun 3rd
Bente Skari proved that she now indeed masters skate as well as classic as she won the women...
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18. January 2003

Lots of Nations on Top in Women?s XC
There is certainly lots of nations represented in the women...
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18. January 2003

SKi Post News (US)
American Ski Marathon Series Begins on Saturday at Giant's Ridge. My father met Gunde Svan at Giants Ridge when the ...
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18. January 2003

Bauer Wins in Nove Mesto
Lukas Bauer, having skipped the last 2 world cup events, won the men...
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18. January 2003

Birkie Launches New Web Site for 30th Anniversary
HAYWARD, Wisc. -- The American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation has a powerful new tool to inform skiers, the general public a...
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18. January 2003

XC Profiles Presentations
Bente Skari says she has no plans to ski everything in Val di Fiemme, she will skip Sunday...
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18. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Likely Winner in Rupholding
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen leads after 10 clean shots in the men...
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18. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update
TURGEON 10th DESPITE CLOSE CALL AT FIRST JUMP IN CORTINA DOWNHILL Canadian heads into World Championships with fourth...
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18. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Dominates Sprint
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen won the men...
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18. January 2003

Ole Einar Wins Sprint
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen won the men...
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18. January 2003

Hannwald Wins in Zakopane (Res.)
Results from ski jumping in Zakopane on Saturday. 1 46 Sven Hannawald 140.0 m 134.0 m 148.5 137.7 1 ...
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18. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Favorite in Biathlon Pursuit
There is one favorite in the men...
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18. January 2003

Open Field in Women?s Biathlon Pursuit
The biathlon women will ski the pursuit in Rupholding on Sunday, please view start list below. Favorites (some of the...
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18. January 2003

XC Relay Updates for Sunday
Norway, Sweden, Italy and Germany look like the favorites in the men...
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18. January 2003

Gerrmany Wins Women's XC Relay
In a repeat of the 2002 Olympics, Germany beat Norway in the women...
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19. January 2003

Swiss Ski News (German)
Ski alpin: ...
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19. January 2003

XC Teams Nove Mesto (11:30 CET)/Comments
1 NOR Norway 1-1 r AUKLAND Anders 1-2 g ESTIL Frode 1-3 y HOFSTAD Tore Ruud 1-4 b ALSGAARD Thomas 2 SWE Sweden 2...
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19. January 2003

Dafovska Wins Women?s Biathlon Pursuit
Ekatarina Dafovska (2 missed shots) won her 3rd event of the season as she came from 6th after the sprint to win the wom...
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19. January 2003

Bjoerndalen?s 7th Win of the Season in Rupholding
With a huge lead on main rival Raphael Poiree after the sprint, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen cruised to victory in the men...
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19. January 2003

Ole Einar's 7th Win of the Season
With a huge lead on main rival Raphael Poiree after the sprint, Ole Einar Bjoerndalen cruised to victory in the men...
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19. January 2003

Norway Wins Men?s XC Relay, Alsgaard Beats Schwienbacher in Sprint
The Norwegian men Aukland, Estil, Ruud Hofstad and Alsgaard won the men...
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19. January 2003

Hannawald Wins in Zakopane (Res.)
Results from ski jumping in Zakoopane on Sunday. 1 61 Sven Hannawald 128.5 m 130.5 m 133.8 137.4 1 ...
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19. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update/Women's GS
MOVING UP ...
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19. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update/Men's Slalom Wengen
COUSINEAU CREATES BUZZ WITH 10TH-PLACE FINISH AT WENGEN History made as Japan garners first World Cup medal in alpine...
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19. January 2003

Piller Cottrer Wins Dolomitenlauf
Italy...
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19. January 2003

Relay Leg Times XC Relays Nove Mesto
Selected leg times from the men...
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20. January 2003

Sommerfeldt Holds on to XC Lead
Rene Sommerfeldt holds on to the lead in the men...
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20. January 2003

Ullrich to Go?
After a slow start to the season, at least by their standards, legendary biathlete Frank Ullrich may have to step down a...
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20. January 2003

Ski Jumping Standings
Nations cup standings: 1. Austria AUT 3419 113 164 250 186 260 297 295 232 201 200 317 209 258 231 206 2. Norway NOR...
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20. January 2003

US NCAA Results (XC)
NCAA results from this weekend, Katrin Smigun won both events in the women...
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20. January 2003

Can Alpine News
CRAZY CANUCKS AND CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM FEATURED IN NEW FASHION COLLECTON Roger Edwards Sport and Alpine Canada Al...
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20. January 2003

Swedish Snowboard News
Magnus till sjukhus efter krasch Direkt efter VM i Kreischberg ...
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20. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
PRESS Alpina landslaget "Damlagets bredd imponerar" Sveriges alpina damlandslag l...
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20. January 2003

NC Update Hakuba
The Nordic combined world cup moves to Japan for a sprint event on Wednesday (Hakuba). http://www.oddsalive.com has t...
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20. January 2003

Schmitt, Hannawald, Hoellwarth Skip Japan Events
While the Germans choose to send their B team to the ski jumping events in Germany (no Schmitt and Hannawald), Norway wi...
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20. January 2003

Can Ski News
1) SKI TELEVISION BROADCAST SCHEDULE 2) CRAZY CANUCKS AND CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM FEATURED IN NEW FASHION COLLECTION ...
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21. January 2003

Skari Aims for 8th Win of the Season in Oberhof
The women cross-country skiers will ski quite short mass starts in Oberhof next weekend, 10k classic. Bente Skari wil...
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21. January 2003

Estil and Aukland Lead Norwegian XC Men in Oberhof
The men...
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21. January 2003

NC B Cancelled
This is to inform that the Nordic Combined World Cup "B" competition in Lauscha (GER) 25.01.2003 is cancelled due to lac...
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21. January 2003

Sweden and Norway Lead Nations Cup Standings XC
Sweden (men) and Norway (women) lead the nations cup standing in cross-country, Germany is 2nd overall. Men class: Sw...
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21. January 2003

Snow in Val di Fiemme
The following press release was released January 10th this year. EVERYTHING IS READY IN THE VAL DI FIEMME FOR A "WHI...
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21. January 2003

NC Training Cancelled in Japan
Due to too much wind and snowfall, the training in Hakuba for the Nordic combined had to be cancelled on Tuesday after t...
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21. January 2003

Skari Leads XC World Cup
After her 7th individual victory this season, Bente Skari leads the women...
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21. January 2003

Muehlegg's Case in CAS to be Decided
Muehlegg cases : the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will render its decisions on 24 January 2003 Lausanne, ...
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21. January 2003

Men?s 20k Biathlon Update
The biathlon men will ski their first 20k this season in Anterselva on Thursday. Given the strong shooting of Ole Einar ...
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21. January 2003

Men's 20k Biathlon Update
The biathlon men will ski their first 20k this season in Anterselva on Thursday. Given the strong shooting of Ole Einar ...
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21. January 2003

Ski Jumping Res. NC Sprint Hakuba
1. 30 Denifl Wilhelm SV Natters - Bergisel AUT 92.5 130.0 72.0 19.0 18.5 19.0 18.5 19.0 56.5 128.5 1. 0:00 2. 38 Ack...
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22. January 2003

Ackermann Wins NC In Hakuba
Starting from 2nd after the jumping, Ronny Ackermann recorded the 7th fastest cross-country time and won the Nordic comb...
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22. January 2003

Start Lists SKi Jumping Hakuba
The start lists for ski jumping in Hakuba, training at 17:00 local time on Wednesday (10:00 CET). 1 Kreuzer Christoph...
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22. January 2003

Athletes Statements from NC Hakuba (Eng.Ger.)
Statement Ronny Ackermann: I am really happy about victory today. It is my first one this season and I waited quite a...
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22. January 2003

Swedish XC News
Sweden will host national ski championships this weekend, including cross-country, freestyle, snowboard, telamark, Nordi...
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22. January 2003

Can Alpine News/Men's Kitzbuhel Donwhill Training
) M...
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22. January 2003

SKUFFENDE 9.PLASS I HAKUBA
Det ble en noe skuffende 9.plass p...
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22. January 2003

NC Standings/Kristian Hammer Comments
Nations cup standings: 1 Germany GER 1984 235 246 249 238 153 138 175 166 147 237 2 Finland FIN 1406 153 90 102 117 ...
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22. January 2003

Ski Jumping Info from Hakuba
Ski jumping lengths from Hakuba below, top 5 and all results: 1st round lengths: Liegl 130 meters Miyahira 128 me...
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22. January 2003

Limited Finnish XC Team in Oberhof
Finland will have a limited team in the cross-country events in Overhof this weekend, no men and only 3 women. Kaisa ...
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22. January 2003

Poiree With Wife In Norway, Skips Anterselva
Raphael Poiree will not take part in the Anterselve events this weekend. The Frenchman says to http://www.wintersport.as...
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22. January 2003

Historic results from ski jumping Hakuba
Historic results from ski jumping Hakuba: 2001: 1 50 Schmitt, Martin GER 128 130,5 131,9 135,9 267,8 2 45 Jussil...
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22. January 2003

Bjoerndalen Favorite in Anterselva/Start Lists
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen is the winner favorite on the men...
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22. January 2003

Malysz Favorite in Japan
After strong performances last weekend and stable training on Wednesday, Adam Malysz, the winner of the overall world cu...
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23. January 2003

Nordic Combined B World Cup Klingenthal (res.)
1 ARNOULD, Kevin FRA 245.0 1 38:31.8 20 00.0 26 2 MARTINEZ, Mathieu FRA 235.0 4 ...
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23. January 2003

Elofsson and Fredriksson Swedish XC Favorites
Sweden will hold national cross-country championships this week, Per Elofsson and Mathias Fredriksson are the favorites ...
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23. January 2003

Ski Jumping Hakuba, Standings After 1st Jump
1. 27 Nagiller Christian SV Raika Natters-Bergisel AUT 91.3 132.5 82.5 19.0 19.0 19.0 19.0 19.0 57.0 139.5 1. 139.5 ...
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23. January 2003

Can Alpine News
1) WEATHER CANCELS EUROPA CUP RACE Racing was cancelled for the second consecutive day at Abetone, Italy, but this ti...
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23. January 2003

Hakuba Ski Jumping Results
Yet another Austrian youngster on top, Nagiller, he also lead after the first jump Matti Hautamaeki, after strong tra...
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23. January 2003

Swedish XC Championship Results
Results from the women's 15k classic mass start in the Swedish cross-country championship on Thursday: 1 1 Jenny Olss...
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23. January 2003

German XC Selections and Comments/Oberhof
Axel Teichmann has been struggling with sickness but is expected back this weekend in Oberhof, Andreas Schluetter is sic...
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23. January 2003

Fredriksson Swedish XC Champion on 30k
Results from the 30k classic mass start for men in the Swedish cross-country championship: Per Elofsson fell on the l...
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23. January 2003

Dratchev Wins in Anterselva, Bjoerndalen 16th
Veteran biathlete Vladimir Dratchev won the men...
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23. January 2003

Dratchev Wins in Anterselva
Veteran biathlete Vladimir Dratchev won the men...
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23. January 2003

Nordic Combined B World Cup Sprint Klingenthal (res.)
1 KESKINARKAUS, Mikko FIN 112.0 6 18:21.5 6 00.0 26 2 ROTEVATN, Sverre NOR 111.0 7 ...
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23. January 2003

Dafovska Wins 15k in Anterselva
As all the top 6 women in the women...
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23. January 2003

Women's Biathlon Relay Teams for Friday
These are the relay teams for the women...
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23. January 2003

Weather Knocks Out Kitz Training
More snow forced the second straight day of downhill training cancellation Thursday in Kitzbuehel. Unlike Wednesday's ca...
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23. January 2003

USA Makes Val di Fiemme Selections
Two-time Olympian Carl Swenson (Boulder, NH), who won three more titles at the recent Chevy Truck U.S. championships, he...
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23. January 2003

Can.and WC Alpine News
) READ AND PODBORSKI BACK ON THE PODIUM AT KITZBUHEL Kitzbuhel, Austria, (Jan. 23, 2003) - Two Canadians hit the podi...
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24. January 2003

Bill Demong Update
The US...
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24. January 2003

Jevne in Comeback (kind of)
Norway...
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24. January 2003

World University Games News
NORDIC COMBINED: Japan dominated the podium of the Nordic combined individual male. Norihito Kobayashi and Junpei Aok...
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24. January 2003

Poiree Holds on to World Cup Lead in Men?s Biathlon
As Ole Einar Bjoerndalen only managed 16th on the 20k in Anterselva on Thursday, Raphael Poiree (being with wife Liv Gre...
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24. January 2003

Ackermann Rules in Ski Jumping Training in Sapporo
The Nordic combined skiers will do the mass start in Sapporo on Saturday, the start time for the 10k skate cross-country...
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24. January 2003

The appeals filed by Johann Muehlegg dismissed
Lausanne, 24 January 2003 ...
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24. January 2003

Bjoerndalen and Andresen Skip Relays in Anterselva
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and Frode Andresen will skip the men...
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24. January 2003

Russia Wins Women's Biathlon Relay in Anterselva (Res.)
1 2 RUSSIA RUS 0+2 0+6 0+8 1:16:02.6 AKHATOVA Albina 0+0 0+0 0+0 BOGALI Anna 0+0 0+3 0+3 TCHERNOOUSOVA ...
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24. January 2003

Marcialonga News/Worldloppet
IT HAS BEEN DEFINITIVELY DECIDED: THE START FROM POZZA THE 5,000 COMPETITORS' MARCIALONGA IS GOING TO BE HELD ON SUNDAY...
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24. January 2003

NC Start Lists/Sapporo
The start list for the 10k skate mass start Nordic combined in Sapporo Saturday night 01:30 CET. 1 ACKERMANN Ronny W...
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24. January 2003

Ski Jumping Updates/Sapporo/Winner Odds/Historic Results
The ski jumpers will compete in the large hill in Sapporo Saturday morning 09:00 CET. The training starts at 01:00 Satu...
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24. January 2003

Women's XC Update/Oberhof
What is wrong with the cross-country world cup program? In Oberhof of Saturday only 30 women are entered and 9 are Germa...
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24. January 2003

Men's XC Update, Start Lists Oberhof
Frode Estil, Anders Aukland, Mathias Fredriksson and Andruus Veerpalu are some of many favorites in the men...
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24. January 2003

NC 10K XC Mass Start Sapporo 250103 (Res.)
The standings after the 10k cross-country part of Nordic combined in Sapporo on Saturday. Ski jumping at 05:30 CET. ...
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25. January 2003

Can. Alpine News/Europe and World Cup Updates
1) WEATHER POSTPONES KITZBUHEL SUPER-G 2003) - Snow and blustery conditions forced race organizers to postpone the me...
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25. January 2003

Start List Men's Biathlon Relay Anterselva 250103
1 RUSSIA RUS 13:45:00 MAIGOUROV Viktor ROSTOVTSEV Pavel ROZHKOV Sergei TCHEPIKOV Sergei 2 FRANC...
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25. January 2003

Ljoekelsoey Leads in Sapporo
Norway...
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25. January 2003

NC in Sapporo Postponed
Due to too strong wind and snowfall, the Nordic Combined jumping is postponed to 7pm this evening. So the decision in t...
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25. January 2003

Ljoekelsoey Wins in Sapporo
Norway...
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25. January 2003

Skari in 8th Win of the Season in Oberhof
Bente Skari took off after 2k out of 10k in the women...
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25. January 2003

Fredriksson Leads Burgermeister and Estil in Oberhof
Mathias Fredriksson, fresh from winning the Swedish championship on 30k classic mass start on Thursday, won Saturday...
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25. January 2003

Belarus Wins Men's Biathlon Relay in Anterselva (Res.)
Notables: Bjoerndalen and Andresen did not ski for Norway. Russia lost a lot on the first leg, only 5th overall. Ro...
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25. January 2003

Elofsson Swedish Champion by more than one Minute
Per Elofsson won the Swedish cross-country championship (15k skate) on Saturday with more than one minute on Anders Soed...
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25. January 2003

Ackermann Wins in Sapporo
Now, also the longest one day World Cup in Nordic Combined history has its winner: Ronny Ackermann (GER). Second beca...
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25. January 2003

Sweden Makes XC Selections for Val di Fiemme
Swedish cross-country selections for Val di Fiemme: Sprint men: Peter Larsson, Thobias Fredriksson, Mikael Oestber...
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25. January 2003

DARON RAHLVES IN HISTORIC HAHNENKAMM DOWNHILL WIN
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25. January 2003

Lots of Favorites in Men?s Biathlon
With Ole Einar Bjoerndalen down in 16th on the 20k earlier this week and Raphael Poiree returning from Norway, there may...
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25. January 2003

Dafovska Favorite in Mass Start
In the women...
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25. January 2003

Widhoelzl and Miyahira Favorites in Sapporo on Sunday
The ski jumpers will compete again in Sapporo at 03:00 CET. These are some of the various odds offered: Winner odds: ...
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25. January 2003

XC Updates Sprint Relays Oberhof
The cross-country women will ski the 6X1.6k sprint relay on Sunday with the men doing 10X1.6k. The women start at 11:...
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25. January 2003

Can. Alpine News/Women's Alpine Update
SIMARD, JANYK IN TOP 15 AT MARIBOR GIANT SLALOM Swede Anja Paerson holds commanding lead to win Maribor, SLO (Januar...
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25. January 2003

Marcialonga Elite Classes
START LIST ELITE GROUP (Men) 5 1007636 DE ZOLT ROBERTO ITA 6 PILLER SERGIO ITA 7 1223461 MARGAROLI IVAN ITA 18 129...
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26. January 2003

Standings After 1st Jump Ski Jumping Sapporo
Rank 1 58 Widhoelzl Andreas SC Fieberbrunn AUT 87.7 130.0 78.0 19.0 19.5 19.0 19.0 19.0 57.0 135.0 1 135.0 2 56 Petter...
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26. January 2003

Ski Jumping Sapporo 260103
1 56 Pettersen Sigurd Rollag og Veggli IL NOR 271.4 88.1 129.0 76.2 19.0 18.5 18.5 19.0 19.0 56.5 132.7 2 88.3 131.5 8...
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26. January 2003

Norway Wins Women's XC Sprint Relay
Norway with Anita Moen and Hilde Pedersen won the women...
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26. January 2003

Italy vs Germany in XC Sprint in Oberhof/Women's Leg Times
It came down to Italy with Di Centa/Zorzi vs Germany with Sommerfeldt and Angerer in the men...
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26. January 2003

Biathlon Women's Mass Start Anterselva 260103
1 5 AKHATOVA Albina RUS 0 0 0 0 0 36:42.84 2 2 BECAERT Sylvie FRA 1 1 0 1 3 +15.2 3 22 NIOGRET Corinne FRA 0 0 0...
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26. January 2003

Surprise Winner in Men?s Biathlon
The Ukraine...
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26. January 2003

2003 Marcialonga Results and Worldloppet Standings
Men's class: 1. 151 1185631 AUKLAND JORGEN NOR 2,25,52 100 2. 168 1158859 REZAC STANISLAV CZE 2,26,03 80 3. 191 136...
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26. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Fredrik Fortkord har hittat VM-formen Det ...
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27. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update
1) OH, SO CLOSE - Canadians experience frustrating slaloms at Kitzbuhel and Maribor Kitzbuhel, AUT, and Maribor, SLO ...
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27. January 2003

Swiss Ski News
Nordische Junioren-WM in Sollefte...
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27. January 2003

Varis Double Finnish Champion.
The results from the women...
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27. January 2003

Finnish XC Results
The results from the men...
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27. January 2003

Norwegian XC News
Norway will host cross-country championships starting on Thursday with the 5k classic for women and 10k classic for men....
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27. January 2003

Ahonen Leads Ski Jumping WC
Janne Ahonen leads the ski jumping world cup after the Japan events. Yet there is only around 200 points down to Hoel...
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27. January 2003

Maier Back on Top in Super G
Hermann Maier won Monday's men's Super G in Kitzbuehel. 1 50423 MAIER Hermann AUT 1:20.48 0.00 2 50451 GRU...
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27. January 2003

Poiree vs Bjoerndalen in Biathlon WC
Despite a less than perfect performance in Anterselva last week, Raphael Poiree and Ole Einar Bjoerndalen dominate the m...
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27. January 2003

Ole Einar Battling Poiree in wc
Despite a less than perfect performance in Anterselva last week, Raphael Poiree and Ole Einar Bjoerndalen dominate the m...
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27. January 2003

European Youth Olympic Festival XC Results
Results from the European Youth Olympic Festival on Monday below: Men's 10k skate: 1 31 Mikhail SEMENOV RUS 26...
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27. January 2003

Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree Gives Birth to Girl
Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree, one of the leading women biathletes over the last years, did give birth to a baby girl in N...
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28. January 2003

Alpine Updates
1) THE HERMINATOR IS BACK Maier's Sensational Super-G triumph Leads Austrian Sweep At The Hahnenkamm Kitzb...
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28. January 2003

Fredriksson on Top in Men?s XC
The men...
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28. January 2003

XC WC, A Historic Background
Paal Gunner Mikkelsplass won the first official cross-country world cup for men in 1981/82. The first overall winner was...
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28. January 2003

Andresen Aims for XC After All
Norwegian biathlete Frode Andresen, having just returned from Anterselva, says to http://www.wintersport.as that he will...
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28. January 2003

XC U23 Update
The program for the U23 cross championship starting in mid February: 13.02.2003 2362 Valdidentro ITA 15 km C Mst L ...
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28. January 2003

Freestyle News (Swedish)
Svenska medaljhopp i freestyle-VM Nu drar VM i freestyle ig...
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28. January 2003

Nordic Jr. Worlds Update (Swedish)
Svenska f...
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28. January 2003

Team Selections for Ski Flying in Kulm
Team selections for ski flying in Kulm: Norway Anders Bardal, Steinkjer Skiklubb Lars Byst...
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28. January 2003

Estil, Aukland and Skari Norwegian XC Favorites
As only Hetland, Alsgaard, Estil, Aukland and Skjeldal are certain on Norway...
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28. January 2003

European Youth Olympic Festival Biathlon and XC Results
Biathlon sprint men: 1 56 Kirill SHCHERBAKOV RUS 1 0 1 21:59.7 00:00.0 2 4 Danil ASYLGUZHIN RUS 1 0 1 22:26...
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28. January 2003

Swedish Ski News (Swedish)
Maria fr...
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28. January 2003

Swedish Alpine Selections
Sweden's athletes selected for the alpine championships in St. Moritz. Women: Susanne Ekman, Saltsj...
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28. January 2003

Slovenian XC Championship Results
10 KM CLASSIC MEN: 1. Vasja Rupnik (Valkarton) 28:07, 2. Jo...
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28. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update/Men's Slalom
GRANDI GRAND BUT CAN'T CATCH FINNISH FLASH Thomas Grandi turned in another solid top-15 performance, placing 12th in...
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29. January 2003

Ski Flying Update/Historic Info
The ski jumpers will compete in ski flying in Kulm this weekend. Please find below some historic results from the last 2...
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29. January 2003

High Altitude Preparations for Norwegian XC Skiers
The Norwegian cross-country teams will stay at Seiser Alm at around 2000 meters to prepare for the Val di Fiemme world c...
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29. January 2003

Norwegian Biathlon, HC Roger Grubben Interview
The Norwegian male biathletes will spend the next week putting in some volume training ahead of Lahti in a little more t...
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29. January 2003

Hannawald Ski Flying Favorite
Swen Hannawald, the ski flying world champion from 2000 and 2002, is the winner favorite ahead of Saturday...
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29. January 2003

Swedish XC News
Historiskt SM - Gunde inviger N...
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29. January 2003

Telemark News (Swedish)
Sandra p...
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29. January 2003

Snowboard News (Swedish)
Tragisk olycka vid v...
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29. January 2003

Swiss Alpine Selections
FIS alpine Ski-Weltmeisterschaften in St. Moritz 25 Schweizerinnen und Schweizer selektioniert F...
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29. January 2003

Skari Huge Favorite in Norwegian XC Championship
Bente Skari is a 1,2 favorite to win the women...
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29. January 2003

Alsgaard?s Last Chance to Qualify in Norway
With Aukland and Estil already selected (barring sickness) for the 30k classic opening distance in Val di Fiemme in 3 we...
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29. January 2003

Swedish Alpine News
Tv...
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30. January 2003

My most beautiful victory!/Hermann Maier
After I had a few days to let the events settle in and to find myself again, I want to send you my personal recounting o...
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30. January 2003

Swedish Paper Lists XC Ahtletes on ?Blood List?.
FIS has reportedly made up a list of some cross-country skiers that in some way or another have other than normal blood ...
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30. January 2003

Skari Very Strong in Norwegian XC Championship
Bente Skari, having been beaten the last 2 years in the Norwegian championship, did not let any of her competitors come ...
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30. January 2003

Hoellwarth Dominates Training in Kulm
Training lengths from Kulm: Hoellwarth 195, 201,5 and 182,5 meters, dominant Goldberger, 177, 154 and 171,5 meters ...
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30. January 2003

Worldloppet News, Race Updates
Elite cross-country skiers to take over Festival Plaza The Keskinada Loppet 2003 organizers are pleased to announce t...
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30. January 2003

Hjelmeset Norwegian XC Champion on 10k Classic
Oddbjoern Hjelmeseth, with bronze medals from the last 3 international championships, yet having struggled this season, ...
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30. January 2003

XC Sprint Moved to Norway
The classic cross-country sprint that was cancelled in Otapaa 2 weeks ago, has been moved to Drammen, Norway. Drammm...
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30. January 2003

Zorzi Italian Sprint Champion
Results from sprints in the Italian cross-country championship. Women: Femminile: 1. Kelder Cristina (Fiamme Giual...
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30. January 2003

Swedisc XC News (Swedish)
L...
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30. January 2003

XC Norwegian Championship, Men's Sprint Full Update
The sprint for men in the Norwegian championship on Friday offers a who-is-who list in skiing. For starters, Tor Arne...
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30. January 2003

Open Field in Norway?s XC Sprint for Women
The Norwegian cross-country women will ski sprints on Friday and there are plenty of favorites: Marit Bjoergen, has d...
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30. January 2003

Finnish NC Report
The second period in World Cup ended in Sapporo on 25th and next time the World Cup event takes place in Oslo on March...
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31. January 2003

Jyri Pelkonen Interview
Here follows an interview with the headcoach Jyri Pelkonen. Pelkonen sums up the second period and talks about the WM-...
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31. January 2003

Can Alpine News/WC Update
1) TURGEON, GRANDI TO LEAD CANADIAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ALPINE TEAM Canada's Top Ski Racers Represent Nation At St. Mori...
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31. January 2003

Norwegian XC Championship Sprint Prologue Times
Women's prologue: 10 1058270 Skari Bente Nittedal IL 3.19,92 Q 2 1...
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31. January 2003

Training Lenghts from Kulm/Hannawald 9 Meters Longer than Hill Record
Training lengths from Kulm, the hill record is 205 meters, Hannawald jumped 214 meters, Qualification at 13:45 CET. 1...
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31. January 2003

Skari Records 14th Norwegian title/Full Results
Bente Skari and Marit Bjorgen fought to a photo finish in the women...
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31. January 2003

Bjerkeli Beats Hetland in Sprint/Full Results
Haavard Bjerkeli won the Norwegian men...
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31. January 2003

FIS Marathon Cup continues with König Ludwig Lauf
FIS Marathon Cup 2002/2003 series continues with 31. K...
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31. January 2003

Qualification Lengths from Kulm
1 56 Florian Liegl AUT 206.5m 195.8 PQ 2 62 Andreas Widhoelzl AUT 200.0m 193.0 PQ ...
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31. January 2003

Biathlete Andresen Favorite in Norwegian XC Championship
The 30k skate for men in the Norwegian cross-country championship on Saturday will be the last chance to prove themselve...
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31. January 2003

Lewis; No FIS Statements Regarding Smirnov and Blood Values
Last summer there were discussions as to who were to take over after Odd Martinsen as Chairman of the FIS Cross-Country ...
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31. January 2003

Norway?s XC Championship Update/Saturday
Bente Skari is the favorite on the women...
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31. January 2003

Swedish XC Updates/Pursuits
Sweden will run the old sort of cross-country pursuit this weekend, 10k classic for men on Saturday, 10k skate on Sunday...
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31. January 2003

Hannawald Favorite in Kulm
Jan Erik Aalbu, Norway...
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31. January 2003

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