News Archive; January 2007


Trail Round Garmisch 010107
1 16 Martin Schmitt GER 123.5m 2 17 Andreas Widhoelzl AUT 123.0m 3 3 Thomas M...
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01. January 2007

Northug Confirmed for TDS
The head coaches in the Norwegian cross-country camp confirm to www.wintersport.as that Petter Northug will continue The...
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01. January 2007

Standings After 1st Round SJ Garmisch 010107, Kuettel Gaining on 4H Leader
The 2nd round for Garmisch is cancelled, the results below are thus final. Standings after the first round in ski jum...
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01. January 2007

Schlierenzauer Leads 4 hills After Garmisch
Top 15 in the 4 hilll standings after 2 events: 01 G.Schlierenzauer AUT 425.4 02 A.Kuettel SUI 422.4 03 A.Jacobse...
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01. January 2007

TDS Ski Update/Pursuits Oberstdorf
Warm weather has had its implications on Oberstdorf – but they are ready! Tour de Ski web found the right man to as...
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01. January 2007

Women's TDS Update Day 2/Pursuit
The Tour de Ski will continue with pursuits for men and women in Oberstdorf, Germany on Tuesday. In the women’s 5k pl...
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01. January 2007

Angerer, Northug, Dementiev TDS Event 2 Favourites
In the men’s 10k plus 10k pursuit in the Tour de Ski in Oberstdorf on Tuesday it is difficult to see any one skier tryin...
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01. January 2007

Bonus Seconds in TDS
For the first time in cross-country we will see bonus seconds given for intermediate sprints during a race and at the fi...
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01. January 2007

Bjoergen, Smigun Struggle After First Part of Pursuit
The Norwegian women took the charge in the early going in the women’s 5k plus 5k pursuit in Obersdorf today. Saarinen...
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02. January 2007

Favourites Falter in Women’s TDS, Steira Takes Victory
The Norwegian women took the charge in the early going in the women’s 5k plus 5k pursuit in Obersdorf today. Saarinen...
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02. January 2007

Start field shorter by 5 men
There will be 85 men at the start today since 5 sprinters will not be at the start. Oliver Kraas (RSA) is sick. Thoma...
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02. January 2007

Angerer, Dementiev Favourites After Classic Part in TDS Pursuit in Oberstdorf
Standings after the 10k classic in the men’s pursuit in Oberstdorf on Tuesday, day 2 of the Tour de Ski. Notable is t...
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02. January 2007

Steira Takes Lead in TDS 2/6 Events
Standings after 2 events in the women’s class in the Tour de Ski http://www.tour-de-ski.com/pdf/2007/CC/2303/2007CC23...
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02. January 2007

Vittoz Wins TDS Pursuit in Oberstdorf
Results and comments from he men’s 10k plus 10k pursuit in Oberstdorf on Tuesday, this was event 2 of the Tour de ski: ...
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02. January 2007

Oestensen Takes Overall TDS Lead After 2 Events
Standings in the men’s class in the Tour de Ski after 2 events, Next up 15k classic in Overstdorf on Wednesday. ht...
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02. January 2007

German XC Comments Pre Obersdorf Pursuit
Viessmann Tour de Ski: O-Töne und Audiomitschnitte vom DSV-Pressegespräch Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, wegen...
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02. January 2007

Swedish Alpine News 020107
Anja på skidor igen Idag, tisdag har Anja Pärson testat knäet för första gången sedan storslalomtävlingen i Semmering...
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02. January 2007

Can . XC Notes 020107
CANADA’S YOUNG NORDIC SKIERS CONTINUE LEARNING CURVE AGAINST WORLD’S ELITE AT TOUR DE SKI —Devon Kershaw finishes as to...
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02. January 2007

Kuitunen Uncertain Favourite in TDS/10KC, Soedergren in Men's Class 15KC
The women will ski the 10k classic in Oberstdorf on Wednesday, this in the 3rd out of 6 events in the Tour de Ski. No...
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02. January 2007

Nor Am News 030107
TORONTO'S SCOTT BARRETT TOP CANADIAN AT NOR-AM CUP SUNDAY RIVER, Maine - Scott Barrett (Toronto, ON) was the top Can...
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03. January 2007

Smigun out of Tour
Kristina Smigun has gotten sick and has withdrawn from the Tour de Ski. Smigun had an ok start in the sprint but faltere...
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03. January 2007

Majdic Wins 10k Classic in TDS Event 3
Results from the women’s 10k classic cross-country in the Tour de Ski on Wednesday: 1 39 MAJDIC Petra SLO 1276714 14:...
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03. January 2007

Steira Holds on to TDS Lead
Standings after 3 events of the women’s Tour de Ski below: Left are skate sprint, 15k classic mass start and 10k skat...
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03. January 2007

Goering Wins 15k Classic in Oberstdorf, Part 3 of TDS
Results from the men’s 15k classic interval start in Oberstdorf today. This was the 3rd out of 6 events in the Tour de S...
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03. January 2007

Training 2 Innsbruck 030107
1 71 Anders Jacobsen NOR 127.5m 2 66 Thomas Morgenstern AUT 127.0m 3 67 Adam ...
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03. January 2007

Angerer Takes TDS Lead, Northug Back in Favourite Group
Standings in the men’s Tour de Ski after 3 events below: http://www.tour-de-ski.com/pdf/2007/CC/2306/2007CC2306TDS.pd...
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03. January 2007

Qualification Results Innsbruck 030107
1 56 Michael Uhrmann GER 125.0m 124.0 Q 2 67 Adam Malysz POL 123.5m 120.8 PQ 3 66 ...
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03. January 2007

FIS World Cup Nordic Combined in Ruhpolding (GER) on January, 3rd 2007
Manninen - Koivuranta win, Haseney - Ackermann 2nd, Bieler - Stecher 3rd Hannu Manninen, together with Anssi Koivu...
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03. January 2007

One Month to go: Åre 2007
In just a month’s time, from 4th – 17th February, the highly anticipated 2007 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships will ta...
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04. January 2007

Nor Am Results
MONT-STE-ANNE, QC (January 3rd, 2007) - Emilie Desforges (Montréal, QC) and Shona Rubens (Canmore, AB) took silver and b...
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04. January 2007

US XC Champs: Freeman, Weier Win Openers
HOUGHTON, Mich. (Jan. 3) - Three-time Olympian Kris Freeman (Andover, NH) collected his seventh national title Wednesday...
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04. January 2007

Standings After 1st Round Innsbruck
1 13 Anders Jacobsen NOR 129.0m 132.7 Q 2 3 Thomas Morgenstern AUT 128.5m 129.8 Q 3 ...
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04. January 2007

Swe. XC Notes 040107
SM flyttas från Hudiksvall till Åsarna Snöbristen är anledningen till flytten men Hudiksvalls IF blir kvar som arran...
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04. January 2007

Ski Jumping Results Innbruck 040107
1 13 4889 JACOBSEN Anders 1985 NOR 129.0 128.5 265.0 2 3 4143 MORGENSTERN Thomas 1986 AUT 128.5 129.5 ...
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04. January 2007

Jacobsen Takes 4 Hills Lead as Schlieranzauer Struggles in Innsbruck
Talk about change of fortunes. Looking stable and strong Gregor Schlierenzauer came into Innsbruck as the 4 hills lea...
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04. January 2007

German Ski News 040107, TDS Comments
Oberstdorf (planegg/dsv) Folgende DSV-Aktive sind für den Grand Prix der Nordischen Kombinierer in Oberstdorf am 06.01....
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04. January 2007

Tactics for Bonus Points Main Issue in TDS
As the Tour de Ski enters the final 3 stages and the standings are extremely tight, tactics may play an ever important r...
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04. January 2007

ASIAGO IS WAITING FOR THE “TOUR DE SKI”
- Tomorrow the sprinters will chase the “bonus” - The appointment is at 11.00 with the qualifications - The fin...
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04. January 2007

CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING CHAMPIONS AS “TOURISTS” ON CERMIS
THEY INSPECTED THE TOUR DE SKI FINAL CLIMB - No legs today for the Tour de Ski in view of the sprint race of to...
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04. January 2007

BRIGITTE ACTON 25TH IN ZAGREB SLALOM
CALGARY, AB (November 28, 2006) – Brigitte Acton (Mont-Tremblant, QC) earned her third Top 30 World Cup Slalom result of...
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04. January 2007

Ulvang to WS, No Problem with Team Orders for Now
Both the Norwegian and German cross-country teams have indicated that tactics will be an important element during the ne...
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04. January 2007

Nor Am Results 040107
SCOTT BARRETT DELIVERS ANOTHER MEDAL PERFORMANCE AT NOR-AM CUP SUNDAY RIVER, Maine (January 4th, 2007) - Scott B...
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04. January 2007

US XC Champs: Freeman Picks up Eighth Title
18-year-old Turzian wins women's 10K HOUGHTON, Mich. (Jan. 4) - Two-time Olympian Kris Freeman (Andover, NH) picked u...
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05. January 2007

Kuitunen Fastest in Asiago TDS Sprint Qualification
Results from the women’s sprint skate qualification in the Tour de Ski in Asiago today. Generally the qualification i...
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05. January 2007

Oestensen Lead Men's XC Quali in TDS Skate Sprint in Asiago
Men’s qualification from the skate sprint in Asiago today, comments below: 1 21 Oestensen Simen NOR *11:52:10 2:21....
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05. January 2007

Kuitunen Wins 4th Event in TDS/Sprint Skate Asiago
Women’s sprint skate Asiago, event 4 Tour de Ski 1 1 1166037 KUITUNEN Virpi 1976 FIN 2 2 1303777 BJOERG...
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05. January 2007

Men’s sprint skate Asiago, event 4 Tour de Ski
1 4 1092511 HETLAND Tor Arne 1974 NOR 2 5 1192130 FREDRIKSSON Thobias 1975 SWE 3 15 3420239 NO...
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05. January 2007

TDS Standings 4/6 Events
Women’s Tour de Ski standings: http://www.tour-de-ski.com/pdf/2007/CC/2399/2007CC2399TDS.pdf And men’s: http://...
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05. January 2007

Women's Biathlon Sprint Oberhof 050107
1 6 NEUNER Magdalena GER 0 2 2 24:18.4 2 19 HENKEL Andrea GER 1 0 1 +17.3 3 11 GLAGOW Martina GER 0 0 ...
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05. January 2007

Can . XC News 050107, Sprint Skate Asiago TDS
WOODEN LEGS MAKE QUEST FOR GOLD DIFFICULT FOR CHANDRA CRAWFORD IN SPRINT AT TOUR DE SKI IN ITALY —Crawford finishes 12t...
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05. January 2007

TDS Update from Val di Fiemme
TOMORROW MASS START IN VAL DI FIEMME THE TOUR DE SKI BECOMES INCREASINGLY EXCITING - Ladies will compete in a 15 K...
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05. January 2007

Women's 15k Classic Mass Start Val di Fiemme, Event 5 TDS
1 1 Kuitunen Virpi FIN *11:30:00 42:02.2 0.0 2 5 Saarinen Aino Kaisa FIN *11:30:00 42:39.3 +37.1 3 2 Bjorgen M...
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06. January 2007

Men's Biathlon Sprint Oberhof 060107
1 1 KRUGLOV Nikolay RUS 1 0 1 28:38.4 2 7 GREIS Michael GER 1 0 1 +3.5 3 19 VUILLERMOZ Rene Laurent ITA...
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06. January 2007

TDS Ski News/Women's 15k Mass Start
- Kuitunen wins again in the Tour de Ski and remains the leader - Second the team-mate Saarinen, third Marit Bjoergen ...
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06. January 2007

Men's 30k Classic Mass Start Val di Fiemme 060107/Event 5 TDS
1 29 3420036 ROENNING Eldar 1982 NOR 1:21:30.0 0.00 2 45 3480015 ALYPOV Ivan 1982 RUS 1:21:30.6 0.17 ...
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06. January 2007

Men's 30k Classic Mass Start Val di Fiemme 060107/Event 5 TDS
1 29 3420036 ROENNING Eldar 1982 NOR 1:21:30.0 0.00 2 45 3480015 ALYPOV Ivan 1982 RUS 1:21:30.6 0.17 ...
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06. January 2007

JOHN KUCERA LEADS CANADIAN ALPINE SKIERS INTO THE NEW YEAR
ADELBODEN, SUI (January 6, 2007) – Calgary’s John Kucera certainly enjoyed his Christmas break as he opened the New Year...
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06. January 2007

Kuitunen Clear Fav. in Women's TDS, Angerer vs. Young Norwgians in Men's Class
Many of the presumed best skiers in the last long in the Tour de Ski (Vittoz, Hoffmann, Piller Cottrer, Dementiev, di Ce...
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06. January 2007

Men's TDS Last Leg Shortened
The jury has modified the tomorrow men race. The race distance will be of 11 km and for this reason the race is going t...
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06. January 2007

Swe. Biathlon News (Swe.)
Wolfgang Pichler är årets damtränare inom skidskyttevärlden I kväll (Lördag) delas årets priser för ledarna inom s...
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06. January 2007

Aamodt to Retire, for now?
Kjetil Andre Aamodt, one of the world’s leading alpine skiers of all times, announced his retirement on Norwegian TV ton...
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06. January 2007

THE MARCIALONGA 2007… COMING TO THE END!
YESTERDAY THE COMPETITOR N.5030 HAS BEEN ENTERED - Great participation success, as in 2004 - 45 Km of the track ...
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07. January 2007

Kuitunen Holds on to Tour de Ski Lead
Final standings in the women’s Tour de Ski, these are also the results from last event since this was an old style pursu...
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07. January 2007

Can. Alpine News, Men's Slalom 070107
WHISTLER’S MICHAEL JANYK SLALOMS AWAY TO 9th PLACE UNDER RAIN AT ADELBODEN Janyk only Canadian to finish the race; Sw...
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07. January 2007

Angerer Wins TDS 07
Results from the men’s class in last event in the Tour de Ski today. These results are also the final standings as this ...
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07. January 2007

Standings After Round 1 Bischofshofen 070107
1 48 Gregor Schlierenzauer AUT 139.5m 144.6 Q 2 1 Anders Jacobsen NOR 137.5m 140.0 Q 3 ...
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07. January 2007

Final Standings Ski Jumping Bischofshofen 070107
1 48 Gregor Schlierenzauer 139.5m 141.0m 144.6 147.3 1 2 291.9 PQ 2 1 Anders Jacobsen 137.5m 142...
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07. January 2007

TDS Comments
Virpi Kuitunen The climb was very hard, it was as terrible as I expected it. In my opinion, this is not cross country...
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07. January 2007

CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING FLIES HIGH ON MOUNT CERMIS
KUITUNEN AND ANGERER AT THE TOP OF THE TOUR DE SKI - Great effort and large crowd for the final stage - Kuitune...
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07. January 2007

Germany Makes Bia Selections for Rupholding 07
GERMAN BIATHLON TEAMS FOR RUPHOLDING Folgende Athletinnen und Athleten sind für den Weltcup der Biathleten in Ruhpold...
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08. January 2007

Team Sprints Conclude U.S. Championships
HOUGHTON, Mich. (Jan. 7) - Two-time Olympian Lars Flora (Anchorage, AK) and Chad Giese (St. Paul, MN) upset Olympians An...
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08. January 2007

Kuitunne, Angerer Take XC WV Leads
Virpi Kuitunen jumped to a clear lead in the women’s overall world cup standings after she collected 400 points in the T...
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08. January 2007

World Freestyle Champs Postponed
PARK CITY, Utah (Jan. 8) - The 2007 FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships, set to begin in two weeks in Madonna di Campi...
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08. January 2007

Russian XC WC Events Moved to Khanty Mansiysk?
The cross-country events scheduled for Rybinsk on the 20th and 21st of January are in danger due to lack of snow. Kha...
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08. January 2007

Schlierenzauer to Skip Ski Flying
Youngster Gregor Schlierenzauer, 2nd in the 4 hills overall standings and the winner of 4 world cup events this season, ...
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09. January 2007

Men's Alpine Moved from Chamonix to Val d'Isere
The Men’s DH and SC cancelled in Chamonix (FRA) are rescheduled in Val d’Isère (FRA) on 20.-21.01.2007 (original dates)....
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10. January 2007

Some Info on Kjetil Andre Aamodt
Kjetil-André Aamodt (NOR), the most successful alpine skier in terms of the number of medals won at title events, announ...
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10. January 2007

'Tour Fathers' after the first Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski
Following the inaugural Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance by Craft Sportswear, FIS Newsflash had an opportunity to a...
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10. January 2007

Men's Biathlon Relay Rupholding 110107
1 3 NORWAY NOR 0+3 2+4 2+7 1:29:17.01 SVENDSEN Emil Hegle 0+2 0+0 0+2 HANEVOLD Halvard 0+0 0+0...
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11. January 2007

Men's Downhill Training Wengen 110107
OFFICIAL RESULTS - FIRST TRAINING Rank Bib FIS Code Name Year Nation Total Time FIS Points 1 11 510030 CUCHE Did...
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11. January 2007

Rybinsk XC Changed to Mass Start
These are the changed events for the cross-country event in Rybinsk: This is to inform that the FIS Cross-Country Wor...
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11. January 2007

Marcialonga News 110107
Press Release of 11th January 2007 FINGERS CROSSED FOR THE MARCIALONGA 2007 25 KM OF TRACK STILL MISSING BEFORE...
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11. January 2007

Women's Biathlon Sprint Rupholding 120107
1 21 BAILLY Sandrine FRA 0 0 0 24:24.0 2 5 OLOFSSON Anna Carin SWE 0 1 1 +8.5 3 1 BAVEREL-ROBERT Florenc...
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12. January 2007

Men's Biathlon Sprint Rupholding 130107
1 26 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 0 0 0 23:34.9 2 3 HANEVOLD Halvard NOR 0 0 0 +37.2 3 27 SVENDSEN Emil Heg...
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13. January 2007

Widhoelzl Takes Wind Adjusted Lead in Vikersund
Standings after round one in Vikersund today, the wind conditions were quite changing throughout the event. Widhoezl ...
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13. January 2007

FIS World Cup Nordic Combined in Val di Fiemme (ITA) on January, 13th 2007
Bieler wins, Gottwald 2nd, Lamy Chappuis 3rd Christoph Bieler (241.7 points) could gain his third World Cup victor...
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13. January 2007

Results Ski Flying Vikersund 130107
1 42 Anders Jacobsen 208.0m 193.5m 202.6 185.7 3 7 388.3 PQ 2 37 Thomas Morgenstern 206.0m 189.5...
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13. January 2007

Women's Biathlon Mass Start Rupholding 140107
1 1 OLOFSSON Anna Carin SWE 1 1 1 1 4 44:32.01 2 2 WILHELM Kati GER 1 1 0 1 3 +20.0 3 3 GRUBBEN Linda N...
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14. January 2007

Men's Biathlon Mass Start Rupholding 140107
1 1 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 0 0 0 0 0 40:58.12 2 15 SVENDSEN Emil Hegle NOR 0 0 1 0 1 +47.7 3 21 SUMAN...
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14. January 2007

US Ski Notes 140107
Ligety Leads as Miller Goes Out WENGEN, Switzerland (Jan. 14) - Olympic combined champion Ted Ligety (Park City, NH)...
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14. January 2007

Swe. XC Notes 140107
U23 åkarnas förbundskapten, Bengt Stattin, har efter helgens SM-tävlingar tagit ut elva åkare som ska representera Sveri...
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14. January 2007

Bjoergen Skips Rybinsk, Aims for All Events in Worlds
Norwegian cross-country skier Marit Bjoergen plans to race 3 out of 4 events in the Norwegian champs this week and will ...
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15. January 2007

Ten Olympians Stack US XC Worlds Team
PARK CITY, Utah (Jan. 15) - Ten Olympic skiers headline a group of a dozen cross country athletes named to compete next ...
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15. January 2007

Bjoerndalen, Berger Skip Pokljuka
Norway has made these selections for the upcoming biathlon week in Pokljuka. Women: Anne Ingstadbjørg, Meråker Ski...
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15. January 2007

Bjoerdalen to Focus on Training, Berger Aims to Qualify for XC Worlds
Notably Ole Einar Bjoerndalen will skip this week’s biathlon in Pokljuka and focus on training. Bjoerndalen will very li...
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15. January 2007

Henkel, Glagow Skip Pokljuka Sprint, as Does Chinese Team
These are the German teams for the biathlon events in Pokljuka this week. Glagow and Henkell will not take part in the ...
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16. January 2007

Marcialonga 2007 on track
5,100 COMPETITORS TO REVIVE THE TRADITION - The decision was taken yesterday evening by the executive committee...
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16. January 2007

Teter Named USOC Sportswoman of the Year
PARK CITY, Utah (Jan. 16) - U.S. Snowboarding rider Hannah Teter (Belmont, VT) was voted 2006 Sportwoman of the Year, th...
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17. January 2007

Angerer Heads to Russia to Defend WC Lead
The leading German skiers Rene Sommerfeldt, Jens Filbrich and Tobias Angerer will race the 30k in Rybinks this weekend. ...
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17. January 2007

No Swedes in Rybinsk
No Swedish skiers will participate in the Rybinsk cross-country events this weekend. It was originally planned that S...
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17. January 2007

Women's Sprint Pokljuka 170107
1 19 OLOFSSON Anna Carin SWE 0 1 1 21:45.2 2 18 MOISEEVA Tatiana RUS 0 0 0 +6.8 3 13 WILHELM Kati GER ...
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17. January 2007

Ski Flying: When the pulse „flies“ higher
Ski Flying is the most spectacular event in Ski Jumping. If it's already difficult to describe a normal jump to a non-sk...
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17. January 2007

Decisive months ahead for 2014 Candidate Cities
Sochi (RUS), Salzburg (AUT) and PyeongChang (KOR) – the three official Candidate Cities bidding to host the XXII Olympic...
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17. January 2007

Varis, Lallukka Win Fin. XC Events
Enclosed please find results from Finnish Cross-Country National Race in Rokua, Utajärvi on Wednesday, Jan 17. Free tec...
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17. January 2007

Finland with Small but Strong Team in Rybinsk
Finland will send 3 athletes to the cross-country events in Rybinsk this weekend. Virpi Kuitunen Riitta-Liisa Ropone...
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18. January 2007

German Ski News and Notes 18th to 21st of Jan.07
GERMAN SKIING NEWS: SHORT COMMENTS IN ENGLISH WITH CAPITAL LETTERS: THE SKI FLYING SCHEDULED FOR OBERSTDORF THE 27...
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18. January 2007

Kitzbuhel Events Confirmed
AUDI ALPINE FIS WORLD CUP 2006/07, 18.01.2007 The Men’s events scheduled in Kitzbühel (AUT), 26.-28.01.2007 are confi...
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18. January 2007

Bjoergen Cruises to Nor. XC Title on 10k Skate
Women’s 10k skate Norwegian cross-country champs on Thursday: Steira, Skofterud, Pedersen did not ski. 1 Bjørgen ...
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18. January 2007

Northug Nor. XC Champion, Berger 4th
Petter Northug cruised to victory in the Norwegian cross-country championships on 15k skate on Thursday. Results on t...
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18. January 2007

Viessmann FIS Cross-Country World Cup in Otepää confirmed
The Viessmann FIS Cross-Country World Cup events in Otepää (Estonia) will take place as planned with distance races ov...
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19. January 2007

Bjoergen Beaten in Norway
Junior skier Astri Jacobsen won the prolouge with almost 2 seconds and controlled the field all day as she won the women...
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19. January 2007

Vigen Hattestad Nor. XC Sprint Champ, Many Favourites did not start
Ola Vigen Hattestad beat Oddbjoern Hjelmeset in a photo finish to record a victory in the Norwegian cross-country classi...
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19. January 2007

Women's Biathlon Pursuit Pokljuka 190107
1 3 WILHELM Kati GER 1 0 0 0 1 35:05.73 2 2 MOISEEVA Tatiana RUS 0 1 0 1 2 +51.5 3 5 SOKOLOVA Natalya B...
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19. January 2007

Roponen Wins in Rybinsk
Women's 15k skate mass start in Rybinsk today: 1 4 Roponen Riitta Liisa FIN *11:00:00 39:22.0 0.0 2 2 Neumannova...
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20. January 2007

Results men's XC 30k skate mass start Rybinsk 200107
1 2 3480016 LEGKOV Alexander 1983 RUS 1:14:05.4 0.00 Continued strength from Tour de ski 2 13 1177580 JON...
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20. January 2007

Ski Jumping Results Zakopane 200107
One round only: 1 14 4333 URBANC Rok 1985 SLO 136.0 143.3 2 26 2033 LJOEKELSOEY Roar 1976 NOR 133.5...
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20. January 2007

Can. XC News 200107
CANADA’S NORDIC ATHLETES SPRINT FOR FINAL SPOTS ON WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ROSTER AT HAYWOOD NORAMS IN ALBERTA - Phil...
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20. January 2007

Korosteleva, Wenzl Fastest in Qualifications in Rybinsk
Results from the qualifications for skate cross-country sprints in Rybinsk today: Women's qualification_ 1 11 Ko...
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21. January 2007

Results Women's XC Skate Sprint Rybinsk 210107
Notice that Follis qualified 16th, Kuenzel 16th and Randall 9th, a pattern normally not seen in the women’s class: rathe...
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21. January 2007

Results Men's XC Skate Sprint Rybinsk 210107
1 10 1223267 PASINI Renato 1977 ITA 2 29 3480007 PANKRATOV Nikolai 1982 RUS 3 25 1178162 ANGER...
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21. January 2007

Results Women's Biathlon Mass Start Pokljuka 210107
1 17 KHVOSTENKO Oksana UKR 0 0 0 0 0 41:55.96 2 2 WILHELM Kati GER 2 0 1 0 3 +13.4 3 14 BRANKOVIC Tadeja...
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21. January 2007

Randall Sprints to First U.S. Women's Podium
RYBINSK, Russia (Jan. 21) - Two-time Olympian Kikkan Randall (Anchorage, AK) earned the first World Cup cross country po...
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21. January 2007

All Round Skiers Strong in XC Sprints
It started during the Tour de Ski and it continued this weekend, strong all round skiers doing well in cross-country spr...
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22. January 2007

Northug Impressive in Norway
Norway’s young cross-country Petter Northug once again out-sprinted Tore Ruud Hostad in a sprint, this time on the last ...
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22. January 2007

Norway Makes Otepaa Selections, Leaves Northug, Pettersen Off Team
Norway has made these selections for the cross-country world cup events in Otepaa this upcoming weekend: It is pretty...
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22. January 2007

FINNISH CROSS-COUNTRY MEDIA INFO, Jan 22
The first six cross-country skiers named to Finnish Team for Sapporo World Championships Finnish Ski Association has ...
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22. January 2007

German Selections for Alpine and Biathlon Worlds 2007
Planegg (dsv) Folgende DSV-Aktive wurden von der Sportführung des Deutschen Skiverbandes (DSV) für die Alpinen Weltmeist...
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22. January 2007

Swe. Alpine News 220107
VM-uppladdning i Åre Svenska Alpina Landslaget väljer att lägga några dagars träning i Åre som uppladdning inför VM ...
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22. January 2007

No return for Veerpalu in Otepaa, will Race Marcialonga
Andrus Veerpalu, the 2002 and 2006 Olympic champion on the 15k, has struggled with a knee injury and will not race in Ot...
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22. January 2007

Germany Makes Ski Team Selections for World Cups Week 4/07
German ski team selections for the upcoming week: Notably absent from the men’s cross-country team is Filbrich. ...
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23. January 2007

Alsgaard Quits Coaching Career in Sweden
Thomas Alsgaard has withdrawn as coach for the Swedish cross-country skiers: Reasons: lack of motivation and disagree...
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23. January 2007

Alsgaard Quits Coaching Career in Sweden
Thomas Alsgaard has withdrawn as coach for the Swedish cross-country skiers: Reasons: lack of motivation and disagree...
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23. January 2007

Swe. XC Otepaa 2007 Selections, Dahlberg Retruns
These are the Swedish team selections for the cross-country events in Otepaa this next weekend. A star ahead of the n...
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23. January 2007

Bauer to Return in Davos?
After a strong start to the season Lukas Bauer has disappeared from the international arena. As far as www.wintersport.a...
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24. January 2007

Braathen and Alsgaard Head to Head in Sweden
It is not a pretty situation in Swedish cross-country these days. Thomas Alsgaard has left his position as the men’s ...
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24. January 2007

U.S. Names 37 for Nordic JWCs/U-23 Champs
PARK CITY, Utah (Jan. 24) - Thirty-seven athletes have been named to compete at the Nordic Junior World Championships/Un...
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24. January 2007

Flora, Valaas Win SuperTour FR Sprints
CABLE, Wis. (Jan. 24) - Laura Valaas (Wenatchee, WA), who has been almost bulletproof this winter in Cross Country Super...
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25. January 2007

Moseley, Worthington and Parisien in Ski Hall of Fame
LAS VEGAS (Jan. 24) - The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame ran its list of honored members Wednesday to 349, welcomin...
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25. January 2007

MARCIALONGA: THE SUN AFTER THE SNOW!
“BUBO” VALBUSA DETERMINED TO GIVE BATTLE - The snow fell also today, then the sun came out - It will be a wonderf...
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26. January 2007

Kowalczyk Wins 10k Classic in Otepaa
Kowalczyk got her first ever win in World Cup Justyna Kowalczyk of Poland produced a powerhouse race to claim her f...
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27. January 2007

XC Comments Otepaa 270107
1. Justyna Kowalczyk (POL): The first win is fantastic and I am so happy! I won three golds in Torino Universiade late...
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27. January 2007

Teichmann won classical race in Otepaa
Former world champion Axel Teichmann of Germany produced a storming finish for record his first win of the season in t...
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27. January 2007

Svartedal and Kuitunen celebrated sprint victories
Virpi Kuitunen continued her superb season with another World Cup stage win. The best Finnish cross-country skiier dom...
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28. January 2007

Quotes From Otepaa 280107, Classic XC Sprints
Virpi Kuitunen. "For me it was very important to win today because in Saturday I lost some points in 10km classical...
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28. January 2007

WHITE AND “NORDIC” MARCIALONGA VICTORIES FOR AHRLIN (SWE) AND PEDERSEN (NOR)
- The Swedish wins before Aukland (NOR) and the Italian Cattaneo - Hilde Pedersen always in the lead - The Valley...
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28. January 2007

Koos 3rd, Newell 4th in CL Sprint in Estonia
OTEPAEAE, Estonia (Jan. 28) - Two-time Olympian Torin Koos (Leavenworth, WA) finished third and Andy Newell (Shaftsbury,...
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28. January 2007

CANADIAN BIATHLETES CONTINUE THEIR TOP-20 STREAK AT THE JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ITALY
- Canada’s Maxime Leboeuf and Brendan Green grab 11th and 12th in the junior men’s pursuit - Martell – Val Marte...
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29. January 2007

Sweden Makes Sapporo 07 Worlds Selections
Plaese see below for the Swedish cross-country selections for the cross-country worlds in Sapporo: Ytterligare tre ...
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29. January 2007

Nor. XC, 2007 World Teams (Suggested)
Norway will select cross-country teams for the Sapporo worlds later this week. These 12 men seem to be the likely can...
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29. January 2007

Norway Will Send XC Teams to China
Norway will send cross-country skiers to the events in Changchun, China on February 15th and 16th. However, this will...
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29. January 2007

Bjoergen Skips Davos
These are the Norwegian team selections for the cross-country events in Davos this upcoming weekend: The programs: ...
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29. January 2007

Seven Named to '07 Nordic Worlds Team
PARK CITY, Utah (Jan. 29) - The U.S. Ski Team is sending five nordic combined skiers and two jumpers to compete Feb. 22-...
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29. January 2007

Leading German XC Skiers to Skip Davos??
According to this press release below the leading German cross-country skiers Angerer, Filbrich, Goering and Teichmann w...
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29. January 2007

Finnish Cross-Country Team for Sapporo nearly completed
Finnish Ski Association has named eight more cross-country skiers to the team for World Championships in Sapporo. The at...
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29. January 2007

Teichmann to Choose Toblach over Davos?
With reference to our story yesterday it now appears that Teichmann and Filbrich will take part in the Toblach events an...
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30. January 2007

Svartedal Wins Classic Sprint, Struggles to Clear First Hurdle
Jens Arne Svartedal has won 2 classic sprints in the world cup this season (and 10 in his career) yet has struggled to ...
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30. January 2007

XC Notes, Teichmann Strong, Candidate for Team Sprint in Worlds?
Germany’a Axel Teichmann, after enormous struggles this summer with injuries, looks to be back at his potential as the 2...
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30. January 2007

Swe. Alpine News
Svenska Alpina VM-laget Nio damer och nio herrar, av dessa är fem VM-debutanter och två juniorer. Det är en kort besk...
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31. January 2007

German Skiing Selections WC Week 5 2007
These are German team selections for the skiing world cup events this week. As www.wintersport.as reported earlier th...
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31. January 2007

Swe. Biathlon News 310107
Laget till lördagens inledande VM-sprint klart Alldeles nyss (onsdag eftermiddag) spikade svenska skidskytteland...
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31. January 2007

ALPINE CANADA SENDS LARGEST TEAM EVER TO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
Nine World Cup Medalists Among Record 19 Racers To Meet Tough Qualifying Standards ÅRE, SWEDEN (January 31, 2007...
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31. January 2007

Norway Makes Sapporo Selections
Norway made these selections today for the cross-country skiers to represent the nation in Sapporo in the worlds startin...
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31. January 2007

Sapporo 2007: Three weeks to go
In just 22 days, the Nordic skiing world will converge upon Sapporo for the 2007 FIS Nordic Ski World Championships to b...
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31. January 2007

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