News Archive; October 2007


GSIESER TAL-LAUF - GRAN FONDO VAL CASIES
Pressemitteilung vom 2. Oktober 2007- Mario Facchini - Ufficio Stampa Newspower GSIESER TAL-LAUF ZÄHLT ZUM EUROPA...
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02. October 2007

Progress in Liberec
Zurich also played host to the second meeting in 2007 of the FIS Coordination Group for the FIS Nordic World Ski Champio...
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03. October 2007

Cross-Country Skiing: Increasing quality through cooperation
The Cross-Country section of the FIS family had a busy schedule in Zurich last week. Besides the meetings of the FIS Sub...
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03. October 2007

Ski Jumping: Ensuring quality and fairness
The FIS Jumping Committee held its meeting in Zurich on Friday. It was pleased to hear the report of the Jumping Hills W...
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03. October 2007

Nordic Combined: More exciting competitions
Only the Executive Board of the Nordic Combined Committee met in Zurich during the Autumn Meetings. Its deliberations fo...
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03. October 2007

Results Summer GP 031007/Oberhof
1 26 Kamil Stoch 135.0m 140.0m 142.5 153.0 2 1 295.5 2 48 Jernej Damjan 138.0m 133.0m 148.9 13...
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03. October 2007

Swe. XC Notes 041007
Damerna på Kretaläger På torsdagen åkte damerna till semesterön Kreta där det dock kommer att vara något helt annat ...
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04. October 2007

Kildow, Vonn - Olympians Tie the Knot!
Early Utah snow provided perfect backdrop MEDIA NOTE: Lindsey Kildow will begin using her married name – Lindsey Vo...
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06. October 2007

Preliminary 09 XC Schedule Out
This is the very early and proposed world cup schedule for the 2008/2009 cross-country season The sprints will open t...
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06. October 2007

Nor. XC Notes and Results, Gjerdalen, Northug Beaten in Running Tests
Some of the Norwegian cross-country skiers ran a 6k uphill test at Mosvik, Norway, this weekend. Tore Ruud Hofstad re...
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07. October 2007

Teichmann Wins Tests in Germany
Germany held test events for the cross-country teams this weekend: Results from the men’s 10k and women’s 5k run on t...
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08. October 2007

Russian Biathlon Results 081007
These are results from Russian biathlon roller ski events this fall: The main results of summer (rollerski) biathlon ...
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08. October 2007

Russian XC Results 081007, Devjatiarov to Skip Dusseldorf
The Russian team for Dusseldorf is not declared while. But M. Devjatyarov-jr. will not participate in the first stage a...
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08. October 2007

Skarverennet News (Nor.)
Påmeldingen i gang for Skarverennet 2008 Skarverennet er ett av verdens største skirenn, med over 12.000 deltakere. R...
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08. October 2007

Germany With Large Teams for Dusseldorf 07/08
These are the German team selections for the sprints in Dusseldorf later this month: In the women’s team biathlete Ka...
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08. October 2007

Di Centa Wins Uphill Roller Ski Event in Italy
Giorgio Di Centa won the climb of Croce D'aune's Pass ahed of Pietro Many champions were at the start with Italian, Ru...
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09. October 2007

NEW FARNHAM GLACIER FACILITIES KEEP NATIONAL ALPINE SKI RACERS IN CANADA (Eng. Fre.)
CAST Alpine Director Dusan Grasic describes new slope as “a dream come true” CALGARY, AB (October 9th, 2007) – T...
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09. October 2007

Swe XC Notes 101007 (Swe.)
Herrar och damer har träningsläger på varsitt håll Bengt Stattins herrar är i tyska Ruhpolding och har två dagar kva...
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10. October 2007

Svenska Skidskyttelandslaget tränar i Rhupolding
Sista barmarksträningen, sedan en veckas semester innan snöträning i Kiruna tar vid. Staffan Eklund rapporterar från tru...
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10. October 2007

Johnson, Alexander, Hendrickson Win in LP
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (Oct. 7) - Olympian Anders Johnson (Park City, UT) and Nick Alexander (Lebanon, NH) dominated the ski ...
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10. October 2007

A Chat With Peter Larssson, The Dusseldorf King
www.wintersport.as spoke to Peter Larsson from Sweden this week. Larsson has won individually in the skate sprint opener...
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11. October 2007

XC To Introduce Changing Start Intervals
Jürg Capol, Race Director for Cross-Country in FIS, confirms to www.wintersport.as that the world cup events at Beitosto...
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11. October 2007

XC Champs Close in Alaska with Distance
PARK CITY, Utah (Oct. 11) - The 2008 U.S. Cross Country Championships will conclude with long-distance races on a rugged...
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11. October 2007

PAUL KRISTOFIC WINS PRESTIGIOUS COACHES OF CANADA AWARD
First-year Men’s program head coach honoured after record season for alpine ski team CALGARY, AB (October 11th,...
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11. October 2007

Skistars enthüllen WM-Pylone in Garmisch-Partenkirchen
(gap/wm-ok) Politiker, Skirennfahrer und alpine Medaillengewinner enthüllten die erste WM-Ortspylone in Garmisch-Partenk...
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12. October 2007

Rus XC Notes 131007
These were the results from a test event in Russia this fall. We asked out partner in Russia for some information on Chv...
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13. October 2007

Surprise Winner in Nor. SJ Champs
Results from the Norwegian ski jumping champs this weekend, the event was cancelled last winter so this was actually a w...
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15. October 2007

Swe Alpine Notes 141007 (Swe.)
Alpina premiärtruppen i Sölden 27-28 oktober startar den alpina världscupen med storslalom i Sölden, Österrike. Sv...
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15. October 2007

MAX GARTNER EXTENDS ALPINE CANADA ALPIN CONTRACT THROUGH 2010
Chief Athletics Officer a key reason for success of national ski teams CALGARY, AB (October 15th, 2007) - Max Ga...
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15. October 2007

Canada Makes Dusseldorf Selections
This will be the Canadian cross-country teamfor Dusseldorf in late October. Women: Chandra Crawford Perianne Jo...
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15. October 2007

Svan XC Chief of Sport in Sweden
Sweden’s cross-country champion from the 80s early 90s has been selected as the new Chief of Sport in Sweden. Bengt Stta...
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17. October 2007

Fin. XC News, Kuitunen Aims for Overall World Cup
These are some selected news from Finland ehead of the cross-country season: The Finnish cross-country national team ...
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17. October 2007

Finnish Ski Jumping Team News Pre 08 Season
In the upcoming season, the aim of the Finnish Ski Jumping Team is to regain its place among the top three in the Nation...
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18. October 2007

Finland Hold XC Tests and Make Dusseldorf Selections
Enclosed are the results from Adecco Sprint Cup (first of total of 10 races) in Vuokatti today. Free technique, ladies r...
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20. October 2007

Lalive Comeback Cut Short
VAIL, Colo. (Oct. 19) - The comeback of three-time Olympian Caroline Lalive (Steamboat Springs, CO) was cut short this w...
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21. October 2007

Newell Wins Tuneup Sprint in Sweden
World Cup Cross Country Season Starts Saturday MORA, Sweden (Oct. 22) - Andy Newell (Shaftsbury, VT), who ended a two...
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23. October 2007

Teichmann Skips XC Opener
The German teams for the cross-country opener in Dusseldorf this weekend follow, Axel Teichmann is sick and will not sta...
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23. October 2007

Swe. XC Skiers Sign Deal, Opening for WC Participation
The 4 skiers Mathias and Thobias Fredriksson, Bjoern Lind and Anders Södergren signed a deal with the Swedish Ski Associ...
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23. October 2007

U.S. Vets, Youngsters Ready for Openers
SOELDEN, Austria (Oct. 24) - Olympic champions Julia Mancuso (Olympic Valley, CA), who challenged for the overall title ...
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25. October 2007

OLYMPIC AND WORLD CUP MEDALLISTS HEADLINE CANADA’S TALENTED 2007-08 WORLD CUP CROSS-COUNTRY SKI TEAM
—Olympic veteran Renner targets return, national team to compete in this weekend’s season-opener— Canmore, Alta.–A ta...
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25. October 2007

Newell, Koos Set to Deliver by the River
DUSSELDORF, Germany (Oct. 25) - U.S. Ski Team sprinters Andy Newell (Shaftsbury, VT) and Torin Koos (Leavenworth, WA) wi...
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26. October 2007

Qualification Results Women's XC Sprints Dusseldorf 271007
1 16 Muranen Pirjo FIN *12:04:00 1:46.72 0.00 Q 2 31 Peraelae Kirsi FIN *12:07:45 1:46.79 +0.07 Q 3 4 Kuitunen V...
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27. October 2007

XC Quali Results Men's Skate Sprint Dusseldorf 271007
1 7 Wenzl Josef GER *12:28:30 2:59.04 0.00 Q 2 4 Lind Bjoern SWE *12:26:00 3:01.96 +2.92 Q 3 25 Strandvall Matia...
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27. October 2007

Final Results Women's XC Skate Sprint Dusseldorf 271007
1 9 3485202 MATVEEVA Natalia 1986 RUS 2 4 1303777 BJOERGEN Marit 1980 NOR 3 5 1237817 DAHLBERG ...
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27. October 2007

CANADA’S CRAWFORD SPRINTS OUT OF THE GATE TO FINISH TENTH IN OPENING RACE OF CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING WORLD CUP
Dûsseldorf, GER—Canada’s Chandra Crawford wasted no time at the sound of the bell to jump in the ring and face the battl...
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27. October 2007

Mancuso 2nd in Audi World Cup Opener
Best U.S. Women's Finish in Soelden; Vonn, Stiegler in Top 15 SOELDEN, Austria (Oct. 27) - Olympic champion Julia Man...
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27. October 2007

XC Men's Final Results Skate Sprint Dusseldorf 271007
1 1 3200014 WENZL Josef 1984 GER 2 2 1370707 LIND Bjoern 1978 SWE 3 21 3420002 DAHL John Krist...
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27. October 2007

Skate Sprint Relay Results Dussldorf 281007
Full results from the Dusseldorf relays this weekend on the links below: Women: http://www.fis-ski.com/pdf/2008/CC...
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28. October 2007

LARGEST SKI TEAM IN CANADIAN HISTORY SEEKS TO BUILD ON RECORD SEASON
44 athletes embark on 2007/08 World Cup season that includes record 10 races in Canada TORONTO, ON (October 30th...
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30. October 2007

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