News Archive; October 2001


Wehling Won it all (almost)
Ulrich Wehling, the German Nordic combined director, is one of the few athletes to have won 3 individual gold medals in ...
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31. October 2001

Alborn US Hopeful in the Hill
It's apropos that U.S. national ski-jumping champ Alan Alborn is quickly becoming a world class "flier." The young...
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31. October 2001

Men's Cross Country Relay Tight Affair
The men’s 4X10k cross country relay has been one tightly contested event since it was introduced in the 1936 Olymp...
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01. November 2001

SKI RACING LOSES A CHAMPION
French skiing champion R...
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01. November 2001

France in the Lead in the Men's Alpine WC
The top ten in the men's alpine world cup after the first event.1 Covili Frederic FRA 100 2 Eberharter Stefan AUT 80 3 N...
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01. November 2001

Information to Readers, www.wintersport.as
Some of the informataion posted on www.wintersport.as during the last week is unavailable for a few hours from Thursday ...
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01. November 2001

Information to Readers, www.wintersport.as
Some of the informataion posted on www.wintersport.as during the last week is unavailable for a few hours from Thursday ...
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01. November 2001

Olympic Presentation, Men's 15k Crosss Country
www.wintersport.as will towards the Olympics present all events. Preparing these are formidable tasks, comments or inpu...
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01. November 2001

Olympic Update Men's Cross Country
Since the winter Olympics was introduced in 1924 Norway has been the dominant force in the men's cross country.The first...
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01. November 2001

Olympic Update Men's Cross Country
Since the winter Olympics was introduced in 1924 Norway has been the dominant force in the men's cross country.The first...
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01. November 2001

Snow Report Scandinavia
Snow in Kiruna, Sweden:http://www.kirunawinter.com/track.htmIn Bruksvallarna, Sweden:http://www.bruksvallarna.nu/There i...
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01. November 2001

Eberharter Goes to the US.
Austria's Stepan Eberharter was second in the men's giant slalom in the alpine world cup opener last weekend. Eberharte...
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01. November 2001

Sprint News Cross Country
The sprint event in cross country did enjoy some formidable success in Lahti 2001. Here are some of the "sprint news" f...
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01. November 2001

Large Hill in Olympics Dominated by Finland
The large hill event in ski jumping was included into the Olympic program in 1964 in Innbruck, Austria. Finland has bee...
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01. November 2001

Sven Fischer has 15 Championship Medals
Germany's Sven Fischer is one of the absolute favorites in the men's biathlon. Fischer has 15 championship medals, out ...
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01. November 2001

Sven Fischer has 15 Championship Medals
Germany's Sven Fischer is one of the absolute favorites in the men's biathlon. Fischer has 15 championship medals, out o...
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01. November 2001

Rogge Has Full Confidence in Games, Full Letter
The following letter intended to reassure sports leaders around the world that the 2002 Winter Games will be safe has be...
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02. November 2001

German Cross Country Skiers with Great Conditions in Finland
Rene Sommerfeldt reports that the German cross country team has stayed in Mounio, Finland since Oct. 28. The team now ha...
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02. November 2001

Swiss Nordic, an Update (German)
Vorsaison-Orientierung Ski NordischFortschritte in allen Bereichen machenAm Wochende des 24. und 25. Novembers 2001 begi...
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02. November 2001

Germany most Medals in Nagano 1998
Germany won the medal statistics in the 1998 Olympic winter games in Nagano, Japan. 24 nations earned medals.Notables, ...
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03. November 2001

Medal Standings 1998 Olympics
Germany won the medal statistics in the 1998 Olympic winter games in Nagano, Japan. 24 nations earned medals.Notables, ...
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03. November 2001

Russian Women Prepare in Finland
The Russian cross country women are currently on snow in Mounio, Finland, enjoying 30 centimeters of snow and cold weath...
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03. November 2001

Report From German XC/Jochen Behle
The German cross country team is currently staying in Mounio, Finland, enjoying great snow conditions says head coach Jo...
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03. November 2001

Coaches Presentation, Jochen Behle/Germany
Jochen Behle (born 1960) is currently Germany’s cross-country head coach for men and women.Behle was on the cross-...
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03. November 2001

NY PERS
Det ble en bra avslutning p...
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03. November 2001

Cavagnoud Update
The tragic death of Regine Cavagnoud again puts the focus on safety in alpine skiing. Austria’s Ulrike Maier died...
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03. November 2001

Verdenius Wins Sprint Race in Norway
The Norwegian cross country sprinters opened the season on Saturday on rollerski!! The field a who-is-who in sprint.In ...
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03. November 2001

KATE PACE-LINDSAY TO BE INDUCTED TO THE HONOUR ROLL OF CANADIAN SKIING
The 1993 Women's Downhill World Champion leads a list of fiveinductees this year to the Honour Roll of Canadian Skiing, ...
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03. November 2001

Reiter finishes career
Mario Reiter, leading Austrian alpine skier, will quit skiing and not ski the 2001/2002 season. Reiter has been struggl...
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05. November 2001

US Cross Country News/First Race of The Season
U.S. Ski Team newcomer Torrin Koos (Leavenworth, WA) cruised easily to victory, leading U.S. skiers to the top five spot...
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05. November 2001

News from Muhlegg (German)
Mit Dr. Edmund Stoiber im Richard-Strau...
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05. November 2001

Olympic Hopeful Admits to Doping
Sweden's Olympic 100-meter hurdles champion Ludmila Engqvist has admitted to taking drugs in bobsleigh training, it was ...
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05. November 2001

Alsgaard Optimistic, Better Tests than ever
Norway’s leading cross-country hope Thomas Alsgaard is still working somewhat with his former great rival, Bj...
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05. November 2001

Alsgaard Optimistic, Better Tests than ever
Norway’s leading cross-country hope Thomas Alsgaard is still working somewhat with his former great rival, Bj...
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05. November 2001

Hammer Pleased with Dryland Training
Kristian Hammer, Norway's leading Nordic combined skier, is en route for the season. In his last running test for the s...
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05. November 2001

Beckie Scott Convincing in Season Opener
Beckie Scott, North America’s 2002 Olympic medal hopeful skied to aconvincing victory this weekend, finishing over...
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05. November 2001

SNØSAMLING
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05. November 2001

Coaches Presentation, Frank Ullrich
www.wintersport.as will over a period develop and maintain profiles for athletes and coaches. Here is a profile on Frank...
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05. November 2001

Coaches Presentation, Frank Ullrich
www.wintersport.as will over a period develop and maintain profiles for athletes and coaches. Here is a profile on Frank...
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05. November 2001

Odd Martinsen; Likely no change in Altitude Ceiling in XC
Spain, cross country skier Johann Muehlegg’s new home country in terms of skiing, has proposed to the FIS and the ...
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05. November 2001

Odd Martinsen; Likely no change in Altitude Ceiling in XC
Spain, cross country skier Johann Muehlegg’s new home country in terms of skiing, has proposed to the FIS and the ...
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05. November 2001

Altitude; a Background
As www.wintersport.as reported, it is unlikely that the altitude ceiling for cross-country will be eliminated or raised....
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06. November 2001

US Nordic Combined Report
Here is a report from the talented US Nordic combined team, it was written in late October on www.ussa.org.U.S. Head Coa...
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06. November 2001

No World Championship in 2002 Season
The 30k for women from Lahti 2001 is definitely cancelled says the Chairman of the Cross-Country Committee in FIS, Odd M...
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06. November 2001

Sommerfeldt Top 5 in World Cup?
Rene Sommerfeldt, the leading German cross-country skier will open his season next weekend in Finland where he currently...
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06. November 2001

Canadian Biathlon Champion Honoured
Canada’s Myriam Bedard, double gold-medalist at the 1994 Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway, 1993 World Champion...
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06. November 2001

Canadian Biathlon Champion Honoured
Canada’s Myriam Bedard, double gold-medalist at the 1994 Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway, 1993 World Champion...
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06. November 2001

Olympic Facts
An estimated 3,500 athletes and officials from up to 80 National Olympic Committees are expected to participate in the O...
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06. November 2001

Norway's XC Team, First Snow in Norway
The Norwegian cross country skiers are on their way to their first snow camp in Norway at G...
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06. November 2001

World XC Relay in Vienna, Alsgaard vs. Hoffmann
The Norwegian cross country relay team from 1999 will travel to Vienna this weekend to ski a replay of the relay from t...
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06. November 2001

Salt Lake City und Soldier Hollow im Oktober 2001
„Es werden die w...
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06. November 2001

Salt Lake City und Soldier Hollow im Oktober 2001
„Es werden die w...
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06. November 2001

Lack of Snow in the Olympic Hills
The German ski jumping team, lead by Martin Schmitt, has been struggling in the US. Warm weather has made it impossible...
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06. November 2001

Lack of Snow in the Olympic Hills
The German ski jumping team, lead by Martin Schmitt, has been struggling in the US. Warm weather has made it impossible...
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07. November 2001

Olympics, Economics 101
SLOC will receive about $443 million in revenue from worldwide broadcast rights fees, including $327 million from NBC fo...
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07. November 2001

8 Nations Required to be World Champion in XC
From 2003 there must be a minimum of 8 nations represented in cross country world championship events for the event to b...
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07. November 2001

Suggestions for Ski Duathlon
Paal Gunnar Mikkelsplass, Norway’s cross country head coach, says Norway has made some suggestions to the ski duat...
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07. November 2001

Olympics 1998, A Summary
In 1998 the Winter Games returned to Japan after 26 years. New eventsSnowboarding and curling debuted as official sports...
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07. November 2001

1998 Olympics, a Summary
In 1998 the Winter Games returned to Japan after 26 years. New eventsSnowboarding and curling debuted as official sports...
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07. November 2001

Lasse Kjus to Improve his Golf Skills?
Lasse Kjus, leading Norwegian alpine skier, has travelled to the US to prepare for the world cup events in late November...
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08. November 2001

FIS Seeking to Spread the Wings of World Cup
Odd Martinsen, the Chaiman of the FIS Cross Country Commitee, says there is room to expand the cross-country world cup t...
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08. November 2001

Canadian Alpine Teams Announced
Alpine Canada Alpin today announced the Canadian Alpine Ski Team rosters for the 2001-2002 season as the team enters wha...
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08. November 2001

Mathias Fredriksson in Pole Positon
Mathias Fredriksson and Thomas Alsgaard are both car enthusiasts, the 2 cross country skiers got a chance to drive formu...
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08. November 2001

Aamodt Struggles with Injuries
Kjetil Andre Aamodt, the other Norwegian (Kjus is the first) medal candidate in the 2001/2002 alpine season, is still st...
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08. November 2001

Bjørndalen Looks Strong for 2002 Season
Norway’s Ole Einar Bj...
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08. November 2001

Ole Einar Strong Ahead of 2002 Season
Norway’s Ole Einar Bj...
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08. November 2001

FØRSTE HOPP PÅ SNØ!!
S...
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08. November 2001

Chinese Beats M. Forsberg in Season Opener
Shumie Yu from China won Thursday's women's biathlon sprint in Kiruna, Sweden. She shot clean and beat Magdalena Forsbe...
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08. November 2001

Chinese Beats M. Forsberg in Season Opener
Shumie Yu from China won Thursday's women's biathlon sprint in Kiruna, Sweden. She shot clean and beat Magdalena Forsbe...
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08. November 2001

Mathias Fredriksson Needs Time
Mathias Fredriksson, leading Swedish cross country skier, has been struggling this summer. After having been unable to ...
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08. November 2001

Vorsaison-Orientierung Freestyle Swiss Ski
Vorsaison-Orientierung FreestyleOlympia-Medaille im VisierMit den Olympischen Winterspielen in Salt Lake City (USA) steh...
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08. November 2001

Engelberg XC Sprint Rescheduled to Salzburg?
The sprint race in cross country scheduled for Engelberg (cancelled due to financial problems) will likely be held in Sa...
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08. November 2001

Elofsson Still Way Behind Stenmark
Per Elofsson is one of the very promising Swedish candidates in the Olympics. The young Swede, however, still has some ...
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09. November 2001

More Mass Starts Expected in Cross Country
More mass starts are definitely in the picture for cross-country skiing. In the 2001/2002 season there will be several ...
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09. November 2001

Norwegian Top Sports Body Says ok to High Altitude Houses for Top Athletes
Frode Andresen, the men’s world champion in biathlon sprint from 2000 and his girlfriend. Gunn Margit Andreassen, ...
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09. November 2001

Norwegian Top Sports Body Says ok to High Altitude Houses for Top Athletes
Frode Andresen, the men’s world champion in biathlon sprint from 2000 and his girlfriend. Gunn Margit Andreassen, ...
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09. November 2001

Snow Updates
Dolomittenlauf:Today heavy snowfall covered the landscape of Lienz with this seasons first snow. According to meteorolog...
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09. November 2001

Alsgaard Wants Gold
Thomas Alsgaard, speaking on Norwegian TV, says he has no intention of travelling to the US on a tourist visa. Alsgaard...
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09. November 2001

Mathias Fredriksson Wins Swedish XC Season Opener
Sweden’s Mathias Fredriksson won Saturday’s 10k cross-country for men in Kiruna. Fredriksson was followed by...
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10. November 2001

Blood and Urine Tests to be used in 2002 Olympics
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will try to find a simpler and more effective system to the EPO testing employed by ...
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10. November 2001

Bjørndalen Cleared of all Charges
Ole Einar Bj...
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10. November 2001

German Skiers Dominate XC Season Opener in FInland
Germany’s Andreas Schluetter won Saturday’s men’s season cross-country opener in Muonio, Finland. He...
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10. November 2001

Danillova Wins Season Opener, Tschepalova 10th
Russia’s Olga Danilova, Olympic champion on the 15k and the relay from the 1998 games, won the women’s class...
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10. November 2001

Full Results XC Muonio 101101
Top 5 men from Muonio, men's 10k classic cross country:1. Schutter Andreas GER 26.38,3 2. Mae Jaak EST 26.38,5 +0,2 3. T...
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10. November 2001

Aukland Wins Norwegian XC Test
The Norwegian cross-country men ran a 12k classic test on Sunday at Gaalaa, north of Lillehammer on Sunday. Anders Aukl...
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11. November 2001

Batory and Baranova Win in Muonio XC
The second race of the weekend was held in Muonio, Finland on Sunday.Ivan Batory won the men’s 10k skate ahead of ...
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11. November 2001

Alsgaard Beaten by Hoffmann (again)
Austria’s cross country team from the 1999 world championship, Markus Gandler, Alois Stadlober, Mikhail Botwinow a...
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11. November 2001

Italian Cross Country News
Pietro Piller Cottrer is still struggling with a finger he injured earlier this fall, reports Skitime.it. The recovery ...
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11. November 2001

Hausl Back
More than a year and a half after the race in Bormio blessed with a curse, Regina Hausl is ready to make her comeback. T...
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12. November 2001

US Alpine Update
European and U.S. World Cup skiers are training in Colorado alongside college and club teams as the Nature Valley Alpine...
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12. November 2001

Dratschev and Bricis Top 10 in XC
Ivan Batory won the 10k skake in Muonio on Sunday. Biathletes Dratschev and Bricis were 8th and 10th, respectively.Top ...
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12. November 2001

International Cross Country News, Estonia, Duathlon
Estonia’s Tiit Pekk has been elected Chairman of the FIS Sub-Committee for Continental and World Cup Races for cro...
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12. November 2001

Fischer and Gross Join Bjørndalen & co. in Norway
Erlend Slokvik, the Norwegian biathlon head coach says there is 50 centimeters snow in Meraaker, Norway 100 kilometers n...
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12. November 2001

Fischer and Gross Join Bjørndalen & co. in Norway
Erlend Slokvik, the Norwegian biathlon head coach says there is 50 centimeters snow in Meraaker, Norway 100 kilometers n...
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12. November 2001

Alsgaard, Muehlegg, Bjørndalen and Andresen in XC Season Opener
There has always been discussion as too how fast the biathletes may ski in cross-country, Frode Andresen, Sergei Tchepik...
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12. November 2001

Alsgaard, Muehlegg, Bjørndalen and Andresen in XC Season Opener
There has always been discussion as too how fast the biathletes may ski in cross-country, Frode Andresen, Sergei Tchepik...
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12. November 2001

US Update Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined
U.S. ski jumpers and nordic combined athletes, stymied by the snow drought in the American West, have shifted their fina...
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13. November 2001

Ski Duathlon, a Final Update/Vegard Ulvang/FIS
There has been quite some discussions on the concept of ski duathlon, here is a final update:Vegard Ulvang, Norwegian me...
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13. November 2001

4 German XC Skiers on the Podium in 2 Races
Germany’s cross-country skiers did quite well last weekend in Muonio, Finland. On Saturday’s classic race t...
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13. November 2001

Norwegian Biathletes to Challenge XC
Erlend Slokvik, Norwegian biathlon head coach says the following Norwegian biathletes will ski the Norwegian 10k skating...
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13. November 2001

Norwegian Biathletes to Challenge XC
Erlend Slokvik, Norwegian biathlon head coach says the following Norwegian biathletes will ski the Norwegian 10k skating...
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13. November 2001

Men's Alpine, The Versatile Skiers Dominate
In the men’s alpine circuit there are 4 men that are truly versatile, meaning they have world cup victories in all...
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13. November 2001

Elofsson Wins Test Race?
Sweden’s leading cross country skier, Per Elofsson, won a domestic test race in Kiruna on Tuesday, reports skidspo...
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13. November 2001

VANT TESTRENNET
Etter kjempeforhold hele uken hjemme i Bardu. Avsluttet vi samlingen med testrenn i dag.Det ble en bra dag for min del. ...
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13. November 2001

BRYDON DEALT ANOTHER DIFFICULT BLOW
Canadian Alpine Ski Team member Emily Brydon was dealt another difficult blow in her young career after tearing the Ante...
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13. November 2001

Meet Muehlegg and Bjørndalen on the Web
The cross-country season opener at Beitost...
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13. November 2001

Meet Ole Einar and Muehlegg on the Web
The cross-country season opener at Beitost...
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13. November 2001

Looking for $$$, Choose Ski Jumping
What takes the most, cross country or ski jumping, well it turns out the latter brings the most money.The prize money in...
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13. November 2001

TESTRENN I BARDUFOSS
RAPPORT FRA SN...
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14. November 2001

Austrian Maier to Make 2002 Olympics?
The countdown to the Olympics has started and somewhere in his heart Hermann Maier is still hoping to take part in the s...
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14. November 2001

Hammer Improves in Hill/www,khammer.com
Kristian Hammer, the leading Norwegian Nordic combined skier, won a test race on Wednesday ahead of Jan Rune Grave and L...
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14. November 2001

Elofsson at 800++ Hours in 2001/2002 Season
Per Elofsson, the leading Swedish cross-country skier, has definitely build his base slowly. These are the hours the st...
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14. November 2001

Muehlegg in Norway
Johan Muehlegg, the overall cross country world cup winner from the 2000 season and the world champion on the 50k from 2...
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14. November 2001

Cattarinussi in Doping Problems
Rene Cattarinussi, leading Italian biathlete, is still in trouble from inappropriate medicine purchases this summer. As ...
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14. November 2001

Beckie Scott Live on the Net/Update
Canadian Beckie Scott is the leading North American cross country skier and may on a good day be in a possible medal hun...
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14. November 2001

Full Norwegian Alpine Update
Finn Aamodt and the TV2 in Norway featured a report on the Norwegian alpine skiers on Wednesday, here are some of the ma...
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14. November 2001

Malysz to Repeat Fortuna from 1972 Games?
Poland’s Adam Malysz is certainly a huge favourite in ski jumping in the upcoming season. Malysz won the 4 hills ...
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14. November 2001

Skjelbreid Poiree vs Skari
Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree, the double world champion in biathlon from 2000 and a solid candidate for several medals in...
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15. November 2001

Skjelbreid Poiree vs Skari
Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree, the double world champion in biathlon from 2000 and a solid candidate for several medals in...
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15. November 2001

Norwegian NC, An Update/www.oestvik.net
Lars Andreas ...
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15. November 2001

Tschepalova Struggling?
Russia’s Julia Tschepalova, the winner of the women’s overall cross-country cup 2000/2001, may be less motiv...
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15. November 2001

Russian XC Update
Norway’s Halgeir Lundemo, currently waxing expert for Fischer and working among others with several Russian skiers...
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15. November 2001

Olympic Torch Relay Ready to Roll
SALT LAKE CITY, The Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games (SLOC) Coca-Cola and Chevrolet tod...
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15. November 2001

BRYDON RECOVERING AFTER SUCCESSFUL KNEE SURGERY IN VANCOUVER
Canadian Alpine Ski Team member Emily Brydon is recovering in Vancouver following a successful surgery to reconstruct he...
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15. November 2001

Gottwald fastest in Rovaniemi cross country
The Nordic combined skiers had 8,8 cross country race in Rovaniemi on Thursday. Jumping part was cancelled due to strong...
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15. November 2001

Norwegian Biathletes to Focus on High Altitude
The leading Norwegian biathletes Ole Einar Bj...
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15. November 2001

Ole Einar; Christmas in Italy
The leading Norwegian biathletes Ole Einar Bj...
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15. November 2001

Gavriljuk; No Lack of Experience
Nina Gavriljuk, leading Russia cross country skier, is definitely not lacking experience Gavriljuk was a part of the Rus...
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15. November 2001

Skjelbreid Poiree Wins Biathlon in Norway
The Norwegian biathlon team kicked off the season in Meraaker, Norway on Friday with a test race. Liv Grete Skjlebreid ...
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16. November 2001

Skjelbreid Poiree Wins Biathlon in Norway
The Norwegian biathlon team kicked off the season in Meraaker, Norway on Friday with a test race. Liv Grete Skjlebreid ...
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16. November 2001

Hanevold Wins Biathlon in Norway
The Norwegian biathlon men also ran a test race on Friday, a 13k normal distance, 4 shootings, total 20 shots.Halvard Ha...
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16. November 2001

Hanevold Wins Biathlon in Norway
The Norwegian biathlon men also ran a test race on Friday, a 13k normal distance, 4 shootings, total 20 shots.Halvard Ha...
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16. November 2001

Frode Andresen to Build on XC Strength
Frode Andresen has been the most active biathlete to participate in cross-country skiing over the last years. Frode has...
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16. November 2001

Austrian Ski Jumping Report (German)
Turbulente und kalte Woche f...
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16. November 2001

New Schedule for US Alpine World Cups
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association and the International Ski Federation will split the sites for next weekend's sche...
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16. November 2001

Beckie Scott on the Net
Don't Miss it! Trail Sports and skifaster.net have teamed up to bring you a live chat with Beckie Scott. This is your ch...
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16. November 2001

Elofsson on top in Sweden, Wins by 40 Seconds on 10k
Per Elfsson wasted no time in setting the pace in Sweden. In Saturday's 10k classic world cup qualifier he won by 40 se...
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17. November 2001

Dahlberg Wins Swedish XC Opener
Anna Dahlberg won the Swedish women's 5k world cup qualifier in Brukksvallarna on Saturday. The 2001 junior world champi...
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17. November 2001

Skari Wins XC Season Opener in Norway
Bente Skari, double world champion from Lahti 2001, won Saturday's Norwegian cross country opener for women. Skari beat...
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17. November 2001

World Cup Update Steamboat Springs, USA
Here is update on the world cups in Steamboat Springs. It does cover a wide array of US ski issues, Nordic combined tow...
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17. November 2001

Hjelmeseth Wins Nor.XC Thriller, Muehlegg 7th, Alsgaard 10th
Oddbj...
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17. November 2001

Summary XC Results 171101
Summary cross country results season openers Norway and Sweden. Elofsson, Hjelmeset, Skari won. More races on Sunday, s...
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17. November 2001

Muehlegg, Alsgaard, Bjørndalen or Andresen?
The world's fastest biathletes Ole Einar Bj...
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17. November 2001

Ole Einar in XC Race vs Muehlegg and Alsgaard
The world's fastest biathletes Ole Einar Bj...
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17. November 2001

Poiree Wins in Finland
Test races in biathlon in Finland.Men, 10 km: 1) Raphael Poiree France 25.31,0 (0), 2) Vadim Sashurin Belarus-34,2 (0), ...
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17. November 2001

Skari Only 4th in Norwegian XC
Anita Moen in her comeback season won Sunday's 5k free technique cross country for women at Beito, Norway. Moen was fol...
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18. November 2001

Elofsson by a Minute in Sweden
Per Elofsson, fresh from a dominant performance on Saturday, won again in the 15k cross country skate in Sweden on Sunda...
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18. November 2001

Tschepalova and Paruzzi Win Test Races
Julia Tschepalova did struggle in the first races of the season last weekend, barely placing in the top ten.Link from la...
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18. November 2001

Notice To Readers, Muehlegg and Bjørndalen
Readers of www.wintersport.as and www.bjoerndalen.com have been invited to send questions to Johann Muehlegg and Ole Ein...
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18. November 2001

Notice To Readers, Muehlegg and Bjørndalen
Readers of www.wintersport.as and www.bjoerndalen.com have been invited to send questions to Johann Muehlegg and Ole Ein...
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18. November 2001

Surprise Winner in Norwegain XC
Haavard Bjerkeli won Sunday's 10k skate at Beito, Norway. In another tight race 17 seconds separated the top 7 racers. ...
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18. November 2001

Ole Einar Third in XC Opener inNorway
Haavard Bjerkeli won Sunday's 10k skate at Beito, Norway. In another tight race 17 seconds separated the top 7 racers. ...
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18. November 2001

Ole Einar Bjørndalen Dominates in Cross Country
Norwegian biathlon star Ole Einar Bj...
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18. November 2001

Ole Einar Bjørndalen Dominates in Cross Country
Norwegian biathlon star Ole Einar Bj...
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18. November 2001

Muehlegg; Could Have Won with Better Skis
Johann Muehlegg, the 50k cross-country world champion from 2001, started his season better than ever this weekend in Nor...
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18. November 2001

Italy Dominates in XC in Finland
Results from the second FIS competition in Ivalo on Sunday. Both the men's and women's classes were dominated by Italian...
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19. November 2001

Varis and Batory Win Strong XC Fields in Finland
Kaisa Varis lead a strong top 3 group of herself, Belmondo and Smigun in a women's 5k cross country in Muonio on Sunday....
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19. November 2001

Bjørndalen on the XC World Cup Team
The Norwegian men's cross country teams for the world cup opener in Kupio the next weekend have been selected.15k classi...
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19. November 2001

Bjørndalen on the XC World Cup Team
The Norwegian men's cross country teams for the world cup opener in Kupio the next weekend have been selected. Ole Eina...
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19. November 2001

Finland Selects Cross Country Team
Finland's cross country team for the cross country opener:Women: Aino-Kaisa Saarinen, Satu Salonen, Riikka Sirvi...
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19. November 2001

Ski Jumping Report Cont.Cup/US Jumpers
Alan Alborn (Anchorage, AK) finished sixth and Clint Jones (Steamboat Springs, CO) was ninth Sunday in a Continental Cup...
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19. November 2001

Nor. Bia. News, Eckhoff and Poiree Win Test Races
In the absence of Frode Andresen and Ole Einar Bj...
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19. November 2001

Profile of Norwegian XC Sensation Bjerkeli
Norway’s Haavard Bjerkeli (24), the winner of the 10k skate in the season opener at Beito, has traditionally done ...
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19. November 2001

81 Days until Opening Ceremony, Olympic Flame Lit
Today the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the 2002 Olympic Winter Game (SLOC) announced the lighting of the Olympic F...
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19. November 2001

Gottwald ready to defend his overall victory
Austrian Felix Gottwald is looking forward to the nordic combined season opening in Kuopio. Gottwald says the off-season...
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19. November 2001

Finns ready and in good shape
Finnish Nordic Combined head coach Jouko Karjalainen is confident a couple of days before the World Cup circuit starts i...
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19. November 2001

Weinbuch´s group focusing on the olympics
German nordic combined headcoach Hermann Weinbuch says his team will take an "easy start" at the World Cup this year.- L...
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19. November 2001

Live Chat With Beckie Scott
American Bill Koch won the world cup in 1982, he has a bronze from the 30k from the 1982 world championship and a silver...
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19. November 2001

Answers from Ole Einar Bjørndalen on the Net
Unfortunately we were unable to put Ole Einar’s answers directly out on Sunday. Here are his answers, recorded on...
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20. November 2001

Answers from Ole Einar Bjørndalen on the Net
Unfortunately we were unable to put Ole Einar’s answers directly out on Sunday. Here are his answers, recorded on...
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20. November 2001

Muehlegg; No Biathlete in the top in XC
Spain’s Johann Muehlegg is one of the absolute favorites ahead of the 2001/2002 cross-country season. In an inter...
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20. November 2001

Muehlegg; No Biathlete in the top in XC
Spain’s Johann Muehlegg is one of the absolute favorites ahead of the 2001/2002 cross-country season. In an inter...
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20. November 2001

Alsgaard Keeps Struggling
Norway’s cross-country skier Thomas Alsgaard did not have the greatest of weekends in the cross-country opener las...
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20. November 2001

Norwegian Top Official Jensen Hopes for 7 Alpine Medals
Jan Jensen is the CEO for Norwegian skiing. At the season opener at Beitost...
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20. November 2001

An Update of Olympic Tracks and Conditions/John Aalbertg SLOC
John Aalberg, originally Norwegian, later representing the US in the 1992 and 1994 winter Olympics, is the Chief Operati...
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20. November 2001

World Champion Baacke Injured/Out of WC Opener
The German Nordic combined sprint champion Marco Baacke will likely not ski the season opener this weekend. Baacke fell...
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20. November 2001

Manninen hopes a good start
Hannu Manninen from Finland finished 11th in the Nordic Combined World Cup last season. Manninen finished last season wi...
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20. November 2001

Hjelmeset; Hjelmeset Will Win XC Season Opener
Oddbj...
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20. November 2001

Dalen Does not Expect Elofsson to Win!!
Magnar Dalen, the Swedish head coach for cross country, is a little more pessimistic then one would expect ahead of the ...
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20. November 2001

US Alpine Results
NATURE VALLEY ALPINE CUPLoveland Ski Area, CO - Nov. 15Men's Slalom-11. Erik Schlopy, USA, 1:41.872. Tom Stiansen, NOR, ...
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20. November 2001

Only Slalom for Alpine Men in Aspen
Officials of the International Ski Federation (FIS) and U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) Tuesday adjusted sched...
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21. November 2001

Olympic Rules, Athletes may do Several Sports
On Monday some press in Norway reported that if the Norwegian biathletes were to represent Norway in the Olympics, they ...
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21. November 2001

Olympic Rules, Athletes may do Several Sports
On Monday some press in Norway reported that if the Norwegian biathletes were to represent Norway in the Olympics, they ...
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21. November 2001

World cup XC, Full Statistics
Statistics from www.wintersport.as. The cross country season starts in Kuopio this weekend, these are the winners from...
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21. November 2001

World Champion Baacke Out for the Season
The German Nordic combined sprint champion from Lahti 2001, Marco Baacke, is out for the season. Baacke fell during tra...
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21. November 2001

American Biathlon News
Silver Star Mountain, B.C. The United States and Canadian Junior Teams, and a handful of National Team seniors began th...
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21. November 2001

Candian Alpine News/US World Cup
Allison Forsyth leads the Canadian squad and looks to follow up on herstrong season-opening performance in S...
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21. November 2001

Nef and Flemmen Lead Women's GS in US
Switzerland's Sonja Nef has taken the lead in the women's giant slalom at Copper Mountain, she is tied with Norway's Fle...
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21. November 2001

Interview With Norway's Head Coach XC
Paal Gunnar Mikkelsplass heads the Norwegian cross-country team for men. During the season opener in Norway www.winters...
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21. November 2001

Norway's Flemmen Wins GS in the US
Norway’s Andrine Flemmen won the women’s GS in Copper Mountain on Wednesday. Flemmen, staying out all last ...
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21. November 2001

Trainer among suspects in death
French trainer Xavier Fournier was singled out by an Austrian prosecutor Wednesday as being under "initial suspicion" in...
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21. November 2001

Ackermann changed his techniques
German nordic combined Ronny Ackermann has been struggling almost whole summer with his knee problems. Ackermann has obv...
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21. November 2001

Egorova may Challenge Daehlie as Greatest Winter Olympian
Russia’s Ljubov Egorova is again a part of the Russian women’s world cup cross-country team. Egorova finishe...
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21. November 2001

Egorova may Challenge Daehlie as Greatest Winter Olympian
Russia’s Ljubov Egorova is again a part of the Russian women’s world cup cross-country team. Egorova finishe...
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21. November 2001

Costellic Back?
Janica Costellic, last season’s women’s alpine overall world cup champion, will likely stay out at least par...
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22. November 2001

Canadian Alpine News/Forsyth Second
The Canadian Alpine Ski Team turned in animpressive performance today as the Caf...
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22. November 2001

Olympic Ski Juming Hill to Open (one Month Behind Schedule)
The German ski jumping team did have problems to get on snow in the Olympic hill a few days ago. Here is a www.wintersp...
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22. November 2001

Norway Hopes to be on Top in Ski Jumping by 2004
Norway’s aim is to be the leading ski jumping nation again in 2004 says the Chief of Sport for Norwegian ski jumpi...
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22. November 2001

Malysz 37th, Schmitt 51st in Qualification in Ski Jumping
The 2001/2002 ski jumping season is expected to be a fight between Adam Malysz and Martin Schmitt. Well, Thursday's tra...
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22. November 2001

US Nordic Combined skiers know the expectations for home olympics
Head athletic coach Jan-Erik Aalbu from US Nordic Combined is happy to see USA having 6 athletes qualified to World Cup ...
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22. November 2001

Tallus Longest Jump in NC Training/Braaten and Baacke missing the opening
Norwegian Kenneth Braaten will start his World Cup season in Lillehammer, and German Marko Baacke is out for a while due...
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22. November 2001

Tallus Longest Jump in NC Training/Braaten and Baacke missing the opening
Norwegian Kenneth Braaten will start his World Cup season in Lillehammer, and German Marko Baacke is out for a while due...
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22. November 2001

French Victory in Women's Slalom in Copper Mountain
Top 5 in the women's slalom in Copper Mountain, US.1 10 Pequegnot Laure (FRA) 1.09.44 1.37.64 - 2 26 Sponring Christine ...
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22. November 2001

Ackermann Leads Nordic Combined
The first part of the ski jumping part of the first Nordic combined world cup event this winter produced some great jump...
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23. November 2001

FRANCE'S LAURE PEQUEGNOT CLAIMS AN EMOTIONAL VICTORY
France's Laure Pequegnot recorded an emotional victory on Thursday in the women's slalom at Copper Mountain. Not only di...
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23. November 2001

Bengtsson excited about the double pursuit in cross country
FIS Race Director in cross country, Bengt-Erik Bengtsson gets really excited when he talks about the latest developments...
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23. November 2001

Ackermann Leads Nordic Combined, 4 Germans in Top 10
Ronny Ackermann leads in the Nordic combined world cup opener in Koupio after the ski jumping. Even without world champ...
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23. November 2001

Ackermann Wins NC, 3 Germans in Top 5
Despite Marco Baacke out of the race, Germany performed very well in today’s Nordic combined world cup opener in F...
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23. November 2001

Austrian XC Skiers Hope for Olympic Medals
The Austrian cross country skiers hope to earn one or more medals in the 2002 Olympic games. The team enjoyed great yea...
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23. November 2001

Widhoelz Leads in WC Ski Jumping, 10 Points Sep. Top 10
The overall winner of the 4 hills from the 1999/2000 season, Austrian Andreas Widhoelzl, has taken the lead in the world...
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23. November 2001

WC Champion Gottwald Comments After 6th Place in Season Opener NC
World Cup overall winner Felix Gottwald started the new season in Kuopio with 6th place in gundersen. Gottwald jumped 11...
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23. November 2001

Racer Comments from NC Kuopio, Ackermann, Lajunen
Ackermann...
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23. November 2001

Elofsson on Schedules, The Olympics and Alsgaard
Per Elofsson from Sweden told his thoughts and news for international media at the Fischer press conference in Kuopio.Wh...
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23. November 2001

Malysz Improves from 6th to First, Schmitt Second
The season opener in ski jumping turned out to be a thriller. Poland’s Adam Malysz went from 6th after the first j...
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23. November 2001

XC Opener, a complete update
Since Norway’s cross country head coach Paal Gunnar Mikkelsplass won the first official world cup race in 1981, No...
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23. November 2001

Tshepalova has paid more attention in improving in classic
Julia Tshepalova from Russian has been known as freestyle expert. Now she said she has been focusing on getting better i...
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23. November 2001

Skari Wins XC Season Opener
Norway’s Bente Skari recorded her 22nd world cup victory in today’s 10k classic cross country world cup ope...
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24. November 2001

3 PLASS
Det ble en bra start p...
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24. November 2001

Sweden's Andersson Great Surprise in Women's XC
Sweden’s Line Andersson was third in Saturday’s 10k classic cross country world cup race for women. The Swe...
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24. November 2001

New World Cup Record, 8 Norwegians on Top in WC Opener
When 1.3 seconds separated the top 4 in the Norwegian cross country season opener last weekend, many viewed this a weakn...
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24. November 2001

XC Presentation, Anders Aukland, Erling Jevne
Anders Aukland, Saturday’s men’s cross-country winner, was second on the 5k in Holmenkollen 2001. Aukland h...
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24. November 2001

Hanevold Wins Biathlon in Norway, Andresen 16th
Norway's Olympic biathlon champion on the men's 20k from 1998, Halvard Hanevold, won Saturday's international biathlon r...
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24. November 2001

Hanevold Wins Biathlon in Norway, Andresen 16th
Norway's Olympic biathlon champion on the men's 20k from 1998, Halvard Hanevold, won Saturday's international biathlon r...
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24. November 2001

Many reasons for the Germans good start in nc
Hermann Weinbuch, German nordic combined head coach, laughs when he is reminded about their "easy start". Weinbuch said ...
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24. November 2001

Skari expected winner, Andersson surprised
Female cross country skiers got their season opened on Saturday in Kuopio. None was surprised that Bente Skari was the w...
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24. November 2001

Jussilainen Leads After First Jump in Kuopio
The first jump in the second world cup competition in ski jumping is just completed in Kuopio, Finland. As for the even...
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24. November 2001

Jussilainen Wins Ski Juming in Finland
Finland's Risto Jussilainen won the second ski jumping event in Koupio on Saturday. He was followed by Adam Malysz and ...
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24. November 2001

Jussilainen celebrated in his home soil
Risto Jussilainen from Finland did what Finnish spectators were expecting in Kuopio. He flied 127,5 meter and took the l...
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24. November 2001

Bjørndalen in Top 5 in Cross Country??
Leading Norwegian biathlete has just finished his 10k skate in the cross country world cup. Before most of the red grou...
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25. November 2001

Germany Dominates After Ski Jumping part in NC Sprint
Germany has taken a strong lead in the sprint Nordic combined in Kuopio, Finland. Kircheisen has taken the lead ahead o...
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25. November 2001

Elofsson, Bjørndalen Dominate in XC
Ole Einar Bj...
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25. November 2001

Ole Einar Nearly Beats Elofsson, Second in XC WC
Ole Einar Bj...
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25. November 2001

U.S. Junior National Team/ MN Biathlon Time Trial
Silver Star Mt., B.C. 24-Nov-01 Men 10 km Hometown Category P S Time1 Dan Campbell Hastings, MN Sr. Men 1 3 32:29:002 An...
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25. November 2001

Neumannova Wins XC, Russia has 6 in top 9
The Chech Republic's Katerian Nuemannova won Sunday's 5k skate cross country for women in Finland. She was followed by ...
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25. November 2001

Bjørndalen Wins in Norway (Brother Dag)
In the absence of his brother Ole Einar, Dag Bj...
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25. November 2001

Nordic Combined Sprint Finland 241101
1 2 Ackermann, Ronny GER 18:58.2 2 19 Manninen, Hannu FIN 19:07.5 +9.3 3 8 Hammer, Kristian NOR 19:08.6 +10.4 4 16 ...
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25. November 2001

Ackermann completed his perfect weekend
German Ronny Ackermann won easily also the nordic combined sprint event in Kuopio. He jumped 123,5 meter, started 8 seco...
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25. November 2001

Elofsson: " Nice to win", Invited to Join Norway in Training
Per Elofsson from Sweden finished 9th in cross country World Cup in Kuopio on Saturday, having 8 Norwegians in front. Th...
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25. November 2001

Neumannova started her season with World Cup victory
Czech Katerina Neumannova raced her first race of the season on Sunday and claimed the victory in 5 k in Kuopio.- We hav...
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25. November 2001

Kostelic Wins Men's Slalom in the US
The results from Sunday's men's slalom in Aspen, USA.1 64 Kostelic Ivica (CRO) 1.14.33 1.38.81 - 2 26 Rocca Giorgio (ITA...
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25. November 2001

Malysz Lead Ski Jumping World Cup
Last year’s winner of the ski jumping world cup, Adam Malysz, has taken the lead after a first and second place in...
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26. November 2001

World Cup Winner Aukland Focuses on Classic
Norway’s versatile cross-country skier Anders Aukland has taken a one point lead in the men’s overall cross-...
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26. November 2001

Norway Takes Clear Lead in Nations Cup XC
After the dominant performance in the men’s cross-country this weekend, Norway has taken a clear lead in the natio...
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26. November 2001

Secret for Success not Working for Norwegian Ski Jumpers
As www.wintersport.as reported earlier this week, Norway hopes to be on top again in ski jumping in 2004. The Norwegian...
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26. November 2001

American XC News, Scott Beaten
Selected results from Continental cross cross country races in Canda. Olympic hopeful Beckie Scott was third on the wom...
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26. November 2001

Mikkelsplass; Norway will keep Focus
Paal Gunnar Mikkelsplass, the Norwegian cross-country head coach, says that the Olympics is the main goal for the season...
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26. November 2001

XC World Cup Update, Relays
While some racers have left Koupio, there will still be cross-country relays on Tuesday.The Norwegian men’s relay ...
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26. November 2001

Gottwald getting closer to the podium
Austrian nordic combined Felix Gottwald opened the season with 6th place in Kuopio on Friday and continued with 4th plac...
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26. November 2001

Danilova Leads XC World Cup
Russia's Olga Danilova has taken the lead in the women's overall cross country world cup. Last year's top 2, Tschepalova...
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26. November 2001

XC Relay in Finland, Few Teams, Norway out
The cross country relay in Kuopio on Tuesday will feature 6 men's teams and 7 women's teams.The start lists below do not...
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26. November 2001

XC Relay in Finland, Few Teams, Norway out
The cross country relay in Kuopio on Tuesday will feature 6 men's teams and 7 women's teams.The start lists below do not...
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26. November 2001

World Champion Matt Wins Slalom
Austria's slalom world champion from 2001, Mario Matt, won Monday's slalom event in the men's alpine in Aspen. Lasse Kj...
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26. November 2001

Norway Picks Biathlon Team
Norway's biathlon team for the first world cup races in Hochfilzen, races 5-9, December have been selected.Men:Frode And...
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27. November 2001

Kyrø Accuses Norway of Doping During Golden Years
The former Finish cross country coach Kari Pekka Kyr...
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27. November 2001

Russia Wins's Women's Relay in XC WC
There certainly were not too many surprises in the women’s 4x5 mix cross-country relay in Finland on Tuesday. Swe...
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27. November 2001

Mikkelsplass to quit after Olympic Season?
Norway’s cross country head coach, Paal Gunnar Mikkelsplass, will likely quit after the 2002 season, reports Norwe...
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27. November 2001

Bjørndalen to skip World Cup Races
Ole Einar Bj...
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27. November 2001

Bjørndalen to skip World Cup Races
Ole Einar Bj...
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27. November 2001

Norway Wins Men's XC Relay in Sprint
The men’s 4X10k cross country relay in Finland on Tuesday was won by Norway ahead of Sweden. Norway now has 34 re...
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27. November 2001

Many reasons for the Germans good start in nc
Hermann Weinbuch, German nordic combined head coach, laughs when he is reminded about their "easy start". Weinbuch said ...
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27. November 2001

Belmondo Aiming to Outperform Di Zenta
Stefania Belmondo, Italy’s Olympic champion from 1992, hopes to outperform her former domestic rival Manuela Di Ze...
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27. November 2001

Surprise top 3 in Men's Alpine WC
There are some unfamiliar names on the overall world cup list in the men's alpine. Mario Matt, after strong slalom resu...
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27. November 2001

Schedule Changes for Nordic Combined
Due to lack of snow in Lillehammer, the program in Lillehammer (NOR) is modified as follows: The Individual Gundersen co...
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27. November 2001

SETTER KURSEN MOT LILLEHAMMER
Etter en kjempestart p...
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27. November 2001

WC-START
WC-...
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27. November 2001

Norwegian Top Chief Hopes for 25 Olympic Medals
Jan Jensen, Norwegian Ski President, says the very ambitious goal for the Norwegian cross-country camp is 12 Olympic med...
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27. November 2001

Norwegian Biathletes Clinch Lucrative Sponsor Deal
The Norwegian biathlete teams have signed a new sponsor deal with a large Norwegian insurer, valued at $ 3,5 millions ov...
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27. November 2001

Mikkelsplass; No Allegations from Kyrø
Norwegian tv has reported that the former Finish cross country head coach Kari Pekka Kyr...
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28. November 2001

Elofsson Still a long way to go to Catch Daehlie
As www.wintersport.as has reported, Sixten Jernberg and Ullrich Wehling are 2 athletes that have earned 3 Olympic indivi...
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28. November 2001

Alsgaard in Finland Rally
Thomas Alsgaard, leading Norwegian cross-country skier, has different plans for the spring 2002. Alsgaard has been invi...
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28. November 2001

Poiree Wins Biathlon Test Race
As.www.wintersport.as reported last weekend, Raphael Poiree won a biathlon sprint race in Muonio, Finland. These are th...
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28. November 2001

Olympic notes from Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City Council members Tuesday agreed to plug a $350,000 Olympic shortfall. Read more...http://deseretnews.com/...
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28. November 2001

Skjelbreid Poiree into XC as well
Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree, the leading French/Norwegian biathlete, is so impressed by Ole Einar Bj...
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28. November 2001

Utah Has Greatest Snow and Ice on Earth?
The greater Salt Lake Area claims to have "the greatest snow on earth", now here comes the greatest ice on earth as well...
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29. November 2001

Waiting for Snow in Japan
The extended mild weather period in Japan saw only a little snow falling on the mountains - much less than all were hopi...
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29. November 2001

Hermann Maier Reports From Dubai
After a scary moment (our plane had technical problems and had to turn around) I do enjoy my week of regeneration to the...
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29. November 2001

Neumannova Hopes For Chech Gold in XC
Katarina Neumannova has all chances to become the first Chech cross-country skier to win Olympic gold.Neumannova won the...
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29. November 2001

Elofsson Leads Money List in Cross Country
Sweden’s Per Elofsson has taken the lead on the money list for the cross-country skiers for the 2001/2002 season. ...
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29. November 2001

Skari & Co; OK to Skip Relay in World Cup
Norway brought 9 women to the cross-country world cup opener in Finland last weekend, yet did not manage to be represent...
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29. November 2001

Sweden Selects XC Teams/Olympic Teams Selected by Christmas
Sweden has selected its cross country teams for the next world cup races (next weekend). COMP. SCHEDULES:http://www.win...
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29. November 2001

Kostner Wins Women's Downhill
Italy's Isolde Kostner won Thursday's women's alpine downhill at Lake Louise. Other notables, Street in 6th and Wiberg ...
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29. November 2001

Dorfmeister Takes Clear Lead in Women's WC
Austria's Micheala Dorfmeister has jumped to a clear lead in the women's alpine world cup. Last year's overall winner J...
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29. November 2001

Innsbruck Unable to Host 4 Hills 2002?
As the 4 hills tournament in ski jumping heads into its 50th season, uncertainty looms over the Innbruck hill. The hill...
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29. November 2001

Tschepalova Out for the Season?
Rumours have been circulating that Julia Tschepalova, Russia’s women’s cross- country winner from the 2000/2...
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30. November 2001

Olympic Champion in NC Injured
Norwegian Nordic combined skier Kenneth Braathen fell during training at Lillehammer on Friday and will not be able to p...
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30. November 2001

Bjørndalen's Olympic Options
Ole Einar Bj...
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30. November 2001

Ole Einar's Olympic Options
Ole Einar Bj...
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30. November 2001

Nor Am Cont. Cup Standings
The American cross country skiers chose not to ski the first world cup races of the season, rather participarting in Nor...
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30. November 2001

Skari; Will not Give up Skating
Norway’s Bente Skari, leading Olympic favourite in the women’s classic cross country events, does not want t...
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30. November 2001

Kostner Records Second Win in 2 Days
Italy's Isolde Kostner won her second downhill in a row in Friday's women's downhill at Lake Louise, Canada.http://www.i...
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30. November 2001

Alpine Women's WC Standings 301101
1 Dorfmeister Michaela AUT 276 2 Kostner Isolde ITA 228 3 Nef Sonja SUI 140 4 Forsyth Allison CAN 137 5 Berthod Sylviane...
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30. November 2001

Hannawald Best in Training in Ski Jumping
Germany's Sven Hannawald had the longest jump during training in Neustadt ahead of the world cup events in ski jumping t...
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30. November 2001

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