News Archive; November 2006


Saariselkä hosts the First Snow Camps for Finnish Teams
All Finnish Cross-Country Teams have their First Snow Camps in Saariselkä, where also FIS-races will be staged on Novemb...
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01. November 2006

Amazing atmosphere and a large and wildly cheering throng of 350'000
Spectators characterized the opening weekend of the Viessmann FIS World Cup Cross-Country in Düsseldorf (GER) last Satur...
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02. November 2006

Levi (FIN) is ready for the start of the season
Real winter weather with more than ½ meter of snow and temperatures around -10C currently provide the perfect setting fo...
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02. November 2006

Strong interest at the Cross-Country TD Seminar in Tokyo
Over 40 participants from China, South-Korea and Japan, including a large contingent representing the Organizing Committ...
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02. November 2006

Bjoerndalen Aiming for Double Worlds in 2007, Face Nor. XC Skiers in Season Opener
The cross-country season is approaching and Norway will have their national opener in a little more than a week; the 10k...
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02. November 2006

“New” Russian Women’s Biathlon Team for 06/07, Men’s Team Intact
There are a lot of changes in women Russian biathlon team for the upcoming season. The national team will be strongly up...
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04. November 2006

Shevchenko Wins FIS Race in Muonio 041106
Results and comments from a 5k (well 4,5 k maybe) classic cross-country for women in Muonio, Finland on Saturday: 1...
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04. November 2006

Shiriaev Wins in Muonio, Mae, Koukal Next
Results and comments from a 10k classic cross-country in Muonio, Finland on Saturday: 1. Sergej SHIRIAEV ...
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04. November 2006

Jan Egil Andresen with Strong Test Win in Norway
The Norwegian cross-country men ran a 12k skate test today in Norway: Results: 1. Jan Egil Andresen 33,46 2. Jens...
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05. November 2006

XC Results FIS Races Muonio 051106
Results from the women’s 5k skate in Muonio on Sunday: . 1 Riitta-Liisa ROPONEN FIN 11.56,9 ...
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05. November 2006

Bjoergen Wins Test in Norway
The Norwegian cross-country women ran a 5k plus 5k pursuit event at Gaala, Norway today. The event was ran with inter...
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06. November 2006

Bjoerndalen Wins Windy Biathlon Test in Norway
The Norwegian male biathletes ran a test at Beito today, the event was 13,5k with 4 shootings and with a penalty for eve...
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06. November 2006

Sweden Makes XC Selections for 06 WC Opener
This is the Swedish team for the cross-country cup events in Gaellivaere the 18th and 19th of November: ** Inge B...
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07. November 2006

Nor,. XC Notes/Season Opener 10th-12th Nov.06
The Norwegian cross-country and biathlon athletes will have domestic openings at Beitostoelen this upcoming weekend. ...
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08. November 2006

Nor. XC Notes, Poiree, Bjoerndalen vs. XC Skiers, Berger won in 04/05
In the men’s classes at the season opener at Beitostoelen will see demanding competitions for world cup and possible wor...
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08. November 2006

BOMBARDIER LAKE LOUISE WINTERSTART READY TO WELCOME THE WORLD
Best skiers to open World Cup speed season at the end of November and early December CALGARY, AB (November 9th...
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09. November 2006

Matti Hautamäki wants to fight about top positions
Matti Hautamäki has counted on Qual as his jumping suit for so long, that when asked, he can’t even precisely remember w...
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09. November 2006

Outside Lists Newell Among Top 100 for '06
PARK CITY, Utah (Nov. 7) - While he's training in Sweden for the next cross country World Cup races, Olympian Andy Newel...
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09. November 2006

Can Alpine Teams for Levi/091106
Coach says team must build on last season’s momentum CALGARY, Alberta (November 9th, 2006) – Coming off a record...
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09. November 2006

Veerpalu Out for Part of Season, Smigun Aims for Overall WC
Sources in the Estonian Skiing Association confirm to www.wintersport.as that double Olympic champion Andrus Veerpalu is...
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09. November 2006

Gjoemle Beats Bjoergen in Classic Sprint in Norway
Junior skier Astri Uhrenholdt Jacobsen took the lead in the women’s classic cross-country sprint at Beitostoelen, Norway...
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10. November 2006

Svartedal Wins Sprint in Norway (With Kick Wax)
The Norwegian cross-country opener started on Friday with classic sprint events for women and men, kick wax or not prove...
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10. November 2006

XC Classic Sprint Results Norway 101106
Men's final results Domestic event 1500 meters Beitostoelen 101106 Leading skiers without wax in qualification...
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10. November 2006

Bjoergen Wins in Norway, Pedersen 2nd, Biathlete Grubben 5th
Results from the women’s 5k cross-country skate at Beitostoelen, Norway, on Saturday: Pedersen officialy retired afte...
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11. November 2006

Bjoerndalen With Huge Win in Nor. XC Opener
After a slow start Ole Einar Bjoerndalen upped the ante and won the men’s 10k cross-country skate at Beitostoelen, Norwa...
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11. November 2006

Results Women's XC 10K Skate Muonio 111106
1. Katerina NEUMANNOVA CZE 27.25,7 2. Kristina SMIGUN EST ...
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11. November 2006

Malvalehto Wins Classic Sprint in Finland, Olympic Champion Crawford 6th
There were classic cross-country sprints in Finland on Saturday: Results from the final: 1 301 Mona-Lisa Malvaleht...
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11. November 2006

XC Results Classic Sprint Finland 111106
Results from the men's class in classic cross-country sprints in Finland on Saturday: Final results: 1 Olli-Pekka ...
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11. November 2006

Angerer Wins in Muonio, Dementiev 2nd
Results and comments from a 15k skate cross-country in Muonio, Finland, on Saturday: 1. Tobias ANGERER ...
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11. November 2006

Bjoergen Beats Pedersen in 10k Classic in Norway
Results from the women’s 10k classic cross-country at Beitostoelen, Norway, on Sunday: The first time to the left is ...
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12. November 2006

Svartedal Wins 15k Classic in Norway, Hjelmeset 2nd
Results from the men’s 15k classic cross-country at Beitostoelen, Norway, on Sunday: Svartedal won the sprint on Frid...
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12. November 2006

Frode Andresen Wins Bia. Mass Start in Norway, Bjoerndalen 11th
Results from the men’s biathlon mass start at Beitostoelen, Norway, on Sunday: Number a little to the right is total ...
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12. November 2006

Majdic Beats Sidko, Matveeva in Muonio
Results from cross-country skate sprints in Finland on Sunday: Very impressive from Majdic, notice Sidko in 4rd, Matv...
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12. November 2006

Kummel Wins XC Skate Sprint in Muonio 121106
Results from a cross-country skate sprint in Muonio, Finland on Sunday. 12.11.06 Men sprint F A-finaali 1 KUMME...
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12. November 2006

Kuitunen and Saarinen Strong in XC in Finland 121106
Results from a 15k classic cross-country for men in Finland on Sunday: Women's results below: 1 Heikkinen,Matti J...
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12. November 2006

Finnish Teams in Gällivare (SWE) and Ruka (FIN) 06/07
Following athletes have been named into Finnish Team for upcoming World Cups in Gällivare (SWE, Nov 18-19) and Ruka (F...
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12. November 2006

Bjoerndalen, Berger on Nor. XC Team
These are the Norwegian cross-country team selections for 10k/15k skate and long mix relays in Gaellivare, Sweden next w...
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13. November 2006

Germany Makes Gaellivare and Kuusamo Selections
These are German skiing news and team selections for Gaellivaere and Kuusamo, comments in English are marked:********* ...
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14. November 2006

Nor. XC Skier Northug to Drop Gaellivare
The much hyped Norwegian cross-country skier Petter Northug will not take part in the season opener 15k skate in Gaelliv...
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15. November 2006

German News; DSV ergreift im Kampf gegen Doping die Initiative
(planegg / dsv) Der Deutsche Skiverband (DSV) hat in enger Abstimmung mit der Nationalen Antidoping Agentur (NADA) ein...
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15. November 2006

2006 Serge-Lang-Trophy awarded to Benni Raich
Benjamin Raich has received yet another award to honor his enormously successful 2005/2006 season. The Association of Al...
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15. November 2006

BOMBARDIER LAKE LOUISE WINTERSTART RECEIVES GREEN LIGHT: IT’S A GO
FIS Approves Snow Conditions in Lake Louise in light of World Cup Event in Canada LAKE LOUISE, AB (November 15, ...
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15. November 2006

Brink to Miss XC Opener in Gaellivare 06/07
These are Swedish cross-country news ehead of the events in Geallivare this weekend. Joergen Brink and Johann Olosson...
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15. November 2006

US XC Notes 161106
XC World Cup Resumes Saturday in SWE GALLVARE, Sweden (Nov. 15) - The cross country World Cup is set to shift into c...
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16. November 2006

Ivan Babikov returns to Russia to access World Cup ski circuit
For the past several months efforts have been underway with the Canadian Immigration Department to acquire Canadian citi...
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16. November 2006

Weltcup-Springen in Titisee-Neustadt gesichert
Planegg (dsv). Das für den 3./4. Februar 2007 vorgesehene Weltcup-Skispringen in Titisee-Neustadt ist nun endgültig gesi...
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16. November 2006

ALPINE CANADA ALPIN UNVEILS CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM FOR 2006/07
Grandi and Simard lead team of 38 athletes towards 2007 World Championships in Aare, Sweden CALGARY, AB (Novembe...
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16. November 2006

XC Analyses, Women's 10k Skate Gaellivare 181106
The cross-country women will race the 10k skate in Gaallivare, Sweden, this Saturday, start at 10:30 CET. With Tchepa...
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17. November 2006

Vittoz, Angerer Favourites in Gaellivare, Can Bjoerndalen Challenge?
The cross-country men will ski 15k skate interval start in Gaellivare, Sweden, on Saturday. This event is on the wor...
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17. November 2006

XC Update, Leading Coaches Believe in Angerer, Bjoerndalen to Win in Kuusamo.
The first event of the season will always bring a lot of uncertainty, www.wintersport.as asked some of the leading coach...
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17. November 2006

Roenning Supplements Norwegian XC Relay Team
Petter Northug is sick and will not race for Norway on the men’s 15k cross-country skate in Gaellivare on Saturday. S...
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17. November 2006

XC Start Lists Gaellivare 181106
Start lists women’s 10k skate with interval start in Gaellivare, Sweden at 10:30 CET on Saturday: 1 LUNDBAECK Emma SW...
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17. November 2006

Neumannova With Expected Victory in Gaellivare
Women's 10k skate interval start Gaellivare 181106 1 86 Neumannova Katerina CZE *11:13:00 24:17.9 0.0 As...
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18. November 2006

Bjoerndalen Historic, Wins XC in Gaellivare
Results from the men’s 15k skate with interval start in Gaellivare on Saturday: 1 11 Bjoerndalen Ole Einar NOR *12:...
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18. November 2006

XC Notes From Gaellivare
CANADIAN NORDIC SKIER DEVON KERSHAW CHILLS OUT EN ROUTE TO HISTORIC FINISH IN OPENING RACE OF WORLD CUP SEASON -St...
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18. November 2006

Tallus Jumps Well and Wins Fin. NC Title
Results from the Finnish Nordic combined championships in Gundersen on Saturday: It looks like Tallus and Kuivuranta ...
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18. November 2006

Greis, Henkel Win Biathlon in Muonio
Biathlon results from Muonio on Saturday Men’s class: 1. Michael GREIS GER 29.32...
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19. November 2006

XC Results, Women's 4X5k Mix Relay Gaellivare 191106
1 1 NOR - NORWAY I 50:44.9 50:44.9 1-1 r / c SKOFTERUD Vibeke W. 13:23.7 1 0.0 13:23.7 1 0.0 1-2 g / c PEDERSEN Hilde ...
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19. November 2006

Germany Win XC Relay in Gaellivare, Bjoerndalen, Berger Fastest of the Day
Results from the men’s 4X10k mix relay in Gallivare on Sunday: Comments: Bauer strong 2nd leg for the Czech Republ...
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19. November 2006

Team Norway and team Germany wins the relay in Gaellivare
Team Norway with a strong Viebeke W. Skofterud, the veteran Hilde G. Pedersen, Kirstin Steira and a Marit Bjoergen won t...
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19. November 2006

Lappi Finnish SJ Champion, Ahonen 4th
Results from the Finnish ski jumping championships in the HS100 this weekend: See the link below: http://pp.vuokat...
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19. November 2006

Wolf and Neuner Win Biathlon in Muonio 191106
Results from biathlon events in Muonio on Sunday: Men's class: 1. Alexander WOLF GER 40.25...
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19. November 2006

Northug, Gjerldalen Left off Nor. Team for Kuusamo
Norway has made these team selections for cross-country for Kuusmo next weekend. The men’s team: Sprinter Vigen Ha...
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20. November 2006

Bjoergen Takes Lead in Women's XC WC
After one first and a 3rd so far this season Marit Bjoergen has jumped to the top of the women’s cross-country world cup...
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20. November 2006

Bjoerndalen on top in XC WC (for now)
After each winning one event this season Norwegians Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and Eldar Roenning share the lead on top of me...
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20. November 2006

THE OLYMPIC CHAMPION GABRIELLA PARUZZI STARTS AT LA SGAMBEDA
The Olympic champion at Salt Lake City 2002 is one of the most important athletes who will participate to the cross cou...
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20. November 2006

Bjoerndalen Set for More XC, La Clusaz Next
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, having won the 15k skate in Gaellivare on Saturday and producing a strong relay leg on Sunday...
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20. November 2006

Norway Makes Kuusamo SJ Selections
Norway’s ski jumping team for Kuusamo this weekend: Roar Ljeokelsoey Bjoern Einar Romoeren Anders Bardal Sigurd ...
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20. November 2006

Aare, Sweden, to Host 2009 Alpine WC Final
The Swedish site Aare, after being chosen for the 2007 alpine worlds, will also host the 2009 alpine world cup final. ...
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21. November 2006

NC 07 Pre Season Report
This is a report from FIS on the Nordic combined season, first in English then in Germa: One notable (small) change ...
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21. November 2006

Sweden Makes Kuusamo 06/07 XC Selections
These are the Swedish team selections for the cross-country events in Kuusamo this weekend, classic sprints on Saturday ...
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21. November 2006

Nor. SJ Notes Pre Kuusamo 06/07, Lillehammer to Take Over From Trondheim?
www.wintersport.as spoke to Claes Brede Braathen today, he is the Chief of Sport for the Norwegian ski jumpers. Braat...
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21. November 2006

Teichmann to Double up in Kuusamo
Germany has made these selections for Nordic combined and cross-country for the world cup events in Kuusamo this weekend...
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21. November 2006

Canadian Biathlon Notes 221106
CANADA'S BIATHLON ATHLETES GAIN NUTRITIONAL STRIDE ON COMPETITION - USANA helps Canadian biathletes take aim at interna...
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22. November 2006

Nordic Opening 06/07 Report
Fifth Nordic Opening to welcome FIS Nordic disciplines at Ruka/Kuusamo (FIN) Ruka (FIN) After the weekend in Swe...
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22. November 2006

FIS MEDIA INFO: Main Decisions of the FIS Council at its Autumn Meeting in Oberhofen (SUI)
Oberhofen, November 20th, 2006 – At its traditional Autumn Meeting held in the FIS Office in Oberhofen (SUI) on Friday 1...
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22. November 2006

Jaakko Holkeri re-elected President of the Finnish Ski Association
The Federative Council of the Finnish Ski Association has re-elected FIS Council Member Jaakko Holkeri as President of t...
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22. November 2006

06/07 Season Preview: Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined
Three Questions to Walter Hofer and Uli Wehling At the outset of the season kick-off at the Nordic Opening at Ruka/Ku...
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22. November 2006

1st Training Men's Dowhill Lake Louise for 251106
OFFICIAL RESULTS - FIRST TRAINING Rank Bib FIS Code Name Year Nation Total Time FIS Points 1 26 50451 GRUBER Chr...
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23. November 2006

Norwegians Favorites in Men XC Classic Sprint in Kuusamo
The cross-country skiers will race classic sprints in Kuusamo, Finland, on Saturday and interval starts classic on Sunda...
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23. November 2006

Malysz and Ahonen Best in Training in Kuusamo
Results from the last training round in ski jumping in Kuusamo today. Notables among the recongnized names: Kuttel...
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23. November 2006

US Ski Notes Pre Kuusamo 06/07 Season
Combined, Jumping Schedules Set to Start KUUSAMO, Finland (Nov. 23) - The ski jumping and nordic combined World Cup ...
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23. November 2006

Training day 2 for Men's Alpine Downhill Lake Louise 251106
OFFICIAL RESULTS - SECOND TRAINING Rank Bib FIS Code Name Year Nation Total Time FIS Points 1 4 533866 NYMAN Ste...
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23. November 2006

Larsson, Oestberg Pull out of Kuusamo Sprints
Peter Larsson and Michael Oestberg will not take part in the classic cross-country sprint in Kuusamo on Saturday IN S...
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24. November 2006

Lappi Leads in Kuusamo, 2nd run or not?
Standings after one round in HS142 in Kuusamo. Conditions worsened towards the end: It is uncertain if there will be ...
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24. November 2006

Andersson, Kuitunen, Bjoergen Favs. In Kuusamo, Analyses and Stats.
1200 meters classic sprint Kuusamo 251106: The cross-country women’s classic sprint in Kuusamo on Saturday seems quit...
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24. November 2006

XC Men's Classic Sprint Kuusamo 251106, Analyses and Stats
Parts of this published earlier this week regarding the men’s classic sprint in Kuusamo on Saturday: Qualification st...
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24. November 2006

Buder, Grugger Fastest in 3rd Training for Lake Louise Downhill 06/07
Results 3rd training ahead of the alpine men's downhill in Lake Louise 251106: 1 4 50695 BUDER Andreas 1979 AUT ...
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24. November 2006

Joensson, Kuitunen Fastest in Kuusamo XC Qualifications
Results and some comments from the men’s cross-country qualification in Kuusamo today: Men's class: Joensson was v...
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25. November 2006

Results Ski Jumping NC Gundersen Kuusamo 251106
1 46 Jason Lamy Chappuis 137.5m 134.5m 136.5 132.4 1 1 268.9 2 41 Anssi Koivurant...
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25. November 2006

Svartedal Wins in Kuusamo
A final men’s classic cross-country sprint Kuusamo. Svartedal got away in the last hill, Iversen stayed with him for ...
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25. November 2006

Majdic Wins XC Classic Sprint in Kuusamo
Results and comments from the women’s classic cross-country sprint in Kuusamo on Saturday: Majdic won in Drammen last...
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25. November 2006

Jacobsen, Amman Best in Kuusamo Qualification
These are the qualification results for Kuusamo ski jumping. Jocobsen and AmmAn in a class of their own. Lappi down i...
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25. November 2006

Lamy Chappuis wins, Manninen 2nd, Haseney 3rd
The new season has its first winner: Jason Lamy Chappuis (137.5m, 134.5m) from France wins in the Individual Gundersen o...
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25. November 2006

Can Bjoergen Win Favourite Distance in Kuusamo?
The women’s 10k classic in Kuusamo on Sunday has 4 large favourites. Bjoergen won 4 10ks 2 seasons ago and 2 last sea...
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25. November 2006

Historic Classic Experts Favourites in Kuusamo 15k Classic
The cross-country men’s 15k classic interval start on Sunday it comes down to the usual suspects. Lukas Bauer was str...
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25. November 2006

Artificial snow in Valle d’Aosta - Italy
The weather conditions in South Europe in this first part of winter season are not favourable for the approching cross c...
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25. November 2006

Swe. XC Notes from Kuusamo 261106
Lyckad dag för svenska herrarna i Kuusamo Anders Södergren trea och Mathias Fredriksson fyra på 15 kilometersloppet i...
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26. November 2006

Roenning Wins 15k Classic Kuusamo 261106
Men's 15k classic Kuusamo 261106, standings after 7,5k below: 1 95 Ronning Eldar NOR *13:12:30 38:35.2 0.0 ...
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26. November 2006

Teichmann with Cold, Skips 15k in Kuusamo
After his strong performance on the sprint yesterday Axel Teichmann pulled out of today’s 15k classic with a small cold....
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26. November 2006

Kuitunen With Very Strong Victory in Kuusamo 261106
Women's 10k classic Kuusamo 261106, standings after 5k below 1 66 Kuitunen Virpi FIN *11:33:00 28:01.2 0.0 ...
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26. November 2006

Uncertain Season for Piller Cottrer?
Pietro Piller Cottrer was not competing in the Kuusamo World Cup races this week-end. He went home after Gaellivare ...
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26. November 2006

Can. Alpine Notes from 261106
JOHN KUCERA WINS BOMBARDIER LAKE LOUISE WINTERSTART SUPER G Kucera describes his first World Cup win at Lake Louise a...
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27. November 2006

XC Face Snow Problems in Europe, Biathlon Opener on Track
As there is no snow in most parts of Europe the cross-country world cup is facing uncertainty for the next few events. ...
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27. November 2006

German Bia. Selections for Oestersund 06/07
These are the German biathlon teams for the world cup opener i Oestersund this week. Biathleten starten in die neue...
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28. November 2006

Leading Biathlon Women Retire or Skip 07 Season
As www.wintersport.as has reported earlier this year many of the leading women in biathlon will not race this season ...
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27. November 2006

Nor Am Results, Palander 2nd, Myhrer 9th in Keystone
KEYSTONE, Colorado (November 27, 2006) – Canadian Alpine Ski Team member Julien Cousineau of Lachute, Que., gained some ...
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28. November 2006

Finland's Team for Lillehammer SJ Dec. 2006
The Finnish ski jumping team in Lillehammer (as we hope) 1.-3.12.2006: Friday´s qualification 1.12.2006 Janne Ahonen,...
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28. November 2006

News for Salomon 281106
Anja Paerson back on top! After her knee surgey this spring (which kept her away from skiing during four months), A...
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28. November 2006

Vasaloppet Fully Booked (and for a while)
The Swedish 90k cross-country race Vasaloppet was fully bookd on May 3rd this spring, 15 972 participants are allowed to...
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28. November 2006

ALLISON FORSYTH TO TAKE SEASON OFF TO FULLY RECOVER
CAST Veteran to focus on rehabilitation of injured knee in 2005-06 LAKE LOUISE, AB (November 28th, 2006) – Canad...
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28. November 2006

4 Favoruites in Women's 07 Bia. Opener
Start list, comments and some stats for women’s 15k biathlon individual in Oestersund at 13:15 CET on Wednesday follow: ...
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28. November 2006

VANDERBEEK 2ND, BRYDON 7TH IN FIRST DH TRAINING AT LAKE LOUISE
Four Canadians in Top 22 in training at Bombardier Lake Louise Winterstart LAKE LOUISE, AB (November 28, 2006) –...
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29. November 2006

USSA Praises Adding SX, Questions WSJ Snub
Questions women's ski jumping snub PARK CITY, Utah (Nov. 28) - The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association said Tuesday it...
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29. November 2006

Val d'Isere Cancelled
The men’s DH and Super Combined scheduled in Val d’Isère (FRA), 09.-10.12.2006 had to be cancelled due to lack of snow a...
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29. November 2006

Swe.Alpine News 291106
Alpint: Världscupen i Nordamerika Efter svenska alpina landslagets framgångar föregående helg fortsätter nu tävlinga...
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29. November 2006

Malgina Wins Women's 07 Bia. Opener in Oestersund
Results from the biathlon women's 15k in Oestersund 291106: Notables: Henkel 4th Grubben 14th Bailly 17th Wilhe...
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29. November 2006

German WC Selections 301106 to 031206
DSV-Starter für die kommenden Weltcups (planegg/dsv) Folgende DSV-Aktive sind für die bevorstehenden Weltcups der Alpin...
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29. November 2006

THE TOUR DE SKI “INFLAMES” CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
SPECIAL LIVE BROADCAST IN VAL DI FIEMME BY RAI j - Over 20 cameras for the final leg of the new challenge ...
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29. November 2006

WADA-supported study shows that individual Hb values do not vary significantly
Taking advantage of the occasion of the Nordic Opening at Ruka (FIN), Professor Bengt Saltin, former FIS Anti-Doping Exp...
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29. November 2006

The pyramid of Estonian skiing: Estonian Ski Association turns 85
Established during its first independent period in 1921, the Estonian Ski Association celebrated its 85th anniversary on...
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29. November 2006

CANADA'S ZINA KOCHER LIVES DREAM WINNING BRONZE MEDAL AT BIATHLON WORLD CUP IN SWEDEN
-Historic performance makes Kocher first Canadian biathlete to medal in 12 years- Ostersund, Sweden-For the past six ...
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29. November 2006

CROSS COUNTRY WORLD CUP EVENTS CONFIRMED
SPRINT IN aosta AND 15KM AND 30km “classic” IN COGNE j - The competitions shall take place on Friday 8 and Sun...
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29. November 2006

Favourites Start Early and Late in Men's 20k Biathlon Opener
Start list and comments for the men’s 20k biathlon in Oestersund on Thursday, starting time 13:15 CET: Some of the fa...
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29. November 2006

PATRICK BIGGS WINS BRONZE MEDAL IN SLALOM AT MEN’S NOR-AM CUP
KEYSTONE, Colorado (November 29, 2006) – Patrick Biggs of Orleans, Ont., posted the fastest time on the first run and he...
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30. November 2006

JOHN KUCERA LEADS CANADIANS IN MEN’S DH TRAINING AT BEAVER CREEK
LAKE LOUISE, AB (November 29th, 2006) – John Kucera (Calgary, AB) continues to lead the Canadian men, this time with a 1...
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30. November 2006

No Additional World Cups in USA
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (Nov. 29) - U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association officials said Wednesday they could not hold addition...
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30. November 2006

FINNISH CROSS-COUNTRY MEDIA INFO EARLY DEC.06
Cross-country news and team selections from Finland: Training at home prior to World Cups in Aosta/Cogne and La Clu...
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30. November 2006

Bjoerndalen Doubles up with XC and Bia Win
Results from the men’s 20k biathlon in Oestersund on Thursday: Bjoerndalen has now won in cross-country and in biathl...
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30. November 2006

7 Norwegians on Top in Men’s XC Sprint World Cup
With Lind getting behind early in the season and Thobias Fredriksson failing to make an impression it looks like the men...
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30. November 2006

Bjoergen To Skip La Clusaz, Will Prepare for Tour de Ski
Norway’s leading female cross-country skier Marit Bjoergen has been on the podium on all 6 events held this season. S...
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30. November 2006

Cogne XC Events Cancelled
Next month's Italian races in Aosta and Cogne/Val d’Aosta were ultimately cancelled on Thursday due to lack of snowfal...
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30. November 2006

Miller Takes Lead in Super Combined in Beaver Creek
Results from the downhill part of the men’s super combined in Beaver today. Notice that the course is shorter than the r...
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30. November 2006

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