News Archive; November 2007


Charles Schwab to Sponsor Birds of Prey
2007 Charles Schwab Birds of Prey race week at Beaver Creek Nov. 29-Dec. 2 MEDIA NOTE: Media Note: Charles Schwab Bir...
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01. November 2007

World Cup Prep Underway at Beaver Creek
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (Oct. 31) - While the Audi FIS World Cup was getting underway on a glacier in Soelden, Austria, crew...
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01. November 2007

Keystone Provides Exclusive Training
Mancuso, Vonn and Nyman to make final tune-up for the season MEDIA NOTE: Keystone and the U.S. Ski Team will host a m...
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03. November 2007

Qualification Issues for Leading Nor. Skiers
The cross-country world cup opener for distance events will be at Beito, Norway, in 3 weeks. Norway will hold nationa...
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03. November 2007

Berger Confirmed for XC Opener, Still Must Qualify for Biathlon Opener
As www.wintersport.as reported in a previous story all men except Bjoerndalen have to qualify for the Norwegian men’s te...
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03. November 2007

Sjungande landslaget samlas i Bruksvallarna
Damerna åker till den härjedalska terrängen för att fortsätta vässa formen inför den traditionella premiären, både på he...
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05. November 2007

Swe. XC Notes 071107 (Swe.)
Herrlandslaget också på plats i Bruksvallarna Damerna samlades i måndags kväll i Bruksvallarna. På onsdagskvällen är...
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07. November 2007

Tchepalova, Veepalu, Smigun News
The winter season is approaching and we made some enquiries regarding some of the more recognized athletes that may or m...
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08. November 2007

ALPINE CANADA ALPIN ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR 2007 WORLD CUP RACES IN LAKE LOUISE
Bombardier presents Lake Louise Winterstart World Cup’ gets underway Nov. 24th CALGARY, AB (November 8th, 2007) ...
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08. November 2007

Nor XC Mens's Test Results
The Norwegian cross-country men did a 12k classic test event today near Lillehammer, Norway, these are the results: R...
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10. November 2007

AUSTRIAN SCHILD WINS REITERALM SLALOM
Reiteralm, AUT (November 10th, 2007) – The World Cup slalom season got underway in Reiteralm, AUT Saturday with Austrian...
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10. November 2007

THE FIRST BIG SNOW FALL IS A PROMISING START FOR LA SGAMBEDA, WITH MORE THAN 600 PARTICIPANTS
Livigno (Italy) 10th November 2007 ? Ten days ago the first snow already covered the Livigno valley, today is snowing ev...
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10. November 2007

Roponen and Lallukka won the free technique races in Saariselkä
Riitta-Liisa Roponen and Juha Lallukka won the free technique competitions in Saariselkä (FIN) FIS events. Roponen won t...
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10. November 2007

Longa to Quit Active Skiing
After a great return after a pregnancy, Marianna Longa has decided to end her carrier. Thanks to www.skitime.it ...
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10. November 2007

Ruud Hofstad Wins Nor XC Test
The Norwegian cross-country men did a test today near Lillehammer. This is the 3rd update we have this now directly from...
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11. November 2007

Bjoergen and Skofterud Fast in Nor XC Tests
The Norwegian cross-country women ran a skate test event today near Lillehammer. Marit Bjoergen 22,47 Vibeke Skofter...
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11. November 2007

Malvalehto and Rysin won the sprint races in Saariselkä
Mona-Liisa Malvalehto and Igor Rysin (RUS) won the Adecco Sprint Cup races in Saariselkä (FIN). Malvalehto won the ladie...
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11. November 2007

Swe. Biathlon Notes (Swe.)
Svenska Skidskytteförbundet tillsätter grupp för översyn Svenska Skidskytteförbundets styrelse diskuterade på sitt...
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12. November 2007

PAUL STUTZ TOP CANADIAN IN REITERALM WORLD CUP SLALOM
Reiteralm, AUT (November 11th, 2007) – Paul Stutz (Banff, AB) was the top Canadian at the Men’s World Cup Slalom event h...
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11. November 2007

Bjoerdalen set for XC WC
It now appears likely that Ole Einar Bjoerndalen will at least do some cross-country this early season. There are 2 e...
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12. November 2007

USSA Names First U.S. Ski Cross Coach
Tyler Shepherd to manage newest Olympic sport PARK CITY, Utah (Nov. 12) - The U.S. Ski Team took another big step to ...
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12. November 2007

German Ski Notes 121107 (Ger.)
Endspurt: DSV-Mannschaften bereiten sich auf Weltcup-Winter vor Saalbach Hinterglemm öffnet exklusiv für DSV-Teams D...
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12. November 2007

DSV einigt sich mit TV-Partnern - Grünes Licht für Weltcupveranstaltungen
(planegg/dsv) Der Gordische Knoten bei der Vergabe der deutschen Skisport-TV-Rechte ist gelöst: Der Deutsche Skiverband ...
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13. November 2007

Berger, Bjoerndalen Confirmed for XC WC Opener
As www.wintersport.as has reported ealier Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and Lars Berger have been selected to ski cross-country ...
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15. November 2007

A TRAINING TRACK HAS BEEN OPENED IN LIVIGNO
In Livigno the valley is covered with 35 cm of snow: a 4 km training track is now open, followed by a second technical c...
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15. November 2007

Res. Women's Qualification Sprint Classic FIS Event Beito 161107
1 103 NOR JACOBSEN Astrid Uhrenholdt 3425183 Heming, IL 2:49.5 0.00 0.00 Qualified 2 104 NOR BJØRGEN Marit 130377...
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16. November 2007

Reults Qualification XC Sprint Classic Men FIS Race Beito 161107
1 27 NOR RØNNING Eldar 3420036 Skogn IL 2:56.0 0.00 0.00 Qualified 2 17 NOR DAHL John Kristian 3420002 Strindhei...
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16. November 2007

Bjoergen With No Wax Wins XC Opener in Norway
Results from the cross-country classic sprint at Beito, Norway, today. Bjoergen skied all day without wax while Jacob...
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16. November 2007

Kick Wax Proves Conclusive as Naess Wins Nor. XC Sprint Opener
Results from the cross-country classic sprint for men at Beito, Norway, today: As last season it was a mix of some sk...
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16. November 2007

Results Women's Biathlon Sprint Norway 171107
1 44 BERGER Tora NOR Dombås IL 0 1 1 20:47.2 0.0 2 42 BONNEVIE-SVENDSEN Julie NOR Nittedal Skiskytterlag 0 3 3 21:0...
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17. November 2007

Bjoerndalen Wins National Opener in Norway
Results from 10k biathlon sprint for men at Beito, Norway, on Saturday: Fastest cross-country times were Berger, Bjoe...
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17. November 2007

Bjoergen Dominates XC Opener in Norway
Results from 10k cross-country skate for women at Beito, Norway, on Saturday: Follis lost a lot in the early going an...
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17. November 2007

Soedergren with Clear Victory in Swe. XC Opener
These are results from a 15k classic cross-country for men in Sweden today. Soedergren won with 1,46, the numbers nex...
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17. November 2007

Malvalehto, Morilov Win XC Classic Sprints in Finland
Results from classic sprint evensts in Finland on Friday Women sprint finals: 1 1 MALVALEHTO Mona-Lisa 3185003 ...
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17. November 2007

Di Centa Shares Win with New Norwegian at Beito
Results from the men’s 15k cross-country skate in a FIS event at Beito, Norway, today: Ruud Hofstad, the pre event fa...
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17. November 2007

Kuitunen Beats Shevchenko in Finland
Results from a women’s 10k classic in Finland today: 1. Virpi KUITUNEN FIN 25.35,2 ...
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17. November 2007

Bauer Leads Pankratov, Legkov in Finland
Results from the men’s 15k classic cross-country in Finland today: 1. Lukas BAUER CZE ...
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17. November 2007

Strandvall completes Finnish Team in Beitostölen
After the FIS Races in Olos the Finnish Team for Beitostölen World Cups was completed. In addition to the previously nam...
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17. November 2007

Surprise Winner in Nor XC Classic Opener
Results from 10k classic cross-country for men at Beito, Norway, on Sunday: Johnsrud is on the Manpower team Piller ...
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18. November 2007

Kalla, Hellner Win XC Skate Events in Sweden
10k skate cross-country for women in Sweden: 1 Charlotte Kalla 874 IFK Tärendö 25:54.1 0.0 2 Anna Hansson 871 IF...
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18. November 2007

Swe. Make XC Selections for Beito
These are the Swedish teams for the cross-country opener at Beito, Norway, next weekend: Följande åkare är uttagna ti...
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18. November 2007

Results 5k XC Classic for Women Beito 181107
1 62 NOR BJØRGEN Marit 1303777 Rognes IL 3:32.1 1 13:53.1 0.0 15.00 2 48 NOR SKOFTERUD Vibeke Westbye 1305426 Sl...
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18. November 2007

Dementiev, Korosteleva Win XC Skate in Finland
15k skate cross-country for men in Finland today: Women’s results below: 1. Eugeni DEMENTIEV RUS ...
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18. November 2007

Tchepalova with No Success in Biathlon Opener
Results from biathlon events in Kontiolahti this weekend: See below for the women’s sprint results, Tchepalova ended ...
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18. November 2007

Ski Jumping Res from Fin 171107, K90
1. 55 Ahonen Janne 99.5 79.0 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 134.5 265.0 Lahden Hiihtoseura 98.0 76.0 19.0 18.0 18.0 18.5 18.0...
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19. November 2007

Norway Make XC Selections for Beito Nov. 07
These are the Norwegian selections for the cross-country world cup events at Beito this next weekend: Hilde Pedersen,...
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19. November 2007

German Team Selections for XC Beito Nov. 07
(planegg/beitostölen) Für den Weltcup der Langläufer im norwegischen Beitostölen hat Bundesstrainer Jochen Behle insgesa...
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20. November 2007

Koivuranta Wins Test Event in Finland
Results from a Nordic combined test event in Finland this last weekend: 1 KOIVURANTA Anssi Kuusamon Eräveikot 254,...
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21. November 2007

Can Biathlon Notes 211107
YOUNG CANADIAN BIATHLON TEAM HEADS TO WORLD CUP START LINE ARMED WITH INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE —Medal-winning season ha...
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21. November 2007

Beitostoelen to host the second Cross-County World Cup weekend
The Viessmann FIS World Cup Cross-Country will continue in Beitostoelen (NOR) this weekend, 24th-25th November. Situated...
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21. November 2007

Cross Country SuperTour Set
Opening races this weekend in West Yellowstone WEST YELLOWSTONE, Mont. (Nov. 20) - The USSA Cross Country SuperTour, ...
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21. November 2007

Finland's Teams for Kuusamo SJ Nov/Dec. 2007
Finnish Team: Janne Ahonen, Lahden Hiihtoseura Janne Happonen, Puijon Hiihtoseura Matti Hautamäki, Puijon Hiihtoseu...
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21. November 2007

Austrian XC Skiers Banned
VIENNA, Austria (AP) The International ski Federation banned three Austrian cross-country skiers for two years Thursday ...
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22. November 2007

Moan Wins Nor. NC Test but in 2nd in XC Time
Results from a Nordic combined test for the Norwegian team at Lillehammer on Thursday: Ski jumping: Tande, Petter ...
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23. November 2007

Warsteiner FIS World Cup Nordic Combined 2007-08
Manninen once again? On November 30, the Nordic Combined World Cup will start into its new season with the tradition...
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23. November 2007

Bjoergen Wins in XC Opener at Beito
Results from the women’s 10k skate at Beito, Norway, on Saturday: Kuitunen did not start, Neumannova has retired, Smi...
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24. November 2007

Results 15k XC Skate Interval Start Beito 241107
1 77 Teichmann Axel GER *13:09:00 36:31.1 0.0 2 70 Bauer Lukas CZE *13:05:30 36:37.4 +6.3 3 79 Soedergren Ande...
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24. November 2007

Swe. Can. US XC Notes from 241107/Beito, Norway
Svenska längdsuccén fortsätter Efter två svenska individuella pallplaceringar och två segrar i sprintstafetten i Düsse...
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24. November 2007

US XC Notes 251107
Valaas Extends SuperTour Sprint Rule WEST YELLOWSTONE, Montana - The U.S. Ski Team's Laura Valaas (Wentachee, WA), who...
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25. November 2007

Results and Comments Women's 4x5K Mix Relay Beito 251107
Comments from the relay: First 2 legs classic, last 2 in skate. Jacobsen fell on the first leg, tight with Kurkina...
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25. November 2007

German Bia Notes 261107, Teams for Kontiolahti (Ger.)
Birnbacher verletzt: Graf rückt ins Weltcupteam (planegg/ dsv) Andreas Birnbacher wird beim Weltcupauftakt der Biathlet...
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26. November 2007

Sweden Makes Kuusamo 07 Selections
These are the Swedish teams for xc events in Kuusamo next weekend: Peter Larsson is not a part of the classic sprint ...
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26. November 2007

Norway Make XC Selections for Kuusamo Dec. 07
These are the Norwegian team selections for xc in Kuusamo next weekend, classic sprints on Saturday, 10/15k classic with...
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26. November 2007

German Ski Notes 261107 (Ger.)
Weltcupauftakt Kontiolahti/Kuusamo: Aktuelle DSV-Aufgebote Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, am kommenden Wochenende b...
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26. November 2007

Nor Am Results 261107
KEYSTONE, USA (November 26th, 2007) – Julien Cousineau (Lachute, QC) came second as the Coupe Nor-Am Cup season opened w...
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27. November 2007

Virpi Kuitunen still unsure about competing in Ruka
Virpi Kuitunen has had flu since last weekend, including coughing and sore throat and fever since last Saturday. She is ...
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27. November 2007

Wenzl Injured (Ger.)
Kollision im Training: Josef Wenzl zieht sich Schulterverletzung zu (planegg/ dsv) Josef Wenzl vom SC Zwiesel wird nach...
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27. November 2007

Schlopy Wins Super Series GS
KEYSTONE, Colo. (Nov. 27) - Three-time Olympian Erik Schlopy (Park City, UT) took another major step forward Tuesday in ...
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28. November 2007

Sullivan Looks to Keep Momentum Rolling
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (Nov. 26) - A healthy Marco Sullivan (Squaw Valley, CA) returns this week to the Birds of Prey speed...
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28. November 2007

PAT BIGGS FIFTH IN WINTER PARK COUPE NOR-AM CUP RACE
Christina Lustenberger finishes ninth, top Canadian at Keystone GS CALGARY, AB (November 28th, 2007) – Patrick Biggs ...
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29. November 2007

Before the Season with Walter Hofer and Uli Wehling
The FIS Newsflash caught up with Walter Hofer and Uli Wehling, FIS Race Directors for Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined, r...
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29. November 2007

Josef Wenzl muss sich an der Schulter operieren lassen
(planegg/ dsv) Langläufer Josef Wenzl (SC Zwiesel) muss sich am kommenden Dienstag einer Operation an der rechten Schult...
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29. November 2007

Beaver Creek 07, Mens's Combined
Three U.S. in Top 10 of Super Combined BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (Nov. 29) - Three U.S. men charged into the first 10 finish...
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30. November 2007

Nor Am Results 291107
PAT BIGGS WINS COUPE NOR-AM CUP SLALOM AT WINTER PARK Christina Lustenberger finishes fifth in Nor-Am GS in Keystone, U...
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30. November 2007

FIS World Cup Nordic Combined in Kuusamo (FIN), November, 30th 2007
Ackermann wins, Spillane 2nd, Bieler 3rd Ronny Ackermann from Germany could gain the victory in the first competit...
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30. November 2007

Kuitunen Out from Kuusamo Events
Kuitunen was seen trying out her condition yesterday on the ski track. “I did practise on the track and everyone around...
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30. November 2007

Norway won the teams Ski Jumping World Cup opening
Thomas Morgestern from Austria helped Norway to win the world cup opening in team ski jumping by falling his second jump...
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30. November 2007

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