News Archive; November 2008


PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS BOOSTS SUPPORT FOR THOMAS GRANDI’S WORLD CUP RETURN
VANCOUVER, BC (November 3, 2008) – PricewaterhouseCoopers announced a new sponsorship arrangement today in Vancouver, BC...
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03. November 2008

Record participation expected in 2009 FIS World Championships
Based on current status, FIS is looking forward to record participation in the 2009 FIS World Championships. As of clos...
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06. November 2008

Snow report for XC WC Opener (Swe.)
Snöläget under kontroll i Gällivare Nu produceras det konstsnö som säkrar längdskidtävlingen Världscupen 21 till 23 n...
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06. November 2008

XC 2009, Pre Season News from Fin/Nor/USA
The cross-country season will start with events in Finland this weekend with the world cup starter 2 weeks ahead: The...
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08. November 2008

Russians Lead 1st XC Sprint for 09 Season
Results from sprints Finland on Saturday: Qualification results further down: FIS-SAARISELKÄ 8.11.2008 SPRINT RE...
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09. November 2008

Nousiainen Wins XC Opener in Finland
Results from xc events in Finland on Saturday: http://www.inarinyritys.net/files/fis08/su/resultat/RESULT.HTM 10,...
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09. November 2008

Svartedal Wins Test Event in Norway
Some Norwegian men xc skiers ran a 25minutes classic test today at Sjusjoen, near Lillehammer. Jens Arne Svartedal wo...
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09. November 2008

XC Notes From Ita and Ger 111108
News from Italy: The Italian team will arrive in Muonio on Wednesday with 8 men and 5 women. The last rollers skii...
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11. November 2008

German Ski News 111108
Alpiner Weltcup Levi /Aktuelle Infos rund um die DSV-Teams Planegg (dsv) Mit den Spezialslaloms für Damen und Herren st...
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11. November 2008

Svendsen Wins Nor. Bia Test
Emil Hegle Svendsen won a normal program test event for the Norwegian biathlon men yesterday. Stian Noevik and Lars B...
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11. November 2008

Surprise Winner in XC Test in Norway
Unknown on the international arena, Agneta Aasheim, won a 10k skate test among the Norwegian xc women at Sjusjoen, near ...
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11. November 2008

Olofsson Returns to Biathlon WC
After having given birth early this summer, Anna Carin Olofson will return to compete for Sweden in the biathlon world c...
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11. November 2008

Winter Sport Events of Interest in 09
SNOWSPORTS FESTIVAL – January 24th to 25th, 2009 What a start into the year: the international SNOWSPORTS FESTIVAL will...
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11. November 2008

Veerpalu in Shape, Smigun Considering 2010 Games
Some notes from coaches in France and Germany: Frence selections for Gallivare: Vittoz is a top favorite and Jonni...
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12. November 2008

NAKISKA NAMED NATIONAL TRAINING CENTRE BY ALPINE CANADA ALPIN
Former Olympic resort will be used to stage Canadian racers in 2010 CALGARY, AB (November 12, 2008) - Nakiska Ski Are...
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13. November 2008

Kalla Ready for 09 Season (Swe.)
Kalla taggad inför Världscupen i Gällivare Den svenska skidstjärnan Charlotte Kalla startar upp sin tävlingssäsong un...
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14. November 2008

Northug Wins Skate Sprint in Norway XC Opener
Results from xc skate sprint events at Beito, Norway, today, on the links below. Women: http://www.beitoworldcup.c...
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14. November 2008

Majdic, Kruikov Win XC Classic in Muonio 08
There were classic sprints in Finland today: Prologue results here: http://www.muonio.fi/liikunta/ And final re...
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14. November 2008

Bjoergen, Aasen Win XC Opener in Norway
Results from women’s xc 10k skate at Beito, Norway: http://www.beitoworldcup.com/2008/Resultatlister/langrenn/1511/10km...
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15. November 2008

Soedergren and Kowalczyk Win XC in Sweden
Results from 15k classic for men in Sweden today: 1 Anders Södergren 103 Östersunds SK 35:43.2 0.0 2 Johan Olsson 10...
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15. November 2008

2 Wins for Germany in XC Opener in Muonio, Results Inconclusive
Results and comments from 10k classic for women and 15k classic in Muonio today on the link below: http://www.muonio....
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15. November 2008

Roenning Wins XC Classic at Beito
Results from Beito, men’s xc 10 classic Roenning has been sick, strong race, favourite for Kuusamo in 2 weeks. Dah...
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16. November 2008

Swe. XC Teams for Gallivare Nov. 08 (Swe.)
Sweden will also have a national group: Längdtruppen till Gällivare Sverige ställer upp med fem herrar och fyra d...
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17. November 2008

No Surprises in Nor XC Selections for Gallivare 2008
These are the Norwegian xc teams for the season opener i Gallivare this weekend: Women: Marit Bjørgen, Rognes IL ...
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17. November 2008

Smigun Aims for Comeback Ahead of 2010
According to sources in the Estonian skiing association, the 2006 double Olympic champion, Christina Smigun, will aim fo...
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18. November 2008

German XC News 181108
Langläufer starten in Weltcup-Saison - Behle ist zuversichtlich Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, am kommenden Woche...
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18. November 2008

XC Rules Update 181108
World Cup rules update Already in the spring, the members of the FIS Cross-Country Committee and its various Sub-Com...
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18. November 2008

Swe XC News 191198, Soedergren in Shape
Genrepet i Bruksvallarna gick som en dans. Anders Södergren formligen flög ifrån sina svenska konkurrenter i fristilslop...
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19. November 2008

Swe. Bia News 191108
IBU Biathlon Cup lockar 35 nationer till Idre 29-30 november Uppgraderingen av tävlingen drar till sig intresse på al...
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19. November 2008

SNOW CONDITIONS ENABLE LAKE LOUISE SKI AREA TO PROCEED WITH BOMBARDIER LAKE LOUISE WINTERSTART
FIS gives go-ahead for Men’s World Cup events after on-hill inspection LAKE LOUISE, AB (November 19, 2008) - Organize...
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19. November 2008

XC Kicks Off in Sweden Saturday
GAELLIVARE, Sweden (Nov. 19) - This weekend the rollerskis finally come off as U.S. Cross Country Ski Team athletes shed...
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20. November 2008

Norway Make 08 Kuusamo Selections
Norway’s teams for Kuusamo next weekend: Notables: Jocobsen not on women’ s team, still needs to train more after ...
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24. November 2008

Swe. 08 XC Selections for Kuusamo
These are the Swedish teams for Kuusamo this upcoming weekend: The winner from Gallivare on the men’s 15k skate, Marcus...
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24. November 2008

German Team Selections/Week 48/2008
Nordic Opening in Finnland – Alpine Rennen in USA und Kanada Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, am kommenden Wochenende...
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25. November 2008

NC 09 Season to Start in Kuusamo
Event Preview: 2008/09 Nordic Combined World Cup Begins in Kuusamo KUUSAMO (FIN) – The first two races in the 2008/09 ...
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25. November 2008

Swe. Alpine News 251108
Alpina världscuptävlingar i USA och Kanada Det börjar med fart för grabbarna och teknik för damerna när världscupcirkus...
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25. November 2008

NINE CANADIANS PREPARE FOR BOMBARDIER LAKE LOUISE WINTERSTART TRAINING RUNS
Men’s FIS Alpine World Cup speed season set to start Saturday LAKE LOUISE, AB (November 25, 2008) – The Men’s Canadia...
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25. November 2008

Anders Södergren är friskförklarad!
Överläkaren Göran Beskow på Östersunds sjukhus gav honom glädjebeskedet på tisdagseftermiddagen. - Det var en godartad...
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25. November 2008

Swe. XC News 271108
Emil kokar av tävlingslust Sprintkanonen Emil Jönsson, 23, har finjusterat allt inför världscuppremiären i finska Kuusa...
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27. November 2008

Canadians Sweep in Opening SuperTour
WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT (Nov. 28) - The USSA Cross Country SuperTour opened Friday in West Yellowstone with Canadians Ivan ...
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29. November 2008

Marcialonga 09 News
MARCIALONGA APPROACHES THE GOAL OF 6,000 ENTRIES THE DEADLINE WILL PROBABILY COME NEXT WEEK - Entries are booming an...
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29. November 2008

Arritola, Babikov Win SuperTour 10K
WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT (Nov. 29) - The U.S. Cross Country Ski Team's Morgan Arritola (Ketchum, ID) had another successful ...
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30. November 2008

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