News Archive; December 2006


Nor Am Results 301106
WINTER PARK, Colorado (November 30, 2006) - Brigitte Acton of Mont-Tremblant, Que., won the bronze medal in the giant sl...
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01. December 2006

Men's SC Beaver Creek301106
FRANCOIS BOURQUE TOP CANADIAN AT BEAVER CREEK SUPER COMBINED Bourque only Canadian to complete the two-run race ...
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01. December 2006

Nor XC Men Plan to Skip La Clusaz
Eldar Roenning, Jens Arne Svartedal and Tor Arne Hetland are currently the top 3 men on top of the men’s overall cross-c...
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01. December 2006

Another Option for XC Schedule for Dec. 06
The cross-country events for the 8th of December (skate sprint) and 10th of December (first scheduled as pursuit, later ...
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01. December 2006

Gwizdon Wins Biathlon Sprint in Oestersund
Results women's biathlon sprint Oestersund 011206 1 45 GWIZDON Magdalena POL 0 0 0 24:05.0 2 13 WILHELM Kati...
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01. December 2006

Marcialonga News 011206
NEW SUCCESS FOR MARCIALONGA: THE GOAL OF 4,000 ENROLMENTS HAS BEEN ACHIEVED - The largest group of foreign ...
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01. December 2006

Aosta and Cogne/Val d'Aosta (ITA) cancelled
This is to inform that the cancelled FIS World Cup Cross-Country competitions in Aosta and Cogne/Val d’Aosta (ITA), 08./...
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01. December 2006

CROSS COUNTRY WORLD CUP IN COGNE 10 AND 15 KM WILL PROBABLY TAKE PLACE ON 13 DECEMBER
-Valle d’Aosta faces overwhelming odds -The latest decision is to postpone the event to Wednesday 13 -6,000 cubic ...
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01. December 2006

Miller Wins Beaver Creek Downhill
CALGARY’S JOHN KUCERA CONTINUES TO IMPRESS ON WORLD CUP TOUR The youngster is making his mark against the world’s bes...
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01. December 2006

Schlierenzauer Leads Quailfication at Lillehammer
Results from ski jumping qualification Lillehammer for event to be held 021206 1 16 Gregor Schlierenzau...
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01. December 2006

Rian Wins NC SJ Part at Lillehammer
NC Gundersen ski jumping Lillehammer 021206, there will be a restart for some but these are the presumed weakest. Ack...
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02. December 2006

Bjoerndalen Wins Sprint in Oestersund
Results men's biathlon sprint Oestersund 021206, there will be pursuit events on Sunday: 1 18 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar...
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02. December 2006

Saari and Ohtonen Win Finnish XC Events
Cross-Country Skiing Results from Finland Place: Vuokatti Type of the event: National Technique: Classic Women, ...
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02. December 2006

NC Notes from Lillehammer/Gundersen 021206
WARSTEINER FIS Weltcup Nordische Kombination Trondheim (2.12.06) Ind. Gundersen Moan gewinnt, Haseney 2., Manninen...
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02. December 2006

Amman, Kuettel Takes Double at Lillehammer
Final results ski jumping Lillehammer 021206: 1 50 Simon Ammann 128.5m 138.0m 125.4 140.5 2 2 265.9 2 ...
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02. December 2006

Can. Alpine Comments from 021206, Beaver Creek and Lake Loiuse
FRANÇOIS BOURQUE FINISHES NINTH IN GIANT SLALOM AT BEAVER CREEK Bourque posts solid second run to improve his ranking...
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03. December 2006

Tande Takes Lead at Lillehammer NC Sprint
Ski jumping part of Nordic combined sprint Lillehammer 031205. Competition changed from Gundersen to sprint, start cr...
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03. December 2006

Grubben Wins Pursuit in Oestersund 031206
Women’s biathlon pursuit Oestersund 031206 1 1 6 GRUBBEN Linda NOR 0+0+1+0 1 31:07.47 0.0 2 11 OLOFSSON A...
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03. December 2006

Malysz Best in Lillehammer Qualification 031206
Qualification ski jumping Lillehammer day 2 Event starts 13:45 CET Schlierenzauer is pre qualified and did not jum...
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03. December 2006

Malysz Leads at Lillehammer
Standings after round one SJ Lillehammer: 1 49 Adam Malysz POL 137.5m 141.6 Q 2 69 Anders Jaco...
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03. December 2006

Schlierenzauer Wins at Lillehammer 031206
Ski jumping results from Lillehammer 031206 1 63 Gregor Schlierenzauer 134.0m 137.0m 134.8 141.2 3 1 276.0 ...
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03. December 2006

NC Comments from Sprint Lillehammer 031206
WARSTEINER FIS Weltcup Nordische Kombination Lillehammer (3.12.06) Sprint Bieler gewinnt, Koivuranta 2., Laheurte ...
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03. December 2006

US NC Comments Lillehammer 031206
Demong, Spillane Burn Sprint Course in NOR Pair posts fourth and sixth-fastest ski times LILLEHAMMER, Norway (Dec. ...
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03. December 2006

Can. Skiing Notes 301206, Alpine and Biathlon
VanderBeek earns first World Cup podium of young career LAKE LOUSIE, AB (December 3, 2006) – Kelly VanderBeek (...
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04. December 2006

Pettersen 2nd in Sprint in Norway, Northug 5th
Some of the Norwegian cross-country skiers raced a skate sprint at Gaala, Norway, on Sunday. Erik Brandsdal won the m...
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04. December 2006

Cogne to Take Over for La Clusaz in XC?
It now looks like Cogne will try to host 6 cross-country events next week. The sprints scheduled for December 8th and...
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04. December 2006

One XC Event Set for Dec. 13th
As we can see from the press release below there will be cross-country classic events in Cogne next Wednesday. The pr...
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04. December 2006

Bjoerndalen Jumps to Clear WC Lead
After 3 wins this last weekend Ole Einar Bjoerndalen has taken a clear lead in the men’s biathlon standings. He now h...
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04. December 2006

Bjoerndalen in Pursuit of Stenmark!
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen now has 66 individual wins in biathlon and one win in cross-country world cup events. These are...
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04. December 2006

Osrblie Moved to Hochfilzen?
OFFICIAL INFORMATION OC Osrblie - SVK 3rd round of IBU Biathlon World Cup 2006/2007 will be not in Brezno-Osrblie. ...
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04. December 2006

Austria Takes Nations Cup Lead in Ski Jumping
As expected Austria has taken the lead in the nations cup standings in ski jumping. Finland is 2nd with Switzerland is i...
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05. December 2006

Henkel Takes Lead in Bia. World Cup
15k Olympic and world champion Andrea Henkel, after 3 stable events this last weekend, has taken the lead in the women’s...
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05. December 2006

Northug Returns as Norway Makes XC Selections for Cogne Classic Events
These are the Norwegian teams for the cross-country events in Cogne 131206, 10k classic for women, 15k classic for men ...
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05. December 2006

Val Gerdena Report
AUDI ALPINE FIS WORLD CUP 2006/07, 05.12.2006 Snow control in Val Gardena / Gröden The amount of produced snow is ...
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05. December 2006

German Ski News and Team Selections 8th-10th of Dec. 06
These are German skiing news, notes in English marked ***’ below *** Ski jumper Michael Neumayer has injured his knee...
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05. December 2006

Val d'Isere on Track for Alpine Women?
Snow control in Val d’Isère Following today’s snow control and considering the weather forecast which announces a pos...
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06. December 2006

Veerpalu Training Well After Injury
Estonian cross-country skier Andrus Veerpalu is reportedly training well after his knee injury but there is still uncert...
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06. December 2006

Vuokatti Scan Cup Events to See World Class Sprint Field
Since it now appears likely that there will be no cross-country sprints next week, there will quite a long brake for the...
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06. December 2006

Swe. XC Selections Cogne 131206, 10k/15k Classic Int. Start
The Swedish cross-country team selections for the women’s 10k classic and the men’s 15k classic in Cogne on December 13t...
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06. December 2006

THREE CANADIANS APPOINTED TO INTERNATIONAL ALPINE SKIING POSTS BY INTERNATIONAL SKI FEDERATION (FIS)
CALGARY, AB (December 5th, 2006) – Canada continues to assume a growing leadership role in international alpine ski ra...
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06. December 2006

USSA NAMES FIRST ATHLETE SERVICES DIRECTOR
PARK CITY, Utah (Dec. 7) - The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced Thursday that Todd Wyant will assume ...
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07. December 2006

CANADA’S DEVON KERSHAW WINS SILVER MEDAL AT UNDER THE LIGHTS AT CITY SPRINT IN SWITZERLAND
- Chandra Crawford wins B-final to settle for fifth spot in women’s event- Olten, Switzerland—After days of see...
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08. December 2006

STEFAN GUAY WINS MEN’S DOWNHILL AT NORTHWEST MUTUAL FUNDS NOR-AM CUP
LAKE LOUISE, AB (December 7, 2006)- Stefan Guay (Mont-Tremblant, Que.) showed why he was a big star for Canada at the Wo...
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08. December 2006

Henkel Wins Biathlon Sprint in Hochfilzen
Results from the women's biathlon sprint in Hochfilzen on Friday: 1 22 HENKEL Andrea GER 0 0 0 24:22.6 2 24 ...
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08. December 2006

Bjoerndalen Wins Again in Hochfilzen Sprint
Men's biathlon sprint Hochfilzen 081206 Poiree placed 64th and will not get to race the pursuit on Saturday. 1 29...
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08. December 2006

Italy Makes XC Selections for Cogne 131206
These are the Italian competitors for the next race in Cogne: Piller Cottrer will still not race, he may be back at t...
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08. December 2006

Cogne XC 131206 Update
COUNT-DOWN IN COGNE FOR THE CROSS COUNTRY WORLD CUP -Very considerable the group of the athletes -Pietro Piller...
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08. December 2006

Results Women's Biathlon Pursuit Hochfilzen 091206
1 1 HENKEL Andrea GER 0 0 0 1 1 32:29.28 2 8 GRUBBEN Linda NOR 0 0 1 0 1 +37.4 3 11 OLOFSSON Anna Carin ...
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09. December 2006

GOLDEN DOWNHILL SWEEP FOR STEFAN GUAY AT NORTHWEST MUTUAL FUNDS NOR-AM CUP
Britt Janyk takes Women's Nor-Am Downhill in Lake Louise LAKE LOUISE, AB (December 8, 2006) - Stefan Guay (Mont-Trem...
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09. December 2006

Results Men's Biathlon Pursuit Hochfilzen 091206
1 1 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 1 1 0 0 2 39:50.91 2 6 IAROCHENKO Dmitri RUS 0 0 2 0 2 +2:08.1 3 5 TCHEREZ...
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09. December 2006

Start List Women's Biathlon Relay Hochfilzen 101206
1 RUSSIA RUS 10:30:00 BOGALIY-TITOVETS Anna ANISIMOVA Olga MALGINA Irina GUSEVA ...
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09. December 2006

XC; Cogne Events Moved to Rybinsk
This is to inform that the cancelled FIS World Cup Cross-Country Sprint competition in Cogne/Val d’Aosta (ITA) will be r...
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09. December 2006

Bjoerndalen, Greis Skip Biathlon Relay in Hochfilzen
Start list for the men’s 4X7,5k mix relay in Hochfilzen on Sunday. Bjoerndalen is notably absent from the Norwegian t...
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09. December 2006

Nor. XC Domestic Results 091206
Results from a 15k skate (or a little shorter) for men in a domestic event near Lillehammer, Norway, on Saturday: Not...
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09. December 2006

Results Women's 4X6k Biathlon Relay Hochfilzen 101206
1 1 RUSSIA RUS 0+0 0+2 0+2 1:18:24.71 BOGALIY-TITOVETS Anna 0+0 0+0 0+0 ANISIMOVA Olga 0+0 0+1...
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10. December 2006

US/Can. XC Results 091206
Sun Valley, Idaho — Altitude was not a factor for Canada’s Amanda Ammar, who skied a smart race to take the gold in the ...
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10. December 2006

JOHN KUCERA ONCE AGAIN TOP CANUCK AT ALPINE SKIING WORLD CUP RACE
Four Canadians places in the Top 10 REITERALM, AUSTRIA (December 10, 2006) - It was yet another good day for Canad...
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10. December 2006

Bjoergen Win XC in Norway, Surprises in Men's Class
Results from domestic events in Norway on Sunday: Women’s 10k classic, men’s 15k classic below: 1 Bjørgen,Marit R...
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10. December 2006

Eigenmann Wins City Sprint in Swi.
Results from city sprints in Olten, Switzerland 071206 Women: 1 3 1248778 BACHMANN Flurina 1979 SUI 01:46.07 00:00...
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10. December 2006

Berger to Choose Biathlon over XC, Grubben Skips Bia. Week 3
Biathlete Lars Berger will likely be selected today to represent Norway on the 30k skate cross-country in La Clusaz on S...
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11. December 2006

Norway Selects Experienced Jumpers for Engelberg
Lars Bystoel, Bjoern Einar Romoeren, Sigurd Pettersen, Anders Bardal, Anders Jacobesen and Roar Ljoekelsoy will represen...
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11. December 2006

Bjoergen Skips La Clusaz
These are the Norwegian teams for the cross-country events in La Clusaz, France, on the 16th and 17th of December. Th...
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11. December 2006

Teichmann, Angerer Skip Cogne/ German Skiing Selections 13th to 17th of December 2006
These are German team selections for the various skiing events this week. TEXT IN ENGLISH MARKET ON TOP FOR EACH EVEN...
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11. December 2006

WHAT A JOY: LA SGAMBEDA WILL BE HELD!
Last night's big snow fall has cancelled any doubt: the organizing commitee confirms that the race will be held, and eve...
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11. December 2006

US XC News 121206
Tight Duels Atop the Points in SuperTour Southam, Compton lead after seven races SUN VALLEY, Idaho (Dec. 10) - Afte...
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12. December 2006

Scandinavian Cup Online
This is to inform that the FIS Scandinavian Cup has gone online with its first version of website... Check it out: ww...
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12. December 2006

Norwegians Favourites in Cogne as Germans, Bauer do not Start
This is the start list for the men’s 15k cross-country classic in Cogne on Wednesday. Comments below some athletes: A...
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12. December 2006

A XC Note on the Side from Canada
—Media conference to support launch of new national youth ski tournament— WHAT: Canada’s three-time Olympic cros...
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12. December 2006

XC Women's 10k Classic Cogne 131206, Start Lists and Comments
This is the start list for the women’s 10k cross-country classic in Cogne on Wednesday. Comments below some athletes...
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12. December 2006

Change of Program in Hochfilzen
The 3rd week of world cup biathlon competitions was moved from Osrblie to Hochfilzen. The original program called for...
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12. December 2006

Cogne 131206 Pre Race Comments
Press Release 13 December 2006 CROSS COUNTRY: TOMORROW IN COGNE (ITALY) AT THE STARTING LINE 72 WOMEN AND 89 MEN ...
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12. December 2006

US Ski Notes 121206
Ramsau On, World Cup-B in Utah USSA SuperTour at Soldier Hollow PARK CITY, Utah (Dec. 12) - High-level competitions...
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12. December 2006

Swe. XC Notes Pre Cogne 131206
Dags för Cogne i Valle d’Aosta På onsdagen körs de traditionella loppen med intervallstart i den nordvästligaste dele...
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12. December 2006

Kuitunen Dominates in Cogne, Bjoergen only 17th
Despite a strong performance last weekend, Norway’s Marit Bjoegen faltered in the women’s 10k classic in Cogne on Wednes...
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13. December 2006

Women's Slalom in Megeve Cancelled
The Ladies Slalom scheduled in Megève (FRA) on 20.12.2006 is cancelled due to unsufficient snow coverage....
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13. December 2006

Norway on Top in Record Tight 15k in Cogne
Results and comments from the men’s 15k classic in Cogne on Wednesday: 2nd win for Roenning on 15k this season, he al...
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13. December 2006

3rd Win in a Row for Henkel in Hochfilzen 15k
Results from the biathlon women’s 15k in Hochfilzen on Wednesday. This was Henkel’s 3rd win in a row. Olofsson had...
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13. December 2006

GEORGE GREY RE-ENERGIZED AFTER POSTING BEST EVER WORLD CUP RESULT IN EUROPE
—Canadian back on track after posting 25th-place result in Italy— Cogne/Val d’Aosta, Italy—Canada’s George Grey foun...
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13. December 2006

XC Notes from Cogne 131205
ROENNING, A RAY OF SUNSHINE IN COGNE KUITUNEN NEW WORLD CUP LEADER j -Exciting World Cup event in Cogne ...
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13. December 2006

Alpine Women With Heavy Pre Christmas Schedule
Val d'Isère (FRA) will reschedule the 2 Downhills cancelled in St. Moritz (09.12.2006) and Val d'Isère (16.12.2006) as w...
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13. December 2006

Training one Men's Downhill Val Gardena 161206
1 9 510030 CUCHE Didier 1974 SUI 1:59.10 Head 2 35 500150 JAERBYN Patrik 1969 SWE 1:59.38 0.28 Atomic 3 17 50833 GRUGG...
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13. December 2006

STEFAN GUAY SUSTAINS INJURY IN TRAINING AT VAL GARDENA WORLD CUP
CALGARY, AB (December 13th, 2006) – Canadian Alpine Ski Team athlete Stefan Guay (Mont-Tremblant, QC) has sustained an i...
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14. December 2006

CALGARY’S GARETH SINE TAKES SUPER G BRONZE AT NORTHWEST MUTUAL FUNDS NOR-AM CUP
INVERMERE, B.C. (December 13th, 2006) - Gareth Sine (Calgary, AB) won the bronze medal in Super G on Wednesday at a Nort...
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14. December 2006

Swe. XC Notes Pre La Clusaz 161206
Från Cogne i Italien till La Clusaz i Frankrike Världscupen fortsätter i Frankrike med masstartslopp i fri stil på lö...
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14. December 2006

Men’s second training downhill Val Gardena
Men’s second training downhill Val Gardena OFFICIAL RESULTS - SECOND TRAINING Rank Bib FIS Code Name Year Natio...
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14. December 2006

Results Men's Biathlon Sprint Hochfilzen 141206
1 14 GREIS Michael GER 0 1 1 25:03.7 2 9 TCHOUDOV Maxim RUS 0 1 1 +3.5 3 3 FERRY Björn SWE 0 0 0 +6.1...
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14. December 2006

New President for Russian Ski Association
At its conference held in Moscow on 8th December, the Russian Ski Association has elected 34-year-old Alexey V. Semenyac...
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14. December 2006

NORTHWEST MUTUAL FUNDS COUPE NOR-AM CUP RACES AT PANORAMA SET STAGE FOR FUTURE WORLD CUPS
Alpine Canada Alpin says resort’s support boosts goal to be world’s best CALGARY, AB (December 14th, 2006) –...
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15. December 2006

US/Can. Ski Notes 151206
PARK CITY, Utah (Dec. 14) - Jessica Jerome (Park City, UT), ranked No. 3 in the world last year in women's jumping and t...
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15. December 2006

Vassiliev Longest in Training in Engelberg
Training 2 in Engelberg 151206 1 50 Dmitry Vassiliev RUS 135.5m 2 61 Gregor Schlierenz...
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15. December 2006

CANADIAN JOHN KUCERA WINS BRONZE AT VAL GARDENA ALPINE SKIING WORLD CUP
LAKE LOUISE, AB (December 14, 2006) – Canadian alpine skier John Kucera (Calgary, AB) captured his second medal of the 2...
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15. December 2006

Qualification SJ Engelberg Event for 161206
Schlierenzauer did not take part in the qualification, he is automatically qualified. 1 9 Rok Benkovic SLO 12...
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15. December 2006

Results Women's Biathlon Sprint Hochfilzen 151206
1 52 OLOFSSON Anna Carin SWE 0 0 0 22:06.9 2 2 BAILLY Sandrine FRA 0 0 0 +32.0 3 9 HENKEL Andrea GER 0...
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15. December 2006

Bjoerndalen to Face Angerer, Dementiev in Mass Start
The cross-country men will run a 30k skate mass start in La Clusasz on Saturday. Start list on this link: http://w...
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15. December 2006

Neumannova Huge Favourite in La CLusaz Mass Start
The women’s 15k skate mass start in La Clusasz on Saturday has one huge favourite in Katarina Neumannova. Start list...
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15. December 2006

Kuitinen with Surprise 15k Skate Win in La Clusaz
Results and comments from the women’s 15k skate mass start in La Clusaz on Saturday: 1 1 Kuitunen Virpi FIN *09:30:...
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16. December 2006

Pettersen , Saari Record Scan Cup Victories
Here the top 15 results from Vuokatti Scandinavian Cup yesterday (as the organizers didn't send the results...) Men 1...
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16. December 2006

Kuitunen Jumps to WC Lead
After a very strong start to the season Virpi Kuitunen has jumped to the lead in the women’s cross-country overall stand...
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16. December 2006

Angerer Beats Legkov, Dementiev in La Clusaz
Men’s 30k skate mass start La Clusaz 161206 Northug 41st, Roenning 51st 12 Angerer Tobias GER *11:00:00 1:17:11....
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16. December 2006

Results Ski Jumping Engelberg 161206
1 49 Gregor Schlierenzauer 131.0m 140.5m 124.3 144.9 6 1 269.2 2 50 Anders Jacobsen 137.0m 129....
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16. December 2006

OSBORNE-PARADIS JUST MISSES PODIUM, FINISHES 5th IN VAL GARDENA DOWNHILL
VAL GARDENA, ITA (December 16, 2006) – Canadian Manuel Osborne-Paradis (North Vancouver, BC) today came close of repeati...
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16. December 2006

Results Men's Biathlon Sprint Hochfilzen 161206
1 12 POIREE Raphael FRA 0+0 0 24:34.0 0.0 2 4 ROESCH Michael GER 0+0 0 24:34.9 +0.9 3 112 FISCHER Sven GER 0+0...
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16. December 2006

Can. XC News 161206
CANADA’S DEVON KERSHAW BATTLES WORLD CUP BEAST IN FRANCE —Canadian buddies begin climb up rankings Kershaw finishes 22n...
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16. December 2006

FIS World Cup Nordic Combined at Ramsau (AUT) on December 16th, 2006
Bieler wins, Koivuranta 2nd, Laheurte 3rd Christoph Bieler (AUT, 96m, 97,5m; 265.0 points) could gain his second W...
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16. December 2006

THREE OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALS AT THE START OF LA SGAMBEDA IN LIVIGNO/ITA
Parterre de roi at La Sgambeda in Livigno: ready to start tomorrow morning at 11am with Gabriella Paruzzi/ITA, Fulvio Va...
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16. December 2006

XC Men's Relay La Clusaz, Pre Race Comments
The men’s cross-country relay on Sunday on La Clusaz has this start list: http://www.fis-ski.com/pdf/2007/CC/2276/200...
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16. December 2006

Germany Wins Women's XC Relay as Finland Falters
Sachenbacher Stehle for Germany started around 10 seconds behind Finland and Kuitunen on the last leg on the women’s 4X5...
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17. December 2006

Russia Dominates Men's XC Relay in La Clusaz
Russia with Rotchev, Pankratov, Legkov and Dementiev took the lead on the 2nd leg and from there on extended the lead to...
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17. December 2006

KUCERA LEADS THE CANADIAN COWBOYS, FIFTH AT ALTA BADIA
Three Canucks in Top 20 at Alta Badia ALTA BADIA, ITA (December 17, 2006) – The Canadian Alpine Ski Team compete...
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17. December 2006

Swe. XC Notes After La Clusaz 171206
Sverige tvåa efter Tyskland i La Clusaz stafetten En härlig laginsats där alla fyra åkarna höll bra tryck hela loppet...
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17. December 2006

FIS World Cup Nordic Combined at Ramsau (AUT) on December 17th, 2006
Moan wins, Lamy Chappuis 2nd, Ackermann 3rd Magnus Moan could win today`s Sprint event in Ramsau, AUT. He placed ...
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17. December 2006

XC Analyses Men's Relay La Clusaz 171206
Notables and comments from the men’s 4X10k cross-country relay in La Clusaz today: http://www.fis-ski.com/pdf/2007/CC...
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17. December 2006

JERRY AHRLIN, FROM SWEDEN TO LIVIGNO TO WIN LA SGAMBEDA
It's the atlete from Ostersund to win over Italians Marco Fiorentini and Biagio Di Santo. In between women's race Lara P...
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17. December 2006

FIS World Cup Nordic Combined at Ramsau (AUT) on December 17th, 2006
Moan wins, Lamy Chappuis 2nd, Ackermann 3rd Magnus Moan could win today`s Sprint event in Ramsau, AUT. He ...
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18. December 2006

Demong Advances 10 Places in 7.5K Race
RAMSAU, Austria (Dec. 17) - Bill Demong (Vermontville, NY) tore over a flat course covered in soft snow Sunday for the s...
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18. December 2006

Amman Takes SJ WC Lead as 4 Hills Approaches
Simon Amman has taken the lead in the ski jumping world cup: http://www.fis-ski.com/pdf/2007/JP/3172/2007JP3172WC.pdf...
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18. December 2006

Dahl and Bjoernaas Win Scan Cup Events
Results from Scandinavian Cup cross-country in Finland this weekend: 13k skate men: 1.) Dahl Jon Kristian Norway 2...
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18. December 2006

Finnish Women with Success, Kuitunen With Back Problems
Norwegian Magnar Dalen, formerly presumed to be the best waxer in the world and having been the Swedish head coach for c...
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18. December 2006

Official Press Release on Kuitunen
Kuitunen's back problems under control - no danger for Tour de Ski The statement from Virpi Kuitunen about her "belo...
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18. December 2006

Can . Ski News 181206
GRANDI TOP CANADIAN; JANYK RETURNS SLALOM RED BIB Canmore’s Thomas Grandi lone Canadian to finish Slalom WC race at A...
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18. December 2006

XC Tour de Ski, Update 191206
The Tour de Ski in cross-country will start next Friday (29th) in Nove Mesto with prologue events for women and men. ...
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19. December 2006

Norway Makes XC Tour De Ski Selections
These are the Norwegian team selections for the cross-country Tour de Ski, due to start December 29th. Some comment b...
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19. December 2006

KELLY VANDERBEEK HAS SECOND BEST CAREER DOWNHILL RESULT
VanderBeek finishes 7th in Val d’Isère, Brydon 24th CALGARY, AB (December 19th, 2006) – Kelly VanderBeek (Kitche...
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19. December 2006

VANDERBEEK AND BRYDON IN TOP 10 IN VAL D’ISÈRE
VanderBeek seventh for second consecutive day while Brydon finishes 10th CALGARY, AB (December 20th, 2006) – Kel...
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20. December 2006

Sweden with Small Women’s Team in TDS, T.Frredriksson Will not Ski
Swedish team selections for the cross-country Tour de Ski, comments below: TEXT IN SWEDISH BELOW: Leading sprinter...
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20. December 2006

Results Men's Super G Hinterstoder 201206
1 26 532431 MILLER Bode 1977 USA 1:09.76 0.00 2 24 292455 FILL Peter 1982 ITA 1:10.55 11.66 3 30 ...
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20. December 2006

TDS Opener Moved from Nove Mesto
It now looks like the first 2 events of the Tour de Ski in cross-country, prologues and old pursuits scheduled for 29120...
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20. December 2006

VAL DI FIEMME IS GETTING READY FOR THE FINAL LEG
- Cancelled the first legs in Nove Mesto - Tracks in Val di Fiemme prepared today thanks to low temperatures - On...
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20. December 2006

TDS Events 1 and 2 Cancelled
It now looks like the first events in the Tour de Ski, the prologues and old pursuits in Nove Mesto, will be cancelled a...
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21. December 2006

DAS GSIESERTAL FIEBERT SCHON DEM TRADITIONELLEN SKILANGLAUF-WOCHENENDE MITTE FEBRUAR ENTGEGEN
- Bis Weihnachten sind 15 km Loipe befahrbar - Die Veranstalter setzen weiter auf die Jugend - Der Lauf zählt zu ...
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21. December 2006

TDS/2 First Events Cancelled
Nove Mesto (CZE) cancelled This is to inform that the FIS “Tour de Ski” competitions as part of the Cross-Country W...
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21. December 2006

Cancellations May "Help" Logistics in Tour de Ski
Having the first 2 events of the Tour de Ski cancelled actually may be a relief for the athletes as they were to travel ...
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21. December 2006

Score to Stand in Tour de Ski
The Tour de Ski has been cut from 8 to 6 events yet the overall score for the winner appears to stand, thus the scores w...
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21. December 2006

Six Finns to compete in Tour de Ski
The Finnish team for Tour de Ski has been named as follows: Ladies: Virpi Kuitunen, Pirjo Manninen, Riitta-Liisa ...
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21. December 2006

Only 3 Russian Women in Tour de Ski
Apparently Russia will be represented by only 3 women in the Tour de Ski, these are Olga Savjalova, Evgeniya Medvedeva a...
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21. December 2006

FRANCOIS BOURQUE WINS SILVER AT HINTERSTODER, POSTS BEST PERFORMANCE EVER
The New Richmond athletes captures medal in last race before Christmas HINTERSTODER, AUT (December 21, 2006) - Canad...
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21. December 2006

Trotz Schneemangel: Entwarnung für deutsche Weltcups
Planegg (dsv) Großes Aufatmen bei allen Skisportfans: Trotz der derzeit schwierigen Wetter- und Schneebedingungen werden...
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22. December 2006

Norway Leaves Olympic Champion and 4 Hills Winner off 07 Team
Norway has made its selections for the 4 hills 2006/2007 Lars Bystoel, the 2006 Olympic champion in the small hill an...
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22. December 2006

US XC Skier Skip TDS for US Nationals
None of the leading US cross-country skiers will compete in the Tour de Ski, due to start next Saturday.in Munich, Germa...
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22. December 2006

Italian XC Res/Classic Sprint 231206
Results from the Italian cross-country champs in classic sprint; Men: 1. Loris Frasnelli (GS Fiamme Gialle) 2. Re...
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23. December 2006

Tour de Ski With Demanding Last 15 Minutes (or more)
The Tour de Ski in cross-country will start next Sunday (31th) in Munich. The last leg of the tour will be a pure pur...
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23. December 2006

Piller Cottrer Back in Shap, Wins Ita. XC Champs
Results from the men's pursuit in the Italian cross-country champs: 1 301 4H745 PILLER COTTRER Pietro 0.54 1974 GM2 G...
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24. December 2006

Longa Ita. XC Champ in Pursuit
And the results from the women's pursuit in the Italian cross-country champs: 1 252 02Y7D LONGA Marianna 50.42 1979 G...
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24. December 2006

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27. December 2006

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27. December 2006

4 Hills 06/07 Background and Stats
The 4 Hills of ski jumping will start on Saturday in Oberstdorf, Germany, well there is qualification on Friday. Here is...
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27. December 2006

Rookies 4 Hills Favourites
2 of the favourites for the 4 hills overall victory this season are 2 rookies, 16 years old Austrian Gregor Schlierenzau...
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27. December 2006

Alpine Men's Downhill Training Bormio 2712+6
OFFICIAL RESULTS - FIRST TRAINING Rank Bib FIS Code Name Year Nation Total Time FIS Points 1 14 50182 STROBL Fri...
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27. December 2006

VAL DI FIEMME IS WAITING FOR THE TOUR DE SKI PILLER COTTRER: I BET ON NORTHUG
- The track for the competitions of January 6 and 7 is ready - 30,000 cubic metres of snow have been made so far -...
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27. December 2006

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28. December 2006

Angerer, Northug Favourites in Tour de Ski
The Tour de Ski will start on Sunday with skate sprints in Munich, Germany: The schedule for men is: Sprint skate,...
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28. December 2006

Tour de Ski Update 281206
The Tour de Ski in cross-country will start this Sunday, below is a summary The original first 2 events, the prologue...
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28. December 2006

Nordic Combined Update Period 2 06/07
Is it really wintertime? Is it? Many people already asked themselves this question while watching the first World C...
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28. December 2006

Men's Downhill Bormio 281206
1 30 50041 WALCHHOFER Michael 1975 AUT 1:51.90 0.00 Atomic 2 24 510030 CUCHE Didier 1974 SUI 1:51.91 0.01 0.12 Head 3 ...
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28. December 2006

German Team Selections TDS 07
These are German team selections for the upcoming winter sports events, comments in English on top: DSV-Starter für d...
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28. December 2006

Can. Alpine News 281206
CALGARY, AB (December 28th, 2006) - Geneviève Simard (Val-Morin, QC) was the top Canadian in 29th in the Giant Slalom ...
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28. December 2006

ASIAGO IS READY FOR THE SPRINT RACE OF JANUARY 5
THE TOUR DE SKI ARRIVES TO THE GOLF ARENA - The track for the free style sprint race is ready - Race against t...
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28. December 2006

Jacobsen, Schlierenzauer Best in Training 2 in Oberstdorf
Training 2 Oberstdorf 291206: 1 64 Anders Jacobsen NOR 133.5m 1 63 Gregor Schlierenzauer AU...
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29. December 2006

Qualification Oberstdorf 291206
1 64 Anders Jacobsen NOR 139.0m 149.7 PQ 2 63 Gregor Schlierenzauer AUT 138.0m 148.4 PQ...
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29. December 2006

Can. Alpine News 291206
ERIK GUAY LEADS CANADIANS FOR SECOND STRAIGHT DAY; CRACKS TOP 15th AT ALPINE SKIING WORLD CUP IN BORMIO Austrian M...
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29. December 2006

German Biathlon Selections for Oberhof 2007
Folgende Athletinnen und Athleten sind für den Weltcup der Biathleten in Oberhof (03.01. bis 07.01.2007) vorgesehen: ...
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30. December 2006

Nordic Combined Gundersen Rupholding 301206
1 24 Manninen Hannu FIN * 1:51 35:58.1 0.0 2 16 Haseney Sebastian GER * 1:29 35:59.3 +1.2 3 15 Ackermann Ronny...
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30. December 2006

Trial Round Results Oberstdorf 301206
1 2 Gregor Schlierenzauer AUT 133.0m 2 7 Arttu Lappi FIN 130.5m 3 1 Ander...
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30. December 2006

Standings After 1st Round SJ Oberstdorf 301206
1 2 Gregor Schlierenzauer AUT 135.5m 144.9 Q 2 6 Simon Ammann SUI 135.0m 142.5 Q 3 ...
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30. December 2006

SJ Oberstdorf 301206
1 2 Gregor Schlierenzauer 135.5m 142.0m 144.9 151.1 1 1 296.0 PQ 2 4 Andreas Kuettel 133.5m 136....
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30. December 2006

FIS World Cup Nordic Combined in Ruhpolding (GER) on December 30th, 2006
Manninen wins, Haseney 2nd, Ackermann 3rd Hannu Manninen (FIN) could gain his first victory of the season in the I...
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30. December 2006

Bjoergen Favourite in TDS Opener
The first event of the Tour de Ski will be the sprint skate for women and men in Munich, Germany, on Sunday. This sea...
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30. December 2006

Men's Class for TDS Opener Pretty Open
The men’s class in sprint skate opener in Munich on Sunday will see more depth than the women’s class. The top 3 Nor...
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30. December 2006

Eigenmann Takes Men’s Quli in TDS, Roenning Out of top 30
Qualification results and comments from the men’s skate sprint in Munich Roenning, the winner from Dusseldorf this fa...
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31. December 2006

Follis Wins Munich Skate Qualifier, Bjoegen, Crawford Next
Women’s qualification for the skate sprint in Munich today Basically as expected here, the top women are the favourit...
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31. December 2006

Bjoergen Wins in Munich, Takes Lead in TDS
The Tour de Ski started today with skate sprint events for women and men. In the women’s class it was pretty much as ...
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31. December 2006

Eigenmann Takes 1st TDS Win, Favourites Still in Contention
The Tour de Ski started with skate sprints in Munich on Sunday. The men’s class saw the sprinters dominate with most ...
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31. December 2006

Qualification Oberstdorf 311206
1 63 Anders Jacobsen NOR 126.5m 133.2 PQ 2 65 Gregor Schlierenzauer AUT 124.0m 131.7 PQ ...
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31. December 2006

Tour de Ski Favourite Injured
Norwegian Petter Northug injured his arm when he fell in the men's cross-country skate sprint today. He will go thro...
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31. December 2006

Full Results XC Skate Munich 311206, Event 1 TDS
Full results skate sprints Munich 311206, first event in Tour de Ski: Women 800 meters: 1 2 1303777 BJOERGEN Mar...
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31. December 2006

Can. XC Notes 311206
CANADA’S NORDIC SKIERS MAKE TWO TRIPS TO PODIUM IN OPENING DAY OF FIS TOUR DE SKI IN GERMANY —Canadian Devon Kershaw wi...
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31. December 2006

US XC Notes 311206
.S. XC Championships Open Wednesday More than 450 expected to compete HOUGHTON, Mich. (Dec. 31) - The U.S. Cross Co...
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31. December 2006

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