News Archive; March 2005


Norway Makes Lahti Selections for Men
The program in Lahti in changed, there will now be classic sprints on Saturday and 10k skate/15k skate on Sunday. The...
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01. March 2005

Estil Skips Lahti
Norway...
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01. March 2005

Bjoergen Leads Norway in Lahti
Marit Bjoergen, the winner of 3 gold, one silver and a bronze in the 2005 worlds, is charging ahead with a classic sprin...
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01. March 2005

US Ski Report
Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) rebounded from 29th place after his first run to post the second-fastest slalom run of the da...
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02. March 2005

Cross Country Ski Lecturer/Coach Openings in the US
The University of Maine at Presque Isle announces a 3-year fixed-length Cross-Country Ski Lecturer/Coaching position b...
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02. March 2005

Can. Alpine News
CALGARY (Alberta), March 1, 2005 ...
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02. March 2005

XC Coach in the US?
The University of Maine at Presque Isle announces a 3-year fixed-length Cross-Country Ski Lecturer/Coaching position b...
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02. March 2005

Finland's XC Teams for Lahti 2005
Finlands...
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02. March 2005

And for SJ/NC Lahti 2005
Finlands...
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02. March 2005

German SJ Teams for Lahti, Kuopio, Lillehammer and Oslo
planegg (dsv) F...
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02. March 2005

Glagow Out of Sprint (and pursuit)
Martina Glagow is sick and will not ski the women...
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02. March 2005

Teichman Sick, Skips Lahti
After a mediocre world championships, the German cross-country skier are facing more problems. Female skiers Viola Ba...
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03. March 2005

Bjoerndalen Favourite in Biathlon Worlds, Berger Aiming for 2nd Gold of Season
The biathlon world championships will start on Saturday with the sprint for men at 10:00 CET. One favourite: The m...
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03. March 2005

Despite Skipping Lahti, Teichman likely to Hold on the XC WC Lead
Despite mediocre result in the world championships, the German cross-country skiers still dominate the overall world cup...
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03. March 2005

Leading XC Skiers Skip Lahti
Bjoern Lind and Mats Larsson are both sick and will not ski the classic sprint in Lahti this weekend, both men were podi...
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04. March 2005

Bjoergen Out of Lahti
The women...
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04. March 2005

Manninen Wins in Lahti
Kaum ist die Weltmeisterschaft in Oberstdorf beendet, da steht auch schon der n...
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04. March 2005

IOC News
TORINO 2006: More Than 900 Hours Of Programming Planned For Winter Games More than 900 hours of Olympic Games program...
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04. March 2005

US NC News
LODWICK 8th IN LAHTI NORDIC COMBINED WORLD CUP LAHTI, Finland (March 4) - Todd Lodwick (Steamboat Springs, CO) finish...
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04. March 2005

Bjoerndalen Leads Fischer in Biathlon Worlds Sprint
The men...
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05. March 2005

Changing Weather Conditions in Biathlon Worlds
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen says he felt he skied well technically but might have misjudged the shooting conditions in the men...
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05. March 2005

Results Men's Biathlon Sprint 2005 Worlds
1 74 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 1 0 1 24:37.5 2 13 FISCHER Sven GER 1 0 1 +10.5 3 12 BRICIS Ilmars LAT ...
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05. March 2005

Swedish Victory in Lahti XC Sprint
Line Andersson won the women...
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05. March 2005

Naess Leads Nor. Top 4 in Classic XC Sprint in Lahti
The men...
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05. March 2005

Disl Wins Biathlon Worlds, Poiree Falls to 37th
Uchi Disl finally earned her first individual championship gold medal as she won the sprint in the women...
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05. March 2005

XC Results Classic Sprint Lahti 2005
Men...
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05. March 2005

Men's Pursuit in Biathlon Worlds Open Affair
The men...
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05. March 2005

6 Favourites in Women's Pursuit in Biathlon Worlds
Uchi Disl won the women...
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05. March 2005

NC News from Lahti 2005
Beim zweiten Wettbewerb im finnischen Lahti gab es einen deutschen Doppelerfolg. Bj...
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05. March 2005

Tchepalova Wins in Lahti, Phillippot 3rd
Results from the women...
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06. March 2005

Bjoerndalen Wins Again, Tchepikov 2nd
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, starting with a 10 seconds lead after the sprint (on Fischer), missed 3 out of 20 shots yet skied...
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06. March 2005

Results Men's Pursuit 2005 Biathlon Worlds
1 1 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 0 1 1 1 3 36:41.44 2 4 TCHEPIKOV Sergei RUS 0 0 0 0 0 +39.2 3 2 FISCHER Sv...
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06. March 2005

Bauer Leads Hoffmann in Lahti?s 15k Skate
Results from the men...
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06. March 2005

French XC News
3e place historique sur le 10 km libre de Lahti (Finlande) pour Karine Philippot Jamais une Fran...
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06. March 2005

Hautamaeki Wins in Lahti
Results from the large hill in Lahti on Sunday 1 43 Matti Hautamaeki 127.5m 124.5m 137.2 132.8 1 ...
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06. March 2005

Disl Wins Again in Pursuit
With variable shooting for the top 6 athletes, Uschi Disl managed to hold on to her lead from the sprint to win the purs...
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06. March 2005

US and Can. Ski News
FREEMAN 15th IN LAHTI 15K FREESTYLE LAHTI, Finland (March 6) - Olympian Kris Freeman (Andover, NH), who turned-in the...
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06. March 2005

Teichman Skips Another Week of XC, No Male Sprinters in Drammen
Axel Teichman is still recovering from sickness and will not ski the cross-country world cup events in Norway this week,...
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08. March 2005

Swedish Alpine News
Det ...
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08. March 2005

Teichman Still Set for XC WC Win
Despite skipping all events after the worlds and not competing this week, Germany...
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08. March 2005

Swe. XC News
Succ...
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08. March 2005

XC Start Lists Classic Sprint Drammen 2005
Start list women...
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08. March 2005

Drammen XC Sprint 2005 Analyses
There will be classic cross-country sprints in Drammen, Norway, on Wednesday. The qualifications start at 13:30 CET, ...
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08. March 2005

A Few Favourites, Many Medal Candidates on Men?s 20k in Biathlon Words
The men...
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08. March 2005

Swe. Alpine News
P...
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08. March 2005

Drammen 2005 XC Sprint Quali Results
Men's quali, 16 men to the quarters, 8 out whom are Norwegians: 12 3420036 ROENNING Eldar 1982 NOR 2:16.21 0....
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09. March 2005

Dostal W Champ on 20k Biathlon, 3 Germans Next
Results from the men...
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09. March 2005

Kuitunen Wins in Drammen, Bjoergen 5th
The women...
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09. March 2005

Hetland Leads Nor. Top 4 in Drammen XC Sprint
The men...
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09. March 2005

Soedergren Aims for Podium on 50k in Oslo
Sweden will only have 2 men in the 50k classic interval start event in Holmenkollen, Oslo, on Saturday, Anders Soedergre...
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10. March 2005

50k in Holmenkollen, Historic Update
The cross-country men will ski the 50k in Holmenkollen on Saturday. The race, held since 1898, features a winners list o...
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10. March 2005

Can. Alpine News/WC Results
GOETSCHL AND WALCHHOFER CLOSE IN ON WORLD CUP DOWNHILL TITLES Emily Brydon and Erik Guay secure top 13 results LENZ...
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10. March 2005

US Ski News
PETERSON FULL SPEED AHEAD TOWARD AERIALS TITLE It's been a little over a decade since Jeret Peterson (Boise, ID) p...
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10. March 2005

Veerpalu, Estil, Bauer, Soedergren Holmenkollen Favourites
The men...
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11. March 2005

Biathlon Worlds 2005 Analyses, Relays
The biathlon worlds is heading to the relays, in the women...
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11. March 2005

Russia Wins Women's Relay in Biathlon Worlds
Results from the women...
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11. March 2005

Baranova, Neumannova, Kuitunen Favourites in Oslo
Start lists women...
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11. March 2005

Estil, Veerpalu, Bauer, Soedergren Favourites in Oslo
Start list and comments men...
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11. March 2005

Bjoergen Wins 30k in Oslo, Neumannova 2nd
The women...
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12. March 2005

Veerpalu Wins in Kollen 50k, Filbrich 2nd
The men...
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12. March 2005

Norway Wins Men's Relay in 2005 Biathlon Worlds
Norway with Halvard Hanevold, Stian Eckhoff, Egil Gjelland and Ole Einar Bjoerndalen won the men...
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12. March 2005

Can. Alpine News/2005 GS Final Results
THOMAS GRANDI BATTLES FLU VIRUS AND STILL CONCLUDES THE SEASON AS THE WORLD'S 3RD BEST GIANT SLALOM SKIER LENZERHE...
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12. March 2005

NC News from Oslo
Nun hat auch der vorletzte Weltcup der Nordischen Kombination in diesem Winter seinen Sieger. Nach seinem Teamerfolg mi...
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12. March 2005

BODE MILLER SLAMS THE DOOR ON RAICH, WINS OVERALL TITLE
BODE MILLER SLAMS THE DOOR ON RAICH, WINS OVERALL TITLE Miller becomes first American to win overall since 1983 LENZ...
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12. March 2005

2005 Biathlon Worlds, Mass Start Analyses
The biathlon worlds will wrap up on Sunday with mass start events for women and men, the women start at 10:45 CET, the m...
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12. March 2005

Istad Kristiansen Wins Women's Mass Start in 2005 Biathlon Worlds
Results from the women...
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13. March 2005

Bjoerndalen Leads Fischer and Poiree in Men?s Mass Start in Biathlon Worlds
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen and Raphael Poiree were in a joint lead ahead of the 3rd shooting on the men...
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13. March 2005

NC Sprint Results Oslo 2005
Nun ist auch der letzte Sieg der diesj...
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13. March 2005

Hautamaeki Continues to Impress, Wins in Oslo, Ahonen 18th
Results from ski jumping in Holmenkollen on Sunday: 1 45 Matti Hautamaeki 127.5m 128.0m 139.5 141.9 ...
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13. March 2005

Skarverennet news (Norwegian)
Pressemelding - 14. mars 2005 Klart for Skarverennet 2005 - Det meste begynner n...
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14. March 2005

Alsgaard to Ski Sprint in Nor. Champs?
According to some reports in Norwegian press Thomas Alsgaard is likely to compete together with Kristian Hammer in the s...
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14. March 2005

Norway Makes XC Sprint Selections
The Norwegian men...
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14. March 2005

Paerson swipes the Overall!
Anja Paerson took the 2005 World Cup ahead of Janica Kostelic and Renate Goetschl: a fabulous triple success for Salom...
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14. March 2005

Teichman Leads XC WC, Hetland Closing in
These are men...
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14. March 2005

Estil Wins Flyktningerennet
Frode Estil skied the 50k in Holmenkollen, Oslo on Saturday, yet still took part in the 40k Flytkningelopet between Norw...
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14. March 2005

Can. Biathlon News/Jr. Worlds Results
CANADA'S BEDARD KICKS OFF BIATHLON JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS WITH 11 PLACE FINISH IN INDIVIDUAL EVENT -Canada's Audr...
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14. March 2005

Mis. SKi News
Iezza on top in Are! Triple success for Salomon riders Iezza, Lewen & Gavaggio in the Saab Salomon Crossmax Series fi...
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15. March 2005

Teichman Likely to Return in Falun
Germany...
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15. March 2005

Gjoemle and Rotchev Win Show Sprints in Norway
Ella Gjoemle beat Marit Bjoergen in a classic cross-country sprint in Fredrikstad, Norway, on Monday. Emilie Oerstig, th...
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15. March 2005

Norway Makes Women's Selections for 2005 XC Sprint Final
The Norwegian women...
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15. March 2005

Swe. XC News, Teams and Standings
These are some Swedish cross-country news, the Swedish teams for the skate sprints on Wednesday and the sprint standings...
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15. March 2005

US Ski Report
Alpine News The U.S. Ski Team completed its most successful season Sunday, finishing second in the final Nations Cup...
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15. March 2005

Norwegian wins Biathlon jr. Worlds, Aiming for Double
This report below is from biathlon Canada. The winner in the men...
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15. March 2005

XC Sprints Sweden 2005, Analyses
The cross-country skiers will ski the world cup sprint final in skate at a soccer stadium in Sweden on Wednesday. Th...
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15. March 2005

Swedich XC Chief Fired
Per Erik Ronnestrand, Chief of Sport for cross-country in Sweden, has been released from his position. Sweden has not...
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16. March 2005

Fischer Wins Sprint, Looks Set to Grab WC Trophy
Sven Fischer won the men...
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16. March 2005

Hattestad and Bjoergen Fastest in XC Quali in Sweden
Qualification results from the cross-country skate sprjnt events in Sweden in Wednesday. Quarters start at 19:30 CET....
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16. March 2005

Bjoergen Wins in Sweden, Saarinen 2nd
The women...
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16. March 2005

Iversen Wins in Sweden XC Sprint, Hetland Unable to Gain on Teichman
The men...
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16. March 2005

Swedish Alpine News
Alpina landslaget laddar f...
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17. March 2005

Bjoerndalen Recovers from 3 Missed Shots on 1st Shooting to Win Pursuit in Russia
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen had a terrible start to the pursuit in Khanty Mansiysk on Thursday, yet recovered on the last shoo...
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17. March 2005

2005 XC Sprint WC Standings, Hetland and Bjoergen on Top
These are the men...
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17. March 2005

Norway Makes 2005 XC WC Final Selections
The Norwegian teams for the cross-country pursuit and relay events in Falun this weekend: Women...
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17. March 2005

French Biathlon News
Sandrine Bailly en jaune devant la Russe Olga Pyleva ...
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17. March 2005

Can. Biathlon News/Jr. Worlds Results
CANADA'S LEGUELLEC SPRINTS INTO 12 AT BIATHLON JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS Kontiolahti, FIN-Canada's Jean-Philippe LeG...
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17. March 2005

Bjoergen Favourite in Falun XC Pursuit
The cross-country season wraps up the individual events with pursuits events in Falun on Saturday. There often may be...
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18. March 2005

Hetland Aiming to Beat Teichman in 2005 XC Final in Falun, Tough Field to Beat
The men...
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18. March 2005

French Biathlon News. Jr. Worlds Update
RESULTATS Junior Hommes 12.5 km Poursuite Kontiolahti 18 Mars 2005 Start Time: 13:05 End Time: 13:55 ...
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18. March 2005

Mass Start Biathlon Khanty Mansiysk Analyses
The men's last individual biathlon event of the 2004/2005 biathlon season will be held at 09:10 CET in Khanty Mansiysk o...
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18. March 2005

2005 Falun XC Pursuit Start Lists
Women Pursuit C 7.5 km + F 7.5 km Start List, start at 12:00 CET: 1 BJOERGEN Marit NOR 0.77 2 NEUMANNOVA Katerina C...
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18. March 2005

Can. Biathlon News/Jr. Worlds
CANADIAN MEN BREAK INTO TOP-10 IN PURSUIT RACE AT BIATHLON JUNIOR/YOUTH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS -Edmonton's Jaime Robb sk...
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19. March 2005

Poiree Wins Mass Start in Khanty Mansiysk, Fischer Sick, Bjoerndalen Wins WC
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen took the lead after 2 shootings in the men...
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19. March 2005

Hautamaeki Wins by 1/10 in Planica
Results from ski flying in Planica on Saturday, 1/10 of a point separates the top 2, 1.2 points the top 3. This was H...
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19. March 2005

Biathlon Mass Start Results from Khanty Mansiysk 2005
Results from the biathlon mass starts in Khanty Mansiysk on Saturday: Men...
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19. March 2005

Bjoergen Wins Pursuit in Falun
Results from the women...
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19. March 2005

Dementiev Wins in Falun, Teichman Secures WS Win
The men...
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19. March 2005

French Ski News
La biathl...
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19. March 2005

Biathlon Worlds 2005, Mix Relay Analyses
The international biathlon season will end on Sunday with the world championships 4x6k mix relay for women/men. The even...
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19. March 2005

Russia Takes Double in Mix Relay Worlds
The 4X6k biathlon mix relay with world championship status in Khanty Mansiysk on Sunday came down to 2 Russians teams vs...
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20. March 2005

Romoren Wins with News World Record in Planica
Results and comments from ski flying in Planica on Sunday: Bjoern Einar Romoeren jumped 234.5 meters during training ...
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20. March 2005

Finland Wins Women?s Relay in Falun
Finland got away on the 3rd leg of the women...
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20. March 2005

Norway Beats Italy in XC Relay in Falun
The men...
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20. March 2005

XC Leg Times from Falun 2005
Leg times and some comments from the men...
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20. March 2005

2004/2005 Men's and Women's XC WC Standings
Cross-country men...
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20. March 2005

XC 2004/2005 Nations Cup Standings/Men and Women
The 2004/2005 overall nations cup standings for cross-country: The first number, for Norway, 8078, is the total score...
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20. March 2005

XC 2004/2005 Price Money Standings, Men and Women (CHF)
XC women...
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20. March 2005

Ski Jumping 2004/2005 WC Standings
Ski Jumping 2004/2005 world cup standings: 1. Ahonen, Janne Lahden Hiihtoseura FIN 1715 100 1. 100 1. 100 1....
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20. March 2005

Ski Jumping 2004/2005 Nations Cup Standings
1. Austria AUT 5102 185 165 166 214 106 166 201 112 82 180 157 205 300 140 212 167 171 174 117 120 156 183 162 400 300 1...
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20. March 2005

Ski Jumping Price Money Standings 2004/2005, in CHF
Ski Jumping 2004/2005 Price Money Standings, numbers in CHF: Ahonen, Janne Lahden Hiihtoseura 335500 20000 1. 2000...
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20. March 2005

2005 XC Jr,. Worlds Results, Men's and Women's Pursuit
Results from the men...
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21. March 2005

US Ski News
The World Cup season may be over, but the U.S. Alpine Team, including World Championships and World Cup champions Bode M...
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23. March 2005

2005 Worldloppet Standings
Stanislav Rezac of the Czech and Cristina Paluselli of Italy won Birkebeiner Rennet and the FIS Marathon cup 2005. Cr...
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23. March 2005

XC WC Goes Global, Events in Canada, China, Japan
The 2005/2006 proposed cross-country world cup is finally that, a world cup. After the traditional November openers i...
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23. March 2005

XC Spring Series in Co. USA Report
RACE CONDITION REPORT: Colorado International Spring Series March 26-April 2, 2005 Tuesday, March 22, 2005: ...
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23. March 2005

2005 Jr. Worlds Sprint Results
Full results below, news from the host site: It has been the Team Norway doing most of the celebrating in the Junior ...
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23. March 2005

2005 Jr. Worlds Results, Ski Jumping
Results from the team competition in ski jumping in the 2005 junior worlds. Ski jumping team: 1. 11 Slovenia (SLO)...
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24. March 2005

Russian Women Dominate Women's 5k in Jr. Worlds 2005
In Friday...
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25. March 2005

Norway Wins Again in Men's 10k in Jr. Worlds 2005
Results from the men...
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25. March 2005

Lodwick Doubles in US Champs
TODD LODWICK WINS FIFTH CONSECUTIVE TITLE Title total for Lodwick's hits 14 STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (March 24) - No...
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25. March 2005

TODD LODWICK WINS RECORD-TYING SEVENTH U.S. TITLE
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (March 25) - Todd Lodwick (Steamboat Springs, CO) tied Lars Haugen for the most U.S. ski jumpin...
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26. March 2005

2005 Jr. Worlds Res.Ind.Ski Jumping
Results from the men...
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26. March 2005

2005 Jr. Worlds Results, Women's XC Relay
Results from the women...
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26. March 2005

Russia Wins Mens' XC Relay in 2005 Jr. Worlds
Results from the men...
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26. March 2005

XC Spring Series Resuts from the US/2005
Results from spring series in Colorado, USA this weekend, duathlon for men women: The field is a mix of US skiers, so...
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28. March 2005

Focus on Skate for XC Sprinters for 2005/2006 Season
There will be a focus on skate in the individual cross-country sprint events during the 2005/2006 cross-country season. ...
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28. March 2005

US XC Results
The cross-country spring series in Colorado, USA, continued on Sunday with team sprints. Martin Koukal and Canadian/Russ...
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29. March 2005

Norwegian Biathlon Results
Results from the women...
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30. March 2005

Biathlon Results from 2005 Nor. Champs
Results from the men...
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30. March 2005

2005 Jr. Worlds, Results Summary
This is a summary of all the results from the 2005 junior worlds in cross-country, ski jumping and Nordic combined: R...
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30. March 2005

US Ski News
Alpine News World Cup overall and super G champion Bode Miller (Franconia, NH) leads an army of U.S. athletes, inclu...
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31. March 2005

Official XC Tour Expected to Debut in 2007
There are now concrete plans for a cross-country overall tour, although this will likely not happen in 2006. The prop...
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31. March 2005

2006 XC WC Travels to Canada, China and Japan
The 2005/2006 proposed cross-country world cup is finally that, a world cup. After the traditional openers in Scandin...
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31. March 2005

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