News Archive; March 2006


Newsletter from Hermann Maier
Olympic Games! Howdy ! I would like to thank all of you most sincerely for the multitude of well wishes that have ...
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01. March 2006

Similaa, Kuitunen Fin. XC Champions
Simil...
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01. March 2006

Men's Vasaloppet without Finns, Martti Jylhä to debut at World Cup, Pirjo Manninen returns
World Cup continues this weekend in Mora (SWE), where the men's 90 km Vasaloppet will be competed without Finnish team. ...
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01. March 2006

Manninen Skips Lahti
After no success in the Olympics, it appears that Hannu Manninen is sick and will not be able to ski in Lahti this weeke...
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02. March 2006

No Future for Ski Jumper Herr in Germany?
After having been sacked from the Olympic team in the large hill German jumper Alexander Herr strongly criticised the co...
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02. March 2006

Small German Teams in Vasaloppet
German teams for Vasaloppet this weekend, 45k for women on Saturday, 90k for men on Sunday, both in classic mass start ...
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02. March 2006

Fin. XC News/Experienced Venäläinen and Kurttila won the Sprint titles
Experienced Kati Ven...
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02. March 2006

Jr. Worlds Alpine Results, Men's Downhill 06
TWO NORTH AMERICANS ON THE PODIUM AT THE WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRUM PERFORMANCE...
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03. March 2006

KELLY VANDERBEEK 0.01s FROM FIRST WORLD CUP WIN
Vanderbeek ends up just behind three way tie for top spot as World Cup season resumes in Norway Hafjell-Kvitfjell, N...
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03. March 2006

7 Cities Applicants for 2014 Winter Games
IOC) accepted applications from seven National Olympic Committees (NOC) to host the XXII Olympic Winter Games in 2014. ...
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03. March 2006

Nordic combined Training in Lahti Cancelled
Training for the Nordic combined Gundersen event for Lahti tomorrow was cancelled today due to wind. There will be tr...
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03. March 2006

XC Women's Start List and Comments 2006 Vasaloppet/WC
Start list and comments women...
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03. March 2006

Austria Lead Qualification in Lahti
Ski jumping qualification results from Lahti on Friday, this is the qualification for Sunday...
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03. March 2006

Alpine Jr. Worlds Results/Women's Downhill
EUROPEANS DOMINATE WOMEN'S DOWNHILL AT THE WORLD JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRUM PERFORMANCE...
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03. March 2006

Bjoergen Completely Dominant in Vasaloppet
Marit Bjoergen and Hilde Pedersen took off from the start and never looked back in the women...
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04. March 2006

Moan Favourite After Ski Jumping Part of NC in Lahti
Standings after the ski jumping part in the Noridic combined Gundersen in Lahti on Saturday. Moan, starting from 2nd,...
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04. March 2006

XC Women's 45k Vasaloppet Classic Mass Start 040306
1 1 1303777 BJOERGEN Marit 1980 NOR 2:17:53.0 0.00 2 4 1260903 PEDERSEN Hilde G. 1964 NOR 2:19:15.0 13....
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04. March 2006

GRANDI 6TH IN TIGHT YOUNPYONG WORLD CUP GIANT SLALOM
Yongpyong, Korea (March 4, 2006) - Italy's giant slalom specialists, who were unable to do better than an 11th place a...
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04. March 2006

NC Gundersen Lahti 040306
1 2 Moan Magnus-H. NOR * 0:37 42:52.8 0.0 2 10 Kircheisen Bjoern GER * 1:31 43:32.1 +39.3 3 27 Gottwald Felix ...
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04. March 2006

Can. Alpine News/Res. Women's Combined Norway 040306
BRIGITTE ACTION 10th WORLD CUP SUPER COMBINED IN NORWAY Hafjell-Kvitfjell, Norway (March 4, 2006) ...
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04. March 2006

Results Ski Jumping Team Comp. Lahti 040306
AUSTRIA AUT 1046.7 Widhoelzl Andreas 1976 132.0 135.5 Kofler Andreas 1984 131.0 115.5 ...
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04. March 2006

XC 2006 Vasaloppet Start List, Veerpalu Drops Out
Start list men...
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04. March 2006

Alp. Jr. Worlds Results/Women's Slalom
SLALOM SKIERS FACE CHALLENGES AT THE WORLD JUNIOR ALPINE CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRUM PERFORMANCE...
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05. March 2006

Ligety Takes Victory in Korea
Results from the men...
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05. March 2006

Tande Leads NC Sprint in Lahti
Standings after the ski jumping part in the Nordic combined sprint in Lahti on Sunday: Favourites: Tande, has a 53...
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05. March 2006

Tynell Wins 2006 Vasaloppet
Daniell Tynell out-sprinted Jerry Ahrlin on the last hundred meters to win the 90k classic cross-country Vasaloppet on S...
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05. March 2006

Nor. XC Selections for Borlaenge Sprints
Norway...
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05. March 2006

2006 Men's Vasaloppet Results
Results from the men...
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05. March 2006

Results NC Sprint Lahti 2006
1 9 257 KIRCHEISEN Bjoern 1983 GER 20:33.0 2 1 680 TANDE Petter L. 1985 NOR 20:47.3 3 4 217 HETTICH...
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05. March 2006

Results HS 130 Lahti 050306
1 31 Janne Happonen 124.0m 129.0m 129.9 140.4 5 2 270.3 2 50 Jakub Janda 128.0m ...
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05. March 2006

Alp. Jr. Worlds/Women's Super G
WORLD JUNIOR ALPINE CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRUM PERFORMANCE ...
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06. March 2006

Alp. Jr,. Worlds Res./Men's Slalom
NORWAY DOMINATES SLALOM AT WORLD JUNIOR ALPINE CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRUM PERFORMANCE...
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06. March 2006

NC Notes from Lahti 050306
WARSTEINER...
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06. March 2006

Winter Triathlon News
TEAM RELAY RACE: 5th March 2006 GERMANY ...
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06. March 2006

French XC News (Fre.)
Championnats de France de ski de fond Troph...
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06. March 2006

Morgenstern Leads Qualification in Kuopio
Ski jumping qualification results from Kuopio 1 66 Thomas Morgenstern AUT 128.5m 131.8 Q 2 64 ...
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06. March 2006

Alpine Jr. Worlds/Men's GS Results
MEN ON FIRE IN THE GIANT SLALOM AT THE WORLD JUNIOR ALPINE CHAMPIONSHIPS CENTRUM PERFORMANCE...
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06. March 2006

XC Start List/Analyses Women's Skate Sprint Borlaenge 2006
The women...
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06. March 2006

XC Men's Start List/Analyses Skate Sprint Borlaenge 2006
The cross-country sprinters will race in Borlaenge, Sweden, on Tuesday. In general the men...
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06. March 2006

Teichmann Returns in Falun, Oslo
After a very problematic season, 2005 world cup winner Axel Teichmann returns to competitions in the pursuit in Falun on...
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06. March 2006

German Skiing Selections 7-12 Mar. 06 (Ger.)
Aktuelle DSV-AUFGEBOTE Alpin, Skisprung, Nordische Kombination ALPIN in Levi (FIN) und Shiga Koogen (JPN), 10. bis 11...
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07. March 2006

Bjoergen Leads Quali in Borlaenge
Results women's cross-country sprint skate in Borlaenge on Tuesday: 1 8 Bjorgen Marit NOR *17:17:00 1:41.94 0.00 Q ...
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07. March 2006

Rotchev Fastest in XC Quali in Borlaenge 06
Results from the men's sprint skate qualification in Borlaenge, Sweden, on Tuesday: 1 25 Rotchev Vassili RUS ...
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07. March 2006

Kuetttel Wins in Kuopio 06
Results from the HS 127 in Kuopio on Tuesday: First podium for Malysz this season Ahonen did not jump Happonen, win...
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07. March 2006

Follis Beats Bjoergen, Renner in XC Sprint
Italy...
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07. March 2006

Fredriksson Wins XC Sprint in Borlaenge, Larsson 2nd, Hetland only 5th
The men...
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07. March 2006

US and Can. XC Notes
KIKKAN RANDALL POSTS HISTORIC BEST WORLD CUP FINISH FOR U.S. WOMEN Alaskan learns from Olympic experience to make criti...
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08. March 2006

Usual Favourites in Women's XC Pursuit in Falun
The cross-country women...
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08. March 2006

XC Start List Men's Pursuit Falun 2006
Start list men...
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08. March 2006

XC Analyses and Start List Men's Pursuit Falun 06
The cross-country men will ski the 10k plus 10k pursuit in Falun Sweden, on Wednesday. Last year Dementiev won a supe...
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08. March 2006

Ruud Hofstad out for Season
Norway...
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08. March 2006

Results Men's Biathlon Sprint Pokljuka 090306
1 64 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 2 0 2 24:04.9 2 19 POIREE Raphael FRA 1 0 1 +12.3 3 18 BERGMAN Carl Johan...
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08. March 2006

Sachenbacher Wins Pursuit in Falun, Bjoergen 8th, Smigun 16th
Results from the women...
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08. March 2006

Junior Skier Northug Wins Falun Pursuit, Angerer, Teichmann Next
Norwegian junior skier Petter Northug, with 4 gold medals from the junior worlds this season, out-sprinted Tobias Angere...
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08. March 2006

Can. XC News, Pursuits Falun 2006
CANADA'S BECKIE SCOTT RETURNS TO WORLD CUP PODIUM WITH DRAMATIC SPRINT TO THE FINISH LINE -Kershaw records another stro...
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08. March 2006

US Ski Report
USSA PRESIDENT/CEO BILL MAROLT TAKES STOCK OF TORINO A record 10 U.S. ski and snowboard athletes won medals in Torino,...
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08. March 2006

Can. XC Notes/06 Nationals
AN ROYCROFT SHAKES OFF POST-OLYMPIC FATIGUE FOR TOP RESULT AT CROSS-COUNTRY SKI NATIONALS -Dasha Gaiazova takes top sp...
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09. March 2006

Kuitunen Skips Drammen Sprint
Start list women...
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09. March 2006

XC Start Lists Men's Classic Sprint Drammen 06
Start list men...
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09. March 2006

Majdic Leads XC Quali in Drammen, Andersson, Kuitunen not on Start
Qualification results from the women...
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09. March 2006

Norway Dominates Men’s Quali in Drammen XC Sprint
Norway dominated the qualification in the men...
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09. March 2006

Tjoerhom wins thrilling Pokljuka Sprint
Norway's Linda Tjoerhom prevailed in an extremely exciting women's 7.5 km sprint today, scoring the fourth victory of he...
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09. March 2006

Majdic Wins Classic Sprint in Drammen
Petra Majdic, the fastest qualifier, won the women...
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09. March 2006

Svartedal Wins XC Sprint in Drammen
The men...
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09. March 2006

BECKIE SCOTT MAKES IT FOUR MEDALS IN THREE DAYS FOR CANADIAN CROSS-COUNTRY SKI TEAM
Drammen, NOR - Beckie Scott continues to make the most of what will be the final hurrah of her storied career on the Wor...
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09. March 2006

Swe. XC Notes from Drammen 090306
Bj...
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09. March 2006

Interview: The new Finnish Director of Cross Country Per-Ole Lindell
Per-Ole Lindell, 47, started his position as head of cross country at Finnish Ski Association on March 1, 2006. Until th...
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10. March 2006

PETE VORDENBERG NAMED NEW U.S. CROSS COUNTRY HEAD COACH
Trond Nystad, Vidar Loefshus to leave program at end of season OSLO (March 10) - Two-time Olympian Pete Vordenberg wa...
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10. March 2006

Holmenkollen, Some History
The Holmenkollen ski festival in Oslo started in 1882 (that...
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10. March 2006

50k i Oslo, an 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 2006

Results Men's Slalom Shiga Kogen 100306
1 7 50625 RAICH Benjamin 1978 AUT 46.24 50.42 1:36.66 0.00 2 11 301312 SASAKI Akira 1981 JPN 46.81 50...
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10. March 2006

Can Alp. News Men's Slalom Shiga Kogen 100306
GRANDI AND JANYK ACHIEVE BEST EVER SLALOM RESULT FOR CANADA AT SHIGA KOGEN Carving Canucks Finishes 3rd and 4th Respe...
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10. March 2006

Tchepalova, Neumanonva Favourites in Holmenkollen
Start list women...
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10. March 2006

Strong Field in 50k XC in Holmenkollen 2006
Start list and comments men...
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10. March 2006

Can. XC News
ALEX HARVEY AND DASHA GAIAZOVA CONTINUE TO DOMINATE AT NATIONAL CROSS-COUNTRY SKI CHAMPIONSHIPS -Competitors claim top...
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11. March 2006

Kuitunen Uncertain for Season Ender in Asia
Finnish Cross Country Skiers to World Cups at Changchun (CHN) and Sapporo (JPN) Matias Strandvall will participate in...
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11. March 2006

Bjoerndalen Beats Poiree by 1/10th in Pokljuk Pursuit
Results from the men...
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11. March 2006

Results Slalom Men Shiga Kogen 110306
1 3 180251 PALANDER Kalle 1977 FIN 50.25 50.35 1:40.60 0.00 1 1 50605 HERBST Reinfried 1978 AUT 50.86 ...
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11. March 2006

Open Field After SJ in NC Gundersen in Holmenkollen
Results from the ski jumping part in the Nordic combined Gundersen in Holmenkollen, Oslo, on Saturday: Notables start...
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11. March 2006

Tchepalova Beats Neumannova in Holmenkollen 30k
Results from the women...
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11. March 2006

Results Women's Biathlon Pursuit Pokljuka 110306
1 2 BAILLY Sandrine FRA 1 0 0 2 3 31:44.86 2 10 WILHELM Kati GER 1 0 0 0 1 +16.5 3 18 APEL Katrin GER ...
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11. March 2006

Soedergren Wins 50k in Holmenkollen as Piller Cottrer Fades from Clear Lead
The men...
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11. March 2006

Can. Alp. Notes, Slalom Shiga Kogen 110306
GRANDI ACHIEVES CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM'S TENTH WORLD CUP PODIUM OF THE SEASON Team Veteran Leaves Japan with Two Br...
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11. March 2006

Swe,. XC Notes, Men's 50k Holmenkollen 2006
Fantastisk seger i Holmenkollen f...
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11. March 2006

SCOTT 4th, NEARS POINTS LEAD
OSLO (March 11) - Russian Julia Tchepalova, who ran out of gas in the final sprint at the Olympics and had to settle for...
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11. March 2006

Tallus Leads NC Sprint in Holmenkollen
Results from the ski jumping part of the Nordic combined sprint in Holmenkollen, Oslo, on Saturday: To watch from beh...
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12. March 2006

Malysz Wins in Holmenkollen
Results from ski jumping in Holmenkollen, Oslo, on Saturday: Malysz, first win of the season Morgenstern, very stabl...
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12. March 2006

NC Comments from Oslo Sprint 120306
WARSTEINER FIS Weltcup Nordische Kombination Oslo (12.3.06) Hurricane Sprint 7,5km Kircheisen gewinnt, Moan 2., Koivu...
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12. March 2006

MALAYSZ BACK ON VICTORY STAND IN OSLO WC
OSLO (March 12) - Former World Cup and world champion Adam Malysz of Poland won his first World Cup meet in more than 13...
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12. March 2006

Can. XC Notes
HARVEY, GAIAZOVA MAKE IT FOUR-IN-A-ROW TO FINISH NATIONAL CROSS-COUNTRY SKI CHAMPIONSHIPS -Steady increase in temperatu...
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13. March 2006

Nor. SJ Selections for Planica 2006
The Norwegian team for ski flying in Planica next weekend Anders Bardal, Steinkjer Skiklubb Lars Byst...
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13. March 2006

Morgenstern Wins Nordic Tournament 2006
Overall standings from the Nordic Tournament in ski jumping, Lahti, Kuopio, Lillahemmar and Holmenkollen 1. Morgenste...
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13. March 2006

Dahlberg Skips Asia, Strong Swe. Team in Men’s Sprint
Anna Dahlberg, leading Swedish crss-country sprinter, is still sick and will not travel to China and Japan this week. ...
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13. March 2006

Bjoergen Heads to China/Japan to Defend WC Title
Norwegian cross-country team selections for the Asian events this week: Notably absent from the women's team is Hilde...
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13. March 2006

Greis Out of Kontiolahti, Ackermann Skips Sapporo
These are German selections for world cup skiing events ths season: Notables: Greiss will not ski in the men...
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13. March 2006

Finnish Team Selections Sapporo, Planica 2006
Finnish teams for this week: Sapporo Nordic Combined: Anssi Koivuranta, Hannu Manninen, Jaakko Tallus, Janne Ryyn...
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14. March 2006

FINNISH CROSS COUNTRY INFO
Kuitunen will go to pre-World Championships at Sapporo Virpi Kuitunen will travel to Sapporo to compete at the pre-Wo...
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14. March 2006

US Ski Report
Alpine News Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety continued his winning ways in Yong Pyong, South Korea, March 5. Ligety ...
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14. March 2006

Strong but Small Field in Women's XC Sprint in China
Start list women...
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14. March 2006

Swedish Men Favourites in China XC Sprint
Start list men...
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14. March 2006

Walchofer Leads Traning in Aare/Men's WC Final 06
Results men...
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14. March 2006

CIBC COUPE NOR-AM CUP FINALS KICK START IN PANORAMA
International racers prove a challenge to Canadians Panorama, B.C. (March 14, 2006) - Over 150 racers from across North...
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15. March 2006

ERIK GUAY PULLS OUT OF WORLD CUP FINALS DOWNHILL DUE TO BACK PAINS
Canadian Speedster to Evaluate Progress on a Daily Basis in Anticipation of Super G Aare, Sweden (March 14, 2006) ...
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15. March 2006

Swe. XC Notes
Dags f...
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15. March 2006

Follis Leads Qualification in Changchun XC Sprint
Qualification results from the women...
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15. March 2006

Newell Fastest in Men’s XC Sprint Quali in China
Results from the men...
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15. March 2006

Results Men's Downhill WC Final Aare 150306
1 8 421328 SVINDAL Aksel Lund 1982 NOR 1:42.40 0.00 2 17 532431 MILLER Bode 1977 USA 1:42.60 2.58 3 ...
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15. March 2006

Bjoergen Wins XC Skate Sprint in China and Secures Sprint World Cup Victory
The women...
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15. March 2006

Fredriksson Qualifies in 29th, Wins Men’s XC Sprint in China
Tobias Fredriksson, having qualified only in 29th, won the men...
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15. March 2006

Swe. XC Notes/Sprint Changchun
Thobias Fredriksson segrade i Changchun I den f...
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15. March 2006

ANDY NEWELL GRABS FIRST U.S. XC PODIUM SINCE 1983
Vermonter finishes 3rd in China 1K freestyle sprint CHANGCHUN, China (March 15) - Olympian Andy Newell (Shaftsbury, V...
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15. March 2006

IOC decision on Mr Yong Sung Park
The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee, pursuant to Bye-law to Rule 23.2 of the Olympic Charter, tod...
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15. March 2006

CANADA'S BECKIE SCOTT WINS SILVER MEDAL IN FIRST EVER WORLD CUP CROSS-COUNTRY SKI RACE IN CHINA
-Chandra Crawford sprints into fifth to win B final- Changchung, CHINA - It was a historic day with the World Cup cro...
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15. March 2006

FOUR AMERICAN RACERS HEAD TO WORLD CUP CIRCUIT AFTER SUCCESSFUL NOR-AM CUP FINALS
Kucera Continues to Dominate in Giant Slalom Panorama, B.C. (March 15, 2006) ...
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16. March 2006

Results Men's Super G 2006 World Cup Final Aare, Sweden
1 9 532431 MILLER Bode 1977 USA 1:27.78 0.00 2 21 531040 RAHLVES Daron 1973 USA 1:28.12 4.07 3 25 ...
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16. March 2006

Results Women's Biathlon Sprint Kontiolahti 160306
1 48 OLOFSSON Anna Carin SWE 0 0 0 22:00.7 2 29 ZUBRILOVA Olena BLR 0 0 0 +5.9 3 5 BRANKOVIC Tadeja SLO...
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16. March 2006

Bergmann Wins in Kontiolahti
Results from the men...
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16. March 2006

FRANÇOIS BOURQUE 15TH IN FINAL WORLD CUP SG OF THE SEASON
Erik Guay Wraps up Season in 6th Place in the Overall SG Standings despite Missing Final Race Aare, Sweden (Marc...
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16. March 2006

Nor Am News
LUSTENBERGER REIGNS QUEEN OF PANORAMA Rubens, Stutz and Biggs all Find Place on Podium Panorama, B.C. (March ...
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17. March 2006

Koch Leads Qualification in Planica
Qualification results from ski jumping in Planica on Friday. 1 48 Martin Koch AUT 222.5m 218.0 Q 2 ...
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17. March 2006

Women's XC Update, Sapporo Skate Sprints 06
Start lists semi finals women...
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17. March 2006

XC Update, Men's Skate Sprint Relay Sapporo 180306
Heats and teams for the cross-country men...
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17. March 2006

Martina Ertl-Renz tritt zurück
Planegg/Are (dsv) Martina Ertl-Renz vom SC Lenggries beendet ihre Karriere als alpine Skirennfahrerin. Martina Ert...
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17. March 2006

ALPINE CANADA ALPIN ENHANCES ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT STRUCTURE TO FURTHER PREPARATION FOR 2010
New CAST Alpine Director to Complement Existing Structure Calgary, Alberta (March 17, 2006) ...
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17. March 2006

Germany Dominates Women’s XC Skate Sprint Relay in Sapporo
After Evi Sachenbacher built a 5 seconds lead on the 5th leg, Klaudia Kuenzel secured a clear victory for Germany in the...
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18. March 2006

Nor Am News
STUTZ OVERALL NOR-AM SLALOM CHAMPION, BIGGS 3RD IN SLALOM, LUSTENBERGER 3RD IN GS, FRISCH 3RD OVERALL Panorama, ...
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18. March 2006

Italy Wins Sprint Relay in Sapporo, Larsson Fell from Victory
Italy with Frasnelli and Zorzi won the men...
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18. March 2006

Romoren Takes Lead in Planica
Results from round one ski flying in Planica on Saturday: 1 33 Bjoern Einar Romoeren NOR 224.0m 224.8 Q ...
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18. March 2006

Germans Favaurites in Men's XC Pursuit in Sapporo
Start list men...
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18. March 2006

Romoeren Wins in Planica, Ljoekelsoey, Koch Next
Results from ski flying in Planica on Saturday: 1 33 Bjoern Einar Romoeren 224.0m 224.0m 224.8 225.3 1 1 45...
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18. March 2006

Bjoerndalen Impoves from 16th to 1st in Kontiolahti
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen defeated his epic rival Raphael Poiree on the final stretch today to score his 60th World Cup vict...
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18. March 2006

Can. Alp. News/Men' Slalom Aare 180306
GRANDI'S GRAND SEASON FINALE WITH THIRD CONSECUTIVE SLALOM WORLD CUP BRONZE MEDAL Canadian Veteran Concludes Career Bes...
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18. March 2006

Manninen Wins Mass Start in Sapporo
WARSTEINER...
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19. March 2006

And Chappuis Wins Sprint in Sapporo
WARSTEINER...
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19. March 2006

Fredriksson Wins in Sapporo, Northug, Soedergren Next
Mathias Fredriksson recorded his first world cup win of the season as he won the men...
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19. March 2006

Happonen Leads in Planica
Standings after round 1/day 2 ski flying Planica 1 19 Janne Happonen FIN 225.5m 226.1 Q 2 18 M...
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19. March 2006

Swe. XC Notes/Men's Pursuit Sapporo
Mathias etta och Anders trea i v...
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19. March 2006

Happonen Wins Day 2 in Planica, Janda Secures WC Victory
Results from ski flying in Planica on Sunday: 2,1 points separate 2nd to 5th Janda did not jump but won the overall ...
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19. March 2006

BECKIE SCOTT CAPS OFF GOLDEN SEASON WITH VICTORY IN WORLD CUP PURSUIT
-Canada's most decorated cross-country skier finishes historic season with 10 World Cup medals including four gold- S...
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19. March 2006

Sikora Takes 1st Win in 11 Years
Results men...
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19. March 2006

Zubrilova Wins Pursuit in Kontiolahti 190306
Results women...
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19. March 2006

Swe.Alp. News/European Cup 2006
Markus Larsson f...
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20. March 2006

Skjelbreid Poiree Confirms Retirement
Many athletes will call it quits after the 2006 Olympic season, one of them being Norwegian biathlete Liv Grete Skjelbre...
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20. March 2006

Canadian Alpine Notes
WHISTLER...
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21. March 2006

US Ski Team News
Alpine Championships, U.S. Freestyle Championships and snowboard NorAm Finals. Follow all the action on www.usskiteam.co...
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21. March 2006

Janda Makes Most Price Money in Nordic Disciplines
Jacub Janda made CHF 185 000 in price money from world cup events during the 2005/2006 season. One CHF equals 0,77 US...
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21. March 2006

6 Ski Flying Events on 2007 SJ Calendar (And one Small Hill)
This is the draft for the 2006/2007 ski jumping world cup season: January will see 4 ski flying events, 2 in Vikersun...
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21. March 2006

XC WC Season 2007, Tour de Ski Debut, China, Russia on Calendar, Japan with Worlds
This is the draft for the 2006/2007 cross-country world cup: Dusseldorf again will host the season opener in late Oct...
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21. March 2006

2006 Can. Champs Results, Men's Downhill
JEFFREY FRISCH WINS 2006 PONTIAC GMC CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP DOWNHILL AT WHISTLER Women’s Downhill Postponed to Wednesd...
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22. March 2006

Swe. Alpine Notes
Under tisdagskvällen avgjordes två skidtävlingar i Hammarbybacken i Stockhom. Stora delar ur världseliten deltog i paral...
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22. March 2006

No Official Retirement from Scott (Yet)
Canada’s Beckie Scott ended her greatest season ever with a victory in Sapporo in the pursuit on Sunday and coming in 2n...
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22. March 2006

Sprint Holmenkollen 2006 Start Lists
Start list women’s biathlon sprint in Holmenkollen, Oslo at 11:30 CET on Wednesday: Most of the presumed best racers ...
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22. March 2006

Start List Men's Biathlon Sprint Holmenkollen 230306
Start list men’s biathlon sprint in Holmenkollen, Oslo at 11:30 CET on Wednesday: 1 TAGSCHERER Imre HUN 14:15:30 ...
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22. March 2006

4 Events on Agenda for 2007 SJ Worlds
Indeed the 2007 worlds in ski jumping will have 4 events, individual and team in the HS100 and HS134. Janne Ahonen wo...
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22. March 2006

Glagow Wins Women's Sprint in Holmenkollen 230306
Results from the women’s biathlon sprint in Holmenkollen/Oslo on Thursday: Pursuits on Saturday and mass starts on Su...
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23. March 2006

Uschi Disl beendet Karriere (Ger.)
Planegg/oslo (dsv) Seit über 16 Jahren gehörte sie zum Biathlonweltcup wie der Schnee zum Winter: Im norwegischen Oslo k...
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23. March 2006

Bjoerndalen Wins in Holmenkollen, Records 61st WC Victory
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen had a good day in Holmenkollen, Oslo today. For starters, he won the sprint in strong style with 4...
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23. March 2006

10 Weeks Recovery for Paerson After Operation
Swedish female alpine skier Anja Paerson went through an knee operation today. A 8 to 12 weeks rocovery period is exp...
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23. March 2006

Tour de Ski, part one, Goals and Highlights
The FIS TOUR DE SKI 2006-2007 has now been confirmed to take place as part of the Viessmann FIS World Cup Cross-Country ...
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23. March 2006

Tour De Ski, Part 2, Bonus Seconds for Sprinters and Bonus Points at Intermediate Points in Mass Starts
FIS TOUR DE SKI Rules: - Only entry for all FIS TOUR DE SKI Stages is possible. Abandonment in one race will lead to ex...
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23. March 2006

BRITT JANYK WINS 2006 PONTIAC GMC DOWNHILL CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE AT WHISTLER
Local Favorite Claims 7th National Title – 1st in Downhill Whistler, BC (March 23, 2006) – Close to 72 hours fol...
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24. March 2006

Tour de Ski, Part 3, World Cup Points
FIS World Cup Points for the FIS TOUR DE SKI: - FIS World Cup points will only be awarded after the last Stage accordin...
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24. March 2006

Leading Swe. XC Coaches Likely to Continue, Alsgaard in more of a Coaching Role, Rawald Rehired?
The Swedish cross-country skiers have done well this season with 3 gold medals in sprint in the Olympics and also strong...
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24. March 2006

Sikora Wins Men's Sprint Cun 06 in Biathlon
Ole Einar Bjoerndalen may be the supreme master of the men’s biathlon sprint but he still “only” won 2 events during the...
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24. March 2006

Swedish Nordic Chief of Sport Quits
Just earlier today we wrote that Inge Braathen and Thomas Alsgaard may continue in Swedish cross-country, however we did...
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24. March 2006

Checci, Moroder Italian XC Champs
These are results from Friday: Today in the Italian national Championships Valerio Checchi won the 15 km CT title at ...
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25. March 2006

Lassila and Kattilakoski claim gold at Finnish Championships
Riitta-Liisa Lassila and Teemu Kattilakoski claimed the titles at Finnish Cross Country Championships at Kotka on Saturd...
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25. March 2006

German Alp. News/2006 Ger. Champs Results
Deutsche Meistertitel in Abfahrt und Super-G vergeben --------------------------------------------------------...
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25. March 2006

CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM CHAMPIONS ON TOP OF WORLD WITH NEW GM VEHICLES
Grandi, Guay, Simard and Bourque ski off in new Pontiac GMC vehicles of their choice for the 2006-2007 season Wh...
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25. March 2006

Results Women's Biathlon Mass Start Holmenkollen 260306
1 16 TJOERHOM Linda NOR 0+0+1+0 1 38:25.24 2 4 BAILLY Sandrine FRA 1+0+2+0 3 +12.3 3 15 NAZAROVA Olga BLR 0+1+...
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26. March 2006

Results Men's Biathlon Mass Start Holmenkollen 260306
1 1 y BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 0+1+0+1 2 39:01.76 0.0 2 23 DOSTAL Roman CZE 0+1+1+0 2 39:13.88 +12.1 3 20 ROZH...
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26. March 2006

Overall Standings Men's Biathlon World Cup 2006
1 BJOERNDALEN Ole Einar NOR 812 4/40 1/50 2/46 5/37 5/37 5/37 1/50 2/46 12/22 2/46 3/43 1/50 1/50 16/15 1/50 3/43 1/50 1...
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26. March 2006

Ita. 2006 XC Champs Results/Paruzzi Calls it a Day
The Italian team of “Forestale” (the forest rangers corp) won the national title in relay race at Passo Cereda, in Tren...
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26. March 2006

Sikora Wins Men's Biathlon Sprint Cup/2006
Sprint cup standings for the men’s biathlon for 2005/2006 1 SIKORA Tomasz POL 256 9/28 7/32 16/15 13/20 35 8/30 20/11...
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26. March 2006

Biathlon, Women's 2006 Overall WC Standings
1 WILHELM Kati GER 969 20/11 2/46 16/15 1/50 5/37 2/46 2/46 1/50 4/40 2/46 2/46 1/50 1/50 19/12 16/15 7/32 1/50 2/46 10/...
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26. March 2006

Saarinen and Similä claim the titles at Finnish Championships on Sunday
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen and Tero Similä claim the titles at Finnish Championships on Sunday at Kotka where the season's last...
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26. March 2006

Schwienbacher, Valbusa Ita. XC Champs in Sprint 06
Today the cross country National Championships in Italy scheduled the sprint race. With surprise, in the semi-finals the...
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26. March 2006

TWO-TIME OLYMPIAN WENDY WAGNER ENDS CAREER WITH SIXTH NATIONAL TITLE
Kris Freeman captures men's 50K crown, adds to pursuit and 15K titles FORT KENT, Maine (March 26) - Two-time Olympian...
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27. March 2006

Alpine FIS Ski Weltmeisterschaften 2011: Noch 60 Tage bis zur Entscheidung
Garmisch-Partenkirchen ist bereit! Garmisch-Partenkirchen (SC Garmisch) - Der Countdown läuft: In 60 Tagen fällt die ...
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27. March 2006

WHISTLER’S BRITT JANYK CLINCHES 2ND PONTIAC GMC CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE IN SUPER-G
Whistler, BC (March 26, 2006) – After several postponed races and a lot of anticipation at the Pontiac GMC Canadian Cham...
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27. March 2006

KILLER KUCERA CLEANS UP IN PONTIAC GMC CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS GS
Whistler, BC (March 26, 2006) – Sunday was a productive day in Whistler as the relentless Weasel Workers and the 2006 Po...
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27. March 2006

Sapporo XC Worlds with Different Schedule
The program for the cross-country worlds in Sapporo next winter will be slightly different from what has been the norm d...
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27. March 2006

Significant Price Money in Tour de Ski
The Tour de Ski will start on December 29th this year. Price money indeed is one significant issue in the upcoming To...
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27. March 2006

Norwegian XC Chief of Sport Steps Down After 4 Years
Bjornar Haakonsmoen will step down as Chief of Sport for the Norwegian cross-country skiers this spring. Haakensmoen ...
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27. March 2006

Canadian Alpine Ski Team Athlete Takes Second National Title in Two days
Whistler, BC (March 27, 2006) – More than 300 volunteer Weasel Workers, 83 racers, 50 coaches, and hundreds of parents a...
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27. March 2006

LUSTENBERGER CROWNED GS QUEEN AT PONTIAC GMC CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
Whistler, BC (March 27, 2006) – The women put on an exciting show at the Pontiac GMC Canadian Championships as the giant...
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28. March 2006

14 candidates for Finnish Cross Country Head Coach
14 candidates, of which five foreigners, applied for Finnish cross-country head coach. The deadline for applications was...
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28. March 2006

Forsberg in Small Scale Comeback
Magdalana Forsberg will ski the 2X6k biathlon relay in the Swedish biathlon championships on April 2nd. Forsberg, who...
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28. March 2006

Austria Wins Ski Jumping Nations Cup Standings 2006
In a very tight season Austria secured the win in the nation cup standings in ski jumping and will thus have one extra p...
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28. March 2006

Bjoerndalen Secures 4th WC Win, Can he Catch Stenmark?
Ole Eiar Bjoerndalen dominated the last part of the season and won the men’s biathlon world cup ahead of Poiree and Fisc...
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28. March 2006

And Manninen with 43 Wins in NC
While Finland and Germany have dominated the last years, Norway is still the leading nation in terms of individual victo...
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28. March 2006

Tjoerhom Nor. Bia.Champion
Results from the women’s 15k individual in the Norwegian biathlon championships on Wednesday: The time to the right i...
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29. March 2006

Bjoerndalen Shoots Full on 20 in Nor. Bia Champs
Results from the men’s 20k individual in the Norwegian biathlon championships on Wednesday: The time to the right her...
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29. March 2006

Speed Skiing Results/Swe.
Speedskiing World Cup "Väggen", Sälen, 28 mars 2006 Resultat Damer och Herrar Damer 1. Elena Banfo, Italien, 171,...
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29. March 2006

BRIGITTE ACTON AND MIKE JANYK END PONTIAC GMC CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS WITH A BANG
Canadian Alpine Ski Team Athletes Take Slalom Titles Whistler, BC (March 28, 2006) – The Pontiac GMC Canadian Ch...
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29. March 2006

Nor. XC Sprinter Retires
Norwegian cross-country sprinter Haavard Bjerkeli will end his active career this spring. Bjerkeli has been strugglin...
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29. March 2006

Biathlon Season Review, Part I
Bye, bye, Uschi & Liv Grete With the retirements of Uschi Disl (35) and Liv Grete Poiree (31) two of the most likeabl...
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29. March 2006

Biathlon Season Review, Part II
Sweden's return to the winners' rostrum Another German coach who is working for the Swedish federation also found a w...
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29. March 2006

Can. Alp. News/2006 Champs Results
STUTZ AND ARCHAMBAULT-LÉGER TAKE COMBINED CROWNS AT PONTIAC GMC CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Whistler, BC (March 29, 2006)...
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30. March 2006

Schedule set for 2006 Summer Series in SJ
This the preliminary schedules for the 2006 summer series in ski jumping. I. Period 05.08. Sat Hinterzarten GER HS 1...
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30. March 2006

Tcherezov, Rozhkov Record Victories in IBU GP in Khanty Mansiysk
Ivan Tcherezov won the men’s sprint in Khanty Mansiysk on Wednesday, he was 15 seconds ahead of Sergei Rozhkov with Pav...
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30. March 2006

Swe. Alpine Notes 300306
Tjänsten som Alpin Chef tillsatt Johan Monsén 47 år, har anställts som Alpin Chef i Svenska Skidförbundet med ansvar ...
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30. March 2006

CHRIS GROVER RETURNS AS CROSS COUNTRY SPRINT HEAD COACH
PARK CITY, Utah (March 31) - Chris Grover, who spent five seasons with the U.S. Cross Country Team before leaving in 200...
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31. March 2006

Skjelbreid Poiree Impressive in Nor. Bia. Champs
Results from the women’s sprint in the Norwegian biathlon championships on Friday: Natalie Santer had the fastest tim...
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31. March 2006

Eckhoff Beats Bjoerndalen in Nor. Bia Champs
Results from the men’s biathlon sprint in the Norwegian biathlon champs on Friday: Eckhoff strong again, right behind...
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31. March 2006

One Win for Petrova and 2 for Zaitseva in Khanty Mansiysk 2006 GP
Women’s results from IBU Grand Prix in Khanty Mansiysk this week: Sprint on Wednesday: 1 24 PETROVA Olena UKR ...
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31. March 2006

Tchoudov Wins Mass Start in Khanty Mansiysk
Results from the men's mass start in the IBU 2006 GP in Khanty Mansiysk on Saturday: 1 12 TCHOUDOV Maxim RUS 2 0 ...
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31. March 2006

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