News Archive; April 2001


Skari Wins By 4 Minutes
Bente Skari won today's Norwegian cross country championships in the 30k classic. She beat Elin Nilsen by close to 4 mi...
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01. April 2001

Women's Relay Norwegian Championships Biathlon
Hordaland, lead by Gro Marit Istad annd Ann Elen Skjelbreid won Sunday's 3X7,5k relay for women in the Norwegian champi...
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01. April 2001

Skjeldal Norwegian Champion 50k
Kristen Skjeldal won today' 50k classic in the Norwegian cross country championships. Skjeldal has had a stable season ...
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01. April 2001

Bjørndalen Records 4th Gold
Ole Einar Bj...
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01. April 2001

Ole Einar 4th Gold in a Week
Ole Einar Bj...
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01. April 2001

Cross Country News From Norway
Thomas Alsgaard, the leading Norwegian cross country skier, is very critical to certain leaders in Norwegian skiing. He...
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01. April 2001

Skari To Skip Olympics?
Leading Norwegian cross country skier Bente Skari, fresh from 2 golds in Lahti, is reported to be pregnant and expecting...
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01. April 2001

Ordina Swedish Champion
Antonia Ordina won the Swedish championships on 30k this weekend. She was joined on the podium by Anna Dahlberg and Cari...
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02. April 2001

Fredriksson Swedish Champion 50k. Elofsson 8th
Mathias Fredriksson won the men's 50k in the Swedish championships in cross country this weekend. Fredriksson, collecti...
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02. April 2001

Top 20 Under Age 23 Cross Country Norway
In Norwegian cross country there is a under 23 cup for men and women, these are the top 20 in the women's class. Some d...
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03. April 2001

Top Men Under Age 23 Cross Country Norway
These are the top 30 in the Norwegian domestic cross country cup for men uder 23. Plenty of talent, Trondsen and Ruud H...
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03. April 2001

Schlopy US Champion in Slalom
The Chevy Truck Super Series season came to an end Saturday as local standout Erik Schlopy (Park City, UT) won a slalom ...
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03. April 2001

Olympic Champion Johnson Still in Coma
Doctors were cautiously optimistic Friday as former Olympic ski champion Bill Johnson reached his 41st birthday but rema...
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03. April 2001

Poiree World Cup Winner ,World Cup Update Biathlon
Raphael Poiree won this season's overall world cup biathlon for men, top ten below, for full standings:http://www.winter...
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03. April 2001

Practical Information www.wintersport.as/Biathlon
wwww.wintersport.as has added around 20 links to athletes in the biathon section. Thus far you may only find links and ...
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03. April 2001

Full Reports on High Altitude Training
This winter there has been quite some discussion regarding higt altitude training and the use of high altitude houses, u...
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03. April 2001

High Altitude Training in Kenya (Guest)
This winter there has been quite some discussion regarding higt altitude training and the use of high altitude houses, u...
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03. April 2001

Nordic Combined 2001, Prize Money and Standings
Austria's Felix Gottwald did dominate this winter's Nordic combined season, he won the prize money list on 85 000 Swiss ...
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04. April 2001

Nordic Combined 2001, Prize Money and Standings
Austria's Felix Gottwald did dominate this winter's Nordic combined season, he won the prize money list on 85 000 Swiss ...
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04. April 2001

Norwegian Championships Nordic Combined
Austria's Felix Gottwald did dominate this winter's Nordic combined season, he won the prize money list on 85 000 Swiss ...
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04. April 2001

Fredriksson and Andersson Victorious in Sweden
Tobias Fredriksson won the men's class and junior world champion Line Andersson the women's classs in a classic cross co...
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04. April 2001

Direct Links to Biathlon
Selected direct links to biathletes:Ludwig Gredlerhttp://www.wintersport.as/gredler/Wolfgang Rottmannhttp://www.wintersp...
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04. April 2001

Dahlberg and Fredriksson Win XC in Sweden
Anne Dahlberg won the women's class and Mathias Fredriksson the men's class in Wednesday's cross country races in Boden,...
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04. April 2001

Spring Brake in California
Tahoe's Biggest Spring Break Party, Kirkwood Jammin VIII,Planned for April 7-15, 2001Kirkwood, Calif.- For the eighth co...
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05. April 2001

Norwegian Cross Country News
Espen Bjervig, the talented Norwegian cross country skier, despite struggling the last season, is optimistic ahead. Bjer...
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05. April 2001

Anita Olsen Wins Nor. XC Cup
Anita Olsen won the Norwegian domestic cross country cup for women 2001. She was followed by Jannike ...
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05. April 2001

Bjonviken Won Norwegian XC Cup
Tore Bjonviken, having a third place from the first world cup race this season, won this season's domestic cup for Norwe...
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05. April 2001

Finnish Skiers To Aim for 3 Months Suspension
This winter season has been filled with all sorts of doping problems. Early in the season a Russian ski jumper and a Fin...
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05. April 2001

Doping Tests in Biathon Final
The leading biathletes of the world were doping tested during the world cup final in Holmenkollen, Norway. The top 5 for...
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05. April 2001

No Doping in The Biathlon Camp
The leading biathletes of the world were doping tested during the world cup final in Holmenkollen, Norway. The top 5 for...
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05. April 2001

FIS With Inadequate Testing Procedures?
More controversy on the doping sector, according to several reports, the tests administered by FIS are not deemed good e...
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06. April 2001

Training in Kenya (Guest)
www.wintersport.as also works with other sports sites, one being www.mariusbakken.com, here is an article regarding Keny...
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06. April 2001

FIS With Inadequate Testing Procedures Iin XC?
More controversy on the doping sector, according to several reports, the tests administered by FIS are not deemed good e...
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06. April 2001

German Biathlon Championships on Rollerski
Due to the lack of snow this winter, the German championships in biathlon will be held next fall, on rollerskis. The sto...
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06. April 2001

German Biathlon Championships on Rollerski
Due to the lack of snow this winter, the German championships in biathlon will be held next fall, on rollerskis. The sto...
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06. April 2001

Skiing in New Zealand, By Sam Lee
Having skied all over the world as a junior racer, one thing I have noticed is the lack of utilisation of New Zealand as...
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06. April 2001

Skiing in New Zealand, By Sam Lee (Guest)
Having skied all over the world as a junior racer, one thing I have noticed is the lack of utilisation of New Zealand as...
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06. April 2001

Bll Koch, Former XC World Cup Winner, Now Sand Skiing in Hawaii
Bill Koch, the legendary American cross country skiers who took up skating, is now into new ideas, sand skiing in Hawaii...
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06. April 2001

Bill Koch Sand Skiing in Hawaii (Guest)
Bill Koch, the legendary American cross country skiers who took up skating, is now into new ideas, sand skiing in Hawaii...
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06. April 2001

Lots of Snow in Norway
Snow report from Skei, North of Lillehammer Norway, still almost 2 meters of snow on the top.Sn...
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07. April 2001

Canadian Alpine News, Whistler Cup
WHISTLER, BC (April 6, 2001) - Italian Alessia Segulin and AustrianMichael Zach finished ahead of an impressive internat...
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07. April 2001

Flashback, Malysz 4 Hills Winner
Adam Malysz started his remarkable season in style in the 4 hills tournament in Germany and Austria. Malysz dominated t...
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07. April 2001

Magdalena Forsberg Wins By Over 8 Minutes
Henrik Forsberg won the men's class in the last event of the Swedish biathlon championships last weekend. His wife Magd...
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07. April 2001

Adequate Condom Supplies in Salt Lake Olympics
Despite Utah's straight-laced morals, Salt Lake Olympic organizers will continue a tradition of supplying the athletes a...
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07. April 2001

More Doping Cases
Two Chinese athletes who were formerly trained by disgraced Olympic coach Ma Junren have been banned from competing for ...
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07. April 2001

Elin Nilsen Wins in Norway
Elin Nilsen of Norway won today's 15k Flyktningerennet in Norway. Some results below, please view all results via the li...
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07. April 2001

Jevne won Flyktningrennet in Norway
Erling Jevne won Sunday's 40k mass start in Flyktningerennet. He was followed by Frode Estil and Tor Arne Hetland.The s...
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08. April 2001

Fredriksson and Dahlberg Win in Kiruna
The traditional Kiruna Spelen in cross country was held this weekend. Mathias Fredriksson won the men's 20k classic whil...
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08. April 2001

Finnish Skiing Leaders to Continue Work
After the doping scandals in the world championships in Lahti earlier this season, where 6 leading Finnish skiers were c...
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08. April 2001

Roten to Retire
With the Swiss Karin Roten, twice vice-World-Champion in Giant Slalom, another important athlete of the alpine ski surve...
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09. April 2001

Lindstrøm Finnish Ski Jumping Champion K120
Youngster Veli Matti Lindstr...
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09. April 2001

Summer Skiing in Alaska/Jim Galanes
Please take a look at this interesting information from former great American cross country skier Jim Galanes. Links and...
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09. April 2001

Summer Skiing in Alaska/Jimn Galanes
Please take a look at this interesting information from former great American cross country skier Jim Galanes. This summ...
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09. April 2001

Immonen Admits to Multiple Doping Cases
Janne Immonen, one of the Finnish skiers caught in doping in Lahti, admits to having used the illegal substance hemohes ...
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09. April 2001

AmericanSkiers Gearing Up for 2002, A Season Summary
The Americans are more than any nation Olympic athletes, peaking at the right time, that being the Olympics. Please view...
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10. April 2001

ampion Johnsen to Impove From Critical Condition
The Americans are more than any nation Olympic athletes, peaking at the right time, that being the Olympics. Please view...
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10. April 2001

No Piece of Cake to Have a Beer During Olympics 2002
Utah's liquor enforcers have told several foreign Olympic contingents they can't bring liquor to next February's Winter ...
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10. April 2001

Too Much Snow in Utah?
Rocky Mountain weather is notoriously difficult to forecast. That could change for the 2002 Winter Games. The National W...
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10. April 2001

Finland's Skiers Doped for Several Years
Doping by top Finnish cross-country skiers lasted for several years, but only among a few athletes. Preliminary findings...
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10. April 2001

Doping For Several Years in Finland
Doping by top Finnish cross-country skiers lasted for several years, but only among a few athletes. Preliminary findings...
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10. April 2001

Who Will Follow Samaranch at IOC, Full Report
The runners are in their blocks and the starting gun can be fired in the race to become the most powerful figure in worl...
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10. April 2001

Who Will Follow Samaranch at IOC, Full Report
The runners are in their blocks and the starting gun can be fired in the race to become the most powerful figure in worl...
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10. April 2001

Canadian Alpine News, Masters Championships
SUN PEAKS, BC (April 10, 2001) - Three days of racing in super-G, giantslalom and slalom, resulted in champions being de...
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11. April 2001

Koukal, Talented Chech Skier Reporting From the US
Martin Koukal, the young talented Chech skier, has joined us with his own site on www.wintersport.as, his address:Martin...
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11. April 2001

Kemppel and Bauer Win Spring Series in the US
A record size field more than made up for schedule changes forced upon organizers due to rare snow problems and added up...
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11. April 2001

Lack of XC Interest in Finland, No World Cup?
Due to the lack of interest and sponsorhip in Finnish cross country after the doping scandals this winter, Finland may n...
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11. April 2001

Plenty of Snow in Kirkwood, CA, USA
Kirkwood Offers Best of Both Seasons with Winter Conditions and SpringEventsKirkwood, Calif.- Winter has reappeared at K...
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11. April 2001

Olympics Soon Sold Out
Nearly 1.3 million tickets have been sold to next year's Winter Olympics, a figure organizers say will help make the gam...
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12. April 2001

Olympics Soon Sold Out
Nearly 1.3 million tickets have been sold to next year's Winter Olympics, a figure organizers say will help make the gam...
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12. April 2001

Bribed Olympic Leaders Going on Trail
A federal judge awarded defense lawyers in the Olympic bribery case an extra six weeks to prepare for trial and, in doin...
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12. April 2001

Gambling and The 2002 Olympics
Yards from the super-G finish line at February's world ski championships in St. Anton, Austria, people lined up at slope...
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12. April 2001

Elofsson Wins Again in Sweden
The cross country race Svansteinspelen was held today in Sweden, the men's 12k was won by Per Elofsson. This winter's m...
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12. April 2001

Olympic Metal Arriving in SLC
They arrived in a white bucket more suited for pickles than precious metals, four 24-carat bars weighing 100 ounces each...
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13. April 2001

Bill Johnson Improving but Still in Coma
Former Olympic ski champion Bill Johnson remained in a coma nearly three weeks after a near-fatal racing crash, but his ...
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13. April 2001

Flashback; Hetland and Manninen in Sprint Success
The sprint races have been in cross country for a few years and have received lukewarm responses from the racers. Yet th...
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13. April 2001

Olympic Champion Johnson Improving
Olympic champion Bill Johnson has come out of a coma in his slow recovery from a devastating skiing crash three weeks ag...
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14. April 2001

Bjørndalen 8 Wins, 6 Second, Not Enough for WC
The 2001 season in biathlon for men became a Poiree/Bj...
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14. April 2001

Ole Einar 8 Wins, 6 Seconds, Not Enough for Overall WC
The 2001 season in biathlon for men became a Poiree/Bj...
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14. April 2001

Plenty of Snow in Utah
Enjoying your ride on Utah's spring weather roller coaster? Thursday, Wasatch Front residents were greeted with a fo...
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14. April 2001

Anne Will wird Miss Tagesthemen: längst bekannt aus Biathlon
Premiere hat am heutigen Ostersamstag Anne Will als Tagesthemen-Sprecherin. Sie l...
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14. April 2001

Anne Will wird Miss Tagesthemen
Premiere hat am heutigen Ostersamstag Anne Will als Tagesthemen-Sprecherin. Sie l...
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14. April 2001

Tight Races in XC, Wassberg, Veerpalu on Top
The great Finnish cross country skier Juha Mieto never won a gold medal but certainly came close, losing by 1/100 in Lak...
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14. April 2001

Elofsson Tops Money List
Sweden's Per Elofsson, having been the dominant force in the men's cross country this season, also tops the men's money ...
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14. April 2001

Lots of Snow in Norway
* Skeikampen *Sist oppdatert: 16 April 2001V...
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16. April 2001

Travel Letter From Herman Maier
Herman Maier indeed was this winter's dominant force in the men's alpine, winning the overall world cup, the downhill, s...
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16. April 2001

Gottwald Tops Prize Money List Nordic Combined 2001
Felix Gottwald was this winter's dominant force in the Nordic combined event. These are the prize money for Nordic combi...
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16. April 2001

Bill Koch With An Update on Sand Skiing
A week ago we wrote about Olympic silver medalist Bill Koch's new adventure, sand skiing in Hawaii. Here are some commen...
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16. April 2001

Bill Koch With An Update on Sand Skiing
A week ago we wrote about Olympic silver medalist Bill Koch's new adventure, sand skiing in Hawaii. Here are some commen...
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16. April 2001

Peope Needed for Olympics 2002
There are 299 days until the 2002 Winter Olympics begin in Salt Lake City. People. SLOC needs people. And that i...
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16. April 2001

Engen Vik to Retire, Full Report
Bjarte Engen Vik, the legendary Norwegian Nordic combined skier, has decided to retire. Engen Vik won 2 Olympic gold med...
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17. April 2001

Leave a Message for Olympic Champion Engen Vik
Bjarte Engen Vik today accounced his resignation from Nordic combined. Engen Vik is working with www.wintersport.asIf y...
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17. April 2001

Practical Information www.wintersport.as
Looking for information in your own language on www.wintersport.as?Please take a look at country sites on the left side ...
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17. April 2001

Practical Information www.wintersport.as
Looking for information in your own language on www.wintersport.as?Please take a look at country sites on the left side ...
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17. April 2001

XC Sprint Series in Tromsø, Norway
The NorTrax Bombadier Sprint Tourne, a 3 race cross country sprint series for men and women, will start on Wednesday in ...
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17. April 2001

Baumann Caught in Doping, Still to Run Marathon?
There has been considerable controversy in the skiing world this season, topping out with 6 Finnish skiers being caught ...
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17. April 2001

Samaranch Against Return of city Visits
Olympic boss Juan Antonio Samaranch said on Tuesday he did not support Kim Un-yong's plan to allow IOC members to visit ...
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18. April 2001

Samaranch Against Return of city Visits
Olympic boss Juan Antonio Samaranch said on Tuesday he did not support Kim Un-yong's plan to allow IOC members to visit ...
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18. April 2001

Summer Series in Ski Jumping 2001
The ski jumpers will have a full summer series this season as well. Traditionally all the best jumpers have participated...
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18. April 2001

8500 Entertainers Wanted for Olympics 2002
Singers, dancers, ice skaters of all varieties, lend the Salt Lake Organizing Committee your time. Olympic organizer...
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18. April 2001

Olympic Organizers Prepare for Possible Earthquake
With a slew of underground earthquake faults zig-zagging the Wasatch Front, Olympic security planners are preparing for ...
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18. April 2001

Sweden's Cross Country in Offensive Mood
Sweden did dominate the men's cross country in the late 70's and all 80's with the likes of Thomas Magnusson, Thomas Was...
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18. April 2001

Hetland Wins XC Sprint in Norway
The first of 3 races in the sprint series cup in cross country was held tonight in the Northern part of Norway. The spri...
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18. April 2001

Positive Doping Tests in The US
Five athletes on U.S. national teams and two from other nations tested positive for banned drugs during the first quarte...
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19. April 2001

Synd med Bjarte
Etter en lang og deilig p...
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19. April 2001

Camping Opportunities During the Olympics 2002
One of the enduring images of the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, was the sight of thousands of colorful te...
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19. April 2001

Labor Shortgages in Olympics 2002
The last labor war in Utah involved expectant mothers competing to deliver the millennium baby. The next could be Salt L...
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19. April 2001

Bjørkestøl Likely New XC Leader in Norway
The Norwegian Ski Association will likely offer Hermod Bj...
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20. April 2001

Myllyla, Hemohes Not Doping
The leading Finnish cross country skier Mika Myllyla says today in a Finnish newspaper that hemohes not neccesarily is d...
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20. April 2001

Myllyla, Hemohes Not Doping
The leading Finnish cross country skier Mika Myllyla says today in a Finnish newspaper that hemohes not neccesarily is d...
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20. April 2001

Heimdal Wins Second XC Sprint in Tromsø
The second race in the cross country sprint series was held today in Troms...
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20. April 2001

XC Sprint Series in Tromsø, Norway
The second race in the cross country sprint series was held today in Troms...
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20. April 2001

No Mercy For Doped Finnish Skiers, 2 Years Ban Recommended
As expected the Finnish skiing association does recommend a 2 year ban for the 6 cross country skiers caught in doping d...
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20. April 2001

Finland To Await Choosing XC Coaches and Managing Director
The Finnish Ski Association postponed the nominations of cross country trainers and managing director. The president Paa...
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20. April 2001

Finnish National Team Nordic Combined 2002 Selected
The Finnish Ski Association has nominated following athletes into A-team in Nordic Combined: Jari Hiukka (club: Ounasvaa...
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21. April 2001

5 Races in FIS Summer Grand Prix 2001 Nordic Combined
This year there will be 5 events in the FIS Nordic Combined Summer Grand Prix-tour. Four of the five events will take pl...
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21. April 2001

Myllyla Shocked By 2 Year Ban
The 6 Finnish skiers were all given 2 years bans from skiing, here are some comments:Mika Myllyla:Mika Myllyl...
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21. April 2001

Life Time Bans for Finnish Coaches
The finnish cross country skiers were given 2 year bans and their coaches did not fare any better.Kari Pekka-Kyr...
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21. April 2001

Life Time Bans for Finnish Coaches
The finnish cross country skiers were given 2 year bans and their coaches did not fare any better.Kari Pekka-Kyr...
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21. April 2001

Olympic Web Host Out of Business
Quokka Sports, Inc., the San Francisco-based Internet company that published the 2002 Winter Olympics Web site, is expec...
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21. April 2001

Fredriksson Wins in Sweden, Elofsson 11th
Mathias Fredriksson won today's Fjalltoppslopp in Sweden in the men's class, Ole Einar Bj...
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21. April 2001

Ole Einar 5th in XC in Sweden, Beats Elofsson
Mathias Fredriksson won today's Fjalltoppslopp in Sweden in the men's class, Ole Einar Bj...
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21. April 2001

Hetland Wins XC Sprint Series in Norway
Tor Arne Hetland won the last race in the sprint series in Troms...
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21. April 2001

Lots of Snow in Norway
* Skeikampen *Sist oppdatert: 22 April 2001V...
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22. April 2001

Finnish National A-team Nominated
Finnish National A-team 2001 nominated.Finnish Ski Association has nominated following atheletes to national A-team: Jan...
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22. April 2001

Lange Abschlußparty (German)
Ex-Weltmeister Wolfgang Rottmann, der italienische Weltcupl...
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22. April 2001

Busy Marathon Weekend
The skiing season is coming to an end and the track and field season is getting in the high gear. This weekend has seen...
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22. April 2001

US Picks Montana for 2002 Championships
The Chevy Truck U.S. Cross Country Championships will be held in Montana for the first time next January, serving as a p...
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23. April 2001

Hemohes Doping
The Finnish skiers caught in Lahti claim that the use of hemomes is not doping. Here is a comment from a reader of www....
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23. April 2001

Practical Information www.wintersport.as
Looking for information on www.wintersport.as? Here are some relevent links.All federations:http://www.wintersport.as/f...
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23. April 2001

Snow Report From Oberstdorf, Germany
Wintersportbericht f...
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24. April 2001

Norwegian Cross Country News
Sindre Bergan had appeared as a likely administrative manager for Norwegian cross country ahead of Salt Lake 2002. Berga...
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24. April 2001

Finnish Cross Country News
Finland has made its cross country selections for the 2002 season. 6 racers have thus far been given 2 year bans and are...
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24. April 2001

Sykora Aiming for Comeback
Thomas Sykora, the Austrian slalom skier who has been struggling with injuries the last seasons, is aiming for a comebac...
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24. April 2001

Snow Report From Kirkwood, CA,USA
Kirkwood, Calif.- With 40 inches of new snow and a base depth of 66 to 102 inches, Kirkwood is in great shape for its fi...
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25. April 2001

Andresen Favorite in Skarverennet
The season ender Skarverennet, 37k cross country skate, will be held this weekend at Geilo, Norway. Frode Andresen won l...
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25. April 2001

Ole Einar in Season Ender XC in Norway
The season ender Skarverennet, 37k cross country skate, will be held this weekend at Geilo, Norway. Frode Andresen won l...
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25. April 2001

Myllyla; No Fair Play in XC
Mika Myllyla, the most profiled Finnish cross country skier being caught in the doping scandal in Lahti this winter, say...
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25. April 2001

World Champion Kuitunen; Salt Water, not Hemohes
The Finnish gold winner from the women's pursuit in the cross country world championships in Lahti, Virpi Kuitunen, does...
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25. April 2001

CA. ALPINE NEWS, ACA REPRESENTATIVES TO ATTEND NATIONAL SUMMIT ON SPORT IN OTTAWA
The Government of Canada will be hosting a National Summit on SportApril 27 and 28, 2001 in Ottawa. The Summit, which wi...
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25. April 2001

Canadian Alpine News, Positons Available
Alpine Canada Alpin (ACA) - The OrganizationAlpine Canada Alpin (ACA) is the national governing body responsible for the...
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25. April 2001

Pernilla Wiberg to Return to Sweden
The Swedish leading alpine skier Pernilla Wiberg will return to a more formal participation and training with the Swedis...
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25. April 2001

Cross Country News
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25. April 2001

Innauer to Continue as Ski Jumping Coach in Austria
Toni Innauer, the Olympic ski jumping champion from 1980, will continue as head coach for the Austrian ski jumping team....
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25. April 2001

LANGRENNSLØPEREN T.E. ELDEN KNUST I FJELLSETER-LØPET
FJELLSETERL...
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26. April 2001

Finnish Head Coach, Use EPO or?
According to a so called black book in Finland, a former cross country head coach used the the use of EPO as a prerequis...
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26. April 2001

Tax Brakes for Olympic Organizers?
From this point forward, the Salt Lake Organizing Committee wants to be known as a charitable and educational organizati...
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26. April 2001

Calendars Still Available With Nordic Nudes
Calendars are still available featuring the nordic nudes, the Canadian women's cross country skiers.Read more on this li...
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26. April 2001

Hungarian Schmitt IOC President?
A former Hungarian fencing champion says he hopes to become president of the International Olympic Committee as a compro...
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26. April 2001

Best Places To Ski; US Perspective
Canadian Beckie Scott and American Justin Wadsworth are the leading American cross country skiers. Here is a story from ...
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26. April 2001

World Champion Nordic Combined With Home Site
www.wintersport.as is expanding with more racers and links to the athlete's home sites.You may find the information abou...
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26. April 2001

Deahlie to Ski Skarverennet
The cross country season ender will be held this weekend, the traditional Skarverennet at Geilo, Norway, 37k skate. Bj...
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27. April 2001

Ole Einar and Deahile in Skarverennet
The cross country season ender will be held this weekend, the traditional Skarverennet at Geilo, Norway, 37k skate. Bj...
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27. April 2001

Skiing in China, A Full Report
After three years of living in China and several decades of visiting for business, I began to think I'd seen and done ev...
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27. April 2001

Supplier of Tickets for Olympics 2002 Bankrupt?
A few days ago www.wintersport.as reported that the web host for the 2002 Olympics was going out of business. Now there ...
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27. April 2001

Information Skarverennet
Skarverennet, the season ender in cross country, will be held on Saturday, please view web camera and other information ...
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27. April 2001

Shake Up in the SLOC 2002, Security People to Go
In a shake-up of the Salt Lake Organizing Committee's security department, Director Marv Smalley and five of his assista...
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27. April 2001

Hesitation to Air Olympics Live
According to a report by "Electronic Media," more than a few West Coast NBC affiliates are upset about having to air eve...
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27. April 2001

Frode Andresen Wins Skarverennet
Frode Andresen and Elin Nilsen won today's season ender in cross country at Geilo, Norway. The race, a 37k skate, featur...
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28. April 2001

Ole Einar 5th in Skarverennet
Frode Andresen and Elin Nilsen won today's season ender in cross country at Geilo, Norway. The race, a 37k skate, featur...
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28. April 2001

Norwegian Ski News, Kojonkoski to Take Over Ski Jumpers?
The struggling Norwegian ski jumping team is looking for new coaches in order to improve results. One possible contende...
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28. April 2001

Malysz Recognized in Chocolate/On the Web
A white chocolate statue representing Adam Malysz will be carve from a Polish bakers group. Malysz will be represented o...
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28. April 2001

Daehlie's Last Race?
Bj...
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28. April 2001

Top Results Skarverennet
The season ender 37k skate cross country race Skarverennet was held this weekend, top results below, all results on the ...
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30. April 2001

Top Results Skarverennet
The season ender 37k skate cross country race Skarverennet was held this weekend, top results below, all results on the ...
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30. April 2001

World Cup Rollerski, A History, By Jan Verdenius (I)
The ski jumpers do have a very competitive summer series, the cross country skiers have a world cup series and a world c...
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30. April 2001

WC Rollerski 2001, By Jan Verdenius (II)
The following is the world cup schedule for rollerskiing 2001. Story by Jan Verdenius.2. World Cup 2001This year the ro...
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30. April 2001

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