News Archive; April 2005


Tjoerhom and Andresen Nor. Biathlon Champions
Results from the Norwegian biathlon championships on Friday: Frode Andresen missed 2 shots but still won a clear vict...
[ Read more ]
01. April 2005

Nor. XC Results, Alsgaard Returns with Silver in Nor. Champs
Results from the mix relay in the Norwegian cross-country championships on Friday below: Nordic combined skier Hammer...
[ Read more ]
01. April 2005

The first Finnish Championships title for Kirsi Välimaa
Kirsi V...
[ Read more ]
02. April 2005

Similä won his first title in Finnish Championships
Tero Simil...
[ Read more ]
02. April 2005

Nor. Women's Biathlon Results
Results from the women...
[ Read more ]
02. April 2005

Hanevold Nor. Bia. Champ
Results from the men...
[ Read more ]
02. April 2005

Lassila cruised to her second Finnish Championships title
Riitta-Liisa Lassila won her career's and season's second Finnish Championships title in Vuokatti on Saturday on 30 km ...
[ Read more ]
03. April 2005

Nor. 2005 XC Champs Results, Women's 30k
Results from the women...
[ Read more ]
03. April 2005

Skjeldal Norwegian XC Champion/50k 2005
Results from the men...
[ Read more ]
03. April 2005

US Ski Team Report
LAST CHANCE TO WATCH THE U.S. SKI TEAM ON OLN What happens when the best alpine skiers from the Eastern, Rocky/Centra...
[ Read more ]
07. April 2005

Belmondo Aiming for 2006 Olympics
Italy...
[ Read more ]
07. April 2005

Nor. XC Men Pleased With Worlds, Still Looking for Skate/Pursuit Improvements
The Norwegian cross-country men are very pleased with their championships performance this season but still aim to impro...
[ Read more ]
07. April 2005

Soedergren Wins 160k XC Event
Swedes take the two first places in Arctic Circle Race 2005 Swedish Anders S...
[ Read more ]
11. April 2005

Former Nor. XC Coach Moves to Sweden
Former Norwegian cross-country head coach Inge Braathen will take over as Chief of Sport for the Swedish cross-country s...
[ Read more ]
12. April 2005

Swedish XC Hopes for Braathen to Serve Strong Man Role
Anders Bergstroem, Nordic Skiing Director in Sweden and the winner of the 30k in Falun in 1999, spoke to www.wintersport...
[ Read more ]
12. April 2005

Alsgaard to Leave Norway for Sweden?
Thomas Alsgaard, former leading Norwegian cross-country skier, has been in contact with the Swedish Skiing Association a...
[ Read more ]
12. April 2005

Estil Wins Spring Event in Norway
In one of the latest competitive cross-country events of the season, a 15k classic mass start in Meraaker, Norway, on Tu...
[ Read more ]
13. April 2005

Uncertain Future at best for Elofsson
Per Elofsson, 3 times world champion and twice overall world cup winner, is still facing an uncertain future. Swedish...
[ Read more ]
13. April 2005

LODWICK LOOKS TO FUTURE, FOURTH OLYMPICS
Todd Lodwick (Steamboat Springs, CO) is the most successful U.S. nordic combined skier by just about any yardstick - mos...
[ Read more ]
14. April 2005

Alsgaard Joins Former Head Coach in Swedish Adventure
It is now confirmed that Thomas Alsgaard will work with the Swedish cross-country skiers for the next season (s). He ...
[ Read more ]
15. April 2005

Alsgaard Presentation
Thomas Alsgaard, Norway Latest: Will work with Swedish cross-country team for 2005/2006 season, will join head coa...
[ Read more ]
15. April 2005

Sweden and Norway; A history on Swapping Resources
When Inge Braathen and Thomas Alsgaard now head to Sweden to work with the Swedish cross-country skiers, it is not the f...
[ Read more ]
15. April 2005

Fin. XC Report
Finnish Cross-Country teams for next season will be named in a couple of weeks, but the preparations for Olympic season ...
[ Read more ]
17. April 2005

Estonian XC News
These are the Estonian cross-country national teams for the 2005/2006 season: One of the main goals for nation will b...
[ Read more ]
17. April 2005

Braathen Hopes for Return of Swe. XC Relay Team
www.wintersport.as asked Sweden...
[ Read more ]
18. April 2005

Some Background on the New Swe. XC Coach
Inge Braathen, the new Swedish cross-country coach, coached the Norwegian men from spring 1990 until 1994, the most succ...
[ Read more ]
18. April 2005

Biathletes Favourites in Nor. XC Season Ender
The Norwegian season ender 37k Skarverennet will be held on Saturday, thus far more than 10 000 athletes are entered. ...
[ Read more ]
19. April 2005

Italian XC News
Italy did not succeed in the 2003 worlds on home soil in Val di Fiemme, yet should stand chances in the 2006 Turin Olymp...
[ Read more ]
19. April 2005

US Nor. News
Team Thrives Through Sickness in '05 PARK CITY, Utah - Injuries and sickness beset all three U.S. nordic teams durin...
[ Read more ]
19. April 2005

And Some More Late XC Events in Iceland!
The skiing season is all but over, but there is still a chance to catch one last ski marathon in Iceland. Every spring ...
[ Read more ]
19. April 2005

Skarverennet News/Former Winners
The 37k Skarverennet will be held in Norway on Saturday, the event was held for the first time in 1974, the record numbe...
[ Read more ]
22. April 2005

Oslo to Apply for 2011 Nor. Worlds/Ski Flying Hill a part of the Agenda
After a strong competitive season, the Norwegian skiing community is heading into some other matters this spring. For...
[ Read more ]
22. April 2005

Hofer; No Change in SJ Worlds Schedules
The Hill Size 90 (or equivalent) is disappearing out of the ski jumping world cup system, yet there are no plans to remo...
[ Read more ]
22. April 2005

Skarverennet News (Nor.)
Alt er klart for eit eventyr! Dei siste v...
[ Read more ]
22. April 2005

Berger Beats Skjeldal in Nor. XC Season Ender
The Norwegian 37k Skarverennet was held on Saturday. Biathlete Lars Berger, world champion in the men...
[ Read more ]
23. April 2005

New Swedish XC Coach Speaks on Training, Altitude
Norway...
[ Read more ]
25. April 2005

German XC News, Sachenbacher Continues with Pichler (Ger.)
Planegg (dsv) Langl...
[ Read more ]
25. April 2005

Ski Jumping News from Finland
There are the Finish ski jumping teams for the 2005/2006 season and some comments from last season. Ski Jumping A-...
[ Read more ]
25. April 2005

Norway Pick XC Teams, 10 Men on A Team, No Major Retirements or Coaches Changes
Norway has picked its national cross-country teams for the 2005/2006, the men...
[ Read more ]
26. April 2005

Norway Kicks Bystoel Off A SJ Team
Norway has made these selections for the national ski jumping teams for the 2005/2006 season: Lars Bystoel has been p...
[ Read more ]
26. April 2005

Norwegien XC Head Coach Continues Until 2007
Krister Soergaard has just signed on to continue as the Norwegian men...
[ Read more ]
28. April 2005

German Alpine News (Ger.)
Walter Hlebayna neuer Abfahrtstrainer der alpinen Herren-Mannschaft Planegg (dsv-press) - Walter Hlebayna ist neuer D...
[ Read more ]
28. April 2005

Nordic Combined News from Finland
These are the 2005/2006 national teams and some comments from Nordic combined in Finland: Nordic Combined A- tea...
[ Read more ]
28. April 2005

Alsgaard?s Aim: To Aid Brink on the Last Leg, What About Elofsson?
Thomas Alsgaard will, as www.wintersport.as has reported, work as a consultant for the Swedish cross-country skiers duri...
[ Read more ]
28. April 2005

Val di Fiemme Confirms 2011 Plans
The candidates for 2011 will be announced next week in Amsterdam -The Cross Country Tour 2007 and new races will be h...
[ Read more ]
30. April 2005

Can. Alpine News
HUDEC TRADES SKIS FOR CALCULATOR World Cup Racer From Calgary Finds Working at Alpine Canada Alpin Office Therapeutic ...
[ Read more ]
30. April 2005

Marcialonga Aims for 2008 WC Status
The Marcialonga committee is planning the future -The race from Moena to Predazzo will be a real new event -Marcia...
[ Read more ]
30. April 2005

IOC Honour Member Yoshiaki Tsutsumi tenders his resignation
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today confirms that Mr Yoshiaki Tsutsumi has decided to forfeit his title of I...
[ Read more ]
30. April 2005

TORINO 2006: TOROC Lays Out Transport Plans For Games-Time
The Organising Committee for the XX Olympic Winter Games ...
[ Read more ]
30. April 2005

xNews by ITweb Online As