News Archive; April 2006


Poiree Nor. Bia Champ in Mass Start
Results women's mass start in the Norwegian biathlon champs on Saturday: 1 Poirèe,Liv Grete S. Hålandsdal IL 41:06 ...
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01. April 2006

Tafjord, Skjeldal with Clear Victories in Nor. XC Champs
Results from the women’s 30k skate mass start in the Norwegian cross-country champs on Saturday (men’s 50k below): Ta...
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01. April 2006

Deutscher Skiverband startet Nachwuchsoffensive
"Mit neuen Strukturen Spitzenposition sichern" (Planegg/dsv) Mit neuen Strukturen und personellen Neubesetzungen im B...
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01. April 2006

LASSE OTTESEN MOVES UP TO NORDIC COMBINED HEAD COACH
PARK CITY, Utah (April 1) - Former Olympic medalist and world distance record-holder Lasse Ottesen has been named nordic...
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01. April 2006

French Ski Notes (Fre.)
Le succès du ski nordique au Grand-Bornand Ce week-end, dans la station de Haute Savoie, aura permis à toute la ...
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02. April 2006

Swe. XC Notes/Sixten Jernbergpriset 2006
Sixten Jernbergpriset för 2006 har tillfallit Maria Rydqvist, Östersunds SK Hon är den andra kvinna genom tiderna, se...
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02. April 2006

Soedergren With very Strong Late Season Performance in Sweden
Anders Soedergren won the Swedish championships on 50k skate and interval start with 4 minutes on Mats Larsson this week...
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02. April 2006

Forsberg Swedish Champion in Relay
Magdalana Forsberg missed one shot on her leg and, together with Anna Carin Olofsson, won gold in the relay in the Swedi...
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03. April 2006

Fredriksson, Dahlberg, Swedish XC Sprint Champions
Tobias Fredriksson won the Swedish cross-country sprint championships this weekend ahead of Peter Larssson and Michael O...
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03. April 2006

Swe. XC Notes (Swe.)
Vassa cupfinaler i Bruksvallarna Anders Södergren och Mathias Fredriksson får tuff konkurrens vid årsfinalen av de s...
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04. April 2006

Kostelic Makes Most Money in 2006 Winter Season
Price money listings for men’s and women’s alpine for the 2005/2006 season: Kostelic made the most in the women’s cla...
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04. April 2006

All Finnish Cross-Country Coaches to be announced on April 12
Unlike announced earlier, both Finnish Cross-Country Head – and assistant coach will be announced in a press conference ...
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05. April 2006

XC News/Fossvatn Race Iceland
Just a quick Fossavatn update: Please be reminded that the registration fee will increase after April 15, so make sure ...
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06. April 2006

IOC PRESIDENT REFLECTS ON EB MEETING IN SEOUL
Two months after meeting in Turin prior to the XX Olympic Winter Games, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Ol...
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07. April 2006

Skisprung: Gespräch zwischen DSV-Führung und Alexander Herr
Planegg (dsv) Nach einem Treffen zwischen der Führung des Deutschen Skiverbandes und Alexander Herr wird eine Entscheidu...
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07. April 2006

CORBY FISHER STEPS DOWN FROM HEAD COACH OF U.S. SKI JUMPING
PARK CITY, Utah (April 8) - Corby Fisher, U.S. ski jumping head coach for the past two seasons, has resigned, the U.S. S...
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08. April 2006

Braathen Confirmed in Sweden for 4 More Years
Report in Norwegian press today indicate that Inge Braathen will continue as Head Coach for the Swedish cross-country sk...
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08. April 2006

Saarinen, Kattilakoski Win Late XC Events in Finland
Results from Posio (FIN), national races on April 8, free technique Women 5 km: 1) Aino-Kaisa Saarinen 11.35,0, 2) Mi...
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08. April 2006

Swedish XC Results April 2006
Cross-country results from Sweden this weekend Sprint men: ÖSTBERG Mikael 1 Falun Borlänge SK 2 Final A 1243540 H...
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09. April 2006

Cross-Country Skiing Results from Finland/spring 2006
The cross-country season goes on in Finland with several traditional national races in northern Finland. On Sunday Ruka,...
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09. April 2006

US XC Notes/April 2006
MATT WHITCOMB AND PAT CASEY JOIN U.S. CROSS COUNTRY COACHING STAFF PARK CITY, Utah (April 11) - The U.S. Cross Countr...
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11. April 2006

Can. Alpine Coaches News April 2006
ALPINE CANADA ALPIN NAMES MATT KERR AND PAUL KRISTOFIC TO LEAD WOMEN’S AND MEN’S CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAMS World Cup ...
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11. April 2006

Magnar Dalen and Eero Hietanen new coaches for Finnish Cross-Country Team
Experienced Norwegian Magnar Dalen has been named cross-country head coach and Eero Hietanen cross-country assistant coa...
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12. April 2006

Scott Confirms Retirement from Active Skiing
Canada’s leading cross-country skier, Beckie Scott, officially retired from active skiing today. Scott says she has a...
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12. April 2006

And some more on Beckie Scott
BECKIE SCOTT RETIRES FROM COMPETITIVE CROSS-COUNTRY SKI RACING -CODA honours Scott by renaming summer training camp on ...
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12. April 2006

Lepistoe Taking Over Malysz and Co.
These are reportedly the coaching teams for the Polish ski jumpers for the next season, meaning that Heinz Kuttin is out...
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13. April 2006

US Ski News
OLYMPIC CHAMPION SHAUN WHITE NAMED NASJA OUTSTANDING COMPETITOR PARK CITY, Utah (April 13) - Olympic halfpipe gold me...
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13. April 2006

Alpine Worlds 2011/Garmisch News
FIS Alpine Ski Weltmeisterschaften 2011: Noch 40 Tage bis zur Entscheidung! ===========================================...
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13. April 2006

RUSSIAN CROSS COUNTRY SKIERS COMPETE ACCORDING TO THE CYCLING REGULATIONS
Evgeny Dementyev – the Olympic Champion and Bronze winners of the Torino Olympics – V. Rochev and I. Alipov took part ...
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14. April 2006

Cross-Country Results from Finland/April 2006
Place: Tornio Event: FIS-race, 67th Alatornion kisat, 1st (of 4) event at traditional "Tornionlaakso Cup" Techniqu...
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14. April 2006

US NC News Spring 2006
CHRIS GILBERTSON NAMED U.S. NORDIC COMBINED COACH FOR WORLD CUP-B PARK CITY, Utah (April 14) - Chris Gilbertson, jum...
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14. April 2006

Skarverennet 2006/Info (Nor.)
På tampen av påskeferien er det mange som kan oppsummere med ikke å ha fått nok av kombinasjonen, godvær og skiturer. Mu...
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17. April 2006

XC Analyses, Sprint Skate Men
There is no doubt what nation is the best in cross-country sprint skate for men. Out of 22 skate sprint events during th...
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17. April 2006

Nor. XC Head Coach Quits
As has been in the cards for some weeks Christer Soergaard, head coach for the Norwegian cross-country men, will quit hi...
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18. April 2006

Soergaard, What Went Wrong?
As reported Christer Soergaard will quit his position as head coach for the Norwegian cross-country men as of today. ...
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18. April 2006

Nor. XC Coach Has Plans for Skari, Bjoergen
Egil Kristiansen will take over as head coach for the Norwegian cross-country women this spring, he will follow Svein To...
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19. April 2006

Rawald Going to Norway?
There is speculation in Norway that Sweden’s men’s cross-country sprint coach Ola Rawald is a candidate to take over as ...
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19. April 2006

Sweden Makes 2007 XC Selections
Sweden has made its A team cross-country selections for the 2006/2007 season, text in Swedish and team selections below:...
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19. April 2006

Norway Seeks New XC Head Coach
It is now official in all terms, Norway will be looking for a new head coach for men’s all round team cross-country team...
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19. April 2006

Alsgaard Confirms Swedish Commitment
Thomas Alsgaard will work with the Swedish cross-country skiers more or less full time for the 2006/2007 season while Jo...
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19. April 2006

Biathletes vs. XC Skiers in Season Ender Skarverennet in Norway
Start lists for the 37k Skarverennet in Norway on Saturday, favourites in the men’s class Frode Andresen, Kristen Skjeld...
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19. April 2006

More Cooperation in Biathlon and XC in Norway
Olympiatoppen’s Atle Kvaalsvoll has taken the initiative for the Norwegian men cross-country skiers and biathletes to jo...
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20. April 2006

Women’s Ski Jumping on 2009 Worlds Program?
Ski jumping for women has been struggling to get recognition at the top level although there has been a COC cup for wome...
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20. April 2006

Speed Skiing Results
Sanna Tidstrand snabbaste dam i världen genom tiderna! Sanna Tidstrand, Sälens IF åkte i dag 242,59 km/h på skidor n...
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20. April 2006

Skarverennet 2006 Update/Former Winners
The season ender 37k Skarverennet from Finse to Ustaoset (near Geilo), Norway, will be held on Saturday: These are fo...
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21. April 2006

Nor. XC Notes Pressemelding – Skarverennet 2006
Alt klart for gnistrende forhold på Skarverennet Prognoser for vær og føre tyder på at årets deltakere på Skarverenne...
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21. April 2006

Nor. XC Head Coach/Job Description and Application
This is the official job description for candidates for the head coach position for the Norwegian cross-country. The ...
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21. April 2006

Bjoergen Beaten in Skarverennet, Bjoerdalen Beats Andresen
Elin Nilsen beat Marit Bjoergen and won the season ender Norwegian Skarverennet, this was her 13th win. Actually Santer ...
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22. April 2006

Skarverennet News 2006/Top 3 Results
Pressemelding – Skarverennet 2006 Bjørndalen seiret over Andresen i spurtoppgjør - Elin Nilsen tok sin 13. seier...
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22. April 2006

More Results from Skarverennet 2006
Results from Skarverennet below: Viser til tidligere pressemelding om Skarverennet i dag. Her kommer flere resultater...
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22. April 2006

Speed Skiing News
Sanna 1:a i världscupfinalen och Roger 3:a i totala världscupen Roger 3: a i totala världscupen! Roger Wickman, ...
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23. April 2006

Estil Aims to Defend 50k Title, May Skip Tour de Ski
Norwegian cross-country skier Frode Estil, having won medals in the last 5 championships, says to www.wintersport.as tha...
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24. April 2006

Frode Estil Presentation
Frode Estil (born 1972, Norway) 9th in the 2006 overall world cup, best individual 2nd, 4th, 5th and 5th Silver pu...
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24. April 2006

Norwagian XC Selections 2007/An Analyses
Norway will make their cross-country selections for the national teams later this month. The men’s A/distance team will ...
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25. April 2006

German XC Head Coach Behle Speaks on German Training Principles
We asked Jochen Behle, head coach for the German cross-country skiers, how he structures training with his team. Plea...
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26. April 2006

Jochen Behle Presentation
Here is some information on Mr. Jochen Behle, head coach for the German cross-country skiers. Name: Jochen Behle Civ...
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26. April 2006

Ullrich, Behle Continue in Germany, Kuttin Joins Ski Jumping Team
The German Skiing Association has finished coaches selections for the 2006/2007 season and there are not many changes fr...
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26. April 2006

US Ski Team Report
SPOTLIGHT ON 'THE BEST': Paralympic Champ Laurie Stephens The 2006 season was another successful year for highly dec...
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26. April 2006

Swedish Alpine Notes April 06
Alpint: Anna och Martin fortsätter Både Anna Ottosson, Östersund-Frösö Slk och Martin Hansson, Sälens IF alpina känne...
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27. April 2006

Swedish Coaches with Long Term Contracts
Just like Inge Braathen in cross-country so has Wolfgang Hartmann signed a deal with the Swedish ski jumping team until ...
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27. April 2006

Sweden Hires New Nordic Chief of Sport to Replace Bergstroem
Sweden has hired Per Aake Yttergaard as Chief of Sport for the Nordic dicsiplines in Sweden, he replaces Anders Bergstro...
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28. April 2006

Norway Picks 9 Men for XC A Team
Norway made their selections for the men’s A team for the 2006/2007 cross-country season today. We did an analyses ea...
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28. April 2006

Norway Picks 06/07 XC National Teams
These are the Norwegian cross-country national teams for the 2006/2007 season (men’s team in a separate article): Wom...
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28. April 2006

Swedish Alpine Notes 280406
Alpint: 37 åkare i de nya träningsgrupperna 37 åkare är uttagna i de nya träningsgrupperna inför säsongen 2006-2007, ...
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28. April 2006

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