News Archive; May 2008


US Ski News, Six Athletes Named to Board of Directors
PARK CITY, Utah (April 29) Six former and current athletes have been elected by their peers to serve on the board of ...
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01. May 2008

Svan Still Planning 09 XC Season
This story in Swedish below says that Sweden is not yet set with the teams and plans for the 2009 cross-country season. ...
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01. May 2008

Retirements and Comebecks for 09 Skiiing Season
Compared to last two years, relatively few star athletes have announced their retirement after this season so far. With ...
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01. May 2008

Changes to 08 Jr.Worlds Results (due to doping)
Correction of results: FIS Nordic Junior World Ski Championships 2007 In view of the disqualification of Ondrej Horyn...
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01. May 2008

Swe. Biathlon Notes May 08 (Swe.)
VM-succén ger svenskt skidskytte nya internationella uppdrag ¤ Världscupspremiären 2009 flyttas till Östersund. ¤ Idr...
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05. May 2008

Germany Select 09 Biathlon Teams
Women's A and B teams: D E U T S C H E N A T I O N A L M A N N S C H A F T 2 0 0 7 / 2 0 0 8 B I A T H L O N D A M ...
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08. May 2008

Germany Select 09 XC Teams, No Sprint Teams
These are the German XC teams for the 09 season. The sprint team has been shut down and Wenzl joins the A team. Women...
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08. May 2008

German Ski Jumping Teams for 09
These are he German ski jumping teams for the 2008/2009 season: A team: Lehrgangsgruppe Ia Herren A Uhrmann Mic...
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08. May 2008

Paersson Changes to Head (Swe.)
Anja Pärson har skrivit på ett två-års kontrakt för Head Racing Team Anja Pärson har sedan världscupfinalen i mitten ...
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09. May 2008

ALPINE CANADA ALPIN BOOSTS WORLD CUP COACHING STAFF WITH EXPERIENCED LEADERS
Veterans Jim Pollock and Mark Sharp return to Ladies team while Dusan Grasic to focus skills on Men’s technical team ...
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09. May 2008

Swe XC News 090508 (Swe.)
Gunde Svan presenterar landslagsledningen på onsdag Jobbet med att sätta samman en stab av ledare som ska arbeta mot OS...
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09. May 2008

US XC Notes 120508
XC Tackles 2010 Venue WHISTLER, BC (May 12) - Eager to master the 2010 Olympic trails early on, the U.S. Cross Count...
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12. May 2008

Sweden Pick 09 XC Teams
These below are the Swedish xc teams for the 2009 season: Mathias Fredriksson is again a part of the A team while spr...
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15. May 2008

Randall To Marry Fellow XC Athlete
ANCHORAGE (May 16) - The sound of ski poles clinking together will replace the ring of wedding bells as the U.S. Cross C...
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16. May 2008

Nation's Top Coaches Honored by USSA
PARK CITY, Utah (May 16) - Phil McNichol (Park City, UT), who retired after 12 years of service with the U.S. Ski Team f...
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16. May 2008

USSA Honors Nation's Top Clubs
PARK CITY, Utah (May 17) - With only around 300 feet of vertical drop, tiny Buck Hill alongside I-35 south of Minneapoli...
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17. May 2008

Top Athletes Honored by USSA (for 08 season)
PARK CITY, Utah (May 17) - Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO), who rewrote the history of women's alpine skiing in the United State...
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17. May 2008

Swe. Ski Jumping Notes 205008 (Swe.)
Litet landslag ger större resurser Det svenska backhoppningslandslaget bantas ned. A-laget består inför nästa säsong av...
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20. May 2008

US Ski Notes 210508
Ski Racing Publisher Among USSA Honorees PARK CITY, Utah (May 21) - Gary Black (Sun Valley, ID), who has dedicated 25 ...
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21. May 2008

US Ski Notes 210508, Part 2
CHAMPION Q&A: PAT DENEEN With seven top 10 World Cup finishes, three of which were podiums, Pat Deneen's (Cle Elum, WA)...
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21. May 2008

Swe. XC Notes 230508 (Swe.)
Cathrine Engman fortsätter som ansvarig för juniorlandslaget Juniorlandslaget är uttaget och fjolårets ansvarige, Cathr...
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23. May 2008

Beaver Creek/Vail Strong Bid for Worlds
VAIL, Colorado (May 23) - A year's worth of international lobbying and campaigning to bring the 2013 FIS World Alpine Sk...
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24. May 2008

FIS News from Congress 2008
FIS MEDIA INFO: First Decisions of the FIS Council at its Spring Meeting in Cape Town (RSA) Cape Town, May 27th, 2008...
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29. May 2008

Schladming to Host 2013 Worlds
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (May 29) - The road to a third World Alpine Ski Championships for the Beaver Creek/Vail came to ...
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29. May 2008

German and Swe. Ski Notes, Fis Congress 08
FIS-Kongress vergibt Nordische Ski-WM 2013 an Val di Fiemme (kapstadt/dsv) Der Deutsche Skiverband und die Gemeinde O...
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29. May 2008

US Ski Notes After FIS Congress 08
Growing Sport Important to FIS CAPE TOWN, South Africa (May 30) - Growing the sport worldwide was one of the key topic...
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31. May 2008

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