News Archive; June 2008


XC News/ Busy World Cup calendar 2008/2009
From 26th to 30th May, 2008, the 46th International Ski Congress took place in Cape Town (RSA). Within Cross-Country, th...
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01. June 2008

XC for 09, All Races Count in WC, Points Changes
What’s new in Cross-Country? in Cape Town (RSA), the members of the FIS Cross-Country Committee and its various Sub-...
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01. June 2008

Val di Fiemme for 2013
“..and the winner is…Val di Fiemme, Italy” were the words of FIS President Gian Franco Kasper in Cape Town (RSA) shortly...
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01. June 2008

Flash interview with Lukas Bauer
30-year-old Lukas Bauer from the Czech Republic was the dominator of the Cross-Country season 2007/2008. He won the Vies...
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01. June 2008

News from 09 Fis Congress, German Info (Ger.)
Teamtour kommt nach Deutschland FIS-Kongress vergibt 21 Weltcups nach Deutschland - Regeländerungen bei Nordischer Ko...
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01. June 2008

XC 2009 Schedule, Comments
Below is the proposed XC world cup schedule for the 2009 season: Notables: No October start this season, Dusseldorf ...
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01. June 2008

Diabetes Won't Hold Freeman Back
PARK CITY, Utah (June 4) - Olympian Kris Freeman (Andover, NH) could have easily given up his dreams when a doctor told ...
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04. June 2008

A note on The Summer Games for 2016
IOC picks Chicago among 4 finalists for 2016 Summer Olympics Greece (AP)—Getting to the final phase was one thing. No...
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05. June 2008

07 Words Winners with no "Option of Distance" in 09 Games
Aage Skinstad, head of sport for the Norwegian xc teams, says to www.wintersport.as that Norway forwarded a proposal at ...
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05. June 2008

US SKi Notes early June 08
Poirier Returns to Coach Team PARK CITY, Utah (June 6) - Former U.S. Ski Team Jumping Coach Greg Poirier will return t...
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06. June 2008

Nor XC Results "Summer events", May/June 08
Quite a few of the Norwegian xc skiers have been competing of late, these are some selected results from the last 2 week...
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10. June 2008

Swe. XC Notes 160608 (Swe.)
Svenska Skidförbundets ordförande lämnar sin post Efter tolv år som ordförande i Svenska Skidförbundet har Carl Eric ...
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16. June 2008

CANADIAN WORLD ALPINE CHAMPIONSHIPS MEDALLIST ALLISON FORSYTH RETIRES
Forsyth describes teammates and coaches as ‘family’, saying she will miss them the most CALGARY, AB (June 18th, 2008)...
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19. June 2008

Deadline for candidature files for Winter Youth Olympic Games
The files of the four cities interested in hosting the first edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games (Winter YOG), to ...
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19. June 2008

Worldloppet News 190608
Worldloppet news: Corradini re-elected, Bieg Piastόw becomes member At the Worldloppet Annual General Meeting i...
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19. June 2008

ALPINE CANADA ALPIN SALUTES SKI RACERS PURSUING OTHER CAREERS
CALGARY, AB (June 20th, 2008) – Five Canadian ski racers in addition to Allison Forsyth (Calgary, AB) have decided to pu...
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20. June 2008

Swe. XC Notes 230608
Tuffa tider på träningsläger i Torsby Söndag kväll samlas den svenska toppgruppen i längdlandslaget för årets första tr...
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23. June 2008

US Ski Notes 260608
CHAMPION Q&A: NATE HOLLAND After reeling in a three-peat for X Games gold in 2008, one might ask, what could possibly...
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26. June 2008

WC Roller Ski, Results from 260608
ROLLERSKI WORLD CUP: IN THE SPRINT RACE IN FROSINONE VICTORIES FOR BOGATEC (ITA) AND GLUSHKOV (RUS) - An exciting sp...
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27. June 2008

Demong Second in Annual Bike Race
KAMAS, Utah (June 27) - From Tour de France to the streets of Kamas, UT, bike racing season is in full swing. After t...
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28. June 2008

ITALY DOMINATES THE ROLLER SKI WORLD CUP
ARIANNA FOLLIS AND ROLAND CLARA TAKE THE 5 KM IN PIGLIO - Clara overcomes the Olympic champion Di Centa and the speci...
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28. June 2008

Clara, Valbusa Win Roller Ski WC/Uphill Skate
Results from roller ski world cup events in Italy this weekend, 15k skate uphill for men, 10k for women, both in mass st...
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30. June 2008

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