News Archive; July 2003


Swiss Ski News
Ski Alpin Weltcup: Sommertrainings 2004 Auftakt zum Schneetraining auf Schweizer Gletschern Morgen Dienstag, 1. Jul...
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01. July 2003

Can. Ski News
Foothills Announces New Head Coach Foothills Nordic Ski Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Robin McKeeve...
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01. July 2003

Norwegian Biathlon Head Coach Interview (Nor.)
Norway...
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01. July 2003

Swiss Ski News
Swiss-Ski teilt mit: 99. Delegiertenversammlung in Davos Ehrenmitgliedschaft f...
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01. July 2003

Norway Puts High Altidude Houses to Rest
The Norwegian Sports Association has decided that it shall not be allowed for any Norwegian athlete to use high altitude...
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02. July 2003

Alsgaard Consultant for Norwegian Biathletes
The Norwegian biathlon men currently holds a dry land camp in Trysil, Norway. Head coach Grubben says to http://www.wint...
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02. July 2003

Katerina Neumannova gave birth to a baby
Today at 13:45 hours czech skier Katerina Neumannova gave birth to a baby. Her daughter will be called Lucie Neumannova,...
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02. July 2003

Neumannova Presentation
Katerina Neumannova (The Chech Republic) Latest: 2nd overall in the 2001/2002 world cup 3rd overall in the sprin...
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02. July 2003

Vancouver 2010 Olympic Host
Vancouver has been selected as the 2010 Olympic winter games host. Canada last hosted the Olympic games in 1988, in the ...
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02. July 2003

Myllyla Apologizes in Norway
Mika Myllyla had been invited to participate in a summer ski school in Meraaker, Norway on Wednesday. The Finn was no...
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03. July 2003

Myllyla Competes in Orienteering
Mika Myllyla has been surprisingly active in the press lately (and otherwise), a couple of weeks ago Myllya took part in...
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04. July 2003

Roller Ski Results
Results from world cup roller ski events in Jelena Gora, Poland, last weekend 5.9K UPHILL RACE: Jr.women: 1. ...
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04. July 2003

Smirnov Notes
Vladimir Smirnov, last year one of the candidates to take over after Bengt Erik Bengtsson, says (in a short response) to...
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04. July 2003

IOC News
OLYMPIC FAMILY SIGNS CAMPAIGN IN SUPPORT OF THE OLYMPIC TRUCE 04 July 2003 Today in Prague, the International Ol...
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04. July 2003

Nordic Combined SGP Changes
The Nordic Combined Summer Grand Prix will only have four competitions. The ones in Strbske Pleso (SVK) and in Zakopane ...
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04. July 2003

IOC CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL 115TH SESSION
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today concluded in Prague three days of productive meetings, which began on 2 ...
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05. July 2003

Schmitt Back at Full Force, Steiert Hopes for 3 Winner Candidates
Martin Shmitt, having struggled with injuries the last 2 seasons, needs 6 months of training for conditioning this sprin...
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05. July 2003

Martin Schmitt Presentation
Martin Schmitt (born 1978 Germany) No success in 2002/2003 season, dropped from K95 team in Val di Fiemme, only 21st ...
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05. July 2003

Clint Jones Wins in the US
Olympian Clint Jones (Steamboat Springs, CO) had the longest jump on each round Friday and was unchallenged as he breeze...
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07. July 2003

Radelj and Kokkonen Win Continental Cups in Europe
Results from continental cup events in summer ski jumping in Valenje, Slovenia, this weekend. Friday: 1. Jure Rad...
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07. July 2003

Swiss Ski News
99. Delegiertenversammlung in Davos Finanzieller ...
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07. July 2003

IOC News
IOC APPOINTS SAATCHI & SAATCHI TO RUN "CELEBRATE HUMANITY" CAMPAIGN 08 July 2003 The International Olympic Commi...
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08. July 2003

German Ski Jumping Presentations, Head Coach Wolfgang Steiert
Lately we have profiled some of the German ski jumpers, here is some information on their new head coach, taking over fr...
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08. July 2003

Canadian Alpine News
ALPINE CANADA ALPIN OFFERS FIRST-EVER COACHING ACADEMY Two-day program set for Calgary and Ottawa emphasizes dryland t...
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08. July 2003

Roller Ski Results/World Cup Poland
FIS ROLLERSKI WORLD CUP 2003 PUCHAR SWIATA FIS W ROLKACH 2003 r. JELENIA G...
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08. July 2003

Jonna Mendes: Downhill Diva/US Ski News
Two-time World Juniors silver medalist in downhill. Two-time U.S. champ in GS. Two-time Olympian. 2003 World Championshi...
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09. July 2003

Roller Ski World Cup Rolls on
After Germany, The Rollerski Tour is back in France. Jari Joutsen (Fin) is still leading the Tour but will not compete t...
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09. July 2003

France on the 2005 Biathlon Calendar
The proposed biathlon world cup calendar for 2004/2005, France is on. WORLD CUP CALENDAR 2004/05 1. WC 25.11. ...
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09. July 2003

Eberharter Continues
2002 and 2003 overall alpine world cup winner Stephan Eberharter has decided to continue his active career at least one ...
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09. July 2003

Tande Wins Norwegian NC Test
The Norwegian Nordic combined athletes currently hold a camp in Kuopio, Finland. Chief of Sport Jan Erik Aalbu says to h...
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10. July 2003

Norwegian Nordic Combined Presentations
Kenneth Braathen, after a couple of really bad seasons, came back strongly last season and placed 8th in the overall wor...
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10. July 2003

Bjoergen Back in Full Training
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10. July 2003

Marit Bjoergen Presentation
Marit Bjoergen (Norway, born 1980)) Winner of the 2002/2003 sprint world cup Gold sprint Val di Fiemme 2003 Bronze ...
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10. July 2003

Norwegian Ski Jumpers Change Suits
The Norwegian ski jumpers are currently holding camp in Kuopio, Finland. Jan Erik Aalbu says to http://www.winterspo...
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11. July 2003

Nykaenen Greatest Ever?
When Norway...
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11. July 2003

Polish Ski Jumping News
On Thursday a new project of the "Wisla-Malinka" ski jumping hill econstruction was presented in Wisla (Poland). Rig...
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12. July 2003

Svartedal Wins on Roller Ski in Norway
Jens Arne Svartedal won a 1100 meters cross-country sprint skate on rollerski in Norway on Friday. Svartedal beat th...
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12. July 2003

Roller Ski News/Results (Fre.Eng.)
Fran...
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13. July 2003

IBU Adds to Budget for Next Season
The International Biathlon Union will have a budget of euro 6.5 millions the next season says IBU president Anders Besse...
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14. July 2003

Canadian Alpine News
ALPINE ATHLETES HIT THE BOOKS OVER SUMMER MONTHS New partnership helps Canada's national alpine team racers achieve ...
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14. July 2003

Forsberg Pregnant
Swedish press has reported that former leading women...
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15. July 2003

Magdalena Forsberg Presentation
Magdalena Forsberg, Sweden (born 1967) Latest: Quit after the 2002 season Won the 2001/2002 overall world cup fo...
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15. July 2003

2012 Summer Olympic Candidates
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that nine National Olympic Committees (NOCs)/cities have submi...
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16. July 2003

Swiss Ski News (Ger.Fre.)
Jonas Russi im Training gest...
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16. July 2003

Estil With Medium Running Performance
Several leading Norwegian cross-country skiers took part in the St.Olavsloppet from Trondheim, Norway, to Oestersund, Sw...
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16. July 2003

Frode Estil Presentation
Frode Estil (born 1972, Norway) Aim for 2003/2004: To fight for overall world cup 6th overall 2002/2003 world cu...
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16. July 2003

Rollerski News (Fre.Eng)
Objet : Le Rollerski Tour ...
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16. July 2003

Kristen Skjeldal Interview
Norway...
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18. July 2003

Kristen Skjeldal Presentation
Kristen Skjeldal (born 1967,Norway) Latest: Dropped from Norwegian A XC Team for 2003/2004 season No success in ...
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18. July 2003

No Changes in Prize Money in XC
There will be no changes to the prize money payments in cross-country world cup events for he 2003/2004 season. The c...
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19. July 2003

Ski Jumpers Earn Almost Twice as Much as XC Skiers
While the cross-country skiers get to share CHF 40 000 for prize money for individual world cup events, the ski jumpers ...
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19. July 2003

Roller Ski Results (Fre.Eng)
Cf : St Etienne le 20 juillet 2003 Fran...
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20. July 2003

Talk about changes in cross-country
In the world championship in Ramsau in 1999 the cross-country men skied the 30k, the 10k classic followed by the 15k ska...
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21. July 2003

Daehlie Rules XC Stats
Norway...
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21. July 2003

Andresen, Poiree and Bjoerndalen to Meet on Roller Ski
The Norwegian Summer Biathlon Championship will be held the first week in August. Sirdal Skilag will host the sprint and...
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22. July 2003

Sweden Heads to High Altitude WO XC Stars
The Swedish cross-country team will head to Andermatt for a 3 weeks high altitude camp starting next week says head coac...
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22. July 2003

Swedish XC Presentations/Per Elofsson
Per Elofsson, Sweden After having won the 2 previous season, only managed 24th in 2002/2003 overall world cup, Mathia...
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22. July 2003

Sommerfeldt Aims for Top 3 in World Cup
Rene Sommerfeldt aims for another top 3 finish in the 2003/2004 overall world cup says head coach Jochen Behle to www.wi...
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24. July 2003

Rene Sommerfeldt Presentation
Rene Sommerfeldt (Germany) Placed 2nd in 2002/2003 overall world cup Silver relay Val di Fiemme 2003, Germany and Te...
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24. July 2003

Hjelmeset With 24 Hours Mountain Record
Oddbjoern Hjelmeseth, Norwegian cross-country classic specialist, does not exactly spend his holidays on the beach. F...
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25. July 2003

Oddbjoern Hjelmeset Presentation
Oddbjoern Hjelmeseth (born 1971, Norway) Latest: Won Norwegian Birkebeiner 2003 10th on the 15k classic in Val d...
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25. July 2003

Alsgaard and Estil To Appear in Court
As the Norwegian and Canadian Olympic Committees pursue the case in CAS versus Johann Muehlegg and Olga Danilova, it has...
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25. July 2003

Roller Ski Standings
After 4 stages and before the French Championnship in Villard de Lans (9-10 / 08) here is the provisional ranking list R...
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26. July 2003

Tallus Wins NC in Finland
Nordic combined results from Finland ieksa, Finland: IV Vaskiyhdistetty-Brass Nordic Combined: K55, 10,5 km rullasu...
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26. July 2003

Ahonen Wins Summer Ski Jumping in Finland
Here the results from Lahti (Sunday 27th), the first Finnish Summer Cup competition: K90: 1) Janne Ahonen Lahden ...
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27. July 2003

Hannawald 2nd in Germany
Stefan Pieper won the German ski jumping summer championship this weekend. Sven Hannawald placed 2nd, Martin Schnitt 13t...
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27. July 2003

Norwegian Ski Jumping News
Norway will make the selections for the ski jumping summer GP late this week says Chief of Sport Jan Erik Aalbu to http:...
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29. July 2003

No Skiing for Germans in Summer
The German cross-country team will not spend any time snow until September this season says head coach Jochen Behle to h...
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29. July 2003

German XC Presentatison/Jochen Behle
Jochen Behle is leading German cross-country head coach, here is some information on Behle. Also below, find the answ...
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29. July 2003

Swiss Ski News
IN GERMAN: Schneetrainings in Argentinien Die Schweizer Skirennfahrerinnen und -fahrer trainieren in den n...
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30. July 2003

Skjelbreid Poiree Trains Well, Skips Norwegian Championship
Norwegian biathlete Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree will be training a few days with the Norwegian women...
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30. July 2003

Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree Presentation
Liv Grete Skjelbreid Poiree, Norway (born 1974) Latest: Built house in Norway summer 2003 Fast skier, married t...
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30. July 2003

US XC Report by Pete Vordenberg
The End of Summer for the US Cross-Country Ski Team Summer for the US Cross-Country Ski Team is officially over on Au...
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31. July 2003

Mathias Fredriksson Interview
Mathias Fredriksson, Sweden...
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31. July 2003

Rene Sommerfeldt Interview
Germany...
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31. July 2003

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