News Archive; July 2006


Finnish XC Report 010706
Åreskutan challenged Finnish Cross-Country skiers Åreskutan fjeld provided plenty of challenge for Finnish cross-coun...
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01. July 2006

FIS Roller Ski Results 020706, Presolana, Italy
DAY 1: ROLLERSKI WORLD CUP - PRESOLANA ITALY UPHILL RACE TO DI GREGORIO/ITA AND AYDIN/TUR At the opening race of F...
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02. July 2006

Roller Ski Notes 030607
PRESOLANA ROLLERSKI WORLD CUP - DAY 2: DI GREGORIO WINS AGAIN Alfio Di Gregorio/ITA wins again in the second day of u...
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03. July 2006

Norwegian XC Sprinters With Full Focus from October
The Norwegian cross-country sprint men have traditionally had a less then 100 percent focus on the October Dusseldorf ev...
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03. July 2006

Alpine Offers Most Price Money, NC Least
These are the various prize money levels for Nordic combined, cross-country, ski jumping and alpine: Alpine offers th...
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03. July 2006

Sailer Heads FIS Alpine Committee
This is FIS Ski Alpine Committee for the 2006/2007 season: Chairman: Toni Sailer (AUT) Vice-Chairman: Be...
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03. July 2006

Roller Ski Specialists Beat Traditional Skiers in St. Petersburg
A ski roller sprint took place in St.-Petersburg, the competition took place on the Palace square in the central area of...
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04. July 2006

Narusk Wins Prologue, Lind Pursuit in Estonian Roller Ski Events
There were roller ski events in Estonia this weekend, the events were held in classic in mostly flat terrain. Below a...
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04. July 2006

CLINT JONES SWEEPS LAKE PLACID SUPERTOUR
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (July 5) - Two-time Olympian Clint Jones (Steamboat Springs, CO) had the longest jump of the final rou...
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05. July 2006

NC and SJ Results from the US, July 3rd and 4th, 06
2006 Fourth of July Ski Jumps Lake Placid, NY July 3-4, 2005 These are all the results from ski jumping eventts in...
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05. July 2006

Finnish sprinters to benefit from Schmid's track and field coaching experience
Christoph Schmid from Switzerland has started to work with Finnish cross-country sprint team as consult. The 49-year-old...
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06. July 2006

Norway Use Olympic 800 Meter Champ in XC Sprint Training (re-posted)
In a previous article we reported that Finland as well is hiring track and field expertise to improve on cross-country s...
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06. July 2006

Norwegian XC Sprinter Out for Months?
Norwegian cross-country sprinter Ola Vigen Hattestad who has been on the podium in world cup events and is on the Norweg...
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06. July 2006

German SJ Notes
Einladung zum Benefizspiel der Skisprung-Nationalmannschaft ===========================================================...
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06. July 2006

The Torino 2006 Olympic Experience
The official debriefing of the Turin Olympic Winter Games The official debriefing of the Torino 2006 Games is taking...
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06. July 2006

US Ski Notes/Women's Jumping
WOMEN'S SKI JUMPER COACH DEVELOPMENT CAMP AT UTAH OLYMPIC PARK PARK CITY, Utah (July 9) - More than two-dozen young w...
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09. July 2006

Combined Event in XC Expected in 08 Season?
As www.wintersport.as reported this spring a combined event may be added to cross-country, mixing sprint and long distan...
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10. July 2006

French Roller Ski News
ODLO ROLLERSKI TOUR OUVERTURE 9-10 JUILLET 2006 BIGUGLIA - BASTIA – CORSE Doublé italien… SAM...
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10. July 2006

Combined Event in XC to Be Tried in Spring 07?
This week www.wintersport.as reported that the combined event, consisting of the results from one sprit and one distance...
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12. July 2006

And Pit Stops on the Agenda
It now appears likely that the concept of pit stops will be tried in the Falun cross-country pursuits in March 2007. ...
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12. July 2006

German Hires Finnish XC Coach, Teichmann with Alternative Training Methods
These are German cross-country news with some short notes and more information in German below: Finland’s Ismo Hamala...
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12. July 2006

Benkovic, Mazoch Win COC Summer Events in Slovenia
There were COC ski jumping events in Valenje, Slovenia, this weekend, these are the results: HS94 day one 1 6 29...
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12. July 2006

Getting ready for the Southern season: Snow preview
July 13th 2006 - Several national ski teams, mostly from Europe but also from North America, are planning to travel to t...
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13. July 2006

Paerson Back on Snow
Sweden’s Anja Paerson is back on snow after her knee injury and operation in late March this year. Paersson will do h...
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14. July 2006

The Torino 2006 Olympic experience comes to a close
“A dream came true”, says TOROC President The official debriefing of the Torino 2006 Olympic Winter Games – The Tori...
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15. July 2006

French Roller Ski Notes (Fre.)
CHAMPIONNATS DE France DE ROLLERSKI ODLO ROLLERSKI TOUR - PAYS DES ECRINS – 22, 23 JUILLET 2006 PROGRAMME ...
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17. July 2006

German Ski Notes 190706
Deutscher Skiverband und O2 verlängern Partnerschaft =========================================================== P...
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18. July 2006

Nor. NC Report, Head Coach Hopes for 2 Men Jockeying for Top WC Positions
This is a short report from the Norwegian Nordic combined team: Head coach Frode Moen says to www.wintersport.as that...
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19. July 2006

Schmid Moves to Norwegian Representation?
It has been a saga back and forth whether Jan Schmid, who lives and trains in Norway, but who has represented Switzerlan...
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19. July 2006

Manninen and Germany Won NC WCs for 2006
These are some NC facts from last season: Hannu Manninen won 12 out of the 19 events he took part in and won the 2005...
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19. July 2006

US SJ Notes 190706
WOMEN SKI JUMPERS READY TO OPEN SEASON AT UTAH OLYMPIC PARK VISA International Women's Ski Jumping Festival set for Jul...
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19. July 2006

Norwegian SJ Report July 2006
The Norwegian ski jumpers will head to camp in Kuopio/Kuusamo this Sunday and stay in Finland for 6 days. The team ha...
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20. July 2006

U.S. WOMEN JUMP INTO TOP-5 AT SEASON OPENER
PARK CITY, Utah (July 22) - In the first international jumping meet since women's ski jumping was approved for the 2009 ...
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22. July 2006

Bauer, Kuenzel Win German XC Running Tests
Czech skiers Lukas Bauer, who is training with the German team this season, won a 10k running test in Oberhof on Saturda...
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22. July 2006

French Roller Ski Results 220706
CHAMPIONNATS DE France DE ROLLERSKI ODLO ROLLERSKI TOUR - PAYS DES ECRINS – 22, 23 JUILLET 2006 Victoire...
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22. July 2006

Loitzl Wins COC in Villach
Results from summer COC events in Villach on Saturday: Notables: Loitzl 1st and Innauer 2nd, way ahead of 3rd plac...
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23. July 2006

And Schlierenzauer Wins in Villach on Sundy
And results from summer COC events in Villach Sunday: 1. 48 SCHLIERENZAUER Gregor AUT SV Innsbruck-Bergisel 7 JAN 19...
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23. July 2006

French Roller Ski News 230706
CHAMPIONNATS DE France DE ROLLERSKI ODLO ROLLERSKI TOUR - PAYS DES ECRINS – 23 JUILLET 2006 Victoires des loc...
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23. July 2006

Lukas Bauer, Evi Sachenbacher Win German XC Tests
The German cross-country continued their weekend of testing with roller ski skate events on Sunday. Based on running ...
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23. July 2006

JEROME JUMPS TO 2ND TOP-5 IN WOMEN'S JUMPING AT UOP
PARK CITY, Utah (July 24) - Jessica Jerome (Park City, UT) was fourth for the second straight night Saturday, leading fo...
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24. July 2006

Results from German XC Tests, Angerer Strong in Skate, Bauer, Sachenbacher Winners
Results and comments from German cross-country tests this weekend: 5k running for women (Saturday): Time differenc...
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24. July 2006

Women's SJ COC Results/Calgary 260706
CANADIAN SKI JUMPER KATIE WILLIS ACHIEVES SECOND-BEST CAREER RESULT AT CONTINENTAL CUP IN CALGARY -Calgary athlete post...
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26. July 2006

French SJ Notes 270706, Summer GP Selections
Trouvez ci desous les sélections pour le Grand Prix du saut spécial et pour la continentale d' Obersdorf : Hinterzar...
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27. July 2006

COC Women's SJ Results 270706
YOUNG CANADIAN SKI JUMPERS CLOSE OUT CONTINENTAL CUP WITH STRONG TEAM PERFORMANCE -Tanaka posts top-10 finish; DeLeeuw ...
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27. July 2006

Lind Faces Hetland in Nor. XC Sprint, Strong Fields in Nor. XC and Bia. Summer Events
The Norwegian cross-country skier and biathletes will compete on rollersski in Norway this weekend. On Friday there w...
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27. July 2006

Happonen Wins Summer Event in Kuopio
Janne Happonen won a summer ski jumping event in Kuopio this week, he got 247 points and was followed by one of the newc...
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27. July 2006

Longa Wins Italian Roller Ski Test
Results from a rollerski test in classic technique for the Italian women Prada - Polsa di Brentonico - 6,4 Km. - 4...
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27. July 2006

Norwegien XC Women with (Minor) Injuries
Leading Norwegian cross-country skiers Vibeke Skofterud and Kristin Steira have both sustained arm injuries and will be ...
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27. July 2006

Teichmann Slowly Back on Rollerski
According to sources in the German Skiing Federation Axel Teichmann has been able to do some rollerskiing this week. ...
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28. July 2006

Hautamaeki Wins Summer Event in Vuokatti
Results from a summer ski jumping event in Vuokatti, Finland, on Wednesday: 1 ( 54) Matti Hautamäki PHS 99.5 79....
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28. July 2006

Happonen Wins Finnish 06 Summer Tour
Total overall standings from 3 ski jumpings events held in Lahti, Kuopi and Vuokatti, respectively. 22.7. Lahti 25.7...
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28. July 2006

Manninen Clear Winner in Finnish Summer Sprint
Results from a summer sprint event in Nordic combined in Vuokatii, Finland, this week: Manninen was 3rd in the hill s...
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28. July 2006

Bergmann With Fast Shooting in Norway, Roenning Wins XC Sprint
Sweden’s Karl Johann Bergmann won a speed biathlon shooting competition in Norway on Friday. The competition consisted o...
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28. July 2006

Biathlon and XC Results from Norway 280706
These are results from events in Norway on Friday: The first is a mix relay biathlon of 8X650 meters and 8 shootings,...
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29. July 2006

Saarinen and Ohtonen win Vuokatin Aateli Race
Aino-Kaisa Saarinen and Olli Ohtonen claim the victories in the second edition of Vuokatin Aateli Race on Saturday in Vu...
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29. July 2006

Dahlberg and Olsson win in Karjaa
Swedish Anna Dahlebrg and Johan Olsson won the races at Formula Ski Event in Karjaa (in south Finland) on Friday. In men...
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29. July 2006

Tchepalova, Baranova to Skip 2007 Season
Triple Olympic champion Julia Tchepalova will reportedly skip the 2006/2007 season. Tchepalova plans to compete again in...
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29. July 2006

Bjoergen Wins Sprint in Norway
The Norwegian cross-country skiers raced roller ski skate sprint events in Sandnes on Saturday night. Marit Bjoergen ...
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29. July 2006

Pettersen Wins Sprint in Norway, Roennning 2nd, Hetland 3rd
The Norwegian cross-country skiers raced roller ski skate sprint events in Sandnes on Saturday night. Oistein Petters...
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29. July 2006

Tjoerhom Wins Super Sprint in Norway
Linda Tjoerhom, after having been strong all day, won the women’s skate roller ski super sprint in biathlon in Sandnes, ...
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29. July 2006

Bjoerndalen Beaten in Norwegian Summer Biathlon
Magne Roenning won the men’s 3X650 meters skate biathlon super sprint on roller ski in Sandnes, Norway, on Saturday. ...
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29. July 2006

Nor XC Results/Roller Ski 290706
Cross-country results from summer events in Norway on Saturday: 1300 meters roller ski skate sprint women: Final: ...
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30. July 2006

Nor. Biathlon Results 290706/Roller Ski
Results from summer biathlon events in Norway on Saturday: All events on roller ski. Men’s biathlon sprint 3X650 m...
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30. July 2006

German Nordic Combined Notes
Please find enclosed some info about the SGP in Klingenthal on behalf of the OC and their press stuff! More info on the ...
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31. July 2006

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