News Archive; August 2005


IOC and Coca-Cola extend partnership to 2020
The International Olympic Committee and The Coca-Cola Company today announced a renewal of their partnership for an unpr...
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01. August 2005

US Ski News
SPYDER COMMITS $7M IN RENEWAL AGREEMENT WITH USSA PARK CITY, Utah (Aug. 1) ...
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01. August 2005

Russian XC Results/Roller Ski Sprint
These are results and comments from a roller sprint in Saint-Petersburg this weekend. The competition took place on t...
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01. August 2005

Norwegian XC Training for August/Men's Team
The Norwegian cross-country men will meet at the end of this week for a dry-land camp in Norway, this is how the team is...
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02. August 2005

Nor. NC News, Moan Beats Hammer in 12k Event
Results from a 12k test run for the Norwegian Nordic combined skiers on Sunday. The event was held on inline skates. ...
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02. August 2005

Moan Leads Summer Series in NC in Norway
The Norwegian Nordic combined skiers have ran an internal test series this summer, these are the standings after 8 event...
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02. August 2005

Neureuther Out for 2 Weeks (Ger.)
Felix Neureuther (SC Partenkirchen) muss voraussichtlich zwei Wochen mit dem Training pausieren. Der Team-Weltmeister vo...
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02. August 2005

Hannawald Confirms End of Active Career (Eng.Ger.)
German ski jumper Sven Hannawald not surprisingly has reportedly chosen to end his active career. Hannawald has suffered...
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03. August 2005

Very Strong Field in Summer GP in Ski Jumping
The summer Grand Prix in ski jumping will start in Hinterzartent this weekend with one team and one individual competiti...
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04. August 2005

Over-Speed Training by Norwegian XC Sprinters
The Norwegian cross-country sprint skiers tried out the concept of training in ...
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04. August 2005

Behle; Germanys May Skip Some WC Events to Focus on Training
The German men cross-country skiers opened the 2004/2005 season in strong style and dominated the world cup events pre C...
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04. August 2005

Swedish XC News (Swe.)
Sprintlandslaget p...
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04. August 2005

Russians Best in Summer GP Training, Ahonen stable, Strong Field
The first meeting of the ski jumping season took part in Hinterzarten as 3 training rounds were held ahead of the summer...
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05. August 2005

Results Teem Comp. Summer GP Hinterzarten 060805
1. 11 GER - Germany 536.5 1. 1063.0 87.0 103.5 77.0 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 19.0 55.5 132.5 4. 11-1 Neumayer Michael 87...
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06. August 2005

Ski Jumping Notes from Hinterzarten/Team Comp 060805
After stable jumping during training, the Germans surprisingly won the team competition in the summer GP in Hinterzarten...
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06. August 2005

German Best in Hinterzarten, Ahonen, Janda, Morgenstern Strong
Even though the team competition in Hinterzarten produced some unexpected results, is appears that last season...
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06. August 2005

Norwegian NC News (Nor.)
S...
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07. August 2005

US Ski News
TALENT-PACKED TEAM OF RIDERS LEAD U.S. SNOWBOARDING PARK CITY, Utah (Aug. 7) ...
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07. August 2005

Reults Summer GP Ski Jumping Hinterzarten 070805
1. Loitzl Wolfgang AUT 264.0 64 WSC Bad Mitterndorf 13 JAN 1980 86.7 98.5 67.0 18.5 19.0 19.0 19.0 19.5 57.0 124.0 9...
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07. August 2005

Ski Jumping Notes from Hinterzarten 2005
Wolfgang Loitzl of Austria won the first individual event in the ski jumping summer series on Sunday. In a tight even...
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07. August 2005

Germany Jumps to Lead in Nations Cup Standings in Summer GP
It is an early indicator but nevertheless an indicator, team standings in the summer series in ski jumping after 2 event...
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07. August 2005

Skjeldal Dominates XC Test in Norway, Ruud Hofstad 2nd
The Norwegian men ran a 9.5k (steep) uphill mass start roller ski test (skating) on Tuesday: The results: Kristen ...
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09. August 2005

Roller Ski News
A un mois des Championnats du Monde FIS de Rollerski ...
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09. August 2005

Canadian Wins Women's COC in Ski Jumping
CANADA'S KATIE WILLIS LANDS IN HISTORY BOOKS AFTER WINNING GOLD AT WOMEN'S SKI JUMPING EVENT IN GERMANY Klingenthal, ...
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10. August 2005

Summer GP in Ski Jumping Mediocre Indicator for Things to Come
The summer series in ski jumping give some indications but certainly not all for things to come. In the 2004 overall ...
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10. August 2005

Ahonen, Malysz, Norway Skip Summer GP Events
After last weekend where all the big guns took part in the summer GP in ski jumping, some choose to skip this weekend...
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10. August 2005

Canadians Train in Chile
CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM ATHLETES CHASE SNOW IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE FOR THE CIBC SUMMER TRAINING CAMP Canada...
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10. August 2005

Ski News from Finland
In FIS Summer Grand Prix Einsiedeln SUI 13.8. the Finnish Ski Jumping team is: Matti Hautamaeki, Jussi Hautamaeki, Janne...
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11. August 2005

First 2005/2006 XC Comp. in Estonia
The Suverull for cross-country skiers will start on Friday in Estonia. The event is 2,7k skate roller ski interval start...
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11. August 2005

Vittoz, Sommerfeldt, Fredriksson, Rotchev to Compete in Estonia
The participants of Saku Suverull - Men August 10, 2005 Country WC red group until 31.12.2005 DI WC red group...
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11. August 2005

Roller Ski New
Objet : 3e ...
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11. August 2005

Moan and Hammer Neck and Neck in Nor. NC Test
The Norwegian Nordic combined skiers ran a test on Thursday in Trondheim. Each athlete had 5 jumps and the average of...
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12. August 2005

Sweden's Lind Wins Prologue in Suverull, Dementiev, Rotchev next
The cross-country athletes stareted the season in Estonia today with a 2.7k roller ski skate prologue, results below: ...
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12. August 2005

Smigun Takes Early Lead After Skate in Suverull
Kristina Smigun won the 2.7k roller ski skate in the suverull on Friday. Notables: Smigun won by 4 seconds Sachen...
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12. August 2005

Suverull Comments from the Host
Lind and ...
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12. August 2005

Loitzl and Morgenstern Best in Summer GP Training
Training results and comments from the ski jumping summer series in Einsideln in Switzerland on Friday. Loitzl had 11...
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12. August 2005

Morgenstern Best in Qualification in Einsiedeln Summer GP
Results from one jump of qualification in the summer GP in ski jumping in Einsiedeln, Switzerland, on Friday. The pre...
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12. August 2005

Smigun Wins Suverull ahead of Sachenbacher
After a 2.7k skate on Friday and a 3k run Saturday morning, the cross-country women finished the Suverull event in Eston...
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13. August 2005

Rotchev and Legkov Dominate in XC Summer Event in Estonia
After a 2.7k skate on Friday and a 6k run Saturday morning, the cross-country men finished the Suverull event in Estonin...
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13. August 2005

Suverull Comments from the host
Russia occupied podium, Smigun's 8th victory Saku Suverull 2005 in Otep...
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13. August 2005

Results Summer GP SJ Eiesiedeln 130805
1. Kranjec Robert SLO 267.8 36 Triglav Kranj 16 JUL 1981 91.1 113.0 74.4 19.5 19.5 19.0 19.0 19.0 57.5 131.9 2. 91....
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13. August 2005

Nor. XC News and Notes
Several leading Norwegian cross-country and biathlon skiers were competing in Norway this weekend. Anders Aukland ran...
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13. August 2005

Ski Jumping News
The fifteenth edition of the Summer ski Jump World Cup just finished with the success of the young austrian man Thomas M...
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14. August 2005

Summer Series SJ Courchevel 140805
The results from the summer series in ski jumping in Courchevel, France on Sunday: 1 MORGENSTERN Thomas Austria 127 m...
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14. August 2005

Koos and Freeman Win XC Events in New Zealand
Results from the open New Zealand championships in cross-country skiing: 15k classic for men; 1 1285347 FREE...
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15. August 2005

Canadian Alpine News
CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM ATHLETES CHASE SNOW IN THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE FOR THE CIBC SUMMER TRAINING CAMP Thomas Gran...
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16. August 2005

French XC News/Roller Ski
Philippot et Rousselet les meilleurs en c...
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16. August 2005

Bjoergen Wins Roller Ski Sprint, Hetland 3rd
Several leading Norwegian cross-country skier took part in a 200 meters uphill skate roller ski sprint at Hamar, Norway,...
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18. August 2005

Hammer Wins Nor. NC Test on Inline Skates
The Norwegian Nordic combined skiers, preparing for the summer GP, ran a test on inline skates this week. Kristian Hamme...
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18. August 2005

Roller Ski Results from Norway 180805
Full results from the men...
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18. August 2005

Roller Ski Results/WC
Italia and Russia are still the strong nations! Val...
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19. August 2005

Olympic Alpine Update
TORINO 2006: Fraiteve Getting Ready To Host Women...
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19. August 2005

Roller Ski Results WC 190805
Results from 150 meters sprint qualification in the roller ski world cup in Oroslavje, Croatia. Women...
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19. August 2005

Bjoergen Wins 24k Roller Ski Event in Norway, Kveen Wins men?s Class
Some of the Norwegian cross-country skiers took part in a 24k classic mass start roller ski event on Saturday. The at...
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20. August 2005

Bardal Leads Jones in COC at Lillehammer
Results from the COC event in ski jumping at Lillehammer, Norway on Saturday. 1 34 Anders Bardal 100.0m 100...
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20. August 2005

Di Gregorio Wins WC Roller Ski Pursuit
This from the host of the roller ski world cup on Saturday, full results below the text: Sunny weather and very inter...
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20. August 2005

Roller Ski WC Results 210805
News from the host of the roller ski world cup this weekend: Oroslavje (Croatia) 21st August 2005 ...
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21. August 2005

Bystoel Wins COC at Lillehammer
Results from the COC ski jumping event at Lillehammer, Norway, on Sunday. 1 42 Lars Bystoel 99.5m 93.5m 1...
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21. August 2005

Norwegian XC Sprinters Prepare for «Easy» 2 Weeks at Altitude
The Norwegian cross-country sprint men will head to Ramsau this Sunday (the 28th of August) to ski on snow combined with...
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23. August 2005

Nor. XC Sprint Men, A Fall Analyses
www.wintersport.as asked Ulf Morten Aune, the head coach for the Norwegian cross-country sprint men, on a status for his...
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23. August 2005

XC Season Opener Down Under/Kangaroo Hoppet
The 42k long Kangaroo Hoppet will be held in Australia on Saturday, marking one of starts to the winter season. This ...
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24. August 2005

XC Skiing in Australia, A Presentation
The Kangoroo Hoppet will be held this weekend, previous winners include Anders Aukland, Peter Schlickenrieder and Johann...
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24. August 2005

2005 SJ Summer GP Update/Zakopane Entry Lists, Finland Skips Event
The summer GP in ski jumping will conitinue this Saturday in Zakopane, Poland. Training and qualificaition will be held ...
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24. August 2005

Can. Alpine Report from Chile
FRENCH BELOw TOP CANADIEN SKI RACERS ENJOY WINTER SNOW CONDITIONS IN CHILE DURING CIBC SUMMER CAMP Calgary, Albert...
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24. August 2005

NC Update Summer GP 2005,
Bald ist es nun endlich wieder soweit: die Nordische Kombination startet in eine neue Wettkampfsaison. Zum achten Mal w...
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24. August 2005

XC Kangaroo Hoppet Previous Winners
The Kangaroo Hoppet will be held on Saturday in Australia, these are the previous winners: Kangaroo Hoppet Year M...
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26. August 2005

Swedish SJ News/COC Update
Wolfgang Hartmann is a German that has taken over as head coach for the Swedish ski jumpers. Hartmann has worked with Ge...
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26. August 2005

Swedish XC Report from Ramsau
The full Swedish cross-country teams are currently staying in Ramsau, Austria, skiing at high altitude. www.winterspo...
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26. August 2005

Inge Braathen Presentation
Inge Braathen, the new Swedish cross-country coach, coached the Norwegian men from spring 1990 until 1994, the most succ...
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26. August 2005

Roller Ski News, Alpe d'Huez Next
Objet : 4e ...
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26. August 2005

Australians win 2005 Kangaroo Hoppet, Olle 2nd in Men's Class
The fifteenth Kangaroo Hoppet, Australia's international ski marathon, was held today in Falls Creek in north-east Vict...
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27. August 2005

Russian Wins Summer GP Quali in Poland
Russian Dimitry Ipatov recorded 133,5 meters and won the qualification ahead of the summer GP in ski jumping to be held ...
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27. August 2005

Janda Wins summer GP in Zakopane 2005
Results from the summer GP in ski jumping in Zakopane Saturday night. 1 48 Jakub Janda 127.5m 138.0m 132....
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27. August 2005

Roller Ski News (French)
Objet : 4e ...
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28. August 2005

Swedish XC Report from Ramsau
The full Swedish cross-country teams are currently staying in Ramsau, Austria, skiing at high altitude. www.winterspo...
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29. August 2005

Smigun Joins Sweden in Austria
Kristina Smigun is currently training with the Swedish cross-country team in Ramsau, Austria, an arrangement that may be...
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29. August 2005

Swiss Biathletes Beat Strong Russian Team
Last weekend there were roller ski biathlon events held in Belmeken, Bulgaria, the men skied 10k sprint and 12,5k pursui...
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29. August 2005

Henkel and Ichmouratova Win Women?s Biathlon in Belmeken
Results from the women...
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29. August 2005

Fischer Injured during Training (Ger.)
Sven Fischer fell during roller ski training last week and injured his right arm, triggering the need for a small operat...
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29. August 2005

Fredriksson Only 4th in Swe. Test, Larsson Aiming for 4th Dusseldorf Win
Various reports from Sweden this late summer have indicated that Mathis Fredriksson has been struggling with a TWAR viru...
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30. August 2005

Can. Alpine News
GAIL KELLY SIDELINED BY A TORN ACL DURING CIBC SUMMER CAMP IN CHILE Calgary, Alberta (August 30, 2005) ...
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30. August 2005

US Snowboarding News
2005-06 U.S. SNOWBOARD GRAND PRIX SERIES RIDES TOWARD TORINO PARK CITY, Utah (Aug. 29) ...
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30. August 2005

Burukhina and Novikov Win Russian XC Tests on Roller Ski
The leading Russian ski club Saturn, coached by Alexander Grushin, has just finished a summer training camp in Rybinsk. ...
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31. August 2005

Janda Wins Quali in Val di Fiemme/2005 summer GP
Results from qualifying for the Val di Fiemme summer GP in ski jumping to be held on Wednesday: The event is schedule...
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31. August 2005

Gottwald Wins Summer GP in NC (Ger. Eng.)
Nicht nur der Sommer mit Temperaturen um die 30 Grad hat nun endlich begonnen, sondern auch der Sommer Grand Prix in de...
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31. August 2005

Janda Wins Summer GP in Val di Fiemme
Jacub Janda won the summer GP in Val di Fiemme on Wednesday. Morgenstern placed 8th, Hautamaeki 13th and Hoellwarth 2...
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31. August 2005

Gottwald Wins NC Summer GP in Berchtesgaden
Results from the Gundersen in the summer GP in Nordic combined in Berchtesgaden, Germany on Wednesday, 2 jumps plus 15k ...
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31. August 2005

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