News Archive; September 2006


Loitzl, Morgenstern Dominate Training and Quali in Kranj Summer GP 2006
Results and comments from training and qualification for the summer GP in ski jumping in Kranj on Saturday: This link...
[ Read more ]
01. September 2006

Amman Wins Summer GP in Kranj 06
Results from the summer series in ski jumping in Kranj on Saturday: 1 48 Simon Ammann 106.5m 105.0m 128.7 12...
[ Read more ]
02. September 2006

IOC ANNOUNCES COMPOSITION OF EVALUATION COMMISSION FOR 2014 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the composition of the Evaluation Commission which will visit ...
[ Read more ]
04. September 2006

Swe. Alpine Notes 060906
Alpin pressinfo: Två månader kvar till den alpina premiären… Om två månader är den alpina världscupcirkusen i gång i...
[ Read more ]
06. September 2006

Athletes in Summer Training – Alpine Skiing
Cerro Castor, Ushuaia (ARG) Team Italy, men From Ushuaia to Sölden The sixth and last one in the series, this ...
[ Read more ]
06. September 2006

Schedule Changes for 2007 Biathlon Worlds
Information for press rapresentatives We would like to inform that the International Biathlon Union (IBU) had to modi...
[ Read more ]
07. September 2006

Malysz, Kofler, Ahonen Skip Japan Summer GP 06
The summer series in ski jumping will move to Hakuba with 2 competitions this weekend. Information is scarce but this...
[ Read more ]
07. September 2006

Happponen, Okabe, Loitzl Strong in Hakuba Training for 06 Summer GP
Results and comments from the first training ahead of the 2006 summer GP in ski jumping in Hakuba, Japan on Friday. The ...
[ Read more ]
08. September 2006

Bonus Seconds May Prove Essential in Tour de Ski
We published the story below on the Tour de Ski earlier this year, as the season now approaches it may be time to revisi...
[ Read more ]
11. September 2006

US NC Update 110906
OLYMPIC VETERANS SPILLANE, DEMONG HIGHLIGHT 2007 U.S. NORDIC COMBINED TEAM PARK CITY, Utah (Sept. 11) - Former sprint...
[ Read more ]
11. September 2006

OLYMPIC MEDALIST, WORLD CHAMPION TOBY DAWSON RETIRES
PARK CITY, Utah (Sept. 11) - Olympic moguls bronze medalist Toby Dawson (Vail, CO), who also is the reigning dual moguls...
[ Read more ]
11. September 2006

Hanevold Beats Andresen in Norway
Halvard Hanevold missed 2 out of 20 shots and won a roller ski biathlon event in Hoenefoss, Norway this weekend. Frod...
[ Read more ]
11. September 2006

SEVEN OLYMPIANS NAMED TO 2007 U.S. CROSS COUNTRY TEAM
Sprinters Newell, Randall lead largest team since 1998 PARK CITY, Utah (Sept. 12) - Sprinters Andy Newell (Shaftsbury...
[ Read more ]
12. September 2006

French Roller Ski Notes 130906
J-5 TRANS’ROLLER FINALE - ODLO ROLLERSKI TOUR & FIS ROLLERSKI WORLD CUP 16 & 17 SEPTEMBRE 2006 Où cro...
[ Read more ]
13. September 2006

Oslo/Lillehammer in Joint Bid for 2018 Winter Games
The Norwegian capital of Oslo will co-operate with Lillehammer as one Norwegian candidate to apply for the Olympic Winte...
[ Read more ]
13. September 2006

SEVEN ATHLETES, INCLUDING FIVE WOMEN NAMED TO 2007 U.S. SKI JUMPING TEAM
Team hopeful of women's jumping added to 2010 Olympic program PARK CITY, Utah (Sept. 13) - Seven athletes, including ...
[ Read more ]
13. September 2006

163 days to go for Sapporo 2007: Final Inspection
Beautiful, sunny and warm late summer days in the city of Sapporo greeted the participants to the Final Inspection for t...
[ Read more ]
13. September 2006

FIS Tour de Ski enters final preparations
Planning the Final Climb Less than four months remain until the start of the FIS Tour de Ski 2006/2007 on December 2...
[ Read more ]
13. September 2006

No Major Changes for Nor. XC Sprinters
The Norwegian men sprinters has enjoyed a reasonably good summer in terms of training says head coach Ulf Morten Aune to...
[ Read more ]
14. September 2006

Norway with Mix Group of Skiers in Dusseldorf 06
Norway will likely be represented by this cross-country team for the men’s sprint in Dusseldorf, Germany in late October...
[ Read more ]
14. September 2006

Swedish XC Notes 150906 (Swe.)
More later in English: Landslaget i Italien för det första utlandslägret Säsongens första utlandsläger drar igång på...
[ Read more ]
15. September 2006

New Rules Scheduled for XC Sprints
Once again there are changes to the sprint rules in cross-country ahead of the 2006/2007 season, these changes below are...
[ Read more ]
15. September 2006

Surprise Winner in Ger. Bia Champs, Greis 8th, Fischer 14th
Results and comments from the (open) German biathlon summer championships on Friday, 10k sprint men: Notables: Gre...
[ Read more ]
15. September 2006

Wilhelm Ger. Summer Champ in Sprint Biathlon 150906
Results and comments from the (open) German biathlon summer championships on Friday, 7,5k sprint women: Wilhelm still...
[ Read more ]
15. September 2006

Gjerdalen Impressive in Local Nor. XC Test
Norwegian Tord Asle Gjerdalen is, together with Petter Northug, a coming man in Norwegian cross-country. Gjerdalen wo...
[ Read more ]
16. September 2006

Denkinger German Summer Champion in Pursuit
Results and comments from the women’s 10k in the German summer biathlon championships: Denkinger, 3rd from the sprint...
[ Read more ]
16. September 2006

Birnbacher German Summer Champion in Pursuit
Results and comments from the men’s 12,5k pursuit in the German summer biathlon championships: Birnbacher 3rd from th...
[ Read more ]
16. September 2006

Svendsen With Very Strong Performance in Nor. Summer Biathlon, Clear Victory Over Bjoerndalen
Results and comments from the men’s 10k sprint in the Norwegian summer biathlon championships on Saturday: Svendsen m...
[ Read more ]
16. September 2006

Grubben (Tjoerhom) Win Nor. Bia Champ in Sprint
Results and comments from the women’s 7,5k sprint in the Norwegian summer biathlon championships on Saturday: Linda G...
[ Read more ]
16. September 2006

Manninen Finnish Summer Champion in Sprint
Results from the Finnish National Summer Championships this weekend 16.9.2006 Kuopio HS 127 and skiing in Leppävirta ...
[ Read more ]
18. September 2006

Hautamaeki Finnish Summer Champion, Ahonen 4th
Results from the Finnish National Summer Championships this weekend Ski Jumping 17.9.2006 Kuopio HS 127 1. ...
[ Read more ]
18. September 2006

Eckhoff Leads Hanevold in Norwegian Biathlon Champs, Bjoendalen Skips Pursuit
Please view results and comments from the men’s and women’s pusuits event in the Norwegian summer biathlon champs below:...
[ Read more ]
18. September 2006

Renner to Skip 07 Season, 2010 Long Term Goal
MOM-TO-BE SARA RENNER TARGETS PODIUM AT VANCOUVER GAMES -Olympic medallist takes year off, commits to leading team towa...
[ Read more ]
18. September 2006

Story Revisited, Leading Russian XC Skiers Out for 07 Season
This story was first published on www.wintersport.as August 2nd this year. Russia won the 2006 Olympic gold in the wo...
[ Read more ]
18. September 2006

Finnish XC Notes 190906
Successful camp in Ramsau The Finnish Cross-Country Team had a 12-days training camp as they wished in Ramsau (AUT)...
[ Read more ]
19. September 2006

Var. Skating News 190906
Lausanne, September 19, 2006 ISU Council Meeting – Geneva , Switzerland September 15-16, 2006 The ISU Council conside...
[ Read more ]
19. September 2006

Biathlon Results, 2006 Summer Worlds
There were world championships in summer biahtlon in Russia last week, these are the results: Sprint men: 1 22 T...
[ Read more ]
20. September 2006

Head Coach Magnar Dalen injured in Ramsau
FINNISH CROSS-COUNTRY MEDIA INFO Head Coach Magnar Dalen injured in Ramsau Head Coach Magnar Dalen's training camp...
[ Read more ]
20. September 2006

Inge Braathen Interiview 200906
www.wintersport.as spoke to Sweden’s cross-country head coach Inge Braathen on a number of issues last week. Braathen co...
[ Read more ]
20. September 2006

Hitzer, Birnbacher German Summer Biathlon Champions
Katrin Hitzer won the women’s 15k individual in the German summer biathlon championships earlier this week. These ski...
[ Read more ]
21. September 2006

FIS Roller Skiing season completes
The 2006 FIS Roller Skiing World Cup finished with the Trans’Roller in France on 16-17th September. The last of the four...
[ Read more ]
21. September 2006

Denkinger, Birnbacher Win Summer Biathlon Sprints in Oberhof
Women’s roller ski sprint in Oberhof on Wednesday: Denkinger missed one shot, Glagow and Henkel 2 while Wilhelm misse...
[ Read more ]
21. September 2006

CANADIAN ALPINE SKI TEAM JOINS FORCES WITH GENERAL MOTORS TO FIND WINNING AERODYNAMICS
CAST athletes prepare to train at state-of-the-art GM wind tunnel facility CALGARY, AB (September 21th, 2006) – ...
[ Read more ]
22. September 2006

Roller Ski News in French/220906
COUPE DU MONDE FIS ROLLERSKI Samedi, doublé franc-comtois Manu JONNIER et Alex ROUSSELET marquent leur territoire !...
[ Read more ]
22. September 2006

US Ski Notes 230906
SPOTLIGHT ON THE BEST: SKI JUMPER JESSICA JEROME For the first time, the U.S. Ski Team has named women to its national...
[ Read more ]
23. September 2006

Gjoemle, Hjelmeset Win Roller Ski Sprints in Norway
Results from roller ski sprint events at Gjoevik, Norway, on Saturday: Women’s class: Ella Gjoemle 6.36 Hilde Ped...
[ Read more ]
23. September 2006

Aukland 3rd in Nor. XC Running Champs
Norwegian cross-country skier Anders Aukland showed strength as the placed 3rd in the Norwegian 10k cross-country runnin...
[ Read more ]
23. September 2006

Can. Alpine Notes 250906
SIMARD, GRANDI, WOOLSTENCROFT AND TAYLOR LEAD WAY AS ALPIN CANADA ALPIN UNVEILS AWARD OF EXCELLENCE WINNERS Regina...
[ Read more ]
25. September 2006

German Alpine News 250906
Isabelle Huber gibt Rücktritt bekannt von DSV-Pressestelle Planegg (dsv) Isabelle Huber vom SC Ruhpolding beendet ihre...
[ Read more ]
25. September 2006

TORONTO BUSINESSMAN REID DRURY TO CHAIR ALPINE CANADA ALPIN
Bob Ellard of Regina elected Vice-Chairman at Annual General Meeting Regina, SK (September 25th, 2006) – Toronto...
[ Read more ]
25. September 2006

Dementiev, Sidko Russian XC Summer Champions
Results from the summer cross-country skiing Russian championships in Ostrov (Pskov region, not far from Estonian Otepaa...
[ Read more ]
25. September 2006

Gjoemle Wins Nor. XC Roller Ski Test
Ella Gjoemle won a 6.2k classic plus 6.2k skate pursuit roller ski test event among the Norwegian cross-country women on...
[ Read more ]
26. September 2006

Roenning Wins Nor. XC Test Similar to Tour de Ski Format
The Norwegian cross-country men ran an old pursuit roller ski test today with a 6.5k classic event in the morning follow...
[ Read more ]
26. September 2006

Wilhelm Beats Olofsson in Rupholding Summer Biathlon, Birnbacher Wins Men’s Class
Results from roller ski events in Rupholding this weekend: Mass start results follow below: Women’s sprint: 9 o...
[ Read more ]
26. September 2006

FIS Tour de Ski web site online
www.tour-de-ski.com, the main information source for the FIS Tour de Ski is now online. Including a welcome by FIS Presi...
[ Read more ]
27. September 2006

Zubrilova Moving to Coaching Career
Belarussian biathlete Olena Zubrilova has reportedly scaled back on her own training/ambitions and is a part of the Bela...
[ Read more ]
27. September 2006

2007 U.S. ALPINE SKI TEAM HEADLINED BY 16 RETURNING OLYMPIANS
PARK CITY, Utah (Sept. 27) - Olympic champions Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) and Julia Mancuso (Olympic Valley, CA) plus re...
[ Read more ]
27. September 2006

Ahonen Entered for Summer GP in Klingenthal
This is the entry list for the ski jumping summer event in Klingentahl this weekend: Kuettel, Loitzl, Ljoekelsoey a...
[ Read more ]
28. September 2006

Tour de Ski, Bonus Points May Prove Essential
The Norwegian cross-country men ran a roller ski test this week, first a 6.5k classic interval start and then an old pur...
[ Read more ]
28. September 2006

NINE OLYMPIANS HEADLINE 2007 U.S. FREESTYLE TEAM
PARK CITY, Utah (Sept. 28) - Reigning moguls world champions Nate Roberts (Park City, UT) and Hannah Kearney (Norwich, V...
[ Read more ]
28. September 2006

OLYMPIC MEDALIST, TWO-TIME WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS MEDALIST FLETCHER RETIRES
PARK CITY, Utah (Sept. 28) - Following a storied career spanning 10 years and three Olympic Games, Rosey Fletcher (Girdw...
[ Read more ]
28. September 2006

Cherezov, Ermolaeva Russian Summer Biathlon Champions
Results from Russian summer biathlon champs in Izhevsk. Ski roller, individual, women, 15 km: 1. Ermolaeva Lubov...
[ Read more ]
28. September 2006

Ex. Swedish Head Coach Speaks on XC in China
Per Erik Roennestrand went from Chief of sport for Swedish cross-country to China last year. Here is an interview with M...
[ Read more ]
29. September 2006

Ahonen Strong in Klingenthal Summer GP Training
Today saw training and qualification in Klingenthal ahead of the summer GP in ski jumping to be held on Saturday. Dur...
[ Read more ]
29. September 2006

Malysz Wins Summer GP in Klingenthal 2006, Ahonen 10th
Results and comments from the summer GP in ski jumping in Klingenthal today: The top skiers: Malysz strong all wee...
[ Read more ]
30. September 2006

CODA LAUNCHES CONSTRUCTION ON FIVE NEW WORLD-LEADING FACILITIES AT CANADA OLYMPIC PARK
-Alpine and freestyle skiers, snowboarders receive training and competition venue in Calgary- Calgary-Thousands of Ca...
[ Read more ]
30. September 2006

xNews by ITweb Online As