FIS-Ski.com - News RSShttp://www.fis-ski.com/index.htmlLatest FIS newsenTue, 16 Jan 2018 17:57:00 +0000Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:57:00 +0000News RSS<![CDATA[Richard Freitag is back on the team]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=richard-freitag-back-the-team.html?cid=rss/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=richard-freitag-back-the-team.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 17:57:00 +0000<![CDATA[Schedule change to LAAX OPEN]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=schedule-change-laax-open.html?cid=rssAfter event organisers had already brought forward the slopestyle qualifiers from Wednesday to Tuesday due to a bad weather forecast, heavy snow fall has forced officials to call off the qualifiers for today as Mother Nature wasn't on the side of the snowboarders.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=schedule-change-laax-open.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 14:12:00 +0000
<![CDATA[First ever SBX World Cup in Turkey]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=first-ever-sbx-world-cup-turkey.html?cid=rssWith the Snowboard Freestyle and Alpine Snowboard World Cup already in full swing in 2018 it's finally time for the snowboard cross specialists to return to business, too. The first races of the New Year will take place this weekend in Erzurum which therefore becomes the first ever Turkish ski resort to host a SBX Word Cup.  

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/snowboard/cross/news-multimedia/news/article=first-ever-sbx-world-cup-turkey.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 13:53:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Weather smiles on Ladies' COC debut and NC TRIPLE]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=weather-smiles-ladies-coc-debut-and-triple.html?cid=rssWith a delay of two weeks due to the cancelled events in Otepää (EST), the Ladies’ Continental Cup debut is finally here: the first events will now take place in conjunction with the men’s Continental Cup events in Rena, Norway. 

 

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/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=weather-smiles-ladies-coc-debut-and-triple.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 13:42:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Innerhofer tops first training in Kitzbuehel]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=innerhofer-tops-first-training-kitzbuehel.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=innerhofer-tops-first-training-kitzbuehel.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 13:40:00 +0000<![CDATA[Matjaz Pungertar has ended his career]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=matjaz-pungertar-has-ended-his-career.html?cid=rss/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=matjaz-pungertar-has-ended-his-career.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 13:28:00 +0000<![CDATA[142 000 Swiss Francs prize money at SFWC]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=142-000-swiss-francs-prize-money-sfwc.html?cid=rss/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=142-000-swiss-francs-prize-money-sfwc.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 12:46:00 +0000<![CDATA[Athlete of the Week: Jan Schmid (NOR)]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=athlete-the-week-jan-schmid-nor-114814.html?cid=rssThere are few people in the Nordic Combined World Cup, who can appreciate the statement “Patience is a virtue” more than the current World Cup leader Jan Schmid. At 34 years of age, the Norwegian with Swiss roots conquered the yellow bib for the very first time and, as he proved in Val di Fiemme in an impressive manner, he is here to keep it. 


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/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=athlete-the-week-jan-schmid-nor-114814.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 09:30:00 +0000
<![CDATA[The French team for Chaux-Neuve]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=the-french-team-for-chaux-neuve.html?cid=rssThe French team returns home for their very own World Cup in Chaux-Neuve and these are the athletes, who will get to enjoy the amazing atmosphere:

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/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=the-french-team-for-chaux-neuve.htmlTue, 16 Jan 2018 07:23:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Olympic selections]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=olympic-selections.html?cid=rssWith the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang coming closer, some of the participating nations have already announced some of their selections for the Games. This article will continuously be updated when further names become official.

 

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/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=olympic-selections.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 17:50:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Former World Champions Kranjec and Schlierenzauer not in Oberstdorf]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=former-world-champions-kranjec-and-schlierenzauer-not-oberstdorf.html?cid=rss/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=former-world-champions-kranjec-and-schlierenzauer-not-oberstdorf.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 16:53:00 +0000<![CDATA[Snowboard World Cup circuit returns to Laax]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=snowboard-world-cup-circuit-returns-laax.html?cid=rssThe LAAX OPEN has become one of the premiere events of the snowboard slopestyle and halfpipe calendar over the past decades. And being a World Cup tour stop since last season, stakes will be raised one more time as 17th to 20th January 2018 mark the final qualifying opportunity for many riders looking to make their Olympic teams. 

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=snowboard-world-cup-circuit-returns-laax.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 15:39:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Inside the Fence - Dresden City sprint]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=inside-the-fence-dresden-city-sprint.html?cid=rssWe brought Cross-Country Skiing to the people. Thank you Skiweltcup Dresden for an amazing racing weekend! Don't miss the latest Inside the Fence and find out what it was like to be competing in the middle of the city, by the Elbe river.

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/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=inside-the-fence-dresden-city-sprint.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 15:34:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Finnish National Championships recap ]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=finnish-national-championships-recap.html?cid=rssRistomatti Hakola double champion at Finnish nationals, Saarinen’s first title since 2010.  Hakola and Saarinen were the champions in the Skiathlon on the last day of Finnish nationals in Vantaa on Sunday.

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/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=finnish-national-championships-recap.htmlMon, 15 Jan 2018 07:00:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Chapuis back on top in windy and wild Idre Fjall ]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=chapuis-back-top-windy-and-wild-idre-fjall.html?cid=rssJean Frederic Chapuis claimed his first victory of the season, while top-qualifier Sandra Naeslund was awarded the win after ladies' event cancelled due to wind. 

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/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=chapuis-back-top-windy-and-wild-idre-fjall.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 17:42:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Goggia leads Italian podium sweep in Bad Kleinkirchheim]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=goggia-leads-italian-podium-sweep-bad-kleinkirchheim.html?cid=rssSofia Goggia, Federica Brignone, and Nadia Fanchini swept the downhill podium at the Austrian resort. 

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=goggia-leads-italian-podium-sweep-bad-kleinkirchheim.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 15:30:00 +0000
<![CDATA[5 slaloms in a row for Marcel Hirscher!]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=slaloms-row-for-marcel-hirscher.html?cid=rssOn Sunday, the tech racers take over the hill in Wengen and race a slalom on the Jungfrau / Männlichen course. Despite a record holding biography, the Austrian star had never celebrated a win on this slalom hill in the past and was looking to get even.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=slaloms-row-for-marcel-hirscher.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 14:37:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Second Ski Flying event on the Kulm canceled]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=second-ski-flying-event-the-kulm-canceled.html?cid=rssThe second Ski Flying competition of the weekend on the Kulm-hill in Bad Mitterndorf (AUT) became a victim of the strong wind on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Sweden and Italy win Dresden Team Sprints]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=sweden-and-italy-win-dresden-team-sprints.html?cid=rss/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=sweden-and-italy-win-dresden-team-sprints.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 12:43:00 +0000<![CDATA[COCM: Thomas Jöbstl wins final event in Ruka]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=cocm-thomas-jobstl-wins-final-event-ruka.html?cid=rssAustria’s Thomas Jöbstl topped up a really good weekend in Ruka with a victory on the final day. After a third and a sixth place, Jöbstl crossed the finish line first today, beating teammate Martin Fritz by 18.9 seconds. Norway’s Harald Johnas Riiber was third, crossing the finish line 22.4 seconds after the winner.


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/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=cocm-thomas-jobstl-wins-final-event-ruka.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 11:51:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Dresden Team Sprint Preview]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=dresden-team-sprint-preview.html?cid=rssGermany will host a team sprint World Cup race for the first time since 4 December 2011, when Mari Eide (NOR) and Maiken Caspersen Falla (NOR) gave Norway the win in Düsseldorf (freestyle) for the ladies and Jesper Modin (SWE) and Teodor Peterson (SWE) handed Sweden the win for men.

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/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=dresden-team-sprint-preview.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 07:31:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Schmid-tour de force decides last Fiemme event]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=the-ind-gundersen-from-fiemme-live-from-cet-114534.html?cid=rssNot only is Jan Schmid the current leader of the World Cup, today he also proved that he can win a race from the front, all by himself. In an incredible tour de force, Schmid caught teammate and jumping leader Jarl Riiber and Mario Seidl and proceeded to ski into the finish undisputedly. In the end, 8.0 seconds separated Schmid from a big group that sprinted for the places. Lukas Klapfer had the best end and captured rank two, his second podium in three days and Fabian Rießle beat teammate Johannes Rydzek for the third rank (+8.3).

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/nordic-combined/news-multimedia/news/article=the-ind-gundersen-from-fiemme-live-from-cet-114534.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 06:49:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Lundby a class of her own]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=lundby-class-her-own.html?cid=rss/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=lundby-class-her-own.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 06:39:00 +0000<![CDATA[Killi and Ragettli prevail in Aspen Snowmass slopestyle World Cup]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=killi-and-ragettli-prevail-aspen-snowmass-slopestyle-world-cup.html?cid=rss/freestyle-skiing/halfpipe-slopestyle/news-multimedia/news/article=killi-and-ragettli-prevail-aspen-snowmass-slopestyle-world-cup.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 05:41:00 +0000<![CDATA[Castellet and White triumph in wild Aspen Snowmass Halfpipe World Cup]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=castellet-and-white-triumph-wild-aspen-snowmass-halfpipe-world-cup.html?cid=rssQueralt Castellet (ESP) and Shaun White (USA) have won the 2017-18 season's third Halfpipe World Cup which was staged in Aspen Snowmass, USA today and served as penultimate international qualifier event for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang.

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/snowboard/freestyle-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=castellet-and-white-triumph-wild-aspen-snowmass-halfpipe-world-cup.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 01:17:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Naeslund and Fiva on top in Idre Fjall day one thriller]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=naeslund-and-fiva-top-idre-fjall-day-one-thriller.html?cid=rssSwedish favourite Sandra Naeslund and Swiss veteran Alex Fiva take the wins at the first of two races in Idre Fjall.

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/freestyle-skiing/ski-cross/news-multimedia/news/article=naeslund-and-fiva-top-idre-fjall-day-one-thriller.htmlSun, 14 Jan 2018 00:42:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Schoeffmann and Payer repeat their 2016 Team PSL victory in Bad Gastein]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=schoeffmann-and-payer-repeat-their-2016-team-psl-victory-bad-gastein.html?cid=rssAustrian mixed Sabine Schoeffmann and Alexander Payer have claimed victory in the 2017-18 season's second Parallel Team World Cup which was staged on the Bucheben slope in Bad Gastein, Austria as a parallel slalom race.

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/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=schoeffmann-and-payer-repeat-their-2016-team-psl-victory-bad-gastein.htmlSat, 13 Jan 2018 20:18:00 +0000
<![CDATA[First win in the World Cup for Andreas Stjernen]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=first-win-the-world-cup-for-andreas-stjernen.html?cid=rss/ski-jumping/news-multimedia/news/article=first-win-the-world-cup-for-andreas-stjernen.htmlSat, 13 Jan 2018 18:00:00 +0000<![CDATA[Falk and Pellegrino win Dresden City sprints]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=falk-and-pellegrino-win-dresden-city-sprints.html?cid=rss/cross-country/news-multimedia/news/article=falk-and-pellegrino-win-dresden-city-sprints.htmlSat, 13 Jan 2018 15:13:00 +0000<![CDATA[Brignone brings it in Bad Kleinkirchheim super-G]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=brignone-brings-bad-kleinkirchheim-super.html?cid=rssLara Gut collects her second podium of the season in second place, and Cornelia Huetter takes a home podium in third. 

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=brignone-brings-bad-kleinkirchheim-super.htmlSat, 13 Jan 2018 14:36:00 +0000