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Meribel-Courchevel chosen as French candidate for World Ski Championships 2023

Merinet.Com - ‎Feb 2, 2016‎
As far as the pistes are concerned, there is not much to modify as the work was done for the World Cup Finals in 2015. For us, it's a real project for the resort which will allow us to restructure the Olympic Centre and that will last for the next 30 ...
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Meet the Wyoming cowboy who will be 'master of snow' at Pyeongchang Olympics

CTV News - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Having honed his craft at annual World Cup races and last season's world championships in Beaver Creek, Colorado, the snow maestro prepared courses for the 2002 Salt Lake City Games and 2014 Sochi Games.

Owen Sound's Larisa Yurkiw leads vote for Canadian alpine skier of the year

Owen Sound Sun Times - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Owen Sound's Larisa Yurkiw is the runaway leader in the vote to be named Canada's female alpine skier of the year. The 27-year-old Yurkiw led the online selection by more ... The awards will be presented at the Canadian National Championships gala on ...
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'Yeti' caught on camera in Spanish ski resort - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
A spokesman for the resort, which hosted the FIS Alpine Junior World Ski Championships in 2008, tried to reassure visitors saying: “We have spoken to the witnesses of the sighting to identify the area in which it took place and after combing the area ...

Méribel and Courchevel to launch joint French bid for 2023 Alpine Skiing World Championships - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
France is to compete with Austria for the right to host the 2023 International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Championships after the neighbouring resorts of Méribel and Courchevel were confirmed as co-bidders. Three resorts had initially been in ...

Anders Fannemal the latest victory in a spectacular ski season for Norway

euronews - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
Crantz won all titles at the World Championships in 1937 and 1939. At the 1941 World Championship she won three additional titles and then retired.

Hale youngster set for alpine test

Messenger Newspapers - ‎2 hours ago‎
HALE skiing sensation Rebecca Greaves insists she is in a stronger position than ever to enjoy a successful outing at next week's English Alpine Championships. Greaves will be one of 350 of the country's best alpine skiers to descend upon the Italian ...

Sochi still basking in Olympic afterglow

Olympic - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Foremost among these is the Rosa Khutor Alpine Resort, which hosted the alpine skiing events during the Olympic Winter Games.

Time Machine

Vail Daily News - ‎17 hours ago‎
Gypsum native Cassidy Warner shared the story of her work as a race course volunteer during the 2015 FIS World Alpine Ski Championships. Eagle Public Works employees installed a large clock at the Centennial Stage at Eagle Town Park. The clock ...

MAKELA: Why I'm a proud Northerner

The Sudbury Star - ‎Feb 3, 2016‎
... and tennis court approximately 27 steps from my front door, the workday commute is almost always less than 30 minutes one way and there are more freshwater lakes within a few minutes' drive of my house than probably just about every other city in ...

Arnie Wilson :We're Away From Our Desks - Racing in the City Ski Championships

Huffington Post UK - ‎22 hours ago‎
One sponsor, the Financial Times, holds a packed evening Alpine Forum. The panel, chaired by the FT's Ravi Mattu, included Frank Gardner, the BBC's security correspondent, Damon Hill, the former world champion Formula 1 racing driver, Accenture's Peter ...

Video shows daredevils race down Val d'Isere slopes with skis and PARACHUTES

Daily Mail - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Sydney Cohen, 27, from Cambery, France had been paragliding previously and so when he visited one of the 'most epic' spots in the world to ski, he couldn't resist adding a bit of flair to his experience by speedriding. Sydney and friend Theo ...

World Cup downhill chase up for grabs after Svindal injury - ‎Jan 29, 2016‎
A big injury has changed the course of the men's downhill season. Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal, who holds a massive lead in the World Cup standings, crashed during last week's event on the notoriously dangerous Streif course in Kitzbuehel, Austria.
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Virtual-Strategy Magazine - ‎24 minutes ago‎
ESChat and Sonim Technologies have worked together on a number of successful FirstNet related special events including the 2016 Rose Parade, the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, the New Mexico State Fair and the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships in ...
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West Vancouver's Simmerling gunning for third Olympic appearance - in third sport

Vancouver Sun - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
Georgia Simmerling of Canada participates in the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Downhill training on December 3, 2009 in Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada.

Three from Stittsville win sport awards - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
... hand cycling, para-alpine mono-skiing and para-rowing. Bren Hunter of Stittsville, a student at South Carleton High School in Richmond, attended two World Karate Association Karate World Championships in 2015, coming home with three medals. He ...

Pacesetter AJ Kitt inspires racers to chase dreams

Mountaintimes - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
He raced on four FIS Alpine World Ski Championships teams and competed on the World Cup circuit for 11 seasons. He won Bronze at the World Championships in 1993, took six World Cup podiums, and 21 World Cup top-ten finishes, marking an era when ...

Mehain ready for Romania trails

Vernon Morning Star - ‎Feb 6, 2016‎
She works super hard and has the willingness to push herself in training.” Mehain leaves Friday for the World Junior Cross Country Championships in Rasnov, Romania after placing fourth overall in the Haywood Nor-Am World Junior/U23 Trials last month in ...
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Korean skier earns applause at 2018 Olympics test event

Salon - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
... applause at 2018 Olympics test event Spectators wave South Korean flags as South Korea's Kim Hyeon-tae crosses the finish line during a men's World Cup super-G race, also a test event for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, at the Jeongseon ...

Arnie Wilson :At Last - the 'Eddie the Eagle' Film!

Huffington Post UK - ‎22 hours ago‎
Konrad Bartelski, Britain's greatest ever World Cup downhiller, joined Eddie and Simon for a ski trip to St Anton, Austria.