FIS-Ski.com - Alpine Skiing - News RSShttp://www.fis-ski.com/index.htmlLatest FIS newsenThu, 16 Nov 2017 08:16:00 +0000Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:16:00 +0000News RSS<![CDATA[Reto Nydegger (NOR) is setting the Lake Louise SG]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=reto-nydegger-nor-setting-the-lake-louise.html?cid=rssThe first speed races of the season will take place in Lake Louise next week-end, with a men’s downhill and a super-g on the 25th and 26th November 2017.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=reto-nydegger-nor-setting-the-lake-louise.htmlThu, 16 Nov 2017 08:16:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Positive snow control for Killington (USA)]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/official-communications/article=positive-snow-control-for-killington-usa-108231.html?cid=rssThis is to inform you that the Ladies' Audi FIS Ski World Cup races in Killington (USA) are confirmed following the official snow control from today 16th November 2017. As scheduled, the races will take place on 25th - 26th November 2017.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/official-communications/article=positive-snow-control-for-killington-usa-108231.htmlThu, 16 Nov 2017 07:15:00 +0000
<![CDATA[FIS responds to heartbreaking news of David Poisson's passing]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=fis-responds-heartbreaking-news-david-poisson-passing.html?cid=rssDavid Poisson, 35, was a respected and accomplished member of the French Alpine Ski Team.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=fis-responds-heartbreaking-news-david-poisson-passing.htmlMon, 13 Nov 2017 20:38:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Snow control thumbs up for men's speed opener at Lake Louise]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=snow-control-thumbs-for-men-speed-opener-lake-louise.html?cid=rssThe men’s Audi FIS Ski World Cup races in Lake Louise, Canada, were confirmed today following the official snow control.

 

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=snow-control-thumbs-for-men-speed-opener-lake-louise.htmlMon, 13 Nov 2017 19:15:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Felix Neureuther skis to his 13th World Cup victory]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=felix-neureuther-skis-his-13th-world-cup-victory.html?cid=rssThe Audi FIS Ski World Cup season could also start for the men this week-end with the slalom opening in Levi, Finland. Traditionally, the winner of this race gets a reindeer and this season, the athlete that could walk away with the animal is Germany’s Felix Neureuther.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=felix-neureuther-skis-his-13th-world-cup-victory.htmlSun, 12 Nov 2017 17:00:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Vlhova turns on the jets for World Cup Levi win]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=vlhova-turns-the-jets-for-world-cup-levi-win.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=vlhova-turns-the-jets-for-world-cup-levi-win.htmlSat, 11 Nov 2017 13:52:00 +0000<![CDATA[Simoncelli (ITA) and Pfeifer (AUT) will set the men's course in Levi]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=simoncelli-ita-and-pfeifer-aut-will-set-the-men-course-levi.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=simoncelli-ita-and-pfeifer-aut-will-set-the-men-course-levi.htmlMon, 06 Nov 2017 08:02:00 +0000<![CDATA[Bode Miller is officially retiring]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=bode-miller-officially-retiring.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=bode-miller-officially-retiring.htmlTue, 31 Oct 2017 14:34:00 +0000<![CDATA[Soelden men's giant slalom cancelled due to storm]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=men-giant-slalom-cancelled-due-storm.html?cid=rssThe Audi FIS Ski World Cup Opening for the men's Tour had to be cancelled on the Rettenbach glacier in Sölden due to extreme weather conditions.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=men-giant-slalom-cancelled-due-storm.htmlSun, 29 Oct 2017 06:06:00 +0000
<![CDATA[Rebensburg claims come-from-behind victory at Sölden]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=rebensburg-claims-come-from-behind-victory-solden.html?cid=rssGerman winner matches result from 2010 season opener. 

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=rebensburg-claims-come-from-behind-victory-solden.htmlSat, 28 Oct 2017 14:16:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Skieur d’Or AIJS – Serge Lang Trophy 2017 goes to Mikaela Shiffrin]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=skieur-aijs-serge-lang-trophy-2017-goes-mikaela-shiffrin.html?cid=rssFor the first time in recent years, a majority of members of the AIJS decided to elect an American ski star as the recipient of the ‘Skieur d’Or- AIJS Trophy Serge Lang’ Award to be presented at Soelden on Friday Oct.27th – 2017 in occasion of the Forum Alpinum to USA’s wondergirl Mikaela Shiffrin.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=skieur-aijs-serge-lang-trophy-2017-goes-mikaela-shiffrin.htmlFri, 27 Oct 2017 17:02:00 +0100
<![CDATA[FIS Forum Alpinum discusses innovations to kick off Olympic season]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/news-multimedia/news/article=fis-forum-alpinum-discusses-innovations-kick-off-olympic-season.html?cid=rssth October 2017 in Soelden (AUT) as members of the alpine ski racing community and media gathered together for the annual event.]]>/news-multimedia/news/article=fis-forum-alpinum-discusses-innovations-kick-off-olympic-season.htmlFri, 27 Oct 2017 16:38:00 +0100<![CDATA[Media days kick off Sölden excitement]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=media-days-kick-off-solden-excitement.html?cid=rssPress conferences and media events raise the level of enthusiasm for the season opener. 

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=media-days-kick-off-solden-excitement.htmlFri, 27 Oct 2017 13:34:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Audi extends title sponsorship of the FIS Ski World Cup]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=audi-stays-title-sponsor-for-the-fis-ski-world-cup.html?cid=rssTogether in the next decade: Audi confirms an extension of its contract as a title sponsor of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup until 2022. With this, Audi highlights its position as an important partner of international winter sports. The 16th common season starts this week-end in Sölden (Austria), where the continuation of this engagement has been announced at the Audi Media Talk.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=audi-stays-title-sponsor-for-the-fis-ski-world-cup.htmlThu, 26 Oct 2017 17:14:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Big Audi FIS Ski World Cup opening this weekend in Soelden]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/news-multimedia/news/article=big-audi-fis-ski-world-cup-opening-this-weekend-soelden.html?cid=rssth and 29th October, the new season gets underway with men’s and a ladies’ giant slaloms on the Rettenbach glacier in Soelden (AUT).]]>/news-multimedia/news/article=big-audi-fis-ski-world-cup-opening-this-weekend-soelden.htmlWed, 25 Oct 2017 16:24:00 +0100<![CDATA[Theolier (SWE) and Doppelhofer (GER) will set the course in Sölden]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=theolier-swe-and-doppelhofer-ger-will-set-the-course-solden.html?cid=rssFrom this year on, the men’s Audi FIS Ski World Cup Tour will be appointing its course setters five days prior to the races. With the World Cup Opening giant slalom in Sölden taking place on Sunday 29th October, the course setters for both runs have been appointed.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=theolier-swe-and-doppelhofer-ger-will-set-the-course-solden.htmlMon, 23 Oct 2017 09:22:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Ilka Stuhec suffers severe knee injury]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=ilka-stuhec-suffers-severe-knee-injury.html?cid=rssSlovenian World Cup star sustains injury ahead of the Olympic season. 

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=ilka-stuhec-suffers-severe-knee-injury.htmlSun, 22 Oct 2017 17:15:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Green light for World Cup opening in Sölden]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=green-light-for-world-cup-opening-solden.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=green-light-for-world-cup-opening-solden.htmlFri, 20 Oct 2017 10:18:00 +0100<![CDATA[Final countdown to the season start has begun]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=final-countdown-the-season-start-has-begun.html?cid=rssThe World Cup Opening in Sölden is just around the corner, and our two Chief Race Directors Atle Skaardal (ladies’ Tour) and Markus Waldner (men’s Tour) took some time to share their thoughts about the upcoming season.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=final-countdown-the-season-start-has-begun.htmlTue, 17 Oct 2017 10:18:00 +0100
<![CDATA[FIS alpine committee updates]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=fis-alpine-committee-updates.html?cid=rssLenzerheide to host the World Cup Finals 2021, Lindsey Vonn's proposal tabled to next spring, men's course setters to be drawn five day prior to the event, here are the main topics of the Zurich meetings.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=fis-alpine-committee-updates.htmlMon, 09 Oct 2017 17:01:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Preview FIS alpine meetings in Zurich]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=preview-fis-alpine-meetings-zurich.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=preview-fis-alpine-meetings-zurich.htmlWed, 27 Sep 2017 08:56:00 +0100<![CDATA[It's a wrap for the South Hemisphere's sesaon]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=wrap-for-the-south-hemisphere-sesaon.html?cid=rssUnbelievable but true: the season is over in the southern hemisphere! The Australia New Zealand Cup and the South American Cup came to an end and crownd deserving winners who secured personal qualification spots for the upcoming World Cup season.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=wrap-for-the-south-hemisphere-sesaon.htmlSat, 23 Sep 2017 11:49:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Longed-for comebacks]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=the-longed-for-moment-the-comeback.html?cid=rssInjuries are part of a professional athletes’ life and yet it’s not an easy thing to handle. Last season, several top athletes were hit by severe, partly season ending injuries. What they have in common is certainly a strong wish to come back at the highest level and a tenacious fighting spirit. In that pre-season period, their efforts are being rewarded, as most of them were able to return to the snow and start preparations for the Olympic season.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=the-longed-for-moment-the-comeback.htmlTue, 19 Sep 2017 15:15:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Velez Zuzulova injures knee during training in Argentina]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=velez-zuzulova-injures-knee-during-training-argentina.html?cid=rssSlovakian World Cup star Veronika Velez Zuzulova has suffered a serious injury in Ushuaia, Argentina. According to Sport.sk, the slalom specialist may have suffered an ACL tear, but the diagnosis is unconfirmed.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=velez-zuzulova-injures-knee-during-training-argentina.htmlWed, 13 Sep 2017 18:59:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Unlucky athletes with pre-season injuries]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=unlucky-athletes-with-pre-season-injuries.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=unlucky-athletes-with-pre-season-injuries.htmlTue, 12 Sep 2017 09:20:00 +0100<![CDATA[Q&A Michelle Gisin]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=michelle-gisin.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=michelle-gisin.htmlTue, 05 Sep 2017 18:10:00 +0100<![CDATA[Halfway through the Australia New Zealand Cup]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=halfway-through-the-australia-new-zealand-cup.html?cid=rssDownunder, winter has arrived for over a month and the Australia New Zealand Cup crowned 16 winners already. Lots of World Cup athletes have been training in the Southern Hemisphere and took the opportunity to participate in those Continental Cup races.]]>/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=halfway-through-the-australia-new-zealand-cup.htmlThu, 31 Aug 2017 11:06:00 +0100<![CDATA[Summer skiing in outstanding locations]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=summer-skiing-outstanding-locations.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=summer-skiing-outstanding-locations.htmlMon, 28 Aug 2017 16:21:00 +0100<![CDATA[Inspection season is in full swing]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=inspection-season-full-swing.html?cid=rssWinter 2017/18 is just around the corner and the Audi FIS Ski World Cup calendar will host not less than 79 competitions in 32 different venues. The preparations are in full swing across the 12 hosting nations as summer is the ideal period to review, re-evaluate and improve the different aspects of the event.

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/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=inspection-season-full-swing.htmlWed, 23 Aug 2017 11:06:00 +0100
<![CDATA[Marcel Hirscher sidelined for six weeks]]>http://www.fis-ski.com/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=marcel-hirscher-sidelined-for-six-weeks.html?cid=rss/alpine-skiing/news-multimedia/news/article=marcel-hirscher-sidelined-for-six-weeks.htmlThu, 17 Aug 2017 15:03:00 +0100