Seefeld (AUT), Are (SWE), Oberstdorf (GER) and Park City (USA) win

05 June 2014 18:12
FIS World Championship Medals
FIS World Championship Medals -

The FIS Council has elected the Organisers of the FIS World Championships 2018/2019 at the 49th International Ski Congress in Barcelona (SPA) today, 5th June 2014.

Oberstdorf (GER) and Park City, Utah (USA) were unanimously elected as hosts of the 2018 FIS Ski Flying World Championships and joint 2019 FIS Freestyle Ski & Snowboard World Championships, respectively.

The FIS 2019 Nordic World Ski Championships will be hosted by Seefeld (AUT), who took this honor in the fourth ballot with 9 votes ahead of Oberstdorf (GER) (8 votes.)

Are (SWE) was elected as the host of the 2019 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships. With 9 votes, it achieved the majority against its sole competitor Cortina d’Ampezzo (ITA).

FIS would like to thank all of the Candidates for their excellent bids and looks forward to working with the four appointed hosts in the lead up to 2018/2019.