Prize money in the qualification
Two new rules were concerning Ski Jumping were discussed at the FIS fall meetings in Zurich recently, both still have to be confirmed at the FIS Council meeting on November 15th and 16th in Oberhofen (SUI).
From now on, an athlete needs to have scored at least one Continental Cup point, and not as before one World Cup point, in order to be allowed to compete in a Ski Flying event.
Starting with the opening event of the 2018/19 World Cup season, which is held from November 16th to 18th in Wisla (POL), the winner of the qualification in the men's World Cup will be awarded a prize money of CHF 3 000,-. At a Ski Flying event, the prize money for winning the qualification will be CHF 5 000,-.