• Died in a tragic mountain accident: French team doctor Damien Parcot

    French team doctor dies in mountaineering accident

    Damien Parcot, team doctor of the French snowboard team since 2013, has passed away beginning of this week when the 42-year father of three fell 200 metres together with his 18-year-old nephew Noé whom he accompanied in a two-person roped party.  

  • 20 years of FIS Snowboard World Cup equals 20 years of World Cup history for Claudia Riegler

    20 years of snowboarding – Claudia Riegler has seen it all

    Claudia Riegler is the only active athlete on the World Cup circuit who has competed in the first ever World Cup event in Zell am See/Kaprun back in November 1994. And although the 41-year-old from Flachau is sometimes double as old as her competitors on the parallel courses around the world, the outgoing three-time Olympian proves year after year that she still has it in her.