(Goms, Switzerland) The world’s best junior athletes will arrive in Switzerland this weekend for their most important competition of the season with the FIS Nordic & U23 World Ski Championships in Kandersteg and Goms.
Over 660 athletes from nearly 40 nations have entered for the Nordic events. From 28th January-3rd February 2018, the Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined competitions will take place in Kandersteg while Goms will host the Cross-Country Skiing events. Altogether, medals are up for grabs in ten events for the juniors, and three events in the U23 category.
For the first time, ladies’ Nordic Combined will be included on the Junior World Championship programme. A test event will be held on 30th January in Kandersteg which marks another key step in the development of ladies’ Nordic Combined.
Swiss-Ski will provide a LIVE STREAM service for all Cross-Country competitions.
The official competition program can be found HERE.
*All further information about the Nordic Junior World Championships can be found on the OFFICIAL WEBSITE from 28 January to 4 February in Kandersteg & Goms.