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  • U.S. Ski & Snowboard Adds Two New Regional Coaches July 15, 2018
    U.S. Ski & Snowboard has hired two new alpine regional coaches, further reinforcing the organization’s renewed focus and commitment to alpine development as a result of findings from Project 26. Mike Prado joins the Western Region, bringing 10 years of coaching experience including a stint with the women’s development team and more recently with Squaw […]
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  • New Certified U.S. Ski & Snowboard Center of Excellence Opens in South Lake Tahoe July 13, 2018
    U.S. Ski & Snowboard has a brand new certified Center of Excellence in South Lake Tahoe, California, providing state-of-the-art medical facilities to the elite team athletes based in that community, as well as the thousands of skiers and snowboarders who dream of future Olympic success. The facility is part of a dream to improve community […]
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  • Q&A With Swiss Star Melanie Meillard July 12, 2018
    Switerland’s rising star Melanie Meillard came on to the World Cup with a bang and enjoyed success after success before suffering a season-ending injury just prior to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Now, she’s well on her way back. Our friends at FIS asked her some questions about her past successes and also what lies […]
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  • Stockholm Prepared for 2019 World Cup on the Heels of Are World Championships July 10, 2018
    Members of the World Cup Stockholm organizing committee and city officials met with FIS staff on July 4 at the site of the 2019 event at Hammarbybacken to establish a plan for preparing the race slope and arena and tackling other organizational logistics in the upcoming season. The 2019 event is scheduled on the heels […]
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  • Hannes Reichelt and the Role of the FIS Athletes’ Representative July 9, 2018
    Austria’s Hannes Reichelt is not only one of the fastest human beings on two skis, but also a member of the FIS Athletes’ Commission, representing the racers at the different FIS committee meetings. The position is not an easy task for the 13-time World Cup winner, but a responsibility he assumes and appreciates none the […]
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  • NYSEF Expands Programming to Belleayre Mountain July 5, 2018
    The New York Ski Educational Foundation (NYSEF) is excited to announce its growing partnership with the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA) by offering competitive alpine and freeride programming at Belleayre Mountain Ski Center in Highmount, N.Y. Managed by ORDA since 2012, Belleayre is conveniently located approximately two-and-a-half hours from the greater New York City area […]
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  • Austrian Men’s Slalom Team Trains in Leogang July 3, 2018
    Austrians Manuel Feller, Michael Matt, Marco Schwarz, and Christian Hirschbuehl completed an intensive conditioning and strength training camp last week at the Hotel Forsthofgut in Leogang, Austria. In mid-August, the training group led by Coach Marko Pfeifer travels to the first on-snow training camp of the season in New Zealand. “At the moment I feel better […]
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  • Ski Racing Media Seeks Interns for 2018-19 Season July 2, 2018
    Ski Racing Media is currently seeking editorial and video interns to join our staff ahead of the 2018-19 competition season. We are looking to fill our internship positions this summer to train for more extensive work during the fall and winter. Prospective interns should be highly motivated individuals who are familiar with ski competition and […]
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  • Soldeu is Busy Preparing for 2019 World Cup Finals in Andorra June 30, 2018
    At the FIS Congress in Costa Navarino this spring, FIS took the opportunity to meet with David Hidalgo Vila, CEO of Soldeu-Grandvalira, to talk about the upcoming World Cup Finals in Andorra. Soldeu will host the World Cup Finals in 2018/19. How excited are you about this event? We are very excited. It will be […]
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  • U.S. Europa Cup Men Train in France June 29, 2018
    Six athletes from the men’s Europa Cup alpine team hit the slopes of France last week to kick off their first official prep period camp of the 2019 season. Athletes include 2017 World Juniors downhill champion Sam Morse, 2018 World Juniors bronze medalist in super-G Luke Winters, as well as Cooper Cornelius, Nick Krause, Kyle Negomir […]
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