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2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Davos, Switzerland: Ladies 10km F & Men’s 15km F

The World Cup circuit stays in Davos next weekend for replacement races due to a lack of snow at La Clusaz, France.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Lillehammer: Bjoergen wins 10km

It’s another Norwegian sweep of the podium, this time lead by World Cup leader Marit Bjoergen (NOR) with Therese Johaug in 2nd and Heidi Weng in 3rd.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Lillehammer, Norway: Ladies 10km C HSt

Last year, the FIS Cross-Country World Cup returned to Lillehammer (NOR) after an 11-year break. This season the world’s best Cross-Country skiers will be back for a stage-event – the Lillehammer Triple. The three-day stage event has the same format as Ruka Triple, which took place in Finland the previous four seasons. The program starts on December 5th with sprint free, and Stage 2 will be Ladies 5 km F and Men 10 km F individual start. Winners of the Lillehammer stage-event will be determined on Sunday after the classic pursuit competitions.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Lillehammer: Sundby win 10km

Last season’s World Cup winner Martin Johnsrud Sundby gets his first win of the season and scores enough points to take the Cup lead this season. WHile leading a Norwegian sweep of the podium.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Lillehammer, Norway: Men’s 10km F

Last year, the FIS Cross-Country World Cup returned to Lillehammer (NOR) after an 11-year break. This season the world’s best Cross-Country skiers will be back for a stage-event – the Lillehammer Triple. The three-day stage event has the same format as Ruka Triple, which took place in Finland the previous four seasons. The program starts on December 5th with sprint free, and Stage 2 will be Ladies 5 km F and Men 10 km F individual start. Winners of the Lillehammer stage-event will be determined on Sunday after the classic pursuit competitions.

2014 FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Lillehammer, Norway: 10km Individual Gundersen Race

The Nordic Combined World Cup is an international winter sports competition organized by the FIS, which consisted of combined ski jumping and cross-country skiing. The World Cup in Lillehammer this year will be a historical event. For the first time since the Winter Olympic Games in 1994, all the nordic disciplines will be carried out during one weekend in December.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Falun, Sweden: Ladies 10km F Hst

Skiathlon competitions over 15 km for ladies and 30 km for the men are scheduled on Saturday. The World Cup Finals will be concluded with pursuits on Sunday, 10 km free for ladies and 15 km for men.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Toblach, Italy: Ladies 10km C

Toblach is called a “door to the Dolomites” thanks to the breath-taking views of Three Peaks. The Nordic Arena in Toblach is reports perfect snow conditions, perfectly groomed courses & is ready to welcome World’s best Cross-Country skiing athletes.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Szklarska Poreba, Poland: Men’s 15km C Mst & Ladies 10km C Mst

The best of the best cross country skiers, such as Justyna Kowalczyk, Therese Johaug, Charlotte Kalla and others, come together in Szklarska Poreba (Poland) for the 2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup.

2014 FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Chaux Neuve, France: HS118 And 10km Ind Gundersen

Chaux-Neuve is a village with about 200 inhabitants in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France, close to the border to Switzerland. The next bigger city is Pontarlier which is located about 30 kilometres to the Northeast.

2014 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Val di Fiemme, Italy: Tour de Ski: Men’s 10km C Race

Every January, Cross-Country skiers can take part in the famous ski marathon, “Marcialonga,” which starts in Moena and reaches Canazei in Val di Fassa, and then returns to Val di Fiemme while passing by many villages near Cavalese.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Lillehammer, Norway: Ladies 10Km C And Men’s 15Km C

The World Cup in Lillehammer this year will be a historical event. For the first time since the Winter Olympic Games in 1994, all the nordic diciplines will be carried out during one weekend in December.

2013 FIS Cross Country Skiing World Cup: Falun: Women’s 10km Final Pursuit: Marit Bjoergen interview

Marit Bjoergen (NOR) talks about what it feels like to win the last race of the World Cup season.

2013 FIS Cross Country Skiing World Cup: Falun: Women’s 10km Final Pursuit: Bjoergen wins race, Kowalczyk wins WC

Marit Bjoergen (NOR) won her 3rd race in a row after WC leader, Justyna Kowalczyk (POL), did not start. Even without starting in today’s event, Kowalczyk went on to win the Overall World Cup with 2017 points.

2013 FIS Cross Country Skiing World Cup: Falun: Women’s 10km Final Pursuit: Kikkan Randall gets bronze

American Kikkan Randall took 7th place in the final race of the season with a time of 1:04:33.4. Randall finished the WC season with 1190 points as the overall win went to Justyna Kowalczyk.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Falun: Women’s 10km C Mst & Men’s 15km C Mst

Ski competitions have been arranged here since the late 19th century and Falun has a tradition of genuine hospitality among the staff involved in the service and tourism business.

2013 FIS Cross Country Skiing World Cup: Falun: Women’s 10km: Marit Bjoergen interview

Marit Bjoergen (NOR) talks about what it feels like to be be leading the WC by 45 seconds after her big win today.

2013 FIS Cross Country Skiing World Cup: Falun: Women’s 10km: Marit Bjoergen wins

Marit Bjoergen (NOR) won again today after wining yesterday’s 2km. Bjoergen finished with a time of 28.06.7 beating 2nd place Therese Johaug (NOR) by nearly 4 seconds. Bjoergen now leads the WC by 45 seconds.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Falun: Women’s 10km C Mst & Men’s 15km C Mst

Ski competitions have been arranged here in Falun since the late 19th century and Falun has a tradition of genuine hospitality among the staff involved in the service and tourism business.

2013 FIS Nordic Combined: Oslo: 10km Individual Gundersen

Norway’s capital Oslo is one of the most traditional places for Winter sports that you can find. With a population of about 600,000, Oslo and its winter sports arena in Holmenkollen have been the setting for a great number of ski events. This event airs 3/15 @ 1o:30amET/7:30amPT.

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championship: Val di Fiemme: Nordic Combined: Individual Gundersen 10km

The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships have been held in various numbers and types of events since 1925 for men and since 1954 for women.

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships: Val di Fiemme: Women’s 10km: Therese Johaug interview

Therese Johaug talks about how amazing it feels to win a world championship title after winning in the World Cup last week.

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships: Val di Fiemme: Women’s 10km: American Stephen gets 5th

Racing bib number 52, Elizabeth Stephen (USA) finished with a time of 26:04.6 missing the podium by 8.5 seconds. Stephen has won 7 career U.S titles and competed in the 2010 Olympics.

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships: Val di Fiemme: Women’s 10km: Johaug wins title

Therese Johaug (NOR) finished with a time of 25:23.4, beating 2nd place Marit Bjoergen by 10 seconds. Johaug also won her previous 10km in the World Cup last week.

2013 FIS Nordic Combined Championship: Val di Fiemme: Men’s 10km: Jason Lamy-Chappuis interview

Jason Lamy-Chappuis (FRA) talkes about his “come from behind” victory and how he had to pace himself early on to get the push he needed at the finish.

2013 FIS Nordic Combined Championship: Val di Fiemme: Men’s 10km: Lamy-Chappuis wins championship

With the final 3 skiers separated by .3 seconds at the finish, its was Olympic champ Jason Lamy-Chappuis (FRA) who pulled away with the victory. Chappuis was 11th after the ski jump and started 1:13 seconds behind.

FIS Nordic World Ski Championship: Val di Fiemme: Nordic Combined: Indvl Gundersen 10km

The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships have been held in various numbers and types of events since 1925 for men and since 1954 for women.

2013 FIS Nordic World Ski Championship: Cross Country: Ladies 5km F & Men’s 10km F Quali Race

The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships have been held in various numbers and types of events since 1925 for men and since 1954 for women.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Davos: Ladies’ Individual 10km: Therese Johaug wins

Racing bib 61, the 23 year old Norwegian Therese Johaug finished with a time of 26.16.7. Johaug was also 2nd in the event at the national championships.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Davos: Ladies’ Individual 10km: Therese Johaug Interview 

Therese Johaug talks about how nervous she was on the course and winning after a tough start.

2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Davos: Ladies 10km F

The Davos Nordic Cross Country stadium is situated centrally in Davos Dorf, within walking distance to hotels, restaurants and public transport. The well-prepared skiing tracks start from Bünda and reach far into the Flüela side valley.

FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Almaty: HS140 & 10km Individual Gundersen (Day 2)

Located in a mountainous area of southern Kazakhstan close to the border to Kyryzstan, this former capital is one of the most important cities of the country.

2013 FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Almaty: HS140 & 10km Individual Gundersen

While the location is already known for hosting ski jumping Summer Grand Prix and Continental Cup events, it had its Nordic Combined premiere in the winter of 2011-12.

2013 FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Sochi: 10km Individual Gundersen

Sochi, the venue of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, is on the shores of the Black Sea, next to the Caucasus mountains in Russia.

2013 FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Klingenthal: 10km Penalty Race

Many teams come to Klingenthal to train, and the stadium with room for 30,000 spectators offers athletes and fans enough atmosphere and space to enjoy the World Cup.

FIS Nordic Combined World Cup: Klingenthal: HS140 & 10km Individual Gundersen

With an ice track and low altitude during the flight and usually fair conditions, the HS 140 facility is very popular.

2012-2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: La Clusaz: Women’s 10km C Mst

La Clusaz resort is at 30km away from Annecy and 50km from Geneva (international Airport). The cross country stadium is situated 4km from the center of the resort (Plateau des Confins) and the altitude is 1,400m above the sea level.

2012-2013 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Tour de Ski: Ladies 10km C & Men’s 15km C (REPLAY)

The seventh edition of Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance will take place from December 29, 2012 until January 6, 2013. (Full event replay)

2012 FIS Cross Country World Cup: Tour de Ski: Ladies 10km C

The seventh edition of Viessmann FIS Tour de Ski performance will take place from December 29, 2012 until January 6, 2013.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Davos: Johaug interview

Therese Johaug (NOR) talks about winning the 10km.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Lillehammer: Bjoergen interviews

World Cup leader Marit Bjoergen (NOR) talks about get a second win this weekend, in the 10km and holding off Therese Johaug (NOR).

FINA Names 2014 Athletes of the Year

Chad le Clos, left, and Michael Phelps (Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports) The FINA Athletes of the Year 2014 were unveiled on December 1, 2014 in Doha (QAT) in a memorable Gala “Soirée des Etoiles” (Evening of the Stars), held after a successful two-day FINA World Aquatics Convention and FINA Swimming Coaches Golden Clinic. Less than two […]

Michal Kwiatkowski Wins World Title with Textbook Attack

PONFERRADA, Spain, Sept 28 (Reuters) – Poland’s Michal Kwiatkowski timed his attack to perfection to beat the top favorites and claim gold in the men’s elite race at the road cycling world championships on Sunday. Kwiatkowski attacked just before the final climb, caught the four breakaway riders in front of him and quickly dropped them, […]

Nibali Makes His Mark As Porte Cracks In Tour

(Reuters) – Vincenzo Nibali put the hammer down on the Tour de France when the Italian snatched a solo win in the 13th stage in a mountaintop finish as Australian Richie Porte blew up in the heat on Friday. Astana rider Nibali went on his own in the long climb to Chamrousse to open a […]

World No. 1 Gwen Jorgensen Headlines Field in Chicago

Gwen Jorgensen (Janos Schmidt/ITU) This weekend, the long awaited debut of Chicago on the ITU World Triathlon Series schedule will come to fruition. It is the only U.S. stop on the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series circuit. Universal Sports Network will broadcast the elite women’s race Saturday, June 28, at 1:30 PM ET LIVE and […]

2014 Cross Country Skiing World Cup: Oslo: Richardssson interview

Daniel Richardsson (SWE) talks about getting his first win after sharing in Olympic Gold from Sochi in the 4x10km Relay.

Protest group crashes Russia’s Olympics party, Norway strike gold

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/SHAMIL ZHUMATOV (Reuters) – Members of Russian protest group Pussy Riot crashed the Sochi Olympic party on Tuesday when they were detained at a police station, briefly diverting the world’s gaze from snowboarders and skiers who braved thick fog and rain to race. Five group members were among those held for around three hours […]

Injured skater Plushenko retires from Games, overshadows men’s hockey

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/LUCY NICHOLSON (Reuters) – Russia’s flamboyant figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko pulled out of the Winter Olympics through injury on Thursday in a shock twist that immediately deflated home fans pumped up by an opening victory for their beloved men’s ice hockey team. At the Iceberg Skating Palace, there was disbelief when the announcement came over the […]

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Toblach: Bjoergen wins sprint

Marit Bjoergen (NOR) picked up her 2nd win of the weekend after finishing the women’s sprint with a winning time of 2:59.8. Bjoergen was the winner of yesterday’s individual 10km event and appears to be the clear favorite going into Sochi.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Toblach: Marit Bjoergen interview

Marit Bjoergen (NOR) discusses how her win today in the 10km Individual ladies event is preparing her for competition in Sochi next week.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Toblach: Bjoergen wins

7 time Olympic medalist, Marit Bjoergen (NOR), won the 10km Individual ladies event with a time of 26:54.2 and beat 2nd place Therese Johaug (NOR) by more than 30 seconds. Bjoergen leads both the overall standings and the distance standings.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Szklarska Poreba: Justyna Kowalczyk interview

Women’s 10km winner Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) discusses her dominant performance and how good it feels to win on home soil.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Szklarska Poreba: Kowalczyk wins

Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) dominated the women’s 10km as she lead from start to finish and won with a time of 34.34.2, beating the 2nd place place skier Yulia Tchekaleva (RUS) by over 40 seconds. This is Kowalczyk 3rd win in this world cup season.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Tour de Ski: Northug wins stage 6

Peter Northug Jr. won the men’s 10km classic with time of 24:45.6, beating the overall Tour de ski leader Martin Johnsrud Sundby (NOR) by 9.7 seconds. A win here puts Northug 48.5 seconds out of first place with just one stage remaining.

2014 Cross-Country Skiing World Cup: Tour de Ski: Niskanen wins stage 4

Kerttu Niskanen (FIN) won the Ladies 10km Classic with a time of 26:27.4, holding off the Tour de Ski leader Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen (NOR) for the win. Niskanen sits in 3rd in the overall standings, 36 seconds behind Jacobsen.

 
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