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Skiing - 28 Feb 2017 - Impact
Sportcal conducts holistic GSI Event Study on FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2017.
Skiing - 20 Feb 2017 - Media
As the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships draw to a close in St. Moritz, Switzerland, broadcasters are reporting an unprecedented number of viewers.
Skiing - 07 Feb 2017 - Events
The Finnish Olympic Committee, together with the city of Lahti and the organising committee of the Lahti2017 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships, is organising a Study Tour in Lahti, Finland, on February 22nd – 24th 2017.
Skiing - 23 Oct 2015 - Events
Each season, the Rettenbach glacier welcomes the world’s best racers for the start of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup. This year, 9 athletes represented by the Swiss based sports marketing agency GPS Performance, are going to attend this event and show their skills.
Skiing - 12 Feb 2015 - Events
Five years ago, at the 47th International Ski Congress in Antalya (TUR), Falun was elected to host the FIS Nordic World Championships in 2015. Now, Falun is ready.
Skiing - 04 Feb 2015 - Television
EUROVISION, the media and marketing rights holder of the FIS Alpine Championships in Vail/Beaver Creek, Colorado will produce and deliver more than 900 hours of HD international broadcast coverage to an estimated one billion viewers worldwide during the next two weeks (2 to 15 February).
Skiing - 05 Jun 2014 - Events
Frankfurt/Barcelona, June 4, 2014 - The German cultural project logistics company Conceptum Sport Logistics (CSL – www.conceptum-sport-logistics.com) has been the official partner of the International Ski Federation (FIS – www.fis-ski.com) since 2013. The federation’s 49 International Ski Congress is set to take place in Barcelona at the start of June this year.
Skiing - 02 Dec 2013 - Sponsorship
The International Ski Federation (www.fis-ski.com) is putting the entire logistics of the Federation into the hands of Conceptum Sport Logistics (CSL – www.conceptum-sport-logistics.com). Collaboration with the Frankfurt-based logistics company is scheduled for the following years and received the official stamp of approval when the contract was signed at the International Federation (IF) Forum on 5 November in Lausanne.
Skiing - 28 Feb 2013 - Events
Frankfurt/Oberhofen, February 28, 2013 – Thanks to its own travel agency, the International Ski Federation (FIS, Fédération Internationale de Ski – www.fis-ski.com) has strategic advantages in sports team transportation. From now on the International Ski Federation is cooperating with sports- and cultural project logistics company Conceptum Sport Logistics (CSL – www.conceptum-sport-logistics.com).
Skiing - 19 Feb 2008
Infront Sports & Media is expanding the scale of its production of winter sports with the coverage of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup in Whistler, Canada, in 2008.
Skiing - 12 Feb 2008
The goal of this document is to provide key details on a new public relations and marketing campaign called “Bring Kids Back to the Snow” and to define the task of developing and managing this multi-year campaign.
Skiing - 15 Jan 2008
Infront Sports & Media and Helvetia have announced that the Swiss based insurance service provider is to be the Official Sponsor of the Swiss FIS Ski World Cup events, exclusively in the insurance service provider category.
Skiing - 17 Dec 2007
Infront Sports & Media, the leading sports marketing agency in winter sports, becomes the exclusive marketing partner of Swiss-Ski, the Swiss Ski Federation, including all FIS Alpine World Cups and the FIS World Cup Ski Jumping in Switzerland.
Skiing - Alpine - 05 Jul 2007
CALGARY, AB (July 4th, 2007) – Canadian alpine ski racing official Markus Walser has been appointed Head of Technical Control and Officiating, a new position within the International Paralympic Committee and a significant appointment as Canada prepares to host the 2010 Paralympic Games in Vancouver / Whistler.
Skiing - Alpine - 05 Mar 2007
The time has finally come: the 2007 FIS World Junior Alpine Skiing Championships will open at the weekend in Zauchensee and Flachau with over 40 nations registered to take part.
Skiing - 01 Feb 2007
After several days of heavy snow, the two slaloms took place as scheduled in Kitzbühel in front of 60,000 spectators.
Skiing - 16 Nov 2006
LAKE LOUISE, AB (November 15, 2006) – The Race Organizing Committee of the Lake Louise Winterstart World Cup proudly presented by Bombardier has received approval from the International Ski Federation (FIS) to proceed with final preparations, following hill inspection and snow control at the Lake Louise Mountain Resort, part of the Resort of the Canadian Rockies.
Skiing - 10 Nov 2006
Entire Season of Alpine Skiing, Cross Country, Nordic Combined, Ski Jumping, Freestyle Skiing, and Snowboarding Available to U.S. Fans for First Time
Skiing - 11 Oct 2006
Hermann Maier is the most known athlete in winter sports in Austria and Switzerland.
Skiing - 01 Sep 2006
An organizing committee is up and running as part of preparations for the Interski Congress 2007, scheduled to kick off in late January in Korea’s 2014 Winter Olympic bid city of PyeongChang.
Skiing - 30 May 2006
Vilamoura, Portugal: The only sport in the Olympic Winter Games which does not allow women, Ski Jumping (along with Nordic Combined—ski jumping and cross country), took a major leap forward today at the International Ski Federation Congress in Portugal.
Skiing - Alpine - 19 Oct 2005
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) has announced the appointment of deltatre to provide timing, data processing and TV graphics services for the International Ski Federation’s (FIS) Alpine Ski World Cup events in Beaver Creek and Aspen, Colorado this December.
Skiing - 11 Aug 2005
Snowsport GB, the UK governing body for Ski and Snowboarding, announce a new sponsorship agreement with online tour operator Directski.com for the British Ski Team.
Skiing - 23 Mar 2005
PARK CITY, Utah (March 22) – The United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced Tuesday that The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: HIG), a leading provider of disability insurance in the United States, will be the title sponsor of the upcoming U.S. Disabled Alpine Championships.
Skiing - 15 Mar 2005
Zug, Switzerland, 15 March 2005 - Infront Sports & Media and the Austrian Ski Federation have  renewed their current agreement for international television distribution of the Austrian FIS World  Cup races (excluding the territories of Austria and Switzerland) to 2008. 
Skiing - 13 Dec 2004
London – December 11, 2004: Snowsport GB, the official governing body for snowsports in the UK, today announced that it had appointed Aura Sports as its exclusive third-party sponsorship agency for it’s principal properties of the British Alpine Ski Team, British Freestyle Ski Team and the British Snowboard Team.
Skiing - 13 Dec 2004
London – December 11, 2004: Snowsport GB, the official governing body for snowsports in the UK, today announced that it had appointed Aura Sports as its exclusive third-party sponsorship agency for it’s principal properties of the British Alpine Ski Team, British Freestyle Ski Team and the British Snowboard Team. Aura Sports will work in conjunction with sports based PR and Marketing consultancy MTA Media.
Skiing - 04 Nov 2004
DETROIT, Mich. (Nov. 3) – Chevrolet has announced it will renew its current partnership through 2007 with the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA), the national governing body for Olympic skiing and snowboarding.
Skiing - 01 Oct 2004
VANCOUVER (B.C.), September 29, 2004 - TELUS and Alpine Canada Alpin (ACA) announced today that they have signed an eight-year, $4 million partnership agreement, boosting the national ski organization’s goal of again making Canada a world-leading alpine ski racing country.
Skiing - 24 Sep 2004
A £300m real-snow indoor winter sports centre, the world’s largest, which is set to revolutionise Britain’s winter Olympic hopes today received official backing from the British Olympic Association (BOA).
Skiing - 03 Sep 2004
CALGARY, ALBERTA. SEPTEMBER 1, 2004 - Alpine Canada Alpin announced today the appointment of Marie-Hélène Thibeault as Director, Communications and Media Relations.
Skiing - 29 Jan 2004
Channel 4 today announced that they are to extend the Sunday morning edition of Skiing on 4. The show will double in length from 30 minutes to one hour and run from 08:00 – 09:00 each Sunday morning until the end of the season.
Skiing - 09 Jan 2004
PARK CITY, Utah (Jan. 9) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is reviewing its World Cup strategy, looking for a new site after the announcement by Park City Mountain Resort that it could no longer host the opening early-season races. USSA President and CEO Bill Marolt was optimistic at being able to find a new site, and to use the change as an opportunity look at new ways to build excitement for ski racing.
Skiing - freestyle - 08 Dec 2003
The International Ski Federation and Suzuki has concluded an extension of the Title sponsorship agreement for the FIS Freestyle World Cup in November 2003: Suzuki, a Japanese car manufacturer, is interested in Freestyle Skiing since it is very popular in Japan, Canada and America. This is the fourth year of this Title Sponsorship which Suzuki uses to promote it popular selling sports model vehicles.
Skiing - 28 Nov 2003
Winter is not only around the corner, it is already here. The Wintersports Resorts are ready for their Opening Events, the first events already start in November.
Skiing - 28 Nov 2003
Winter is not only around the corner, it is already here. The Wintersports Resorts are ready for their Opening Events, the first events already start in November.
Skiing - Alpine - 13 Nov 2003
Calgary, Alta. (November 13, 2003) - The women of the Canadian Alpine Ski Team have recruited the first Official Intimate Sport Apparel Supplier in the team's history, Alpine Canada Alpin and WonderBra announced on Tuesday.
Skiing - 23 Oct 2003
Milan, 23rd October 2003 – Media Partners, the European leader Group in sports marketing strategy and sports rights management and Pentaphoto, which will take care of the content, present the new www.snowtime.com release, the most complete portal in winter sports.
Skiing - Alpine - 21 Oct 2003
Calgary, Alta. (October 20, 2003) - Paris Glove of Canada Ltd, the premier manufacturer of Auclair racing gloves, will develop a new world-leading racing glove for Canada's national alpine ski racing teams as part of an eight-year contract announced today by Alpine Canada Alpin.
Skiing - 11 Mar 2003
The British Olympic Association (BOA) today confirmed that the skier, Alain Baxter, has successfully appealed against a BOA bye-law which states that any person found guilty of a doping offence is ineligible for consideration as a future member of the Great Britain Olympic Team.
Skiing - Alpine - 21 Feb 2003
Milan, 21 February 2003 – Media Partners Group, holder of Ski World Cup television rights, announces the agreement with the Austrian state television, ORF, for the Ski World Cup races scheduled in Garmisch (Germany).
Skiing - 04 Feb 2003
Media Partners Group, holder of Ski World Cup media and marketing rights, presents the online window 'winStar of the race'.
Skiing - Alpine - 03 Feb 2003
Milan, 03 February 2003 – Media Partners, the European leader Group in sports and media management and marketing, announces the agreement between the Regional Agency for the tourist promotion in Liguria, ‘in Liguria’ and Casa F.I.S.I. at the Alpine Ski World Championships in St. Moritz.
Skiing - Alpine - 03 Feb 2003
Milan, 03 February 2003 – Media Partners, the European leader Group in sports and media management and marketing, announces the agreement between the Regional Agency for the tourist promotion in Liguria, ‘in Liguria’ and Casa F.I.S.I. at the Alpine Ski World Championships in St. Moritz.
Skiing - 08 Nov 2002
Media Partners Group, holder of the Ski World Cup TV rights, announces record television exposure, on a world-wide level, for the 2002-2003 edition of the Ski World Cup with more than 2500 hours of television coverage.
Skiing - Alpine - 22 Oct 2002
Channel 4 has clinched the terrestrial rights to broadcast the jewel of the skiing calendar, the Skiing World Cup, from November in a 3 year deal.
Skiing - Alpine - 16 Oct 2002
After an unprecedented six weeks of deliberation, The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) today (16/10/02) cleared Alain Baxter of any suspicion that the slalom skier had intended to cheat through the use of a US Vicks nasal inhaler prior to the Men's Slalom event at the Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. However, they felt unable to overturn the original decision of the IOC to strip him of his medal, based on the IOC's strict liability policy.
Skiing - Alpine - 15 Oct 2002
The Drambuie Liqueur Company today announced what will surely be a welcome piece of good news for Alain Baxter - that his lucrative sponsorship contract with the Scottish whisky liqueur brand is being renewed for the 2002-2003 ski season.
Skiing - 02 Jul 2002
On the occasion of the 2002 FIS congress in Portoroz, the International Skiing Federation (FIS) and the EBU have renewed their existing co-operation for the exploitation of the television and marketing rights covering the FIS Alpine and Nordic World Championships 1999-2005 to include sets of Skiing World Championships 2007 and 2009.
Skiing - 05 Jun 2002
The International Ski Federation (FIS) Council met today (3/6/02) in Portoroz, Slovenia, to decide on the sanction which will be applied to Alain Baxter, Britian's leading Alpine Ski racer.
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