The Norwegian swept the 3Tre night slalom against all odds with an impressive second run, coming back from 12th to see off 1st run leader Foss-Solevaag. The Italian rising star confirmed his consistent growth with his first home podium.
The FIS Council held its Autumn Meeting online and dealt with a full agenda. The primary agenda items comprised addressing the challenges faced as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic on organisational aspects, including providing financial contributions to the Organisers of the FIS World Cup events and World Championships.
There will basically be no supporters on site during FIS-stamped competitions in Switzerland this winter. So decided by the various organizers, in consultation with Swiss Ski and Swiss Olympic, in order to respect the measures to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic which is rapidly regaining ground in Europe, but especially in Switzerland.
Lake Louise, AB (Aug. 20, 2020) - We are all in tune with how the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) continues to evolve globally with restrictions in varying countries dictating health and safety protocols, gathering, quarantine measures and travel.
Federica Brignone will be the Ambassador for Corty, Cortina 2021 mascot. The cute, red squirrel soft toy was specially made by Trudi for the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships, which will be held in Cortina from 7th to 21st February 2021.
The president of Fondazione Cortina 2021, Alessandro Benetton: “Thanks to the great synergy between the institutions and the local area, we will show that despite the current situation we will be able to honour our country.”