Yearly Archives: 2015



This project has been in discussion for many years and was finally approved recently. It will allow to connect Flaine ski resort in Haute Savoie, France with the Arve valley from 2019. The project called Funiflaine is now a regional integrated state plan which will cost 84M € and allow many skiers to leave their car in the valley, saving their time,…





The 10th FIS Telemark World Championships took place this week in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, USA. Both senior and junior championship races were hard fought with the favourites in both mens’ and ladies’ senior races, Tobias Mueller of Germany and Amelie Reymond of Switzerland proving difficult to beat here in Steamboat.     SPRINT:   On the first day, the ladies Junior…



Favorite in the Slalom event, the last race of the 2015 World Ski Championships, Mikaela Shiffrin of the USA extended her slalom dominance by becoming World Champion for the second consecutive time, winning in 1:38:48. Frida Hansdotter of Sweden finished second with +0.34 and Sarka Strachova of the Czech Republic with +0.77.     Shiffrin, who became the youngest Olympic slalom…