Cortina 2021: In Åre to learn
2018-03-17

In 2021 Cortina will host the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships. The exchange of knowledge between organizing committees of sport events is key and therefore, a team from the Cortina organizing committee is on site for the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals. Organizing major ski events is a long-term process. It takes five years […]

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Sweden wins Alpine Team Event
2018-03-16

After a less than satisfying Olympic performance the Swedish team took revenge in the Alpine Team Event held on home snow in Åre! Team Sweden beat Team France in a dramatic Big Final with 3-1. More than 1500 spectators were on site when the competition began at 16 CET. The crowd was in good spirits […]

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IOC President Thomas Bach: “Sweden has it all”
2018-03-16

The President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach paid a visit to the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals 2018 in Åre on Friday. Besides attending the Alpine Team Event, President Bach’s visit concerned the potential bid by Stockholm for the Olympic Winter Games 2026 where Åre would serve as host of the Alpine, […]

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Saying “Thank You”: Åre 2018 Volunteer Party
2018-03-16

Volunteering is not just about working hard. More importantly, it is an opportunity to have a unique experience and make new friendships. To give thanks to all the volunteers who help make the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals great, the organizing committee, Åre 2019, organized a party.   Thursday evening saw the Åre 2018 […]

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Longines Future Ski Champions 2018: Stars of the future
2018-03-16

In the midst of it all, there is also a gathering of future ski stars in Åre during the FIS World Cup Finals 2018. They are ski racers under 16 years old representing Austria, Canada, Croatia, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland and USA and they have come here to […]

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Weirather defends super-G title as Goggia wins final race
2018-03-15

Bluebird skies and sunny winter weather welcomed the best Super-G ladies for the season’s finale in the event rankings. Because of heavy winds, however, the start had to be lowered to the reserve start. Before the race, the 2017 World Cup Super-G champion Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein had a 46-point lead over Lara Gut of […]

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Thursday Night at Åre Square: Final Countdown to Åre 2019
2018-03-15

Staging excellent FIS Alpine World Ski Championships Åre 2019 is the main mission of Åre 2019 AB. The 2019 edition will be the third time that the community of Åre hosts the flagship event in skiing, after the previous ones in 2007 and 1954. Tonight, we kick things off for real at Åre Square. Skiing […]

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