Amazing season start – Finals 2018 prep well under way
2017-12-11

Lots of snow, cold nights and little wind – the early season conditions have been ideal in Åre this year. The slope crew is already busy at work to spread the snow and prepare the base of the race courses for the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals in March. It’s -16C outside but comfortably […]

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FIS pleased with Åre 2019 progress
2017-10-13

The 5th FIS Coordination Group meeting saw 60 participants from the local Åre 2019 organizing committee, the International Ski Federation (FIS) and their many stakeholders gather in Åre for three days at the end of September. The inspection showed that Åre 2019 has made great headway towards successful Championships in February 2019. The FIS Alpine […]

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Revamped Åre downhill courses to debut at World Cup Finals
2017-10-13

Downhill is a magnificent event to watch. Both the ladies’ and men’s downhill courses in Åre have undergone changes over the past few years and in March 2018, they will be tested for the first time by the best skiers in the world. The downhill events at the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals will […]

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Open House draws great crowd to new Åre 2019 offices
2017-10-13

The new Arena House at the finish area of the Swedish National Arena has been the home of Åre 2019 since late Summer. Although a busy time with meetings and season preparations, the pre-season also provided an opportunity to invite the local community to visit the new Åre 2019 headquarters and present the official Åre […]

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How sustainable can FIS Alpine World Ski Championships really be?
2017-10-13

Sustainability is one of the core principles of Åre 2019. Making sustainable choices in the event planning and preparations work has been a key driver for the Åre 2019 team since winning the right to host the championships. One of the main objectives of Åre 2019 is to stage the event with great respect for […]

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Brand new volunteer registration system launched
2017-10-13

Volunteers are the heart and soul of any large sports event. Without the amazing people who sacrifice their time to make it all work before, during and after the event there would be no event. After a few idle months, Åre 2019 volunteer registration has re-opened and the interest for volunteering seems to be higher […]

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Åre 2019 to be fossil fuel free
2017-06-15

The 2019 World Championships join forces with the Jämtland County government to promote sustainable development and limit climate impact. The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships Åre 2019 is proud to be part of the ambitious agreement to stage fossil fuel free World Championships in 2019, as announced by the Jämtland County government Tuesday. The broad-based […]

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