Posts Tagged Nordic skiing

Fundraisers want $2.3 million to upgrade Birkie ski trails

CABLE, Wis. (AP) — Supporters of North America’s largest cross country ski race want to raise $2.3 million to renovate the trails where it’s held in northern Wisconsin.

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Iraschko-Stolz wins 2nd straight women’s ski jump World Cup

OBERSTDORF, Germany (AP) — Austria’s Daniela Iraschko-Stolz defeated Olympic champion Carina Vogt of Germany in a ski jump World Cup for the second straight day to take the standings’ lead on Sunday.

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Vylegzhanin wins World Cup skiathlon

RYBINSK, Russia (AP) — Maxim Vylegzhanin became the first Russian to win a cross-country skiing World Cup race this season with victory in a 30-kilometer skiathlon on Sunday.

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Austria’s Iraschko-Stolz wins women’s ski jump World Cup

OBERSTDORF, Germany (AP) — Daniela Iraschko-Stolz of Austria won a women’s ski jump World Cup for her first victory of the season on Saturday.

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Pellegrino, Oeberg win cross-country World Cup sprints

RYBINSK, Russia (AP) — Italy’s Federico Pellegrino and Sweden’s Jennie Oeberg took advantage of a weakened field to win freestyle sprint races Saturday at a cross-country skiing World Cup meet.

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