FIS Federation Internationale de Ski

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced in an abrupt statement that it has removed Sarah Lewis as secretary general following a confidence vote

The FIS Alpine World Ski Championships will take place as originally scheduled in Cortina, Italy, from February 9-21, 2021 after the sport of skiing rallied around the Covid-19-afflicted region to help…

The future of the flagship FIS Ski World Cup race in Wengen is under threat because of a long-running row between organisers and Swiss-Ski, the national governing body, over the distribution of media and…

Johan Eliasch, a candidate for the International Ski Federation (FIS) presidency, has called for the sport to introduce more formats that are suited for television in order to drive higher audiences and…

The Italian ski resort of Sestriere has announced that it will bid to host the 2029 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships

Eurovision Sport, the sports arm of the European Broadcasting Union, and Scout Gaming, the fantasy sports technology company, have designed a fantasy game on behalf of the Austrian Ski Federation (ÖSV).

The International Ski Federation has announced that its long-standing president, Gian-Franco Kasper, will step down next May after 22 years in the job

International Ski Federation (FIS) president Gian-Franco Kasper has conceded that the Alpine Skiing World Cup contains “too many races”, amid criticism for the world governing body from athletes and coa…

Hosting rights to the 2023 World Para Snow Sports Championships have been awarded in Sweden to Östersund and Åre, while the International Ski Federation (FIS) has revealed six bids for its four World C…

Last month, the Infront agency announced the launch of its new initiative, #Sport4Recovery. Adam Nelson speaks to some of the founding partners of the programme about how the scheme aims to highlight the social and health benefits of sport as well as the economic ones.

The International Ski Federation is ramping up its global engagement efforts as it builds towards Beijing 2022, with its secretary general, Sarah Lewis, describing China as “the biggest opportunity for winter sports in the last 50 years”. Adam Nelson reports on how FIS is using its digital strategy to encourage consumers to take to the slopes.

Highlights of the Fan Engagement panel at the Sports Decision Makers Summit in London. Highlights of the Fan Engagement panel at the Sports Decision Makers Summit in London. The panel looks beyond cookie-cutter approaches to fan engagement and discusses the importance of creativity and technology in creating deeper and more profitable engagement with fans.

The International Ski Federation has engaged in a new partnership with a snowmaking technology specialist in a sign of its increasing worries about the impact of climate change on its events. Rob Ridley reports.

The International Ski Federation (FIS) and World Snowboard Federation (WSF) have struck what they claim is a historic agreement for the global unification of competitive snowboarding

Jan Dijkema has secured a second term as president of the International Skating Union (ISU), as the world governing body outlined plans to revamp its speed skating calendar.

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has entered into a partnership with Global Sports Investigations (GSI) as part of an ongoing administrative reform process to enhance integrity across skiing and snowboarding.

Gian Franco Kasper has today (Friday) been re-elected as president of the International Ski Federation (FIS) after standing unopposed for the role.

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has given its approval for the upcoming alpine skiing test event for the 2018 PyeongChang winter Olympic Games to take place following an acceleration of work on site.

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has announced that London will host a Snowboard World Cup Big Air event later this year.

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has cleared Vanessa-Mae of allegations she helped to fix Alpine skiing races in order to qualify for the 2014 winter Olympic Games, with the celebrity musician stating the verdict has exposed a “sham investigation” undertaken by the International Ski Federation (FIS).

Gian Franco Kasper has been appointed as the interim head of SportAccord, following the resignation of Marius Vizer last month.

The Italian resort of Cortina d'Ampezzo is set to host the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Ski Championships in 2021.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC), International Ski Federation (FIS), International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and International Hockey Federation (FIH) have been named as the first four category winners in the inaugural SportBusiness Ultimate Sports Federation and Association Awards.

The German municipality of Oberstdorf has signalled its intention to make up for the disappointment of missing out on the 2019 Nordic Ski World Championships by entering a bid for the 2021 event.

Are in Sweden, the host of the 2019 Alpine World Ski Championships, has secured the hosting rights for the 2017 Junior Alpine World Ski Championships.

Organisers of the PyeongChang 2018 winter Olympic Games have insisted that preparations for test events due to be staged next year are on track, despite International Ski Federation (FIS) president Gian-Franco Kasper having voiced his concerns over the current situation.

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has approved the introduction of new technology which aims to reduce the number of serious injuries in alpine skiing.

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has issued bans to musician Vanessa-Mae and five officials for competition fixing offences at an event leading up to the 2014 winter Olympics.

Concerns have been raised over the future of the International Ski Federation’s (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Cup event in Bormio after organisers in the Italian resort said the race will not take place this season unless it can be staged outside of the New Year holiday period.

Gian Franco Kasper has been re-elected unopposed for a fifth term in office as president of the International Ski Federation (FIS).

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has awarded the 2019 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships to Are in Sweden and the 2019 Nordic Ski World Championships to Seefeld in Austria.

International Ski Federation (FIS) president Gian Franco Kasper has likened FIFA officials as god-like, following their willingness to re-schedule the 2022 Qatar World Cup from summer to winter.