Winter Sports

The 2021 winter Universiade has today (Monday) become the first major sporting victim of the new Covid-19 variant that has emerged, with Lucerne’s event being cancelled outright less than a fortnight b…

The Infront agency has teamed up with StreamAMG, the sports streaming and technology company, to launch Ski and Snowboard Live, a new direct-to-consumer streaming service for the US market

German public-service broadcasters ARD and ZDF have retained rights to top FIS World Cup skiing events held outside of Germany in a new five-year deal announced this morning with the Infront agency

US Ski & Snowboard has signed an agreement with general aviation company Textron Aviation

Associations within the International Ski Federation (FIS) have voted to place term limits on its presidency and FIS Council members, as well as to bring more gender equality to the organisation at its…

Sponsorship executive Diego Checha has been appointed as associate director of sales for winter sports and premium rights at Infront Germany after five and a half years with the Sportfive agency

Poland’s public-service broadcaster TVP has extended its agreement to show Visma Ski Classics for another three years.

Watchmaker Longines has agreed a sponsorship deal for China's national alpine skiing team. Longines will be the team's designated watch brand and official timekeeper

Veteran industry executive succeeding Tiger Shaw at key US NGB

Swiss energy and infrastructure service provider BKW has extended its official premium and sustainability partner agreement with the Swiss Ski Association (Swiss-Ski) until the end of the 2025-26 season

ORF, the Austrian public-service broadcaster, has secured rights to FIS World Cup events organised by Swiss-Ski, the Alpine country’s national ski federation.

The International Ski Federation (FIS) and International Olympic Committee are among those who have paid tribute to Gian Franco Kasper, the long-time president of the FIS, who has passed away at the age…

The International Ski Federation (FIS) has named Michel Vion as the full-time successor to Sarah Lewis as its secretary general following a virtual FIS Council meeting

The sport of ski mountaineering could be added to the programme for the 2026 winter Olympics in Milan-Cortina after the local organising committee put it forward for inclusion

Jewelry brand Tiffany & Co has signed up Chinese-American professional freestyle skier Eileen Gu as a brand ambassador

Swiss telco Sunrise UPC will take over from sector rival Swisscom as the new Swiss Ski main partner from the 2022-23 season

Swiss telco Swisscom will end its 20-year sponsorship of the Swiss Ski Federation after the 2021-22 season