While the FIS looked into fascinating ski statistics from around the world and over Alpine athletes’ shoulders in their summer preparation featured in a new edition of “Behind the Scenes”, the male and female Ski Jumping athletes contested in Summer Grand Prix events in Chaikovskiy (RUS). In Nordic Combined, Ilkka Herola (FIN) answered questions in a new Q&A.
Fascinating ski stats from all around the world
With the winter season coming closer and the first FIS World Cups already being contested, there is no better time to get more into a winter mode by looking at fascinating ski statistics from all over the world.
Since 2009, industry expert Laurent Vanat has compiled the International Report on Snow & Mountain Tourism that provides data on snow sports visits in many countries worldwide.
Skipedia.co.uk has listed 29 of the most fascinating findings here.
The full report can be downloaded here.
FIS Alpine “Behind the Scenes”: Spending summer on glaciers
FIS Ski Jumping Summer Grand Prix Chaikovskiy (RUS)
Q & A with Nordic Combined athlete Ilkka Herola (FIN)