Entries by anders

Dear Volunteers!

None of us had ever dreamed that the Alpine Junior World Championships would end like this, but this is obviously an unusual situation for the whole world at present. The decision to cancel by the Municipal Doctor/ Race Doctor, Sverre Håkon Evju was one with which both FIS and I were in 100% agreement. HadRead more

The cancellation: Information to the teams

The Alpine Junior World Championships has come to an abrupt end. The Championships were officially cancelled Wednesday evening. For participants, this means that: Competitions Thursday to Saturday are cancelled All meetings arranged by Narvik 2020 are cancelled All participants are encouraged to either try and get home now or take into account all precautions referredRead more

Swedish victory

Sara Rask from Sweden won the gold medal in Giant Slalom. The Swedish 19-year old was fastest in the first run. In the second run Nesa Dvornik from Slovenia had a fantastic run. But the lead was too big – ans Rask won by 0,48 seconds. Finally also Norway won their first medal. Kaja NorbyeRead more

The closing ceremony is cancelled

The junior world ski championships are taking several new measures in accordance with the new guidelines on the corona virus. On Tuesday evening Narvik Municipality decided to recommend the cancellation of all major indoor events in Narvik. In addition, the municipality wants the junior world ski championships to proceed without spectators. “School classes and largeRead more

Corona-virus: Narvik 2020 continues – without spectators

The Norwegian Institute of Public Health made new recommendations in connection with coronavirus. The municipality of Narvik has decided Public events with over 500 participants involved are canceled. Public events with between 100 and 500 participants must be risk assessed by the organizer and approved by the municipality. The FIS Alpine Junior World Ski ChampionshipRead more

The queen of Narvik

Magdalena Egger started by winning downhill Saturday. Went on winning gold in Super-G Sunday. And in Alpine Combined no one was even close – and she went for her third gold in a row. The silver went to team mate Lisa Grill. She came in 053 seconds behind Magdalena Egger. No doubt who is queen and whoRead more

Austria’s day in Narvik

The Austrian men did as the Austrian ladies in the Super-G, taking home both gold and silver medals. Stefan Rieser won the race 0.51 seconds ahead of Armin Dornauer. – An amazing day. I´m so happy, the new world champion tells. This was his second medal in the championship – after finishing third in downhill.Read more

New austrian double: – I love Narvik

Magdalena Egger and Lisa Grill. So far the names to really remember from the junior world championship. The two austrian girls won the gold and silver medals in downhill saturday. In super-G sunday the did it again. Egger is so far the queen of the championship. With two gold medals. In the Super-G she finishedRead more