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Planning Underway For 2013 Freestyle Skiing Festival

Planning Underway For 2013 Freestyle Skiing Festival
The six day FIS Freestyle Skiing Festival 2013 will be staged in Norway it was announced recently. Planning for the extreme snow sports event is already underway. It will be held in March 2013 in the Norwegian municipality of Voss. - An estimated 350 competitor from 35 different countries are expected to compete at the event, which will include courses such as the half pipe and dual moguls, hotly contested... 

Sarah Burke to be Inducted into Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame

Sarah Burke to be Inducted into Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame
Sarah Burke is to be posthumously inducted into the Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame, the Canadian Olympic Committee announced today. Sarah, who was tragically killed in a training accident in January this year, was undeniably one of the most accomplished freestyle skiers of all time. A pioneer of her sport, Sarah famously took gold at the Winter X Games four times, as well as winning the international... 

Freestyle Ski Pioneer Dies Aged 29.

Freestyle Ski Pioneer Dies Aged 29.
Canadian freestyle skiing legend, Sarah Burke, has died aged 29. Burke, who was widely tipped as a prospective Winter Olympic gold medalist, sustained serious injuries as a result of a superpipe accident at Park City in Utah on 11th January 2012. Sadly, these injuries proved fatal and Sarah passed away eight days later. Sarah Burke had been considered somewhat of a pioneer of her sport. During her... 
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