Jon Olsson grew up in Sweden and also started skiing there but now lives in Monaco.
The Alpine NorAm Cup (NAC) season 2009/10 was carefully designed to complement the Olympic Winter Games 2010 as well as the FIS Junior World Championships that were held in France in early February 2010.
Freeride World Champions 2010: Ski Men: Candide Thovex FRA; Winners Nissan Xtreme by Swatch Verbier: Ski Men: Kaj Zackrisson SWE
Slovenian Janez Slivnik, who has worked with the Finnish ladies World Cup team for the past three years, has been announced the next head coach of men's Alpine Ski Team Finland. Longtime men's coach Austrian Christian Leitner does not continue his work with the Alpine Ski Team Finland.
Mathias Berthold of Vorarlberg, Austria, replaces Toni Giger after 11 years as head coach of the men's alpine team.
The FIS European Cup in Alpine Skiing concluded last week in Kranjska Gora (SLO) and Tarvisio (ITA) which shared the Finals responsibility over the border.
For seven of the twelve season standings, the winners of the crystal globes were still outstanding as this Alpine ski season reached its climactic conclusion at the Audi FIS World Cup Finals in Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER) last week.
The World Cup season is over and the globes have been presented. Behind the successful racers there is always the industry, most importantly the ski brands.