International Ski Federation

International Ski Federation

Fédération Internationale de Ski
Formation 1924
Type Sports federation
Headquarters Oberhofen am Thunersee, Switzerland
Membership
123 members
Official language
English, French, German and Russian
President
Gian-Franco Kasper
Website http://www.fis-ski.com

International Ski Federation (FIS; short for Fédération Internationale de Ski) is the world's highest governing body for international Oberhofen am Thunersee, Switzerland.

Contents

  • Ski disciplines 1
    • Alpine skiing 1.1
    • Nordic skiing 1.2
    • Freestyle skiing 1.3
    • Snowboarding 1.4
    • Others 1.5
    • Unofficial 1.6
  • FIS Congress history 2
  • Presidents 3
  • Members 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Ski disciplines

The federation organises the following ski sport disciplines, for which it oversees World Cup competitions and World Championships:

Note: The discipline of International Biathlon Union (IBU).

FIS Congress history

List of all hosts:[1]

Presidents

The Crystal Globe trophy awarded by the FIS to the winner of the Ski Jumping World Cup
# Name Nationality Term
1. Ivar Holmquist Sweden 1924–1934
2. Nicolai Ramm Østgaard Norway 1934–1951
3. Marc Hodler Switzerland 1951–1998
4. Gian-Franco Kasper Switzerland 1998–

Members

References

  1. ^ List of past Congress summaries fis-ski.com

External links

  • FIS official website
  • FIS Google Plus
  • FIS Official YouTube