70 and 50 years since the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun 1954 and 1974

FIS Nordic World Ski Championships has previously been arranged in Falun four times. This week it is exactly 70 and 50 years since the two first championships; 1954 and 1974. 1954, between the 13th and 21st of February, Falun for the first time in history of skiing Falun hosted a World Ski Championships. The World…

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International Ski Jumping Competitions at Lugnet

More than 70 competitors from 10 nations will visit Falun and Lugnet for Västanhede Intercontinental Cup and Västanhede FIS Cup on the 6th and 7th of January. The competitions are so called test events for the World Ski Championships 2027 with the two purposes; building and educating an organization and using the venue for high…

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The World Championship company, Skid-VM i Falun 2027 AB, has started its work

The World Championships company Skid-VM i Falun 2027 AB is now registered and the board’s work towards a new World Ski Championships in Falun has started. The board members met for the first time in connection to the visit of the International Ski Federation, FIS’ in Falun this week. Skid-VM i Falun 2027 AB is…

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Falun 2027: Second meeting with the FIS Coordination Group at FIS’ Autumn Meeting

The two project managers of Falun 2027, Ulrika Back and Sara Tigerström Monfelt, has been in Zürich for meetings with the International Ski Federation, FIS, and the Coordination Group for Falun 2027. Last week Ulrika Back and Sara Tigerström Monfelt attended the FIS´ Autumn Meeting in Zürich. In conjunction to this the the second Coordination…

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Falun 2027 in Trondheim for the first FIS Coordination Group meeting

Falun 2027 project managers Ulrika Back and Sara Tigerström Monfelt are in Trondheim for meetings with the International Ski Federation, FIS. Start-up meeting with FIS Coordination Group, Planica 2023’s Final Debrief and Coordination Group meeting for Trondheim 2025 is on the agenda. Focus in the first meeting with FIS Coordination Group will be on the…

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Skidspelen and the FIS World Cup kicks off with an inspiring breakfast

The annual Svenska Skidspelen with the FIS World Cup in Falun attracts the world’s best skiers. The event also moderates the best volunteers in the world and 600 volunteers have a very important role to create the ski festival in Falun. Skidspelen kicked off this morning with an inspirational breakfast at Lugnet. Svenska Skidspelen starts…

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Falun 2027 will be present at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Planica

It is time for the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Planica, Slovenia. Falun 2027 will attend the event looking for inspiration, new learnings and possible future collaborations. The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Planica starts with qualification in Cross Country Skiing and women´s Ski Jumping today. The first medals will be awarded tomorrow…

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World Championships Company formation for Falun 2027 approved

The council of Falun Municipality and the board of the Swedish Ski Association have approved the company formation of Falun 2027. Falun Municipality and the Swedish Ski Association will be main owners with 45 percent ownership each. The association of Svenska Skidspelen with 12 local clubs will own the remaining 10 percent. The decisions were…

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Ski Jumping on snow – Falun is first in the world

This weekend Ski Jumping premiere will be held in the Normal Hill on Lugnet Venue. Falun can as the only venue in the world offer Ski Jumping possibilities on snow. – This is a part of our strategy of saving snow. We enable early ski possibilities and can give the residents of Falun the possibility…

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Inspiring start of the season for Frida Westman

The ambassador of Falun 2027 Frida Westman won her first podium with third place in the Ski Jumping World Cup in the season opening in Poland. Westman´s impressive start of the season is very inspiring for the upcoming season. The planning process for the Nordic World Ski Championships in Falun 2027 has also had an…

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The Falun 2027-work is in progress

The work towards the FIS World Ski Championships in Falun 2027 has started. The Swedish Ski Association and Falun Municipality has decided that Ulrika Back Eriksson and Sara Tigerström Monfelt will continue as operational leaders until the World Championships company has been formed. A little over a week has passed since the FIS Council announced…

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FIS decision: Falun will host Nordic World Ski Championships 2027

Finally, it is decided that Falun will host Nordic World Ski Championships 2027. FIS Council made the decision on its´ meeting in Milan today and the two candidate managers Sara Tigerström Monfelt and Ulrika Back Eriksson received the announcement with joy. – It feels amazing that Falun will host another World Ski Championships, says Sara…

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