Regulations around the banning of fluorine wax were among the topics on discussion at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country Executive Board meetings in Zurich.
Walter Reusser has been appointed as Alpine director at Swiss-Ski after a three-month search for a replacement to Stéphane Cattin.
The Norwegian Ski Association (NSB) has hosted a "Ski Leaders of Tomorrow" seminar in Holmenkollen to develop the next generation of female officials.
Double Olympic Alpine skiing champion Marcel Hirscher has announced his retirement from the sport.
Blanca Fernández Ochoa, the first Spanish woman to win a medal at the Winter Olympics, has been reported missing.
International Ski Federation (FIS) President Gian-Franco Kasper has hailed the impact of the organisation's SnowKidz scheme after the official report for the last 12 months was released.