Three-time Olympic cross-country skiing medallist Therese Johaug is facing over a year out of the sport after Anti-Doping Norway called for her to be banned for 14 months for failing a drugs test.
Double Olympic champion Kalla to undergo medical check after poor start to FIS Cross-Country World Cup season
Double Olympic champion Charlotte Kalla is to undergo a thorough medical examination after her disappointing start to the International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup season.
Finland's Iivo Niskanen delighted his home crowd in Ruka by winning the men's 15 kilometres race at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup.
Norway's Pål Golberg won the opening event of the men's International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup season after only learning he would be racing in Ruka three days ago.
Snow conditions strong in Ruka with Finnish resort poised to host opening FIS Cross-Country World Cup leg
Organisers of the opening International Ski Federation (FIS) Cross-Country World Cup leg in Ruka in Finland have said conditions are good in preparation for the season's curtain-raiser on November 26.
Estonia's cross-country skiing champion Kristina Šmigun-Vähi is facing a Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) hearing this week after a retested doping sample from the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Games reportedly tested positive.
Kasper criticised by Norwegian officials after admitting to "doubt" Johaug's failed drug test explanation
International Ski Federation (FIS) President Gian-Franco Kasper has been criticised by the Norwegian Ski Federation after admitting to "doubt" the explanation given by cross-country skier Therese Johaug after she failed a drugs test.
Former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) director general Harri Syväsalmi believes Norway's skiing team are operating in a "grey area" following failed drugs tests by two of their leading cross country skiers.
Three-time Olympic cross-country skiing medallist Therese Johaug has failed a drugs test for a banned anabolic steroid she claims to have used inadvertently via a sun cream.
Norwegian cross-country skier Martin Johnsrud Sundby has reportedly been asked to repay bonus money to sports manufacturer Fischer after being disqualified from two races for failing a drugs test.
Outdoor clothing brand Dæhlie has agreed a deal to sponsor the Ski Classics series of long-distance skiing events.
The first Coordination Group meeting has been held ahead of the International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic World Championships in Oberstdorf in Germany in 2021.
Russian cross-country skier Evgeniy Belov has criticised the process in which Norwegian rival Martin Johnsrud Sundby has been allowed to return to action in-time for the start of the World Cup season after he served a two month summer doping ban.
The second international cross-country skiing coaches' seminar took place in Trondheim.
Norwegian duo Heidi Weng and Petter Northug claimed victory in the women's and men's events at the annual Toppidrettsveka festival, held in Aure and Trondheim.