Cheap ski holidays in hundreds of ski resorts worldwide.

Search Site / Enter Holiday ID
Mon - Tue 8am-11pm
Wed - Thu 8am-10pm
Fri 8am-9pm
Sat 9am-8pm
Sun 10am-10pm
Expert Advice and Booking
020 8542 6658

Jacobellis jubilant in snowboard championship

Date Posted: 19th Jan 2007
Category:  European Events
American snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis has retained her FIS (Federation Internationale de Ski) World Championship Snowboard Cross title, after emerging victorious in Arosa, Switzerland.

Having reigned supreme in 2005, she proved too strong for runner-up Sandra Frei, from Switzerland, and the 16-year-old Norwegian, Helene Olafsen.

Meanwhile, in the men's section, Frenchman Xavier Delerue repeated his success of 2003 by dethroning reigning champion Seth Wescott from the USA.

People on their ski holiday in Arosa were among the 4,000 spectators who turned out for another event, the popular Parallel Giant Slalom.

Ekatarina Tudigescheva won the ladies' competition, with local favourite Fraenzi Kohli coming third, while for the men, Rok Flander took the title, with another Swiss, Heinz Inniger, also ending in the bronze position.

The ability and agility of competitors in the FIS Snowboard World Championships never ceases to impress and has offered those on ski holiday in Arosa the perfect opportunity to pick up some pointers to practise on the piste.


track© Adfero Ltd
Book with Confidence
We are ATOL Holders and members of ABTA for your financial protection.
abtaccvv 

Feefo logo

Contact Us

We can help you find your next ski holiday. Simply email us your requirements and one of our expert ski consultants will be in touch. 

For the best ski deals sent straight to your inbox be sure to sign up to our newsletter.
Our weekly ski newsletter.

Your Shortlist

You do not currently have any holidays in your shortlist.


Join our social networks:

Follow Igluski on TwitterLike Igluski on FacebookSubscribe to our Channel
Add us to your circlesFollow us on Instagram Follow us on Pintrest

iglu ski app

Club Med Infinite Logo

What our customers say

"I was so impressed with the way Laura handled my initial call that as soon as I got home I decided to forget all of the other agents and companies and call her straight back and book the holiday.
Thank you again Iglu for being so user friendly and more importantly thank you to Laura for being such an asset to your company and the sales profession."