Germany's Matthias Biedermann, the former coach of Latvia's four-time world champion Martins Dukurs, has been appointed head of the Swiss skeleton team.
The first World Bobsleigh and Skeleton Championships to be held in Russia will take place at the Sliding Center Sanki in Sochi next year between February 13 and 26, it was announced today.
A new Nordic Pavilion at the National Training Centre in Premanon has officially been opened as the French biathlon team began a two-week training camp.
The Slovak Ice Hockey Federation (SZĽH) has chosen Martin Kohut as its new President for the next three years following a traumatic period for the sport in the country.
Dates for next year's International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championships Division I, Group B in Belfast have been announced.
Slovenian ski jumper Jure Šinkovec has announced his retirement following several years of injuries.
Skate Canada has announced plans to bid for another major event.
A delegation of officials have completed a site visit and inspection of the Aspen course which will stage the 2017 International Ski Federation (FIS) Ski World Cup Finals in March.
Senior world records in four speed skating and two short track events have been formally ratified by the International Skating Union (ISU) after being set last season.
Tomas Kral has been unanimously re-elected as President of the Czech Ice Hockey Association.
Broadcaster NRK has extended its coverage of biathlon in Norway, while Nordic combined action will be showcased on TV2.
Skate Canada have announced they will submit a bid to host the World Figure Skating Championships in 2020.
The International Ski Federation (FIS) has revealed its Cross-Country World Cup calendar for the 2016-17 season.
The 2018 Electoral Congress of the International Luge Federation (FIL) will take place in Bratislava, it has been announced.
Dates for the next four Council meetings of the International Skating Union (ISU) have been confirmed as the body seeks to continue the forward momentum since the election of new President Jan Dijkema.