Cross-country great Petter Northug anchored Norway to its second straight 4x10-kilometer relay world title, edging out Calle Halfvarsson of Sweden in a final sprint.
Miriam Goessner of Germany captured her third biathlon World Cup victory after missing only one target in a women's 7.5-kilometer sprint race Friday.
German biathlete Andreas Birnbacher shot flawlessly Friday to win a men's World Cup 10-kilometer sprint.
Kikkan Randall of the United States and Emil Joensson of Sweden won cross country World Cup sprints Sunday in the final tuneup for the world championships in Oslo this week.
Kikkan Randall of the United States and Ola Vigen Hattestad of Norway won cross-country skiing World Cup sprint events on Saturday.
Lindsey Vonn incorporated 400-meter sprints into her workout regimen this summer to increase her ability to explode out of turns in the slalom and giant slalom.
Tim Burke won the first medal by an American biathlete in a World Cup sprint competition, finishing third in the 10-kilometer race on Saturday.
Helena Jonsson of Sweden shot a clean round to capture a gold medal in the women's 7.5-kilometer individual sprint at a World Cup biathlon event on Friday.
Kikkan Randall held off Finland's Pirjo Muranen in a photo finish Tuesday to take silver in the sprint at the Nordic skiing world championships, becoming the first American woman to win a world or Olympic medal in cross-country skiing.
Emil Joensson of Sweden and Alena Prochazkova of Slovakia won World Cup cross-country ski races Friday at Whistler Olympic Park, a venue for the 2010 Games.
Kikkan Randall won the women's 1.2-kilometer sprint Thursday to close out the U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships.
Subzero temperatures kept competitors off the trails for a second straight day at the U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships.
Ola Vigen Hattestad led a Norwegian sweep in the men's cross-country World Cup ski sprint opener Saturday, while Andy Newell of the United States finished in 11th place.
American Kikkan Randall and Anders Gloersen of Norway won freestyle sprint races Sunday for their first career cross-country World Cup victories.
Olympic champion Thobias Fredriksson and Peter Larsson won the freestyle team sprint race Sunday at cross-country skiing's World Cup season-opener.
Josef Wenzl of Germany was the surprise winner Saturday at the season-opener of cross-country skiing's World Cup.