106 participants from 17 federations
The result of preliminary entry shows that WSOC 2009 welecome 106 participants from 17 federations. The last host country of WSOC, Russia send the biggest team (6 women, and 6 men) except for Japan (6 women and 7 men). Nordic countries such as Sweden, Norway, and Finland, off course, send big team, too. There are several Asian countries seen in preliminary entry; the host country of the last world cup, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia for the first time.
The nominal entry deadline is 17th of Feburary. We welcome all participants, VIP, and media and are looking forward to exciting event on snow!