Location: Anchorage, AlaskaDates: 4th – 11th March 2001Theme: Challenging New FrontiersNumber of Athletes: 2,750Number of Programs: 80
6 Sports A – Z
Athletes celebrate victory in figure skating at 2001 World Winter Games Alaska.
Opening Ceremony of 2001 World Winter Games Alaska.
Athlete uses the torch to light the cauldron at the 2001 World Winter Games Alaska Opening Ceremony.
Cross-country skier at 2001 World Winter Games Alaska
Snowshoe athletes race to the finish line at 2001 World Winter Games Alaska
Athletes run toward the floor hockey puck at 2001 World Winter Games Alaska.
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