A number of champion skiers from the local region have helped spread the reputation of the Jura mountains as a Nordic destination.
>> Jason Lamy-Chappuis, Nordic combined Olympic champion,
>> Fabrice Guy, Nordic combined specialist,
>> Vincent Defrasne, Florence Baverel, Anais Bescond, Sandrine Bailly and Corinne Niogret, all Olympic biathlon medallists...
>> Not forgetting Martin Fourcade who fell in love with Jura and settled in Prémanon in 2004.