Alpine skiing: ÖSV women show again in Lake Louise

Cornelia Hütter was fourth, 1.16 seconds behind, and confirmed her strong impression from the day before, when she had shown in seventh place. Christine Scheyer lined up in fifth place with an equally high starting number. Puchner, third on Friday, was 1.52 seconds back and finished eighth. The previous day’s fourth Ramona Siebenhofer ended up … Read more

Alpine skiing: Schmidhofer is well on the way to making a comeback

Schmidhofer has been back on skis after 295 days of suffering since the beginning of October. In Copper it was time to get used to the downhill bars again. “Surprisingly, I was able to adapt to the speed very quickly, but after I had a very short preparation time in the fitness area this year, … Read more

Alpine skiing: Liensberger is still looking

While the Slovak Petra Vlhova was able to triumph twice in Levi and the American Mikaela Shiff was unbeatable in her home race in Killington, Liensberger has so far been sixth, eighth and fourth. In order to improve the form curve, Liensberger now has time for regeneration and training. Because the next World Cup technical … Read more

Alpine skiing: double victory gives ÖSV men confidence

“Bad visibility, the slope was rough. It was relatively quick, it was a real World Cup descent, as one would wish, ”said Mayer, delighted with his eleventh World Cup victory. After his Super-G success in the Canadian World Cup community in 2019, the Olympic champion in both speed disciplines definitely wanted to remove the descent, … Read more

Alpine skiing: ÖSV downhillers start the season with a double victory

Mayer took the crown for the first time in a descent in Lake Louise, 0.23 seconds ahead of his team-mate Kriechmayr and 35 hundredths ahead of Feuz. Overall, it was the seventh downhill win and the second success of the Carinthian in Canada. Two years ago, when it was last driven in Lake Louise before, … Read more

Cross-country skiing: Stadlober relies on new training stimuli

In any case, the basis seems to have been laid. “I think I’ve improved my training and taken a step forward, especially in the strength area. I feel good, better than last year at this time, I’m ready for the season, ”sgate Stadlober in an interview with the APA before the World Cup kick-off on … Read more

Alpine skiing: Best time for Franz in the first downhill training

Alpine skiing The first downhill training of the new World Cup season got off to a promising start for Austria’s downhill skiers in Lake Louise on Tuesday. Max Franz set the fastest time in 1: 48.93 minutes. The Carinthian prevailed with a lead of 0.05 seconds over his ÖSV team-mate Otmar Striedinger. The American Travis … Read more

Alpine skiing: Liensberger chases overall World Cup leadership

At the premiere in the “Ländle” last year, which was held without spectators, Slovak Petra Vlhova won ahead of Paula Moltzan (USA) and Lara Gut-Behrami (SUI). Elisa Mörzinger was eighth as the best Austrian, with Katharina Truppe (13th), Franziska Gritsch (14th) and Katharina Liensberger (16th) four of them ended up in the top 16. Gut-Behrami … Read more

Alpine skiing: countdown for Austria’s downhill skiers

Kriechmayr is the hunted in the Olympic season. In February he won the World Cup gold in Downhill and Super-G and then the crystal ball in the Super-G World Cup. “Of course you want to confirm such achievements and pick up where you left off,” said the 30-year-old. “At the moment I’m not convinced that … Read more