Tag: Östersund

Winter sports Corona survives: Rees hopes for top results again 34 minutes ago

Winter sports Corona survives: Rees hopes for top results again 34 minutes ago

Ries won the individual championship at the season opener in Östersund in December and became the first German to win the yellow jersey since Michael Greis in December 2008. But in Sweden he contracted the coronavirus and then fell ill again too soon. “Looking back, maybe I should have come home a week earlier and […]

Winter sports Biggest success at the World Cup: skier Karl took third place 6 minutes ago

Winter sports Biggest success at the World Cup: skier Karl took third place 6 minutes ago

For Carla, this was her first individual World Cup podium, which she celebrated with applause and jumping onto the podium. In 27:34.7 minutes, she was beaten only by winner Jessie Diggins from the United States and second place from Norway, Heidi Weng. At the 2022 Winter Olympics, Karl sensationally won the gold medal in the […]

Winter sports biathletes Preuss and Navrat in Hochfilzen 51 minutes ago

Winter sports biathletes Preuss and Navrat in Hochfilzen 51 minutes ago

The German men’s team will start with the same lineup as at the start in Östersund, and the women’s team will be replaced by Anna Weidel, who is ill. Hannah Koebingeras announced by the German Ski Association. In Sweden, the German ski hunters made their best start ever with ten podium finishes in the opening […]

Winter sports biathlon bloomed late Navrat: Suddenly at the top 14 minutes ago

Winter sports biathlon bloomed late Navrat: Suddenly at the top 14 minutes ago

Less than seven months later, the Allgäu native suddenly becomes world number one, unexpectedly leads the overall World Cup standings after the first stop and heads into the Hochfilzen race on Friday in the yellow jersey. “This is madness. You’ve had so many races and then something like this happens,” said Navrat German Press Agency: […]

Winter biathlete Preuss is looking forward to her own bed and sun 1 hour ago

Winter biathlete Preuss is looking forward to her own bed and sun 1 hour ago

The Bavarian spent almost exactly a month, first at training camp in Norway and then at the World Championships in Östersund, Sweden, before heading to her new home Ruhpolding via Stockholm and Munich on Monday. “A lot of time has passed. I’m really looking forward to my family,” said the 2015 world relay champion. With […]

Director of winter sports on the success of biathlon: “It’s impossible to plan” 43 minutes ago

Director of winter sports on the success of biathlon: “It’s impossible to plan” 43 minutes ago

“None of us doubted that we were on the right path. We have so much confidence,” said sporting director Felix Bitterling in Östersund, Sweden. “The fact that we can now achieve these results on a large scale is extremely gratifying. but it’s impossible to plan.” Preuss and Navrat at the top Franziska Preuss And Philip […]

Winter sports double: a new German biathlon fairy tale 33 minutes ago

Winter sports double: a new German biathlon fairy tale 33 minutes ago

Leading the respective overall rankings, the German duo completed a sensational finish to a fabulous World Championships in Östersund and will take coveted starting numbers with them to their next stop in Hochfilzen, Austria, starting on Friday. “I’m very happy to keep the jersey and very motivated to defend it as long as possible,” said […]

Winter sports Preuss second in biathlon pursuit – Voigt third 1 hour ago

Winter sports Preuss second in biathlon pursuit – Voigt third 1 hour ago

The 29-year-old had to concede defeat to France’s Lou Jeanmonneau by just 0.3 seconds in the final sprint, but with a second-place finish she celebrated her second podium finish at the still-young Winter World Championships, highlighting her sensational comeback. Next best result achieved Vanessa Voigt in third place, it was also her second podium finish […]

Winter sports individual winner Rees also missed the pursuit 39 minutes earlier.

Winter sports individual winner Rees also missed the pursuit 39 minutes earlier.

The Freiburg native had already missed the relay, but in the meantime was in the sprint. Stepped there Reese He wore the yellow jersey for the first time in his career, but by finishing 56th, he lost the overall World Cup lead to his victorious teammate Philippe Navrat. I can’t start it either Hannah Koebinger […]

Winter Sports Dominator Warned: Need More Muscle 11 minutes ago

Winter Sports Dominator Warned: Need More Muscle 11 minutes ago

“It used to be that you could fly on skis without having a lot of upper body strength. I think that’s no longer the case,” the five-time Olympic champion told Norwegian broadcaster NRK, adding: “I’m too weak now. , so I need to build more muscle.” Boe’s streak of 23 individual podium finishes came to […]