Home

FILE UNDER -- Joomlaimports // Nordic

Cross Country: Bauer, Kowalczyk take wins in Otepaeae

The Czech Republic’s Lukas Bauer won a 15K classic World Cup race today in Otepaeae, Estonia. He was joined on the podium by Sweden’s Johan Olsson in second and French Vincent Vittoz in third. The win was Bauer’s ninth career victory, his  first of the year. He now takes the seventh spot in the World Cup standings.


The Czech Republic’s Lukas Bauer won a 15K classic World Cup race today in Otepaeae, Estonia. He was joined on the podium by Sweden’s Johan Olsson in second and French Vincent Vittoz in third. The win was Bauer’s ninth career victory, his  first of the year. He now takes the seventh spot in the World Cup standings.

World Cup leader Dario Cologna of Switzerland finished fifth.

On the women’s side, it was Poland’s Justyna Kowalczyk taking the 10K-win by 25 seconds, for back to back victories after winning in Whistler last weekend. Overall leader Finland’s Anio-Kaisa Saarinen took second followed by teammate Virpi Kuitunen. Kowalczyk now stands in third in the overall standings behind Kuitunen in second.

Kikkan Randall led the American team finishing 33rd.

Races continue tomorrow in Otepaeae with men’s and women’s sprints.

For complete results click here.

What do you think?

comments

In-Depth Analysis:

Join Today!

Why Irish Links Golf is Like Skiing in the Alps

Americans skiing in Europe for the first time are often struck by how rugged the experience can be.

Sienna vs. Subaru: The Top 10 Cars for Ski Racing Families

So what if we can’t all drive around in Audis like World Cup stars?

Bring Out the Bling - Who won big at the 2015 USSA End-of-Season Awards

Here’s a closer look at the esteemed list for 2015.
Welcome to Skiracing.com's Mobile Site!