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Nov. 30: Lake Louise 2nd training run: Dorfmeister edges Berthod

Nov. 30: Lake Louise 2nd training run: Dorfmeister edges Berthod{mosimage}LAKE LOUISE, Alberta – Austrian Michaela Dorfmeister posted the fastest time in training Wednesday for this weekend’s World Cup downhills.

Dorfmeister’s time was 1 minute, 49.49 seconds in cold, but clear conditions.

Sylviane Berthod of Switzerland was second in 1:50.43 and Austrian Alexandra Meissnitzer was third in 1:50.46.

The first World Cup downhills of the season are scheduled for Friday and Saturday, followed by a super-giant slalom on Sunday.

– The Associated Press

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