Results  – Telemark FIS World Championships –  14 – 18/03/2017

Results – Telemark FIS World Championships – 14 – 18/03/2017

After organising 5 telemark World Cups, Montchavin-la Plagne is proud to be hosting the world’s finest once again for 4 days of competition between the sites of Montchavin-la Plagne and the stadium in Plagne Centre.

To the rhythm of lunges and raised heels, the telemarkers race through the gates like snow warriors combining strength, endurance and grace.

Phil Lau, from France, the local athlete for this stage, and Amélie Reymond from Switzerland have already announced that they are determined to win these world championships! They both have a reputation for being at the top of their discipline and have already won a number of globes.

RESULTS

4- SPRINT – MARCH, 18TH, 2017

MEN PODIUM

1st : Tobias Mueller (Germany)

2nd : Trym Loeken (Norway)

3rd : Phil Lau (France)

LADIES PODIUM

1st : Amélie Reymond (Switzerland)

2nd : Argeline Tan Bouquet (France)

3rd : Mathilde Ilebrekke (Norway)

Tobias Mueller catches up the gold medal and Amelie Reymond doesn’t leave the first place. 

3- CLASSIC – MARCH, 17TH, 2017

MEN PODIUM

1st : Stefan Matter (Switzerland)

2nd : Bastien Dayer (Switzerland)

3rd: Tobias Mueller (Germany)

 

LADIES PODIUM

1st : Amelie Reymond (Switzerland)

2nd : Argeline Tan Bouquet (France)

3rd : Jasmin Taylor (Great Britain)

Switzerland overlooks the course. It was a laborious trial with falls, athletes were fighting to be the best. 

2- PARALLEL SPRINT – MARCH, 16TH, 2017

MEN PODIUM

1st : Phil Lau (France)

2nd : Nicolas Michel (Switzerland)

3rd : Trym Loeken (Norway)

 

LADIES PODIUM

1st : Amélie Reymond (Switzerland)

2nd : Argeline Tan Bouquet (France)

3rd : Béatrice Zimmermann (Switzerland)

The number 1 Tobias Mueller fell in the slalom.

Amélie Reymond is still invincible.

 

1- TEAM PARALLEL SPRINT – MARCH, 15th, 2017

PODIUM

1st : Switzerland (Amelie Reymond, Stefan Matter, Bastien Dayer)

2nd : Norway (Mathilde Ilebrekke, Aadne Kristenstuen, Trym Loeken)

3rd : Germany (Johanna Holzmann, Jonas Schmid, Tobias Mueller)

Switzerland won this trial for the third time in a world championship ! This race includes a jump and a loom in a single run with 2 skiers racing side by side down identical parallel courses. 

 

PROGRAM

Official programme : Programme-WCS_telemark-LaPlagne2017

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