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New feature of e-news – World Cup Corner presented by Roman Torn!

Posted by Whistler Mountain Ski Club on Jan 28 2021 at 11:05AM PST

Our very own Roman Torn, former Alpine Canada ski team member, Olympian, WMSC member, coach and parent has offered to highlight World Cup races each week throughout the World Cup season. We certainly hope that you and your racers enjoy the first segment. Thank you Roman for this awesome offer!

Kranjska Gora Women’s GS

If you want to watch the race go to Brian Stemmle’s colourful commentary:

https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1844213827601

Highlights

Meta Horvat charging skiing GS on a very icy hill. Solid run earns her 3rd place. Check out 1.21 sec in how well she moves forward and pick up the early edge on a very icy challenging slope.

https://youtu.be/WJg-sL6mqCs

The winner and best GS Women’s skier right now. Bassino!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHfY6XQliUY

Honourable mention to Valerie Grenier for finishing a solid 15 and 16th in the points both days and Cassidy Gray finishing 26th starting 57th in her first World Cup GS.

Flachau, Austria

Men’s Slalom, day 1 exciting race to the very end.

https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1844225603764

Check out the “Attack from the Back” racer of the day at 18:56 sec. Starting 43, finishing 8th overall and 2nd second run! Aerni Luca.

Winning 2nd run and overall! Can’t win if you don’t try and go for it!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rRI6XIdZIX8

Honourable mention for the Eric Read finishing 26 and 27th in the points both days.

Next week the speeds are picking up with DH and SGS with the superbowl of skiing, Kitzbuhel for the Men and Crans Montana for Women.

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