With nine World Cup Ski Cross Races complete, the outstanding performance of Team Elan athletes tallied up to 14 podium appearances with four overall victories, six 2nd place finishes and four 3rd place finishes. This marks an amazing achievement for the athletes and the season is not even half way finished. Stay tuned for more incredible performances.
The racing schedule has been extremely demanding, with one race following one another with very little breaks for recovery in between. The World Cup will continue in Nakiska, Canada where ski cross competition will be held on 14th of January. After the Nakisa race circuit, the athletes will travel back to Europe for races in Idre, Sweden, Sunny Valley, Russia, Reiteralm, Austria and finishing up at the World Cup final ins Veysonnaz, Switzerland. The highlight of the season will be in China where athletes will fight for the most precious Olympic medals.
"I would like to congratulate all Elan athletes on a fantastic start to the season. There were many personal best performances and great progress, showing that hard work and dedication to the sport pays off. We will continue to do everything we can to support our team as best we can. 100% dedication is the only way to go. We at Elan will help our team achieve good times throughout the season." Blaž Lazar, Elan Racing Team Manager.