Cross-Country Skiing

Klaebo and Falla secure victories on home snow

Share this with
Copy
Share this article

Klaebo

Image credit: Getty Images

BySportsbeat
22/02/2020 at 18:04 | Updated 22/02/2020 at 18:42

Johannes Hoesflot Klaebo and Maiken Caspersen Falla claimed wins in the cross-country skiing World Cup 1.5km classic sprints in Trondheim, Norway.

In the men's event, five Norwegians made it through the early stages and to the final and but it was Klaebo finished first.

Watch winter sports live on Eurosport and the Eurosport Player

Cross-Country Skiing

Bolshunov claims third successive mass start win

08/03/2020 AT 15:59

The 23-year-old crossed the line in 2:52.07 with compatriot Paal Golberg 1.2 seconds behind and fellow Norwegian Erik Valnes rounding off the podium, finishing 1.6s behind Klaebo.

There was another home victory in the women's event as Falla edged a close race, getting the better of Sweden's Jonna Sundling by 0.48s.

Meanwhile, Switzerland's Nadine Faehndrich finished 2.88s back to claim bronze and her first sprint World Cup podium.

Klaebo leads home Norway 1-2-3-4

00:03:08

Lahti

Norway men take relay to secure double

01/03/2020 AT 11:51
Lahti

Dominant Norway take women's relay

01/03/2020 AT 10:09
Related Topics
Cross-Country Skiing
Share this with
Copy
Share this article