The son of art Noel Von Greunigen won the European Cup slalom staged on the Swedish snows of Almaasa. Second step of the podium for fellow countryman Fadri Janutin (+0 ”50) who completes the red-cross party while the Iberian Joaquim Salarich, ruler of the first heat, has to settle for third place (+0” 75).
The top 10 is completed by the host Carl Jonsson (+0 “79) author of an incredible comeback from the thirtieth position, the American Jett Seymour (+0″ 80), the German Anton Tremmel (+1 “09), the two Swiss Reto Maechler (+1 ”36) and Joel Luetolf (+1” 48), the Norwegian Eirik Hystad Solberg (+1 ”56) and the Teutonic Nikolaus Pfoederl (+1” 61).
The young Wunderteam promise Joshua Sturm, the Swiss Tanguy Nef and the German Fabian Himmelsbach, all three of whom went out during the second heat, were disappointed during the day . The Bavarian thus gives the leadership in the specialty classification to Von Gruenigen (309 points), now in command with 34 points of margin on Janutin and 35 on Himmelsbach himself.
In key Italy Tobias Kastlunger closes eleventh (+1 ”75) with fifteen positions recovered in the reversal of the thirty, Matteo Canins is twenty-seventh . Outside Filippo Della Vite and Gianlorenzo Di Paolo. Tomorrow we return to the track for another race between the articulated poles on the Scandinavian slope.