in the OLYMPIC games IN the winter she won both an individual gold and a stafettsilver.
But in the world cup had Hanna Öberg prior to this season never been better than fifth individually.
winter competitions however, it has become to change.
Before christmas, was a 23-year-old finished third in the pursuit in the Czech Nove Mesto. In the first race after christmas, it was a new place, and a career best result in the sprint when världscupcirkusen took the German Oberhof.
"It was a good start to the new year, amazing," says national team coach Mattias Nilsson in the DN immediately after the race.
And it was a nice receipt to see that she is in shape still.
74 out of 100 starters was swede, the security itself at the shooting range, and the skiing there was nothing wrong.
the case was Öberg to the end of the 15 seconds after Lisa Vittozzi, Italy, who took his first world cup victory with a five second margin in France, Anaïs Chevalier.
raise the self-esteem for the rest of the week's competitions. And, of course, also the face of winter's big goal, the world CUP in Östersund, sweden in march.
– It is always good to shoot full and it was a good series also, it was not the edge or something like that, " says Nilsson.
told Hanna Öberg for the DN if the dream to take his first podium in the world cup before the world CUP. Now, she has already two pieces.
– However, the peak shape will come later, " said Oberg, referring to the home-world CUP.
had a heavier Thursday in Germany. Mona Brorsson (37:a two-bom), and Elisabeth Högberg (48:a with a bom) qualifying course for Saturday's pursuit. But Ingela Andersson and Linn Persson missed the top 60.
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