OAR/OSLO: Snøkaos in central Europe and in Stockholm did that several national teams struggled with getting through to Oar and the first treningsomgangene in the world cup trails.
More flykanselleringer led to the fact that not all came in time to be able to participate in Tuesday's planned utfortrening, which was thus cancelled. Tuesday morning is the last about to arrive at the world cup-the city.
In the Italian sportsavisa Gazzeta dello Sport breeds the Italian national team against the organizers of the championship after having had to stay a night at the airport in Stockholm.
the Hotel reservations should be booked close to the airport, but it had not happened, " says coach Raimund Plancker.
- We would take a taxi into the city centre but it was a two hours queue in 15 degrees below zero. We laid us to rest at the airport. At four o'clock the next morning we took the train to Östersund, " says former world champion in super-G, Christof Innerhofer.
the Promoter is not, however, agree in the sharp criticism from Italy. Niklas Carlsson, ceo for the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Åre 2019, sorry for the inconvenience, but believe that the organizer has no responsibility for the problems that have arisen.
- It is boring for the people this has affected, but we do not see that it is in our mission to get people to Paddle, it is your own responsibility to plan it well. Weather and wind can so clearly create challenges, but it is their responsibility to plan for it, " says Carlsson of Expressen.
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Sweden and Italy are now the two remaining candidates to host the winter OLYMPICS in 2026, and the Italian newspaper is rapidly advancing with to point out that arrangørfeilen can get follows for the Stockholm OLYMPIC games-application.
Shadow hangs over the organizer, over the way the international skiforbundet FIS manages the calendar, but also over Sweden's OLYMPIC candidacy, writes Gazzetta dello Sport.
- Like that it should not happen. We are in the world cup, says Italy head coach Alberto Ghidoni.
to make bad to worse reported that several nations, including France, Italy, Germany and the united STATES miss the baggage and equipment.
Carlsson believes, however, that alpenasjonene is a bit spoiled, what comes to the travel and expectations.
We are in Sweden, Norway and Finland traveling to the Alps all the time and are accustomed to similar problems. When they travel out of the alpelandene they believe that all of a sudden that we must take responsibility for the journey, without dealing in any way, " says Carlsson.This is Jansruds biggest challenge Positive Jansrud
The Norwegian team was the Monday. Kjetil Jansrud and Aksel Lund Image has already been in place for a while and trained. And while its competitors struggled to get to the Paddle, used by the Norwegian team on Tuesday the time to work out easily in one of the many slopes the Swedish ski resort has to offer.
In 18 degrees below zero conducted the Norwegian guys training session which is especially important for Jansrud. He must test the hand where he recently picked up two breaks during training in Kitzbühel.
I can make the decision up to rennstart. I will probably be on the startlista. I have tomorrow and the morning before the race to try. There are the two options I have. And it's not going to be hundred per cent renntrening before the race. I have to take it step by step, and how it is now I have to test it more before I can say if I can run, " says Jansrud to the Newspaper.
Together with Aksel Lund Image, and the rest of the Norwegian national team was Jansrud on the given the same treatment on Monday evening.POINT: On the question to take an extra season will go out of the family, gives the Image an answer with a twinkle in the eye that gets the audience to break out in laughter. Video: NTB/Scanpix Show more
I have not tried to start properly yet. Because my thumb works it will be easier for me to keep the stake, but in it I start there will be movement in the breach. It makes that it's going to be a pain. I'm not sure where if it goes or not.
- you are Going to get tried it properly before start?
- Yes, I need to try it, but I don't think that I'm not going to push it. We have research that shows that the start has a lot to say, and it stinks for me. I do not get an opportunity to stake a hundred per cent. But if it is okay that I am running, I get either accept it and try to run even a little faster.OL-sjokkets tough choice: - I was furious