Double victory for Russia in ladies ski jumping

The action at the ski jumping hill started in Lahti as the FIS Nordic Junior Wolrd Ski Championship continued with ladies HS100 individual competition. Russian Anna Shpyneva won the competition with 253,1 points and the silver medal went to Russian Lidiia Iakovleva with 252,4 points. Lara Malsiner, from Italy, took the bronze with 249,9 points.

Shpyneva was on the second place after the first round but she rose to the highest podium after second round.

– My jumps were not bad and I think I learned something today. I like to be here, because come here to train often. I think the competition showed me I can move forward and improve for the future, said Shpyneva.

Iakovleva was happy about the silver medal and was already looking forward for the mixed team competition.

– The competition was fine and I’m very happy about the result. I hope everything goes fine in the mixed team competition.

Italian Malsiner was also happy about her results.

– I jumped on a high level. I’m very happy about my jumps and my results.


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