Frida Karlsson was the strongest in 5km in Lahti JWSC2019

FIS Nordic Junior World Ski Championships continued with Cross Country U20 ladies 5 km free. Swedish Frida Karlsson was the winner of the women’s competition. It was emotional win for her.

“It was fun to ski today. I just wanted to have my revenge”, Karlsson said after the race.

Frida Karlsson succeeded today after Sunday’s disappointment in sprint competition.

Norwegian Helene Marie Fossesholm was the silver medalist 11,1 seconds behind the gold medalist Karlsson.  Fossesholm was also satisfied for today’s race. Fossesholm was especially happy with her technique today.

“The course required a high level of stamina and high level of technical ability, I loved it. I’m looking forward 15 km and I will fight it to the podium.”

Third of the women’s 5 km was Finnish Anita Korva. It was a second start to Korva in championships and also a second medal. She was satisfied for today after difficulties during the training period. She said that the first kilometres of race were hard but then her body woke up and it was a good race.

Results Ladies

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