Romed Baumann new on Blizzard

01 May 2012 19:54

Austrian all-rounder Romed Baumann announced on his homepage that he is now "a proud Blizzard racer". He added: "Blizzard wants to build a large downhill team and I am happy to be part of this team and return to success with them."

Baumann indicates he has signed a two-year contract and says: "The tests on Blizzard were very very good and the sport director Berni Knauss was very forthcoming to me. For me it is a great honor to be the number one on the team of a traditional brand such as Blizzard and I am sure we can successfully continue on the way we have embarked on."

Baumann will continue testing in the next days to identify the best possible material for the coming season. 

He previously raced onh Salomon since 2008 and before that on Fischer.