St. Moritz 2017 World Champions

Remember five months ago? The #fisalpine athletes were fighting for the the World Champion titles in St. Moritz. Here are the best pictures of our heroes.

13 July 2017 15:44
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    The bright sunshine and Moritz the mascot are a guarantee for an excellent atmosphere in the Salatrains stadium in St. Moritz.

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    St. Moritz 2017 is officially opened at the Kulm Park, where the giant statue Edy and a cheerful crowd can't wait to celebrate its World Champions.

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    It's Austrian Nicole Schmidhofer who's the fastest in the ladies' super-g and claims the first World Champion title of those two weeks.

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    The surprise and the relief were big when she crossed the finish line in the lead.

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    On the men's side, the super-g title goes to a veteran of the World Cup Tour: Canadian Erik Guay.

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    Guay sets the record of the oldest World Champion.

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    Not ideal weather, but Switzerlands' sweatheart Wendy Holdener delights her home crowd with a win in the alpine combined.

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    Sharing the podium with her teammate and close friend Michelle Gisin makes the story perfect.

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    Fog patches forced the rescheduling of the men's downhill to the next day. "Super Sunday" will host the ladies' and men's downhill under fantastic conditions.

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    Favourite Ilka Stuhec manages to ski at her best level and grab her first World Champion title in the downhill.

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    As often, the sparkling Ilka Stuhec shows lots of emotions while collecting her gold medal.

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    Favourite Beat Feuz is flying towards the victory on the downhill track.

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    He handled the rescheduling and the delay the best to earn the downhill World Champion title one day after his birthday.

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    The second week started with the alpine combined and Luca Aerni (SUI) limiting the damage in downhill, before rocking the slalom run, his speciality.

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    Emotions are high on the alpine combined podium for the new World Champion Luca Aerni (SUI) and his teammate Mauro Caviezel.

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    Lots of attention was brought to the alpine team event as this discipline will be Olympic from 2018 on.

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    The French team passed all the hurdles, including a strong Slovakian team in the Finals, and eaerned the gold medal.

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    The ladies' giant slalom is very fought for and Tessa Worley has to ski at her best level to bring home her second career title, after Schladming 2013.

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    Joy and relief were high when she crossed the finish line and realised she claimed the title.

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    As surprising as it can seem, Marcel Hirscher had never earned the giant slalom World Champion title yet. He offered himself the longed for gold medal in St. Moritz.

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    Noone could challenge slalom queen Mikaela Shiffrin in the last ladies' race of those World Championships.

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    She claimed a third career World Champion title in that discipline, after Schladming and Vail - Beaver Creek.

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    Marcel Hirscher was able to raise the level one more time and grabbed the win the slalom.

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    Finding his friend Felix Neureuther and his teammate Manuel Feller in the finish area topped that feeling of pure happiness.

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    Exiting races, deserved World Champion titles, a cheerful and massive crowd and breathtaking landscapes: we can definitly look back on successful World Championships at St. Moritz 2017.

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