First Swiss title for Jonas Baumann

06 February 2012 14:30
Jonas Baumann wins first Swiss title in Campra
Jonas Baumann wins first Swiss title in Campra -

On Sunday, the second day of the Swiss nationals took place in Campra in lovely weather and very cold temperatures dropping to -17°C.
10 /15 pursuit in free technique competitions were on the schedule.

22-year old Jonas Baumann secured himself first Swiss title in his career ahead of Marco Mühlematter and Valerio Leccardi. In the U20 class Jason Rüesch was the surprise of the day as the 18-year old youngster delivered the strongest performance. Corsin Hösli celebrated silver medal and Livio Bieler claimed bronze.

On the ladies' side Doris Trachsel carried on the winning momentum from the day 1 of the national championships and powered to victory also in the 10 km free pursuit race. Rahel Imoberdorf claimed silver medal and bronze went to 42-year old veteran Natascia Leonardi.
In the U20 class Christa Jäger won the title ahead of Selina Meier and Nathalie von Siebenthal.

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