Hannes Dotzler and Hanna Kolb are the new German sprint champions

26 January 2012 14:41
Hanne Dotzler skating in Toblach
Hanne Dotzler skating in Toblach -

Hannes Dotzler and Hanna Kolb secured sprint titles at the German nationals in Oberwiesenthal. Samson Schairer and Anne Winkler won in the junior class.

Dotzler in top shape

Already at the World Cup in Otepää it was clear that Hannes Dotzler in back in solid shape after the injury. Dotzler confirmed the winning momentum as he became German sprint free champion today. 21-year old skier edged out compatriot Sebastian Eisenlauer. Bronz medal goes to Daniel Heun who left behind Alexander Wolz, Valentin Mätig and Roy Meingast.

Kolb wins ladies' sprint

Hanna Kolb was the quickest in the ladies' final and celebrates the gold medal. Silver goes to Sandra Ringwald. Elisabeth Schicho finished in the third position.

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