Kalla makes it three in a row in Bruksvallarna, Peterson is top for men.
Charlotte Kalla swept the opening weekend competitions in Bruksvallarna, Sweden with a win in today's free technique sprints. On the men's side Teodor Peterson was the day's winner.
According to Sweski.com the mornings fastest qualifier on the ladies' side Hanna Falk challenged Kalla in the finals but in the end Kalla proved too strong. Ida Ingemarsdotter crossed the line in third.
In the men's sprint final Teodor Peterson looked every bit the World Cup overall sprint champion from 2012 in winning today's competition.
Ladies' sprint final:
1. Charlotte Kalla, Piteå Elit SK
2. Hanna Falk, Ulricehamns IF
3. Ida Ingemarsdotter, Åsarna IK
4. Britta Johansson Norgren, Sollefteå Skidor IF
5. Magdalena Pajala, Piteå Elit SK
6. Lina Korsgren, Falun Borlänge SK
Men's sprint final:
1. Teodor Peterson, Åsarna IK
2. Simon Persson, IFK Umeå
3. Gustav Eriksson, Falun Borlänge SK
4. Erik Silfver, IFK Umeå
5. Carl Quicklund, Östersunds SK
6. Robin Bryntesson, Sollefteå Skidor IF
Complete results available soon.