Johaug and Sundby win opening classic competitions in Beitostølen - UPDATED

22 November 2013 12:24
Therese Johaug wins 10 km Classic in Beito
Therese Johaug wins 10 km Classic in Beito -
FIS

Therese Johaug blew away the ladies 10 km C in Beitostølen winning by 54.1 seconds over Norwegian teammate Astrid Jacobsen and Heidi Weng + 1:07.4 in third. 

Martin Johnsrud Sundby won a close race in the men's 15 km C competition by just 1.3 seconds over Eldar Rønning and 6.5 seconds over Chris Jespersen who took third.  Petter Northug Jr. finished in 61st position +2:27.4.

Tomorrow's competitions will be 10/15 km in the free technique.

Ladies' Top 5:

1. JOHAUG Therese NOR 26:40.6

2. JACOBSEN Astrid NOR 27:34.7

3. WENG Heidi NOR 27:48.0

4. FALLA Maiken Caspersen NOR 28:07.9

5. BJORNSEN Sadie USA 28:13.4

Complete results available HERE

Men's Top 5:

1. SUNDBY Martin Johnsrud NOR 37:00.5

2. RØNNIN Eldar NOR 37:01.8

3. JESPERSEN Chris NOR 37:08.8

4. GOLBERG Pål NOR 37:23.1

5. PETTERSEN Øystein 37:24.0

Complete results available HERE