Nikolaeva and Habrat win ski cross Gold at Universiade

16 December 2013 08:52
The top six athletes of the Ski Cross Universiade 2013
The top six athletes of the Ski Cross Universiade 2013 -
Daniele Mosna

Daria Nikolaeva (RUS) and Mateusz Habrat (POL) have won the ski cross event at the 2013 Winter Universiade staged in Trentino.

While Habrat edged off Igor Omelin (RUS) and Jiri Cech (CZE) to second and third, Nikolaeva led a Russian podium sweep with Violetta Kovalskaya and Viktoria Struk taking second and third spot.

And also aims for more already: “I knew that I was in first position. So, now with the Gold to my belt, I will try to qualify for the Winter Olympics.”

A total of 38 athletes were competing in the race at Monte Bondone.

Check out the full results for women and men online.