Nikolaeva and Habrat win ski cross Gold at Universiade
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.