• Johannes Rydzek celebrates his national title 2016

    Johannes Rydzek takes German summer title 2016

    The 2016 summer national champion of Germany is called Johannes Rydzek. Rydzek beat his closest rival, superstar Eric Frenzel, by 10.9 seconds in the end. The third place of the competition went to Maxime Laheurte of the visiting French team. In the all-German ranking, the podium was completed by Manuel Faißt who finished fourth in total.

  • Pittin, Bauer and Runggaldier are the top 3 at the Italian summer nationals 2016

    Alessandro Pittin is Italian summer champion 2016

    After a long while of not competing on the top level, Italian team leader Alessandro Pittin had a reminder of why he is called the Pitbull at the Italian championships in Val di Fiemme today. The 26-year-old won the title 32.5 second ahead of second-placed Armin Bauer. Lukas Runggaldier was third and crossed the finish line one minute and 12 seconds after Pittin.