Pittin and Costa lead Italian squad 2016/17

18 May 2016 09:31
Samuel Costa and Armin Bauer in Val di Fiemme
Samuel Costa and Armin Bauer in Val di Fiemme -

With Falun 2015 silver medallist Alessandro Pittin and rising star Samuel Costa, the Italian Ski Federation has places two athletes on the World Cup A-team to lead their fellow athletes in the upcoming winter of 2016/17.

The rest of the teams were announced as follows:

- Armin Bauer
- Lukas Runggaldier
- Raffaele Buzzi

- Aaron Kostner
- Manuel Maierhofer
- Mattia Runggaldier

- Luca Gianmoena
- Mirco Sieff
- Denis Parolari
- Martin Taschler

FuturFisi Team
- Giulio Bezzig
- Domenico Mariotti
- Gabriele Zambelli

Sandro Pertile will continue in his role as the Sports Director for Nordic Combined as well as Paolo Bernardi as head coach and Ivo Pertile as responsible coach for the youth sector in Nordic Combined and Ski Jumping.