German and Russian snowboarders rule Stara Planina

29 January 2016 19:19
Women's podium at the EC PSL STara Planina with Melanie Hochreiter (GER) in 2nd, Carolin Langenhorst (GER) in 1st and Corinna Boccacini (ITA) in third
Women's podium at the EC PSL STara Planina with Melanie Hochreiter (GER) in 2nd, Carolin Langenhorst (GER) in 1st and Corinna Boccacini (ITA) in third -
Christian Veit

German and Russian raceboarders have left their marks in Stara Planina dominating the first race of the double Europa Cup event in Serbia today.

While Carolin Langenhorst and Melanie Hochreiter were able to celebrate a German double victory in the women's event, Russian's Dmitry Sarsembaev and Dmitry Loginov did so on the men's side of things.

Bot respective podiums were rounded out by Italian athletes with Corinaa Boccacini and Daniele Bagozza taking third.

Full results are available online.

Tomorrow's Europa Cup competition will feature a parallel giant slalom event on the same slope.