Young gun and veteran win second PGS NorAm Cup at Copper Mountain

13 November 2013 09:01
Ester Ledecka makes the best out of her stay in Colorado
Ester Ledecka makes the best out of her stay in Colorado -
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Ester Ledecká (CZE) and Roland Haldi (SUI) have claimed victory in the second parallel giant slalom NorAm Cup race staged at Copper Mountain yesterday.

Ledecká, the 2013 Double Junior World Champion (PSL and PGS), impressed with some fine carving skills edging off 2013 PSL World Cup title winner Marion Kreiner to second.

Julia Dujmovits came in third thus improving her result from the first race where she got disqualified in the round of 16 ending up in ninth position.

On the men's side, Swiss veteran Roland Haldi held back the strong Austrian force with 2013 Overall World Cup winner Andreas Prommegger and Lukas Mathies rounding out the podium as second and third.

Here is some race footage from the Race to the Cup stop at Copper Mountain: