Bankes and Dilman defend titles

13 March 2015 10:50
The happy medal winners of the sbx race in Yabuli: 2nd Pietrzykowski, 1st Dilman and 3rd Vuagnoux
The happy medal winners of the sbx race in Yabuli: 2nd Pietrzykowski, 1st Dilman and 3rd Vuagnoux -
Snowboard Germany

Charlotte Bankes (FRA) and Daniil Dilman (RUS) have won the snowboard cross race of the 19th FIS Junior World Championships in Yabuli, China successfully keeping hold on their 2014 titles.

Bankes earned her career's third medal at junior worlds (two gold and one bronze) on a demanding and attractive course built by the specialists of Snowparkconsulting relegating her teammate Juliette Lefevre and Katie Anderson (CAN) to the second and third rank respectively.

In the men's competition, Dilman celebrated his second consecutive title ahead of Germany's Sebastian Pietrzykowski and Ken Vuagnoux (FRA) who had placed third in Valmalenco, Italy last year, too.

Full results are available online for ladies and men.