France and Australia claim sbx team title again
French and Australian racers have kept hold to their titles in the team sbx event at the 19th FIS Snowboard Junior World Championships in Yabuli, China.
While Charlotte Bankes (FRA) once again locked in the double, this time alongside fellow teammate Juliette Levefre it was Matthew Thomas (AUS) in the men's competition who defended his title with his new partner Adam Lambert.
The ladies podium was rounded out by Francesca Gallina and Sofia Belingheri from Italy as well as Russian duo Mariya Vasiltsova and Yulia Lapteva.
In the men's event, Sebastian Pietrzykowski also earned silver in the team event with German teammate Florian Gregor while 2015 junior world champion Daniil Dilman brought home bronze together with Aleksandr Guzachev from Russia.