German autumn performance tests
Victoria Carl at German performance tests

Last weekend Oberhof hosted traditional German performance tests and German roller skiing sprint nationals. Three competitions were on the schedule.

Ringwald and Bing German rollerski sprint champions

Sandra Ringwald and Thomas Bing won the roller ski in free technique. In the men's race Bing powered to victory ahead of Sergey Ustiugov and Andrey Krasnov of Russia.

Sandra Ringwald took the German title ahead of Natalia Matveeva and Victoria Carl.

Belger and Bögl won day two

On the second day of the German performance test a running race was on the schedule. Julia Belger won the ladies' 5 km competition +30.9 seconds ahead of last year's winner Pia Fink. Fresh German sprint champion Sandra Ringwald took 3rd place. 

Lucas Bögl repeated his victory from last year and won the men's 10 km in the time of 32:07.2. van Kirillov of Russia lost +15.3 and finished 2nd, Thomas Wick claimed 3rd place +21.2 behind the winner. 

Final day for Carl and Dobler

The last race of the performance test was ladies' 11,7 km classic and men's 19,5 km classic. Victoria Carl dominated the interval start competition ahead of Sandra Ringwald and Katharina Hennig. 

Jonas Dobler won the men's race with a gap of +26.7 seconds on Thomas Bing. Lucas Bögl took 3rd place.


Sprint Free, Friday 21st September

Running, Saturday 22nd September

Individual Classic, Sunday 24th September