PAULINE PREVOT FERRAND TOO DEAF VAL DI SOLE
Daolasa di Commezzadura (TN) – The third check of the 4 scheduled right this moment, Sunday 4 September, in Val di Sole it was awarded to the elite girls, who after the Under 23 girls’s and males’s races lit up the already sizzling season of the Val di Sole Bikeland for the ultimate XCO World Cup.
The similar route of 4 kilometers for 190 meters of climbing in every journey, however the viewers may be very massive and annoyed. Among the elite girls, nice expectations got to the 2 Frenchmen of Loana Lecomte and Pauline Ferrand Prevot, European champion and world champion. Fighting for third place on the rostrum appears to be the duty of the day for your complete workforce.
Expectations quickly turned actuality as a result of within the elite girls’s race, the primary two runners to go below the masks had been French who got here from the actual competitors. Lecomte and Prevot instantly took off, leaving a 27″ lengthy hole.
What was seen on the European Championship in Monaco and the quick observe on Friday appears to be returning. Prevot’s dream of non-public and cultural rebirth a number of weeks in the past exhibits how he’s engaged on himself. After 10 “behind the French duo was the third on this planet championship of Les Gets, Haley Batten, chased by his buddy Savilla Blunk.
LECOMTE EXAGGERATES, PREVOT CONSERVES
Three small errors in the course of the second of the 5 rounds of the ladies’s check and Lecomte appears to have misplaced some helpful energy and some seconds towards Prevot.
The two Frenchmen separated just a little within the second stage however the nature of the game of the European championship allowed him to return again with nice energy, completely different traces on the Mercedes Benz Peak, a pure descent from a rock of 40 cm adopted by a really sturdy sound on the grime observe and moved .
The warmth of the ladies’s race begins to be one other challenger to not be humiliated, the runners within the race repeatedly drain water on troublesome areas and behind. Jolanda Neff appears to be approaching sturdy on the again, displacing Courtney (who we noticed return to the highest spot this weekend) and compatriot Sina Frei.
The Olympic champion, Jolanda Neff, has been used to us within the final weeks to do a really quick race and within the second time she got here again below the American Batten preventing for the third place. The Swiss had received in 2017 in Val di Sole, however even right this moment they appear to have a leg of one of the best days, prepared to begin the pursuit of the French pair.
PREVOT SAID HELLO EVERYONE
As within the European competitors in Monaco and the worldwide competitors in Les Gets, Pauline Ferrand Prevot places on her beast, she wears the uniform of a world champion however below her pores and skin she has one Super Woman and she or he has given her look to fold. . His buddy Lecomte was sinking, his delay continued to extend because the errors of the youngest European soldier and one of many actual variations between Prevot and Neff are the shut traces. Prevot visited in current days together with his technical instructor Cecile Ravanel and Martino Fruet.
GENERAL CONTROL OF PFP
Pauline Ferrand Prevot he raises his head and returns the ruler after a season that didn’t see him effectively within the World Cup till this week, the final alternative in Val di Sole, however the previous couple of weeks have been necessary for him, with glorious performances that dispelled the rumors.
There is numerous speak about him even within the paddocks as a result of his future seems to be removed from the present races. After the passage on the final stage, Pauline had gained 11 “benefit on Lecomte. Behind Jolanda Neff was a competitor for himself. Three absolute winners on the rostrum however Prevot nonetheless proves that he has no limits.
Two jerseys had been received final week in Les Gets, two races had been received this week in Italy, Pauline Ferrand Prevot received his race in 1 hour 20 ’23”, with a bonus of 1’27” within the European championship. Loan Lecomte.
The third place a Jolanda Neffthe Olympic champion resists the delay of two’29”, the fourth is an American Haley Batten at 3’18”, when the large return of I’m not Frei.
«The finest weeks after a brief route on Friday I received right this moment on the programs that I preferred probably the most as a result of they’re pure and really excessive however very enjoyable to go down. – mentioned PFP – I used to be in a position to push uphill and play downhill with my bike. The plan was to be quiet behind Loana, however then I hurried to vary and in the long run I gave it my all. The season will not be over as a result of in two weeks I might be firstly of the nationwide marathon in Denmark after which the stone”.
FIGHT A SECOND WORK
Completely out of the sport was Anne Terpstra, the chief of what stood as much as this check. Dental illness pressured the Dutchman to stop, as he had been Alessandra Keller winner of all standings of the 2022 World Cup with 1682 factors.
Behind him Rebecca McConnell (1626) and Terpstra (1618). The seventeenth Martina Berta who needed to skip Albstadt, Nove Mesto and Leogang on account of a severe damage to Capoliveri. Twenty-something Greta Seiwald.
A fantastic efficiency by an Italian skilled Martina Berta who was once within the group chasing the chief of the race, within the group that was behind the leaders. For his different good outcomes collected right this moment is the eighth end, the highest 10 of sports activities within the World Cup, after Mont Sainte Anne, Vallnord and Lenzerheide.
“It was not straightforward to cease all of the opponents however I gave the whole lot – Aosta Valley mentioned on the finish of the race – it is a disgrace to go right down to the top, I’d have preferred to finish the season on the rostrum. The Cup in entrance of the Italian followers. Happy with the eighth place. Happy for the yr, unthinkable like I take into consideration all of the unhealthy issues I had with the accidents firstly of the season. The enjoyable right here was good, however all through the season the help and love of the followers was necessary.”
Three Italians within the high 40, Giorgia Marchet thirty sixth, Greta Seiwald thirty ninth and Eva Lechner fortieth. In sixty fifth place Miola Astrid and 66th Giorgia Stagagnolo. Chiara Teocchi retired.
TO REACH ELITE WOMEN
1. FERRAND PREVOT Pauline (BMC MTB RACING) 1:20:23
2. LECOMTE Loana (CANYON CLLCTV) +1: 27
3. NEFF Jolanda (TREK FACTORY RACING XC) +2: 29
4. BATTEN Haley (Factory Competition SPECIAL) +3: 18
5. FREI Sina (FACTORY GIVEN COMPETITION) +5: 11
6. KELLER Alessandra (THÖMUS MAXON) +5: 27
7. RICHARDS Evie (TREK FACTORY RACING XC) +5: 32
8. BERTHA Martina (SANTA CRUZ FSA MTB PRO TEAM) +5:52
9. THE LAST Annie +6: 00
10. Ramona FORKS (JB BRUNEX SUPERIOR FACTORY RACING) +6: 21
36. MARCHET Giorgia (TRINX FACTORY TEAM) +13: 06
39. LECHNER Eva (TRINX FACTORY TEAM) +14: 26
40. SEIWALD Greta (SANTA CRUZ FSA MTB PRO TEAM) +14: 42
65. MIOLA Astrid on 2 laps
66. STEGAGNOLO Giorgia on 2 laps