Norwegian sprint coach Ulf Morten Aune is excited that the season premier in this year’s sprint World Cup in DÃ¼sseldorf, Germany is set to start as early as October 25th. The Norwegian team is currently doing their preparations in Val Senales, Italy and Oberhof, Germany.
â€œI think this is very good. It gives us the media and fan attention that we needâ€. The European media and fans are showing great interest for the early races. National Team member Trond Einar Elden agrees:
â€œI think that it’s great with this early start. It’s important to be the first ski discipline getting going. The fans are now very hungry for winter sportâ€.