MarathonsRacingA Thrilling Finish at La Sgambeda

FasterSkier FasterSkierDecember 14, 2004

It is a busy week for racing in Italy. They have World Cup races on Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday. And on top of that, the FIS Marathon World Cup started with La Sgambeda in Italy last Sunday.

The race was dominated by Italians. In an unbelievable finish, the top 19 skiers were separated by only 9 – yes NINE -seconds! Great winter weather made for very good skiing. 1200 skiers from 33 nations participated. The racers skied two 21-kilometer loops.

Giantoni Zanetel won the men’s race ahead of Roberto DeZolt and Ivan Margaroli, all from Italy. The women’s race was won by Lara Peyrot ahead of Christina Paluselli and Sofia Lind. Lars Flora, USA was 17th. he skied the whole race right near the front and finished only 8 seconds behind the winner.

Source: Langrenn.com
 
 Results:
 
FIS-marathon – LA SGAMBEDA 2004-12-12
 
Men
1. 8 1005987 ZANETEL GIANANTONIO ITA 1.37.26,1 100
2. 1 1007636 DE ZOLT ROBERTO ITA 1.37.27,6 80
3. 5 1223461 MARGAROLI IVAN ITA 1.37.27,9 60
4. 11 1238593 LANGBERG TOBIAS SWE 1.37.28,4 50
5. 4 1035087 GUTIERREZ JUAN JESUS SPA 1.37.29,2 45
6. 3 1009188 POZZI MAURIZIO ITA 1.37.31,3 40
7. 2 1008703 FAUNER SILVIO ITA 1.37.31,6 36
8. 18 1150323 TORSETH RUNE NOR 1.37.31,8 32
9. 10 1297181 CATTANEO MARCO ITA 1.37.31,9 29
10. 34 1222976 GRANDELIS TULLIO ITA 1.37.32,0 26
11. 14 1229184 HALLINGSTAD ANDERS NOR 1.37.32,3 24
12. 9 1224043 COSTANTIN PIERLUIGI ITA 1.37.32,6 22
13. 15 1151778 SKORSTAD HAVARD NOR 1.37.32,7 20
14. 24 1233452 RUIZ DIEGO SPA 1.37.32,9 18
15. 44 1298539 TOVAGLIARI MANUEL ITA 1.37.33,1 16
16. 37 1139362 FILIPPA AGOSTINO ITA 1.37.33,4 15
17. 19 1196883 FLORA LARS USA 1.37.34,0 14
18. 90 FOLLADOR ALESSANDRO ITA 1.37.34,8 13
19. 91 LONGO LUCA ITA 1.37.35,1 12
20. 38 1297472 FIORENTINI MARCO ITA 1.37.41,8 11
21. 39 1170693 BORDIGA FAUSTINO ITA 1.37.44,0 10
22. 21 1297569 GALLI MORRIS ITA 1.38.50,9 9
23. 62 KRUPICKA ROBERT CZE 1.39.00,4 8
24. 99 GANNER ROBERT AUT 1.40.58,0 7
25. 16 1366148 SVARD OSKAR SWE 1.41.15,8 6
26. 7 1158859 REZAC STANISLAV CZE 1.41.16,8 5
27. 52 PAREDI SIMONE ITA 1.41.20,5 4
28. 217 BORTOT LUCA ITA 1.43.08,3 3
29. 94 REDOLF FEDERICO ITA 1.43.35,0 2
30. 79 SANDOZ DANIEL SUI 1.45.04,1 1

Women

1. 2001 1066903 PEYROT LARA ITA 1.48.11,9
2. 2002 1005502 PALUSELLI CRISTINA ITA 1.49.17,8
3. 2003 1206001 LIND SOFIA SWE 1.51.02,4
4. 2011 1040810 VLASVELD MARIANNE NED 1.52.18,8
5. 2014 3295014 RIGAMONTI ALESSANDRA ITA 1.53.58,6
6. 2012 1264201 DZIADKOWIEC-MICHON DOROTA POL 1.59.12,5









Lars Flora (in Factory Team suit) skied with the leaders the entire race




A frantic finish!

 Photos from www.cometapress.it
 

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