Schevchenko Skis Away With Women's 10km Freestyle in Canmore

FasterSkierJanuary 26, 2008

Valentina Schevchenko of Ukraine won the women’s 10km freestyle individual start. Evgenia Medvedeva was second with Justyna Kowalczyk (POL) third. Schevchecnko, an excellent skater who won the Tour de Ski Final Climb by over a minute, clearly took to the hilly 5km loop in Canmore. This was her second victory of the season, following the Tour de Ski stage win. After the race, the 32 year old raved about her skis and noted the challenging climbs – “This track was not easy for me, there are so many uphills. But my skis were very good and the race went well.”

Complete Results
More photographs and race coverage can be found on the FasterSkier World Cup Blog.


Loading Facebook Comments ...

Leave a Reply