Honglian Weng

Time to Qualify in Seefeld: 5 k/10 k Classic Qualification Races

Wednesday in Seefeld, Austria was the day to pace yourself into the 2019 Nordic Ski World Championships.  No Jessie Diggins or Alex Harvey toed the line in today’s distance qualifiers, a 5-kilometer classic for the women a 10 k classic for the men. For those skiers without the minimum International Ski Federation (FIS) distance points, qualification races are an opportunity to earn start spots in the championship’s distance events. (Athletes racing on Wednesday have not...