Robert Antonioli silver medalist in the Vertical Race of the world championships in Villars Sur Ollon
Once again our line specialist "down to lead" to the podium, this time with the silver medal in the Vertical race at the world ski mountaineering championships being held on the slopes of Villars Sur Ollon.Instead, the Swiss specialist Werner Marti proclaims himself the world champion, while the promising young RĂ¨mi Bonnet ranks third. Fourth position, but very close to the last to the metal, our Michele Boscacci. Tenth and second espoir Davide Magnini, while he is espoir bronze for Henry Aymonod.
Among women, to dominate the ascent to the highest step of the podium, we have the Olympic champion, and multi-champion of mountain running, Andreas Mayr. Only second, today, Axelle Mollaret and third is the vertical specialist Victoria Kreuzer.
Eighth place for our Alba De Silvestro and tenth for Giulia Murada who thus conquers the espoir category, while we have a return that glitters with bronze for Valtellina Giulia Compagnoni.
Among the young, behind the Swiss champion Aurelien Gay, the Italians Daniele Corazza and SebastienGuichardaz, respectively on the second and third step of the podium. The young and invaded Russian athlete Ekaterina Osichkina is still a success for the female. The cadet podium is instead dominated by the Swiss with Robin Bussatrd and Caroline Ulrich.
After this intense start, at the Villars World Championship, a break day is scheduled for tomorrow which will allow top athletes to recharge their batteries for Friday's Team Race.