Fabián Štoček and Zhao Xinle winners of Vasaloppet China 2024
The Ski Classics Challengers event, Vasaloppet China, took place this Thursday with a 50km long-distance skiing race in classic technique in Changchun, China. Check out the results.
Photo: Vasaloppet China
Fabián Štoček, Vltava Fund Ski Team, winner of Vasaloppet China 2024.
After a day full of action, the Ski Classics Challengers event in China, Vasaloppet China, saw a fierce battle for all the podium places. Ultimately, Fabián Štoček, Vltava Fund Ski Team, and Zhao Xinle, China, won their respective races with solid performances.
Vasaloppet China – Men’s Race
In the men’s event, the winner Fabián Štoček, Vltava Fund Ski Team, completed the race in a time of 2:16:18.
Thomas Bing, eD system Silvini Team, finished in second place, 0.1 seconds behind, followed by Christian Winker, Terrex XC Ski Team, completing the podium in third position and 3:35 back.
As Vasaloppet China is a Ski Classics Challengers event, Pro Team registered athletes could collect points for the Ski Classics Champion and Youth competitions in their respective genders.
Complete results of Vasaloppet China can be found here and here, and a list of Ski Classics Challengers events with confirmed dates for season 2023/2024 can be found at Ski Classics. The list is updated continuously with new events.