Emil Persson, Lager 157 Ski Team, won the Ski Classics event Grönklitt Criterium with a powerful sprint finish. Persson completed the ninth stage of Ski Classics Season XIV in a total time of 1:55:14.9.
Second place, after a tight fight to the line, went to Max Novak, Team Aker Dæhlie, 0.4 seconds back. A remarkable performance from Stian Hoelgaard, also from Team Aker Dæhlie, granted him the third position on the podium, 1.2 seconds behind the winner.
Full Race Report in Progress.
Grönklitt Criterium – Top 3 Men
- Emil Persson, Lager 157 Ski Team, 1:55:14.9
- Max Novak, Team Aker Dæhlie, +0.4
- Stian Hoelgaard, Team Aker Dæhlie, +1.2
Results can be found HERE.
Grönklitt Criterium program, start lists, results, and live timing can be found here.
Next up is Grönklitt ITT tomorrow, Sunday, February 19. The event marks the tenth Ski Classics stage of Season XIV.
The Season XIV of Ski Classics Pro Tour consists of 14 events on 10 event weekends in 6 different countries.
Ski Classics Pro Tour Season XIV (2022/2023)
- Event 1: December 10, 2022 – Bad Gastein PTT, Bad Gastein, Austria, 15km
- Event 2: December 11, 2022 – Bad Gastein Criterium, Bad Gastein, Austria, 35km
- Event 3: December 17, 2022 – La Venosta Criterium, Val Venosta, Italy, 36km
- Event 4: January 14, 2023 – Pustertaler Ski Marathon, Sexten, Italy, 62km
- Event 5: January 15, 2023 – Prato Piazza Mountain Challenge, Niederdorf, Italy, 32km
- Event 6: January 21, 2023 – Engadin La Diagonela, Engadin Valley, Switzerland, 48km
- Event 7: January 29, 2023 – Marcialonga, Trentino, Italy, 70km
- Event 8: February 12, 2023 – Jizerská50, Bedřichov, Czech Republic, 50km
- Event 9: February 18, 2023 – Grönklitt Criterium, Orsa Grönklitt, Sweden, 50km
- Event 10: February 19, 2023 – Grönklitt ITT, Orsa Grönklitt, Sweden, 12km
- Event 11: March 5, 2023 – Vasaloppet, Sälen-Mora, Sweden, 90km
- Event 12: March 18, 2023 – Birkebeinerrennet, Rena-Lillehammer, Norway, 54km
- Event 13: April 1, 2023 – Reistadløpet, Setermoen-Bardufoss, Norway, 40km
- Event 14: April 2, 2023 – Summit 2 Senja, Bardufoss- Finnsnes, Norway, 67km
More information about the Ski Classics Pro Tour you can find at skiclassics.com.
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