Swiss victory

A Swiss win in the men’s junior world ski championship

Alexis Monney (20) won the downhill race for men. Norway secured a new fourth place.
“It was a challenging course, with a lot of technically challenging skiing. Both parts with speed and more technical parts,” he says.
Overjoyed with his win.
“I am very happy. A fantastic day on a fantastic run,” he says.
It was a close race – the Swiss winner ended up just hundredths in front of the Italian Simon Talacci, and 23 hundredths in front of Stefan Reiser from Austria.
Atle McGrath was the best Norwegian, two hundredths away from the podium, a place he shares with two other athletes.
The complete result list is available here: