Norway Wins the Parallel Team Event in Lenzerheide
Norway claimed the victory in the Team Parallel event, edging Germany in the Big Final. The Norwegians came into today as the defending World Champions from Cortina.
The team of Leif Kristian Nestvold-Haugen, Sebastian Foss-Solevaag, Kristina Riis Johannessen und Kristin Lysdahl had close calls in every round as they finished all three in a 2-2 tie. But each time the Norwegians had the faster overall time and came out on top.
Norway dispatched the Americans in the quarterfinals, neighbor Sweden in the semi-finals before finally meeting Germany in the Big Final for first place.
In the Small Final, Austria beats Sweden, also 2-2.