Gregor Schlierenzauer (AUT)
GREGO SCHLIERENZAUER (AUT) CLAIMS VICTORY IN HINZENBACH (AUT)
Gregor Schlierenzauer (AUT, Fischer) took the victory at the Summer Grand Prix competition in Hinzenbach (AUT). Daiki Ito (JPN, Fischer) and Roman Koudelka (CZE, Fischer) completed the Fischer trio who made the podium. With sixth place today Thomas Morgenstern (AUT, Fischer) already captured the overall victory of this years Summer Grand Prix with only one more competition left.
At the premiere in Hinzenbach (AUT) Gregor Schlierenzauer showed jumps of 93 and 92.5 meters and thus claimed victory with 3 points ahead of Daiki Ito. The Austrian, who used the last weeks for really intensive training, was absolutely satisifed: "My main focus lies on the winter. This victory was a great step for me and it shows that I trained well so far.”
His team and brand mate Thomas Morgenstern finished in sixth place with jumps of 90 and 90.5 meters today and thus already took the victory in the Overall Summer Grand Prix rankings with only one more competition left on Monday in Klingenthal (GER).
The further Fischer eagles who made the top ten: Severin Freund (GER, Fischer) and Michael Hayböck (AUT, Fischer) in fourth and fifth place, as well as Manuel Fettner (AUT, Fischer), Lukas Hlava (CZE, Fischer), Maximilian Mechler (GER, Fischer) and Maciej Kot (POL, Fischer) in seventh to tenth place.