Janne Ryynanen (FIN) and Akito Watabe (JPN, both Fischer skis and boots) secured podium results in Nordic Combined World Cup in Kuusamo.They occupied position two and three behind the German Tino Edelmann.
Ryynänen and Watabe fast in skiing
Due to strong winds on the ski jump in Kuusamo no competitions were held today. The organizers took the results of Friday's Pocket jump for today's competition. Finland’s Janne Ryynänen started in second position behind Tino Edelmann into the skiing track. The gap between them remained nearly constant from start to finish line. Japanese Akito Watabe who started in fifth place skied much faster. He caught up more than a minute on Edelmann and Ryynänen. Fourth place went to Alessandro Pittin (ITA, Fischer skis and boots) who showed an amazing performance ahead of the Norwegian Haavard Klemetsen (Fischer). Mario Stecher (AUT) finished 7th ahead of Francois Braud (FRA, both Fischer skis and boots).