|OSLO, Norway (March 8) - |
The women raced a 30K free technique won by Valentina Schevchenko of the Ukraine by a margin of 15 seconds, which moved her into the lead of the World Cup distance standings.
No U.S. women competed.
2008 VIESSMANN FIS WORLD CUP CROSS COUNTRY
Holmenkollen Ski Festival
Oslo, NOR - March 8, 2008
1. Valentina Shevchenko, Ukraine, 1:24:14.9
2. Charlotte Kalla, Sweden, 1:24:29.4
3. Claudia Nystad, Germany, 1:24:33.9
4. Therese Johaug, Norway, 1:24:35.5
5. Marit Bjoergen, Norway, 1:24:57.6
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The final event of the GKA Kite-Surf season saw sparks fly on the water as Prea delivered four days of perfect strapless freestyle conditions and sensational action last week.