After a sovereign appearance on the hill and in the trail Dominator Earl Magnus Ribber (Norway) won the first competition of the season. At 20.2 seconds, he was able to prevail on the five kilometers against the Austrian Johannes Lancaster, suggesting that he also prevents a lot of 2021/22. Jens Dieters was able to advance in third place with a good cross-country skiing.
Manuel fair could not hold his place on the podium in cross-country skiing. In the end, the forces were in the end. I’m already a bit disappointed, that it did not matter to the podium, said the 28-year-old in IDF. When fifth he was the best starter from the team of national coach Hermann wine book, the podium lacked almost ten seconds. For the second German top ten result, the six-time world champion Johannes Ryder went as a tenth.
At temperatures of twelve degrees below the freezing point, Team Olympic Champion Vincent Geiger came directly behind Ryder as an eleventh. Julian Schmidt and Terence Weber followed on the ranks 13 and 17. The three-time Olympic champion Eric Freeze had to settle for a weak jump with position 24, team Olympic champion Fabian Raise even with rank 29.
For the only 24-year-old Ribber it was already the 37th World Cup victory of his career. Only record man Hanna Manning from Finland (48) and Freeze (43) have more.