Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

Around 20‘000 Fans have already been enjoying the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships St. Moritz 2017 over the last days and they have witnessed interesting and enjoyable alpine ski races

A very big weekend ahead of us

The results of the men's Downhill on Saturday, 11 February and the ladies Downhill on Sunday, 12 February are upon us and therefore also the promise of thrilling competitions. The weather forecast and other factors point to an unequivocally great Downhill weekend in St. Moritz. Today's training gave us a first flavorof what is happening at the Free Fall.

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Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

The steps up to the start of the men's downhill race - The Free Fall

Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

Every athlete is eager to have his downhill training run

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Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

The startnumbers for the training run

Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

The Longine Live Alpine Data System has its premiere for the measurement of speed and time

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Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

Every athlete will get one Live Alpine Data System Interface attached to one of his racing boots

Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

Free Fall: Start of the Downhil Race in St. Moritz

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Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

The start

Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

Speeding up to 100km/h in about 3sec

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Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

Graphics for the spectators infront of the TV screen delivered by the Longines Live Alpine Data System

Downhill Training Runs: At the Free Fall in St.Moritz

The downhill track for the men on the right and the downhill track for the ladies on the left

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After the first WCS races and trainings, St. Moritz is ready for this massive crowd. Not just in the village but in the whole of the Upper-Engadine, the excitement for an unforgettable ski party is growing by the minute.

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