INDIVIDUAL RACE: 4th March 2006 NORWAY AND GERMANY AT THE TOP OF WINTER TRIATHLON
Schilpario (BG - Italy) 4th march 2006 – In the first edition of Val di Scalve Winter Triathlon of the individual races the new European Champions are the Norwegian Alf Roger Holme (Silver medal for his team-mate Arne Post) and the German Sigrid Lang who beats Carina Wasle from Austria and Camilla Hott Johansen from Norway. The bronze medal of Elite men goes to the Italian Daniel Antonioli, one of the favourite after two wins in World Cup this season.
In the Under 23 category gold medal for Tomas Jurkovic / SVK and the others steps of podium with Thomas Jandl / AUT and Luis Lobo / ESP, and in the female race success for Lydia Weydahl / NOR on Radka Vodickova / CZE, third Emilie Darras /FRA.
The austrian Robert Gehbauer beats Jo T. Nordskar / NOR at the sprint in the Junior race, and bronze for the Italian Simone Di Mattia. In the female race the twins sister Verona e Johana Sovcikova from Slovakia has had gold and Silver medals, bronze for Nina Morgenstern / GER