Third positioned United States’ Lindsey Vonn poses throughout the medal ceremony for the ladies’s downhill race on the alpine ski World Championships in Are, Sweden, Sunday, Feb.10, 2019. (AP Photograph/Gabriele Facciotti) The Related Press
ARE, Sweden (AP) — The post-Lindsey Vonn period begins with the boys’s Alpine mixed on the snowboarding world championships.
Vonn was scheduled to go away Sweden on Monday to start a brand new chapter in her life — a day after profitable a bronze medal within the downhill within the ultimate race of her profession.
Her absence leaves a void within the sport that could possibly be crammed by American teammate Mikaela Shiffrin, who was anticipated to return to the central Swedish resort Monday forward of the enormous slalom and slalom occasions on the finish of the week. She skipped city in current days, recuperating and coaching throughout the border in Norway after profitable the super-G on Tuesday.
There’s additionally a gap in males’s snowboarding following the retirement of Aksel Lund Svindal, the Norwegian who gained a silver medal Saturday in downhill in his final race.
The lads’s schedule continues with Luca Aerni bidding to efficiently defend the mixed title he gained in St. Moritz, Switzerland, in 2017.
Alexis Pinturault of France is the favourite.
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