VISNEWS filmed the thrilling two-day Hahnenkamm Alpine Combination ski race of the snowy slopes of Kitzbuehel, Austrian Tyrol, Jan 17-18.
GV. Kitzbuhel and course.
SV. No. 5 Astrid Sandvik starts.
LV.PAN. No. 5. Down course through gates.
SV.PAN. to BV Ditto.
LV. Towards No. 5 finishing.
CU. No. 5 Astrid Sandvik poses.
SV. No. 9 Annemarie Waser starts.
LV. No. 9 down course through gates.
SV.PAN. No. 9 to BV down course.
LV. No. 9 towards and finishing.
CU. No. 9 Annemarie Waser poses.
SV. No. 11 Berit Nesje Stuve starts and down course.
LV. No. 11 towards and finishing.
CU. No. 11 Berit Stuve poses.
SV. First three winners 9-5-11, Posing - 5.
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Background: VISNEWS filmed the thrilling two-day Hahnenkamm Alpine Combination ski race of the snowy slopes of Kitzbuehel, Austrian Tyrol, Jan 17-18. The Hahnenkamm is one of the World's greatest ski races open to all World class racers from every country. 83 racers from 16 countries participated in this years events. Weather was fine-course fast-snow conditions good, in fact perfect for the high speed action to come.
Ladies Slalom event Jan 18 was won by Swiss girl Annemarie Waser 94.6 points. Second was Astrid Sandvik (Norway) and third Norwegian girl Berit Nesje Stuve.
Winner of the womens two day combination was Astrid Sandvik (Norway) 0.93 points. Second was Annemarie Waser (Switzerland) 1.81 points and third Hannelore Basler (Western Germany). 2.94 points.