At the moment, no one can touch Eric Frenzel (GER) when he’s on form.
Frenzel (GER) took his 4th straight victory in Klingenthal, Germany today, this time in the penalty race. The german finished in 23:21.1, 22.4 seconds ahead of country man Tino Edelmann (GER). Frenzel (GER) performance was superior, jumping to a first place finish and then steadily extending his lead in the 10km ski race
Perhaps on the strength of home advantage, the Germans swept the podium, with third place secured by Johannes Rydzek (GER) in a time of 23:55.5.
Brian Fletcher (USA) returned another strong performance, finishing in 8th place after a 7th placed jump. He finished in a time of 24.02.5.
Teammate Bill Demong (USA) improved upon his performance yesterday, finishing the Penalty race in 12th place after a last place jump. He crossed the line in 24:45.4
No other Americans qualified for the skiing competition.