15Oct 2018 by DS News Team Skiers should have been training up there in the mountains, on Dachstein glacier – but abnormally warm weather keeps most down in the valley some run with poles – like Teresa Stadlober and Irina Kovalenko… …or “”power trio” of the Russian team: Denis Spitsov, Alexey Chervotkin and Alexander Bolshunov Others have have opted for rollerskis – like Viktor Brännmark who wanted to show the others that in Pitea Elite they train bare-chested. Others did not mind at all 🙂 on the roads skiers are competing with local cows for the right of passage ( losing, mostly – cows were there earlier) …biathlon brothers & sisters are there too. Lisa Vittozzi is practicing her classic stride Teams are showcasing their new racing suits – like Bundesmanschaft here Sponsors bring their newest wares ( say hello to Madshus new Racing Support manager, Martin Galleberg) … ..athletes are happy to get their new “tools of trade” – case in point, Irina Kovalenko and her Leki HRC Max F Sun is shining, temperatures are in mid twenties in mid October And when the work is done for the day, the hammock is a place to be – just ask Elena Soboleva Please leave your comment below Related Posts Love Thy Fan ISPO-2019. New Gear Highlights. Part 2 Andreas Bennert On His One Way Past, 4KAAD Future & Everything In Between Magic Plastic Carpet Instead Of Snow. Take Two World’s Best Abdominal Muscles, Pictured And Explained You may also like: Need To Know: Who's Getting Married In International Skiing?