Riesch wins Super G World Cup

March 13th, 2008

At the finals in Bormio, Italy, Maria Riesch topped her already successful World Cup season. A 6th place finish at today’s race was enough to secure the overall win of the Super G World Cup.

HEAD Duel in Super G

Maria Riesch finished the race in a time of 1:20,27 minutes. Lizz Goergl, Maria’s most dangerous competitor in the Super G standings came in 5th but this wasn’t enough to beat Maria in the overall standings.
After last weekend’s win of the Super Combined World Cup, Riesch today secured her second Chrystal Globe of the season. Her HEAD teammate Lizz Goergl also had a very successful season. She finished second in the Super G as well as the Giant Slalom World Cup.