In the Biathlon relay in Ruhpolding have managed the German women after the second place in Oberhof, once again on the Podium. Vanessa Hinz, Laura Dahlmeier, Franziska Preuss and Denise Herrmann occupied to 4×6 kilometers. After a total of nine Reloads the residue of the Quartet fraud on the winner of France 23.4 seconds. Second was Norway with 11.5 seconds distance to the French.

Denise Herrmann as the last runner of the team the second podium of her opponents in this year secured, was for Laura Dahlmeier already closing. Normally, the two-time Olympic champion, brings the German women’s relay to the destination.

“It went from the beginning of liquid. Especially in the first round. I was worn out from the audience. It has been really fun,” said Dahlmeier. At the end of the race is still “two, three grains missing”, however, it was “a step in the right direction”. In Ruhpolding, the 25-Year-old had completed her first world Cup race this year, after they had been plagued with health problems. She was a space nine directly, the best German.

With Laura Dahlmeier won the German in the last two years, the relay in Ruhpolding. Nevertheless, the world Cup was the satisfaction with the biathletes to place at home. “We are glad that we walked to the podium. A podium is always a good performance,” said Denise Herrmann.


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