Worlds Test race at Saalfelden: Podium for Klemencic - Top 5 for Markt
Thursday, October 20, 2011
It was the last race of a long Pro MTB season, but also important for next year because the only chance to do the set up on the 2012 Worlds course at Saalfelden/Austria.
After the Worlds test race everyone was happy at the FELT-ÖTZTAL-X-BIONIC Team: With Blaza Klemencic on 2nd place, only beaten by former World Champion Maja Wloszczowska and Adel Morath on 4th the women Pros showed that they target a Top rank for next year.
On mens side Karl Markt showed again, after his podium at the Pre Olympic race in London, another Top rank at the Pre Worlds race with a 5th place in Saalfelden. “It`s a good feeling that I have for the 2012 years highlights and I would be very happy with these results next year”, he said after the race.
Now the Team takes a four weeks break before the preparation for the Olympic season starts.