27/02/2010 - MOC 2010 overall winners: Matthias Kyburz (SUI) and Helena Jansson (SWE)
MOC 2010 overall winners: Matthias Kyburz (SUI) and Helena Jansson (SWE)
MOC – second day – in the paradise of Foresta Umbra
After the first day with the night sprint in the historical center of Peschici MOC moved to the thrilling area of Foresta Umbra. There was a competition full with sunshine.
Womens competition had 4,8 kilometres and 13 controls, men had 6,1 km and 17 controls.
In womens race Minna Kaupi, the finnish Worldchampion was leading only for 10 minutes till Simone Niggli Luder marked an incredible time. But Simone told that she had not a perfect race and prelast starter Helena Jansson used her chance and took the victory at this race and won the MOC with 10 seconds.
At the flowers ceremony a big applause to Helena, Simone and Minna – it was like being present at Worldchampionships pricegiving.
After the night sprint two brothers from Switzerland – Daniel Hubmann and Martin have been in the lead but Forest Umbra changed results. So finally – victory for the juniorworldchampion Matthias Kyburz, second Baptiste Rolliere, third Andi Kyburz.
Everybody is waiting for the relay tomorrow.