Double Downhill victory for Maria Hoefl Riesch

Double Downhill victory for Maria Hoefl Riesch

Maria Hoefl Riesch of Germany won her second World Cup Downhill back to back in less than two days! The two time Olympic gold medallist Hoefl Riesch won with a time of 1:55:09 finishing 0.34 seconds ahead of Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein taking 2nd place and Anna Fenninger of Austria placing third with a time of 1:55:56.

Lindsey Vonn continued her comeback from injury with an improved performance in Lake Louise; She skied more aggressively Saturday crossing the finish line in 1:56:35 finishing +1.26 from the leader taking 11th place and first of the American skiers.

The women return to the Lake Louise slopes for a Super G. on Sunday.

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