Fast on wheels

Fast on wheels
Hans Christer Holund after the 50-kilomter at the Norwegian Nationals in Alta. Photo: Langrennslandslaget

Madshus racer  Hans Christer Holund (NOR) had the third fastest qualifier time at the roller ski season opener Oslo Ski Show in Holmenkollen, Norway, last Thursday.

The event opened with a qualifier, and then proceeded with heats, and concluded with a pursuit based on the qualifier and heats. The Olympic medalist from the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea was tenth in the final, which consisted of five 2.1-kilometer laps in Holmenkollen.

Oslo Ski Show is an annual fundraiser for children with cancer, initiated by the Norwegian national team athletes.

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