First Career Victory for Nadezhda Skardino in Women’s 15K Individual

Nadezhda Skardino of Belarus shot clean and skied just fast enough to claim her first-ever victory in the women’s 15K individual tonight at BMW IBU World Cup 1 in Östersund. Skardino’s winning time of 40:06.7 put her 2.9 seconds ahead Norway’s Synnøve Solemdal and 11.4 seconds ahead of Ukraine’s Juliya Dzhyma. All three women on the podium shot clean… Read more at

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