Vail’s Vonn posts fastest World Cup training run |

Vail’s Vonn posts fastest World Cup training run

Lindsey Vonn of the United States, soars down the course on her way to the fastest time in the second training run for the women's World Cup Downhill ski race in Lake Louise, Alberta on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

LAKE LOUISE, Alberta – Vail’s Lindsey Vonn posted the fastest time in Wednesday’s training run for the Bombardier Lake Louise World Cup.

Vonn stood up before the finish line, yet her time of 1 minute, 52.30 seconds was better than Austrian Maria Holaus, who finished in 1:52.70. Holaus was fastest in Tuesday’s training run.

Andrea Fischbacher, also of Austria, was third in 1:52.76.

Races start Friday with a downhill, followed by a second downhill Saturday and a super-G on Sunday.

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