Benni Raich wins GS at Birds of Prey in Beaver Creek
Beaver Creek CO, Colorado
BEAVER CREEK, Colorado ” Benni Raich came from behind to snatch victory away from American skier Ted Ligety in the second heat of the Men’s Giant Slalom at Beaver Creek’s Birds of Prey racecourse.
Ligety maintained his podium status, finishing second behind Raich by a mere 0.01 second behind.
Coming in third place was Norway’s Aksel Lund Svindal, wrapping up another podium finish for the strong Norwegian skier.
Stay tuned for a more detailed analysis of what happened at today’s races in Beaver Creek.