It took a while, and was not the easiest movie to make, but finally, here it is!
I had a tight two weeks of racing and a lot of work in school ! I had to hurry everywhere, so it was also a lit stressful time, but i handle it, YEAH !
January 22nd I had GS race in LT, Ignalina. I’m not sure if I can call it GS, but organizers said that it was GS. Anyway I genuinely prefer to stay next my opinion because there was 12 seconds long run and we were going with SL skis ! That is what we call LITHUANIAN GS !
On Monday morning, January 3rd I left to Slovakia and Italy for two weeks . I was thrilled to come in Slovakia for 2xGS and 2xSL FIS races in Liptovska Teplicka.
That week in Slovakia I, Ieva J., Laura, Marcele, Kasparas and Aivaras lived somewhere in slovakian forests separated from civilization. At least we expected to meet there lithuanians, and it happend. Just we reached our destination, our eyes caught a car with LT number . Here exactly fits this sentence : ”It happens when you least expect it”.
Well, a lot of time passed, when I wrote… It’s kind of busy time for me now ;D For such a long time I been rushing so much to get everywhere on time.. and I did , but only thing that I’m quite tired! Anyway, I’m enjoying this lifestyle and I could use to it if in future I get a chance to travel so much!!!!!! In those past months I been to Liptovska Teplicka (Slovakia), Civetta(Italy), Karlov pod Pradedem(CZE) and finally to Lysa Gora (Poland)!!!
Sorry… this article is only in Lithuanian
Kasmet Alpėse vykstančios Lietuvos pirmenybės šįsyk buvo surengtos Italijos kalnų kurorte Civetoje. Dvi dienas vykusiose varžybose kalnų slidininkai varžėsi slalomo ir slalomo milžino rungtyse.
Absoliučiu šalies čempionu antrus metus iš eilės tapo vilnietis Karolis Janulionis. Šis 18 metų sportininkas yra ir Lietuvos buriavimo “Laser Radial” klasės jachtomis čempionas.
Marius Grinbergas 2011 m. sausio 13 d. 18:58
As always (and as it should be!) Kalnu Ereliai skiers are on top of the Lithuanian podium!
Kasparas Pajaraskas, 16, and Aivaras Tumas, 15, proved to be strong competition for the men in the season opener in Austria, taking overall podium positions in both the SL and GS races, along with teammate Algimantas Milašius, 18. This is a great start to the season for Tumas, who makes his FIS (International Ski Federation) competition debut this year.
On the women’s side, KE skiers Marcele Kuliešiutė, 16, Ieva Januškevičiutė, 16, Ieva Urbonavičiutė, 17, and Laura Pamerneckytė,15, show the depth of talent of the KE women’s team. They took the top 4 positions in SL, and the top 3 in GS, their times separated by less than one second. Pamerneckytė who will also make her FIS debut this year, did not finish the GS, but showed her talent in the SL finishing 5th in the overall rankings (women and men).
While most of the participants in Kaprun return to Lithuania this week, the Lithuanian national team stacked with Kalnu Ereliai skiers heads to Schladming, Austria for a two week camp sponsored by the newly formed ESF (European Ski Federation). Pajarskas, Tumas, Januškevičiutė, Urbonavičiutė, Kuliešiutė and Pamerneckytė will be joined by Karolis Janulionis, 18, along with Lithuanian National Team Coach Audrius Santackas, and KE Club Director Miroslavas Urbonavičius. These three weeks will be the longest time KE skiers have spent in Austria, and despite having to keep up with their school work long-distance, the kids are enjoying the experience. Trainings include SL and GS gate work and freeskiing with Austrian national team coaches on the World Cup slope, physical conditioning and video analysis.
The team will return to Lithuania at the end of November, and have a few weeks at home before leaving again in mid-December for a camp sponsored by the FIS in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, ahead of the 2011 FIS World Ski Championships.
Check out all the results from the LKSF taurė/sezono atidarymas, in Kaprun, Austria here!!
Innsbruck will be hosting the first Winter Youth Olympic Games from 13 to 22 January 2012! Some 1.500 athletes and officials from 60 National Olympic Committees and estimated 500 media representatives will be welcomed.
Athletes aged between 14 and 18 years will compete in the 7 Olympic winter sport disciplines and take part in an authentic Culture and Education Programme.
The Winter Youth Olympic Games 2012 in Innsbruck aims to inspire youth around the world to embrace, embody and express the Olympic values of Striving for Excellence, Friendship and Respect.
Furthermore it will create a lasting sports, culture and education legacy for local and global youth, as well as enhance and elevate the sporting culture of Innsbruck.
New Season, New Motivation, New Desires – Ieva’s Ski Racing Blog
2009.12.16 – 2009.12.19
The KE FIS group spent a week in Klausberg, Italy to participate in FIS races. They started 2GS and 2SL; for some of the KE racers, these were their first FIS races.