Casey Wright Top 50 in World Junior Sprint, Trnka 59th, Dewez 62nd

Casey Wright finished 48th in the skate sprint whilst Anna Trnka finished in 59th and Xanthea Dewez in 62 out of 71. Casey finished 16 second or 9% behind the winner Jonna Sundling from Sweden. This is impressive as two weeks previously Casey was 24 seconds behind Sundling at Swedish Junior Champs which shows the improvement Casey continues to make throughout this season. This is Casey’s second year racing at World Junior Championship and her result in the sprint was her highest finish yet.

Anna and Xanthea were satisfied with their races and are looking forward to the distances races.

Results, (winner, English speakers, Australians)

1. Jonna Sundling SWE 2:59.442. Mari Stoeen Gussiaas NOR 3:01.59
3. Nadine Faehndrich SUI 3:02.02

36. Stephanie Kirk USA, 3:12.77
38. Sarah Hale GBR 3:13.58
48. Casey Wright AUS 3:16.30
51. Marion Woods USA 3:17.74
52. Anne-Marie Comeau CAN 3:17.80
54. Sloan Storey USA 3:18.66
56. Nichole Bathe USA 3:19.76
59. Anna Trnka AUS 3:23.74
62. Xanthea Dewez 3:27.89

71 starters

 

     

 

 

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