Launches Christmas Tour “Four Hills”
Traditionally during the New Year holidays, sports public faces the Four Hills tour, which this year will be held for the 65th time. Austrians are dominant nation last year, we had a string of seven wins, which last year broke Peter Prevc.
New Year tour held four Hills: Oberstdorf, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Innsbruck, and Bischofshofen.
Early New Year’s tour is reserved for 30.december in Oberstdorf and the next day ski jumpers are moving to Garmisch, where traditionally compete on the first day of the new year.
In Oberstdorf (Tuesday, 16:45) and Garmisch-Partenkirchen (1st January, 14 pm) they will watch the matches in Innsbruck (3.januari, 14 h) and Bischofshofen (5.januari, 16:45).
The title defends Slovenian, Prevc Peter, who is the current winner of the World Cup, but this early in the season is in bad shape. As frontrunner set aside his younger brother, 17 – a Freund .year-old domain that leads the World Cup with 540 points.
Behind Domain Prevc, overall World Cup are Thandie Norway, Austria Kraft Stoh from Poland, Freund.
Otherwise, the 65-year history of this tournament especially underlines two names, Jane Ahonen and Sven Hanavald. the legend Finn has the most wins of the tour, he triumphed in 1999, 2003, 2005, 2006 and 2008, while Hanavald the only one who managed to win all four Hills during the tour.