Skeletonist Steel in 10th place after the first trip in Sigulda

For Latvian skeletonist Andija Steel in the second stage of the World Cup on the Sigulda track after the first race, she ranks 10th.

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He went to the steel track with the seventh start number. He started in 5.25 seconds, which was the 12th fastest start time. On the track, the housewife twice hit the edge of the track and reached the finish in 52.29 seconds, which gave the tenth place after the first race.

After the first trip, Steel told LTV7 in an interview that she felt more pressure this week as she managed to climb the podium last week. She emphasized that she had made two serious mistakes, but planned to make small adjustments to the sleigh on the second trip.

After the first race, the leader is Austrian Janīne Floka, who finished in 51.47 seconds. Russian athlete Yelena Nikitina is in second place (+0.31), while Kimberley Boss from the Netherlands is in third place (+0.41).

The leader Steel loses 0.80 seconds, but 0.39 seconds is missing to the podium.

It has already been reported that last week Steel made its debut in the World Cup, unexpectedly ranking third.

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