Lukáš Bauer wins 15 kilometre Otepää event

Czech cross country skier Lukáš Bauer won the 15-kilometre World Cup event at Otepää, Estonia, on Saturday. Bauer came in more than 16 seconds ahead of second placed Andrus Veerpalu. It is Bauer’s third straight win at this fixture in a row and reinforces his second place position in the overall World Cup standings. He will now return home for a few days to Boží Dar in West Bohemia before heading off to Canada to begin training for the Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

Author: Chris Johnstone