The Finnish women’s skiing national team surprised everyone Beitostölenissä kisatussa message. Eveliina Piippo surprised everyone Beitostölenissä. Pasi Liesimaa

, Krista Pärmäkoski , Riitta-Liisa Fools and Eveliina Piippo off handsomely thirdly, Norway and Russia.

When Kerttu Niskanen forced due to illness to stay aside, no one expected the Finnish success. The podium place to make sure the anchor leg of ski to have Piippo by.

I Was horrified, but this was fun. Nervous about this since yesterday. No one expected that we’d confront the podium instead, so this was a surprise, Piippo rejoiced after the race Expressen in an interview.

the anchor leg of Piippo battle, and the Russian first and second teams. Russia’s second team to grab the end of the second 0.5 seconds of the difference Milanobet in Finland. Our neighbours to the east first team, however, remained Piippo ride to 3.1 seconds behind in fourth.

after the Race Piippo super performance talk was all. Especially the norwegians were perplexed 20-year-old top the promise of the summary.

– Who is that Finnish? the Ragnhild Haga asked Therese johaug night tv-picture basis.

super star could not answer.

Piippo told Expressenille sense of the racing partners of confusion.

I feel that everyone is staring at me strangely on the podium.

Piippo ski only first season in the world cup, so Johaug and partner of the marvel is in that sense quite understandable.

I Think he (Johaug) now knows who I am.


– Evelina Piippo! I have the same features as Theresellä, but there is still work to do. I hope that I have in the future as good as him.


Haha, yes I will, Piippo laughing.

Kaisa Mäkäräinen briefing Pokljukan quick after the race. Santtu Silvennoinen