Akito Watabe takes large hill bronze at world championships

Winter Sports Mar 5, 2021

Akito Watabe takes large hill bronze at world championships

Akito Watabe took bronze in the Nordic combined large hill individual Gundersen competition Thursday to reach the podium at a third straight Nordic World Ski Championships. Reigning junior world champion Johannes Lamparter from Austria won the event in Oberstdorf, Germany, ahead of normal hill world ...

Akito Watabe lands first Nordic combined podium of season

Winter Sports Nov 29, 2020

Akito Watabe lands first Nordic combined podium of season

Two-time Olympic silver medalist Akito Watabe finished third at a Nordic combined skiing World Cup round in Ruka, Finland, on Saturday, stepping onto the podium for the first time this season. Watabe finished second in the jumping round with a leap of 139.5 meters and ...