At the Biathlon World Cup, Lisa Hauser showed off her top form in an impressive way. With the world title in the mass start, silver in the pursuit and with the mixed relay, the Tyrolean in Pokljuka almost single-handedly ensured the best World Cup from an Austrian perspective. Hauser was taking his time to celebrate her successes.
“Now I’m one of the really big ones, that’s really cool. It was incredibly nice to hear the anthem, ”said Hauser, trying to classify the significance of her success after a perfect mass start without shooting errors and with a large margin. It is almost a little crazy to be the first Austrian female world champion. It makes her very proud to be the one who made it, added the 27-year-old from Reith near Kitzbühel – more on that in Sternstunde crowns Hauser’s rise (sport.ORF.at).
A corresponding victory celebration in the team was canceled due to the corona restrictions. But after returning home, she will toast with the family in a small group, revealed Hauser. “I want to enjoy the whole thing and savor it.” But it will still take a while until what has been achieved is processed. “You can’t even realize what you’ve achieved there.”
World champion only takes a short break
Above all, recovery should not be neglected in the coming days, after all, Hauser completed the grueling maximum program with seven races in twelve days. After a short break, however, she will soon be back in training. After all, there is still a lot going on in the remaining three weeks of racing from March 4th. In the overall World Cup, thanks to the top World Cup results with seven podiums in the last ten races as fourth place, she still has a chance of making it into the top 3.
In the mass start classification, she still has a say about the small crystal ball. In the sprint and pursuit are also top results in the overall classification. She has already secured that in the individual with her fourth place in the World Championship in this discipline.
No secret of success for improved running form
Your coach Markus Fischer hopes that Hauser will recover quickly from the World Cup exertions and continue to succeed in the World Cup. “This is a new situation with Lisa, we will see that we can buffer that this week. We shimmy from goal to goal, ”said Fischer.
The re is no particular secret of success for the greatly improved running form this season. “In the end it is the stable training work over the years. We changed a little before the season, she was really hardworking over the summer, ”explained Fischer. Thanks to Hauser’s stable foundation, he doesn’t expect another slump to come now, the German said.