From Calgary, CAN
(Jan. 11, 2019) – Kristi Koplin won her first North American Cup race of the season, 365 days after her last race (and win) on tour.
Koplin cruised to a 1.21 second victory over Canadian Kori Hol to win her first gold medal since January 12, 2018 in Lake Placid.
Hol’s silver medal was a career best in a 2-woman event, while teammate Catherine Medeiros finished with a bronze medal for her second career IBSF NAC medal.
Melissa Lotholz finished fourth, ahead of Ashleigh Werner and Cynthia Serwaah in fifth and sixth, respectively.
|Pos||Names||Nation||Start 1||Start 2||Run 1||Run 2||Total|
|1||Koplin / King||USA||5.82||5.86||57.37||57.51||1:54.88|
|2||Hol / Richardson Wilson||CAN||5.77||5.76||57.94||58.15||1:56.09|
|3||Medeiros / Stewart||CAN||5.92||5.92||58.08||58.46||1:56.54|
|4||Lotholz / Schoenberger||CAN||5.79||5.76||58.35||48.54||1:56.89|
|5||Werner / Sparre||AUS||6.07||6.02||58.50||59.40||1:57.90|
|6||Serwaah / Hansen||CAN||5.88||5.86||59.03||59.25||1:58.28|
|DNF||Vogt / Brundgardt||USA||5.84||5.80||57.65||DNF|