BRITISH SKIBIKE TEAM RESULTS   2004

 

1.   JUNIOR/SENIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS     DESTNE CZECH REPUBLIC   24-29 FEB 2004

 

Good snow coverage with a soft top layer breaking to hard ice giving 20 Cms ruts on race pistes.

Weather: partly cloudy skies, some sun and snow showers with air temp 0 to –5C and snow temp from –7 to –3C

 

NAME

CLASS

NOTES

SUPER GS

GS

SL

COMBINATION

 

 

 

9 in SW2

17 in HAK 1

14 in HAK 2

7 in HAK 3

length

1150m

1150m

950m

Total of 121 COMPETITORS

from 8 NATIONS

 

 

drop

146m

146m

116m

 

 

gates

19

36

24

 

 

INDIA MUIRHEAD

SW2

 

9

9

8

8 from 9 athletes

 

 

DARREN WALKER

HAK1

 

12

13

13

11 from 17 athletes

 

 

KENNY PARK

HAK1

 

16

14

17

15 from 17 athletes

 

 

SIMON MARSH

HAK1

 

15

11

15

13 from 17 athletes

 

 

KEVIN ROCHFORT

HAK2

 

12

12

9

10 from 14 athletes

 

 

RICHARD PLATT

HAK3

 

3

5

5

4   from 7 athletes

 

 

DENIS OSBALDESTON

HAK3

 

5

6

7

6   from 7 athletes

 

 

 

 

2.  BRITISH NATIONAL SKIBIKE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2004

 

 

2a.   DESTNE              24-29 Feb 04           Seniors and Juniors Good snow coverage on race pistes, snow showers, air 0 to –5C and snow temp from –7 to –3C

 

 

NAME

CLASS

SUPER GS

GIANT SLALOM

SLALOM

COMBINATION

 

 

 

 

1150m

11500m

 950 m

 

 

146m

146m

 116 m

TOTAL

PLACE

TROPHIES

 

 

19 gates

36 gates

 24 gates

TIMES

 

 

 

 

Time

Time

Run 1

Run2

Combined

 

 

 

 

INDIA MUIRHEAD

Junior girls

88.16s

69.58

43.15

43.67

86.82

244.56s

BRITISH JUNIOR CHAMPION

Becket Cup & Junior’s Cup

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DARREN WALKER

Senior men

73.64s

61.77s

38.16

37.22

75.38

210.79s

BRITISH SENIOR MENS CHAMPION

Senior Men’s Cup

 

SIMON MARSH

Senior men

79.52s

60.59s

38.81

36.90

75.71

215.82s

2nd    British Senior Mens

Marsh Trophy 2004

 

RICHARD PLATT

Senior men

76.24s

62.87s

38.42

40.54

78.96

218.07s

3rd     British Senior Mens

 

 

KENNY PARK

Senior men

81.07s

63.53s

39.71

38.70

78.41

223.01s

4th     British Senior Mens

 

 

KEVIN ROCHFORT

Senior men

82.00s

69.61s

43.16

43.30

86.46

238.07s

5th     British Senior Mens

 

 

DENIS OSBALDESTON

 

Senior men

80.41s

 

63.38s

60.38

38.71

99.09

242.88s

6th     British Senior Mens

 

 

 

 

2b.  NEUKIRCHEN      12-13 March 04      Men  Good firm snow on the race piste at over 2000m altitude and there was clear visibility for both  the race and training

 

NAME

CLASS

 

SUPER GS

GIANT SLALOM

 

 

 

length

1420 m

1510

 

drop

265m

265

 

gates

26 gates

33 gates

Combined times

Place

 

 

 

 

 

NIC PLATT

Mens

 

1:07,96

1:03,32

2:11,28

1 st

BRITISH NATIONAL MENS CHAMPION

Championship Cup

 

TIM PLATT

Mens

1:12,04

1:05,42

2:17,46

2 nd

2nd Place Mens

 

 

AL PLATT

Mens

1:19.79

1:12,13

2:31,92

3 rd

3rd Place Mens

 

 

RIC PLATT

Guest

1:27,04

1:07,53

2:34,57

4 th

 

 

 

 

 


3.   WORLD ELITE CHAMPIONSHIPS        GOSAU AUSTRIA       7-11 MARCH 2004

 

During training the piste was hard and perfect for racing and the weather was cold bright and sunny

The day before the championship a warm front brought rain to 1000m and then new snow overnight which made racing conditions completely different

 

NAME

CLASS

NOTES

SUPER GS

GS

SL

COMBINATION

61 ATHLETES

FROM 11 NATIONS

38 IN THE ELITE MENS CLASS

8 IN THE NON ALPINE “B” NATIONS CLASS

 

 

 

length

2200 m

1700m

650m

 

 

 

drop

390 m

320m

148m

 

gates

28

39

42

Comb

46

38

Comb

A Nations

B Nations

 

 

 

 

 

NIC PLATT

ELITE

 

27

26

26

26

27

26

26

22

1

B Nations Champion

 

HARRY DEARDEN

ELITE

 

29

30

32*

31

-

-

-

-

-

* completed race with broken leg

 

TIM PLATT

ELITE

 

30

29

28

28

28

27

27

24

2

2nd place B Nations

 

ALISTAIR PLATT

ELITE

 

31

32

30

30

29

29

28

25

3

3rd place B Nations

 

 

 

 

4.   WORLD CUP FINAL          2004             NEUKIRCHEN AUSTRIA 12-13 March 2004

 

 

Good firm snow on the race piste at over 2000m altitude and there was clear visibility for both the race and training

 

 

NAME

CLASS

NOTES

SUPER GS

GS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Length

1420 m

1510

56 Athletes from 9 Nations competed

 

 

 

 

drop

265m

265

 

 

 

 

gates

26 gates

33 gates

 

 

NIC PLATT

Mens

 

23

25

 

 

 

 

 

 

TIM PLATT

Mens

 

24

28

 

 

 

 

 

 

ALISTAIR PLATT

Mens

 

27

30

 

 

 

 

 

 

RICHARD PLATT

Mens

 

25

31