Winner of the Tour de Ski 2013 last year, Alexander Legkov has realized a strong season, achieving his main goal at Sochi Olympic Games with the 50km gold medal. He has also won a silver medal with Russia in the Relay and finished 2nd of the Overall World Cup standing and 2nd of the Distance World Cup ranking.
Please also note the two 4th places of Chris Andre Jespersen from Rossignol Team in the Overall and Distance World Cup rankings. Teodor Peterson, our silver Sprint medallist in Sochi, has also taken the 4th place of the Sprint World Cup standing.
Overall World Cup Standing Men 1. Martin Johnsrud Sundby (NOR) 1534 points 2. Alexander Legkov (RUS) 980 points (ROSSIGNOL) 3. Alex Harvey (CAN) 766 points
Distance World Cup Standing Men 1. Martin Johnsrud Sundby (NOR) 648 points 2. Alexander Legkov (RUS) 546 points (ROSSIGNOL) 3. Daniel Richardsson (SWE) 389 points
For the ladies, congratulations to Astrid Uhrenholdt Jacobsen, second of the Tour de Ski 2014 and third of the Overall World Cup standing behind her two teammates Therese Johaug and Marit Bjoergen.