Quinn Estates Sponsored Skier Wins Gold in Alpine World Cup
Dave Ryding has won Britain’s first alpine skiing World Cup gold medal with victory in the Kitzbuhel Slalom.
His two runs clocked in at one minute and 41.26 seconds, 0.38 seconds ahead of Lucas Braathen, with fellow Norwegian Henrik Kristoffersen third.
Ryding sat sixth after his first run of 51.40 seconds but claimed gold with a brilliant second effort of 49.86.
“You know, I’m 35 now, but I never stopped believing, I never stopped trying, and to bring the first victory for Great Britain in a World Cup, in Kitzbuhel… I mean, I don’t know if dreams are made better,” he said.