GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) World Cup-winning skier Tina Maze was placed below police security for just a super-G race on Sunday once an emailed demise pressure towards her.
The Slovenian finished next plus experienced a couple bodyguards in the area following race which appeared to be picked up through Anna Fenninger with Austria.
The hazard came in an email received Saturday afternoon after Maze picked up your all downhill to the similar slope and also become the very first skier to collect more as compared with 2,000 items inside a season.
"If somebody can be strong along with showing good routines and perfect within the matter a person are doing, there are actually people that prefer to interrupt you," Maze said. "I speculate it's a part of the game but it really did not bother me this much.
"It shouldn't be part with the online game but lifetime is not perfect. It's certainly not wonderful for me, it is not fine for my team. I haven't noticed your mail . some people prefer to damage your day, destroy the actual record, but I liked the actual day 100 percent," Maze said.
Peter Fischer, leader of the organising committee, stated the mail originated in a great unknown origin and was immediately flipped over towards police.
"We was required to assume seriously, our career is always to retain every person risk-free here," Fischer said. "Police took on the case and presented protection."
Maze mentioned she had under no circumstances sensed safer around your girlfriend life, adding "I've had police arrest with prominent my door on a regular basis because yesterday."
Fenninger overcom local preferred Maria Hoefl-Riesch by simply 0.20 of the following on the Kandahar training course intended for your ex next employment victory as well as following involving this season.
American Julia Mancuso appeared to be third. She in addition to Maze will be nevertheless with competition for your time of year super-G title, which will today be chose at your World Cup finals in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, in two weeks.
Maze has already been confident on the overall name along with flushed 2,000 tips through succeeding that downhill. She currently possesses 2,074 points. Mancuso said the lady lost Sunday's race within the middle area of the course.
"I hasn't been fine while in the transforming section, I do not know precisely what it is, perhaps a issue associated with confidence," stated the actual American, which ended up being following inside Friday's super-G about the identical slope.
"I am pleased to become about the podium, just hoping my personal finest each and every day. I am enjoying them while using solar out. I hope I perhaps have accumulated more points on her."
Maze turns Mancuso 420-365 while in the super-G standings which includes a optimum with 100 details upwards to get appeals to inside the remaining race.
Like Mancuso, Maze likewise said your lady have difficulty this jump in the centre section. "It was fairly difficult to get the suitable line, I did not carry out this most effective nevertheless fourth is fine," Maze said.
Maze gained this gold medal within the super-G in the universe titles continue month around Schladming, Austria, whilst Mancuso took bronze.