The US-American Mikaela Shiffrin goes into the second round of the giant slalom in Courchevel (France) as the leader after a sparkling clean drive: “I feel good here, I’ve had very good races. I had good tactics today and drove the way I wanted to. I took advantage of the good conditions. But a lot can always happen, so wait and see, ”Shiffrin said cautiously before the second round. Michelle Gisin (+0.74 seconds) and Sara Hector (+1.03 seconds) landed directly behind in second and third place.
Federica Brignone starts from fourth place into the second round (+1.06 seconds). The Slovak Petra Vlhova landed in sixth place (+1.39 seconds). The best Austrian was Ramona Siebenhofer in ninth place. Stephanie Brunner finished eleventh. Katharina Truppe is two places behind in 13th place.