Wendy Holdener became the fifth woman to defend an Alpine combined world title after triumphing at the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Skiing World Championships in Åre today.
Switzerland's Pyeongchang 2018 combined champion Michelle Gisin will return to home slopes for the International Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine World Cup event in Crans-Montana, which begins tomorrow.
For 32 of the leading male and female Alpine skiers in the world, tomorrow evening's competition in Stockholm will represent one of the final challenges on the International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup circuit before next month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
Wendy Holdener of Switzerland, the defending Alpine Combined World Cup champion, earned her first win of the 2017-2018 season - after five lower podium finishes - in front of a home crowd at Lenzerheide.
Wendy Holdener and Michele Gisin took Swiss gold and silver in the women's combined event at the International Ski Federation (FIS) World Championships in St Moritz.
Lara Gut wrapped up the overall International Ski Federation (FIS) women's World Cup title on a dream day for hosts Switzerland in Lenzerheide.
Four-times winner Marcel Hirscher took the parallel slalom honours as the International Ski Federation (FIS) continued with a city event in Sweden's capital Stockholm today.