Olympic gold medalist Michael Schmid wins World Cup ski cross race in Sweden

Posted By: The Ski Channel on March 6, 2010 6:28 pm

Switzerland’s Michael Schmid continued his winnning ways on Saturday, as he won the first post-Olympics World Cup ski cross race in Branas, Sweden.  This is Schmid’s third victory on the World Cup circuit this season, as he held off Canada’s Chris Del Bosco and Austria’s Andreas Matt to take home the title.  In the women’s race, France’s Ophelie David was victorious, as Olympic gold medalist Ashleigh McIvor finished 13th.