Olympian Taylor Fletcher (Steamboat Springs, CO) skied another impressive race Sunday, earning the fastest time of the day for the second day in a row and finishing sixth in the FIS Nordic Combined World Cup in Chaikovski. Fletcher started the 10k cross country portion 2:15 back and took the fastest time by a 26-second margin, while Austria’s Wilhelm Denifl took the victory. Next, the men head to Chaux Neuve, France Jan. 11-12 for a pair of nordic combined World Cup events.
Photo: Sarah Brunson / U.S. Ski Team / Taylor Fletcher Nordic Combined