Downhill skier breaks 100mph
- From the section Winter Sports
Johan Clarey of France sets a World Cup speed record of 100.6mph in the classic Lauberhorn downhill in Wengen, Switzerland.
Clarey clocked the fastest speed recorded in the 46-year-history of the competition on the Hanneggschuss straight, two minutes into his run.
Clarey eventually finished in fifth place, with 28-year-old Christof Innerhofer of Italy claiming his fifth career World Cup win and third in downhill.
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