Yesterday on Nordic Paraski Team Deutschland’s website, the Austrian sportswear company was Löffler announced as new German para-Nordic ski team sponsor, with members of the German team to first wear Löffler undergarments during a World Cup event in Finland next month. The sponsorship deal is scheduled to last two years.
Earlier this month, the German team wrapped up a five day training camp in Oberhof in preparation for the race in Finland. Most of the training was at an indoor facility, where skiers practiced skiing on snow, and shooting. The camp concluded with a race against other skiers on the team.
The German team enter the 2014 – 2015 on good footing, after a respectable showing at the 2014 Winter Paralympics. The Para-Nordic team won several medals including Andrea Eskau‘s pair of gold in the women’s 6km, sitting biathlon and the women’s 5km, sitting cross-country skiing, Anja Wicker’s gold in the women’s 10km, sitting biathlon and silver in the 12.5km, sitting biathlon,