With extremely good conditions, many spectators and good atmosphere, everything was set for a great competition. Andreas Stjernen and Johann André Forfang were on familiar grounds. The audience were thrilled by the two athletes. But unfortunately, neither of them ended on the podium. Stjernen ended up in fourth place.

Stefan Kraft endte på andreplassen.
Foto: Ned Alley / NTB scanpix

Robert Johansson became the best Norwegian and ended up in third place. He jumped amazing and took the hill record. But then Kamil Stoch jumped and beat Johansson’s record. The new hill record in Granåsen now is 146 meters, held by Kamil Stoch. Last year’s winner, Austrian Stefan Kraft, got in second place.

It was dramatic in test round. The conditions were rather extreme. Markus Eisenbichler, from Germany, jumped 148,5 meters in the test round. They had to stop the test round after his jump.

Turneringen begynner å nærme seg veis ende, kun en helg igjen før det skal kåres en vinner av RAW AIR 2018. Det er fortsatt tre konkurranser igjen, alt kan skje. Nå er det tid for siste del av RAW AIR. Takk for nå Trondheim – nå er det tid for skiflyvningsbakken, Vikersund!

The tournament is coming to an end soon, just one weekend left. On Sunday a winner will be named! It’s still three competitions left, everything can happen. Now it’s time for the last part of RAW AIR. Thank you for now Trondheim – now it’s time for Vikersund.