Fischer's ski tuning guru Leo Mussi dishes on the secrets of fast skis.
Leo Mussi knows ski tech. The 45-year-old is Fischer Sports’ go-to tuner for its alpine ski team. Based in San Candido, Italy, he took some time leading up to the Olympics to chat about what makes skis fast.
Pro skiers get all the fame, but it's often the techs that can make or break a race for the pros. What goes into making sure skis are always ready?
Andreas Schifferer, who laid down a 2:04.78 Saturday and thenheld-off challenges from Kristian Ghedina of Italy and Austrianteammates Hermann Maier and Josef (Pepi) Strobl to win Val Gardena'ssecond DH in two days.
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