Sofia Goggia and Beat Feuz Claims the 2020-2021 Downhill World Cup Title


In the end, due to heavy snowfall and weather current conditions, it was not possible and the Men's and Women's Downhill races in Lenzerheide had to be canceled. According to World Cup Rules (Art.19.1), the races will not be rescheduled.

The current leaders of the Downhill standings, Sofia Goggia and Beat Feuz, will be honored as Winner of the Downhill World Cup.



Sofia Goggia finished on the podium five times, including four victories -Crans Montana (2), St. Anton, and Val d'Isère (19 December), and one-second place in Val d'Isère (18 December). She won four World Cup Downhill races in a row, - the first woman to do that since Lindsey Vonn won 4 in a row from January to March 2018 -, before she missed the next two World Cup races in this discipline as well as the world championships due to a knee injury.

Goggia celebrates her second Downhill globe of his career. In 2018 she claimed her career-first crystal globe with the Downhill discipline title.

Goggia joins Isolde Kostner (2000-2001 and 2001-2002) as the only two Italian women to win the Women's Downhill crystal globe on multiple occasions.


Sofia Goggia of Italy confirmed her position as the current best downhiller in the world by claiming Olympic gold at PyeongChang 2018.


Statistics


FIS World Cup Starts: 130

FIS World Cup Podiums: 32

FIS World Cup Victories: 11 (8 Downhill, 3 Super-G)


Women's Downhill World Cup Final Standings

  1. Sofia Goggia 480

  2. Corinne Suter 410

  3. Lara Gut-Behrami 383

  4. Breezy Johnson 330

  5. Kira Weidle 265



Beat Feuz finished on the podium five times, including two victories (both in the Hahnenkammrennen in kitzbühel), in the 7 Downhill races this season. The Swiss speed machine celebrates the fourth consecutive Downhill globe of his career.