“I would like to thank Livio Magoni for the work done. There were a lot of misunderstandings and communication problems. Now I trust the team for technical disciplines in the domestic association.”
The decision also surprised the Austrian public, as few believed that a skier would take this risky step in the middle of the season and right before the World Championships. But she obviously had no choice, because after a bad season (13 World Cup matches and no placing on the winner’s podium), there was no more confidence.
The former achievements of this Italian coach, who not only proved himself with Tina Maze, but also led the Slovakian Petra Vlhova to the big crystal globe, gave the 25-year-old Austrian hope that her results will be even better, but the cooperation that began in April , did not bear fruit.
Everyone had their own view on how to improve skiing technique, even language caused problems. “Our English is not perfect, so it was difficult to participate in explaining the details and transfer it to the training,” the silver slalom skier of the Olympic Games in Beijing insisted last year.