The Swiss Ski-men need a new Coach: After two years of Speed leaves coach Andy Evers Swiss-Ski. “In the last few weeks, my decision was made, I’m going to cancel for personal reasons, my contract with Swiss-Ski, and thus the time for change has come”,-quotes the 51-year-old Austrian in a media release.

Swiss-Ski circles to hear that the affair of the statements of Carlo Janka (“The mood in our Team is dead, the communication is very bad”) at the world Championships in Are, Evers would have. You are likely to have played a role in the decision of the former successful trainer of Herrmann Maier.

Stéphane Cattin, Director of Alpine skiing, regrets the decision and thanked Evers “for the very good work and loyalty”. And more: “I will analyze in the next few days the Situation along with head coach Thomas Stauffer and discuss the way forward.” (bir/mwp)