Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Neureuther unsure of his Olympics prospects  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Kora - 18/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Kora) Neureuther was involved in a 'really terrifying' accident on his way to Munich airport on Friday, missing his flight to Russia



The 29-year-old has remained confident he can compete in the giant slalom on Wednesday and slalom three days later, but admits he is still feeling the effects of the accident



Neureuther expects to make a decision on Tuesday, and may skip the giant slalom to focus on an event he believes is his better medal chance



"I will try to ski, just see if it's possible for me. No slalom just regular skiing for starters. That will be the first test," he said



"On Tuesday I will try to do a training session and if that worked out I will make a decision if makes sense to start on Wednesday or not



"I am not going to take any risks or start by hook or crook that would make no sense



"Saturday there will be the slalom and I have to say that my chances are better in the slalom and that's why I don't want to make any risky decision for Wednesday




"I will take it day by day, one step after another. And the final decision will be made on Tuesday.



Neureuther was driving to Munich airport when he hit a patch of ice, lost control and hit a barrier on Friday



He believes he is getting the best treatment in Sochi and hopes to be fit for his events despite neck and back pain



"First of all you are happy that the accident wasn't worse, but then all that stress because of the media. That was really intense for me," Neureuther said



"Now I'm feeling quite well, of course my back and neck still hurt, but today I got treated four times and here I have the perfect maintenance



"That was also a reason for the decision to come to Sochi. Here we have the best therapists. We will do our very best to get me fit for Wednesday and Saturday so I will be able to start.

 


Kora




  MENA News Headlines
 Jun 27 2016 - Brexit impact negative for DubaiThe Arabian Post
(MENAFN - The Arabian Post) A fall in the value of UK pound will adversely affect the demand of Dubai property emanating from UK nationals. Additionally, the weaker currency is expected to adversely ...

 Jun 27 2016 - UAE- Trojan wins USD272mn Emaar townhouses dealMENAFN
(MENAFN) UAE- Trojan General Contracting (TGC) proclaimed that it has been given an USD272mn contract by Emaar Properties for the building of Mira Oasis.The project will contains two phases, while ...

 Jun 27 2016 - Egypt to issue two treasury bonds at USD340mnMENAFN
(MENAFN) Egypt will finance two treasury bonds totaling USD340mn in order to help the country's state budget deficit.Moreover, the Ministry of Finance will raise the first treasury bonds value ...

 Jun 27 2016 - Massive tourism hub to be built at USD 1.01mn in DuqmMENAFN
(MENAFN) A massive tourism hub with hotels, residential and commercial complexes and an amusement park has been given to Al Khonji Real Estate and Development in Duqm.Moreover, the usufruct deal was ...

 Jun 27 2016 - Investigation into alleged killer of Russian jet pilot reopened in TurkeyThe Journal Of Turkish Weekly
(MENAFN - The Journal Of Turkish Weekly) >The Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office in the western province of zmir has reopened an investigation into the alleged killer of a ...

 Jun 27 2016 - UK that Scotland voted to stay in 'does not exist anymore': SturgeonThe Journal Of Turkish Weekly
(MENAFN - The Journal Of Turkish Weekly) >The Britain that Scotland voted to stay a part of in a 2014 referendum “does not exist anymore,” Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on ...

 Jun 27 2016 - Nine days holiday for Eid Al Fitr in UAEKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) var doLoad = true; if (doLoad) { ...

 Jun 27 2016 - Halal tourism to enhance Oman's prospectsMENAFN
(MENAFN) Oman will do well by improving halal tourism, while in 2015 it initiated a number of development projects at different destinations in addition to building infrastructure.Accordingly, the ...

 Jun 27 2016 - Algeria's oil and gas output moves back to growMENAFN
(MENAFN) Algeria's oil and gas output will grow again after years of inactivity, supported by increased production at the N. African OPEC member's existing fields.However, the country struggled to ...

 Jun 27 2016 - UAE benefits from net global investment debtMENAFN
(MENAFN) The UAE benefits from a major net international investment position (IIP) that is higher than its total external debt.Additionally, the country's net IIP may be as high as 130 percent of its ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help