Go for Gold!!!
Armin Bauer, Samuel Costa, Alessandro Pittin, Lukas Runggaldier and Mattia Runggaldier will travel to Lapland and compete internally for the four open Italian starting places. The five will also travel on to Lillehammer, Norway for the second weekend of World Cup.
After that, Samuel Costa will travel on the the USA to score points for Italy in the Continental Cup which begins at Soldier Hollow / Utah Olympic Park. He will be joined by his teammates Guiseppe Michielle and Manuel Maierhofer.