The four-hills-tournament passes for the Austrians so far, disastrous, only, Daniel Huber, after two Jump in the top Ten. Now, the Austrian ski Federation (ÖSV) has expressed interest in the German ski jumping coach Werner Schuster.

“Werner has had success, he is a person of authority. If we would not want to have one, would be sure something is wrong,” said sport Director Mario Stecher of the “Tiroler Tageszeitung”.

Since 2008, Schuster has coached the German ski jumper, his contract at the German ski Federation (DSV), however, will come to the end of the season. The German Sporting Director Horst Hüttel is seeking a long-term extension with Schuster. Austria’s head of sports, Stecher said of a possible obligation: “If you can someone like Schuster have, it will not fail because of the money.”

a cobbler should not necessarily assume head coach

What is the role of the Austrian shoemaker in the AUSTRIAN ski Federation, left the binoculars – a new Item could be created. Since March 2018 Andrew fields-head coach of the Austrians, was a commitment to walk to the “courier” welcome, “because he could only increase”.

As a potential successor to shoemaker as national coach, Stefan Horngacher is traded, who is also from Austria. Currently Horngacher chief instructor of the Polish ski jumpers.

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