A quick test performed on Eirik Myhr Nossum in Lahti brought a positive sample, which turned out to be erroneous in a more detailed PCR test.
Finns rapid tests for the coronavirus seem to be poison to a Norwegian ski coach Eirik Myhr to Nossum. A rapid test performed on Nossum in Lahti brought a positive sample, which turned out to be erroneous in a more detailed PCR test.
In November in Kuusamo, the result of the Nossum quick test took the entire Norwegian team into isolation, and for less than a day, the Norwegians’ participation in the Ruka World Cup skis was in danger.
“Finnish tests don’t like me, but now we were better prepared. On the way from Norway to Lahti, I was not in close contact with anyone. I sat alone on the bus and on the flight, ”Nossum told the broadcasting company NRK.
Norwegian skiers will return to the World Cup in Salpausselä, where they were absent throughout December and early January. In Lahti, ski races are combined on Saturday and posts on Sunday.