Patrizia Kummer of Switzerland during the Women’s Parallel Slalom qualification at the FIS Snowboard Alpine World Championships on March 2, 2021, in Rogla, Slovenia. Photo: Jurij Kodrun/Getty Images/TNS
Patrizia Kummer of Switzerland during the Women’s Parallel Slalom qualification at the FIS Snowboard Alpine World Championships on March 2, 2021, in Rogla, Slovenia. Photo: Jurij Kodrun/Getty Images/TNS

Winter Olympics: unvaccinated gold medallist snowboarder Patrizia Kummer begins 3-week Beijing quarantine – ‘it’s my personal decision’

  • Switzerland’s Kummer says ‘quarantine is the logical consequence’ of her choice not to be vaccinated against Covid-19
  • Sochi 2014 parallel giant slalom gold-medal winner insists ‘I respect the regulations of the authorities and the IOC’

Patrizia Kummer of Switzerland during the Women’s Parallel Slalom qualification at the FIS Snowboard Alpine World Championships on March 2, 2021, in Rogla, Slovenia. Photo: Jurij Kodrun/Getty Images/TNS
Patrizia Kummer of Switzerland during the Women’s Parallel Slalom qualification at the FIS Snowboard Alpine World Championships on March 2, 2021, in Rogla, Slovenia. Photo: Jurij Kodrun/Getty Images/TNS
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