Holiday houses, villas, apartment, hotels and more

We need your travel dates to give you the best available offers

Ski Race in Bansko

Ski Race in Bansko
Ski Race in Bansko

Bulgaria becomes more and more popular not only with tourists from all over the world. It is not only a country where it people can ski and snowboard, but it is also the country that also offers its slopes for various ski competitions. I.e. this spring there will be held the EUROPA CUP Downhill for Men. The event will take place in Bansko Ski resort. The competition itself will start March, 7th at 12 p.m. and will finish March 8, 2008.

Such famous skiers as Stefan Thanei, Marcel Hirscher and Jukka Leino will take part in the competition. However, there will be also other skiers who are going to participate in the high speed ski race. The whole track will be nearly 3 km long.

As for the participants, so they came to Sofia Airport March, 3. Later, they have been delievered to Bansko ski resort where their training have started today. March, 6 will be another day for trainings and March, 7 the competition will start itself and will go on March, 8.

Date: 05/03/2008

Comments (0)

No comments


Lifts in Courchevel will be adapted for the children
The famous ski resort of Courchevel in France has decided to care not only about the oligarchs, but also the younger generation. Before the winter 2012-2013 season administration of the resort decided to upgrade all 18 chairlifts lifts to make them more comfortable for the children.
Ski resorts in Austria will unite
Two ski resorts in Austria - Alpbach and Wildschönau - will be merged into a single ski area, which will be named Ski Jewel. The slopes of the two resorts will be united thanks to the new eight-place gondola, which is planned to be installed this summer.
Skiing in India: grass instead of snow
India is not among the top ski holiday destinations. Despite the proximity to the Himalayas, ski resorts in India are a rarity.