Less than a week until the FIS Alpine Junior World Ski Championships in Bansko Winter Resort !The first FIS Alpine Junior World Ski Championships to be held in Bulgaria are just a couple of days away! The championship for skiers up to 21 years will be held in Bulgaria for first time. Due to the pandemic situation the races for men and women will be separated – for the men 03-05 March and for the women 08-10 March. For now spectators will not be allowed but the hosts will livestream the starts over the internet, so the the fans can enjoy the races.Stay tuned for more information:
World Snow Day brings the joy and wonder of the snow. It will be a day where children come together with their families,
encouraged to enjoy and explore the snow, whilst learning about the environment, the health benefits of snow activities
and safety on and off the snow. Special Lift card prices for all kids available by the Ski Zone Operator.
The city of Bansko and Bulgarian Ski Federation will be hosting
the Men’s World Cup (Super-G and GS) on February 27th and 28th
and between March 1st and 10th the World Junior Alpine Skiing Championships U21
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