Bulgaria’s Borovets Hosts European Cup Ladies’ Giant Slalom
The Bulgarian resort of
Borovets is hosting the ladies’ giant slalom of the FIS European Cup on Friday
The official opening will
take place at 17.45 o’clock on Friday with free mulled wine provided to all.
The opening will be
followed by the award ceremony of Friday’s winners and the draw for the
competition on Saturday.
Bulgaria will be
represented by Maria Kirkova, Vera Asenova, Mihaela Kehayova and Daniela
The Popangelov track
where the giant slalom is being held will remain closed to visitors until
All other tracks are open
and in excellent condition, being suitable for both beginners and more
experienced skiers and snowboarders.
The resort is providing
free entrance and transport to spectators during the two days of the giant
This year the oldest
Bulgarian winter resort is celebrating its 120th anniversary.
This is the second major
ski competition in Bulgaria this week after Pamporovo
hosted the European Cup ladies’ slalom on Tuesday and Wednesday.