Title: Bansko bids to host another World Cup round
Date: 10-01-2012

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Description: Bansko bids to host another World Cup round
The winter capital of the Balkans waits for the men and the women in a week

Bansko bids to host another World Cup round next season.

Following the disastrous earthquakes in Japan the country declared incapable of organizing Men's Giant slalom and Slalom in February 2012 Replica Watches. Thus the Winter capital of the Balkans suggested to host the events a week before the Women's Downhill and Super Giant Slalom here on February 25 and 26. The provisional dates set for the Men's competitions are 18 and 19 of February 2012.

The Men's World Cup Chief Race Director Gunter Hujara from Germany and the Race Director for the Men's Technical World Cup events Hans Pieren from Switzerland visited Bulgaria and had a meeting with the state's Sports minister Svilen Neykov.

“Now we have the unique chance of Replica Watches uk sale organizing Men's and Women's World Cup starts in one and the same season. This is a proof of the excellent work, which has been done in Bansko during the previou WC rounds in the Pirin mountains", the Bulgarian minister pointed out. He added that the Prime Minister Boyko Borisov knows about the new bid and will help the Bulgarian Ski federation to meet again the great challenge.

“The fact that Bulgaria is near to Sochi, where a Downhill and a Super Combined will take place on 10 and 12 February, is the great replica rolex uk watches advantage of Bansko bid", Gunter Hujara said.

He and Piiren were awarded by Neykov for their contribution to the development of Bansko and its membership in the elite family of World Cup hosts. As it is known, Bansko already organized 2 World Cup Downhills and a Super G for Women in 2009 and a Super Combined and a Slalom for Men in 2011.
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