Asiago is the main town in the plateau, also called the Seven Towns that develops between the altitudes of 1001 and 2336 m. There are many small and medium-sized ski areas for downhill skiing, located in the town of Conca, Enego,Gallio,Lusiana,Foza and Roana. In total you can count 95 km of slopes, not linked to each other. The area is very famous for cross-country skiing, offering tourists more than 500 kilometers of tracks, often used for tests at the World Cup.
Asiago, a great celebration of the conclusion of the World Masters medals in cross-country skiing
di Redazione Fondo on Saturday 23 February 2013
10 days of racing, 1200 athletes, 2000 people involved from 26 countries, 200 volunteers who have worked tirelessly to build the Asiago MWC 2013 Masters World Cup cross-country skiing. A great festival with an international flavor that has involved the entire'' Asiago Plateau, which was successfully closed with the awards ceremony and the closing-cerimony.
Bjorn Daehlie will be the ambassador for the Masters World Cup in Asiago
"I'm training a lot because I want to be fast in Asiago.'' It's an honor and pleasure to be your spokesperson." Looks like BjÃ¶rn DÃ¦hlie the greatest champion of all times of the Cross Country World,'' several times gold medal at the Winter Olympics, and now officially testimonial Masters World Cup 2013, World cross-country that will host the Asiago Plateau'''' next year. p>
News of the upcoming ski season Skiarea Verena is the chair of Asiago "Forest of the Urogallo" so named because of the presence of grouse (or grouse) is to remember the famous book "The wood of the grouse" of the 'author Mario Rigoni Stern Asiago died three years ago.
Dolomiti Superski closes the season, this is the last weekend of opening of Sellaronda
Sunday, April 7, 2013 officially ends the winter of 2012-13 Dolomiti Superski. Close lifts and runs in most of the 12 valleys of the Dolomites ski area, including the Sella Ronda. The tour of the Great War is already closed from 31 March.
Arabba in 1000 at the start of the 18th Sella Ronda Ski Marathon
Scratch away at the start of the eighteenth edition of the night marathon around the Sella massif in the Veneto, Trentino and South Tirol. A thousand skier will be tomorrow night from Arabba to the first bumps in the program, the Pordoi. The vertical meters of ascent alone, 2700, and miles, 42, is not frighten the participants that will begin representing fifteen countries.
International Women's Day 2013 on the snow, here's all the promotions
This year on the occasion of Women's Day all the ladies become undisputed protagonists of the snow, in fact there are many ski resorts that organize parties and events and offer promotions and discounts to the fair sex. Friday, March 8 2013 will open a weekend entirely dedicated to women and the mountain is ready to dye pink.
"We are trying to internationalize attendance. Together with efforts to win over the Tourists'' of Russian and Eastern Europe we will turn to markets as far away as Australia and Korea." '' It is the goal of the Consortium for the Promotion of Tourism Cortina, expressed by Councillor Elizabeth Dotto who also runs two hotels in the Queen of the Dolomites are open all year''. P>
Cortina candidate to host Alpine ski world cup 2019.
One month after the withdrawal of its application to the Alpine World Ski Championships in 2017, Cortina tries again and is a candidate to organize the World Alpine Ski Championships 2019. The decision came last week, attended by the mayor Andrea Franceschi, president of FIS Flavio Roda, president of the permanent association of the World Cup and President Enrico Valle Ski Club Cortina Igor Ghedina. For Cortina will be the fourth attempt, after those of 2013, 2015 and 2017. The 2019 World Cup will be awarded in 2014 in Barcelona.
2017 World Cup: Cortina or St. Moritz? The sentence at the end of May.
The Cortina 2017 supporting team is ready to leave for Gangwon, in South Korea, where at the end of Mai the FIS Council will decide the city to host the Alpine Ski World Cup in 2017. The contenders of Cortina are the Swiss St. Moritz, which seems on the eve of the most reliable, and Sweden's Are. The verdict is expected by May 31.
Grand Prix Juniors, Passo S. 1700 young pilgrims expected samples
Friday, March 23, 2012 at Falcade-Dolomiti/Valle Biois (BL) expects more than 1,700 children born from 2000 to 2004, for official opening ceremony of the final Grand Prix Juniors 2012 - Ringo Trophy . The races, which are divided by year of birth and disciplines will be held on Saturday 24 and Sunday, March 25 to pass S. Pellegrino (alpine skiing), the Central Fund Gares - Agordo (Nordic skiing) and there will be snowboarding. P>