The 31st annual meeting of Club 5 Ski Classics, the association of the 17 most venerable organizers of World Cup ski races, took place during the FIS Congress which is held from 14th to 18th of May in Costa Navarino / Kalamata (GRE).
With the scheduled nine competitions in five days, the Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals meant long days for the Åre 2019 organizing committee and its hard-working team of volunteers.
Unfortunately, inclement weather wrought havoc with the schedule, including the snowfall during the early part of the week, which led to two cancelled downhill training runs and heavy winds which forced the cancellation of the men’s slalom and ladies’ giant slalom competitions on Sunday.
Die Ski-WM 2017 ist mit der Auflösung ihres Trägervereins definitiv Geschichte.
Der von Hugo Wetzel präsidierte Event schliesst mit einer ausgeglichenen Veranstaltungsrechnung ab. Gleichzeitig ist das OK der St. Moritzer Skiweltcup-Rennen neu besetzt worden – dieses wird künftig von Martin Berthod geleitet.
Marius Robyr, President of the Ski World Cup Crans-Montana Organisation Committee, has every reason to be proud of the work carried out, and can record a positive final result at the end of the Super-G and Alpine Combined races.