Club 5 autumn meeting took place

On Monday, September 28, 2020 the Club 5 autumn meeting took place for the first time as video meeting with full attendance of voting members. 

The topics were mainly related to the pandemic situation and the FIS C-19 Prevention Guidelines. Many OC informed that they will organize the races without spectators. More information about the possibility to buy tickets or not will be will be communicated shortly and and differs from OC to OC.

One of the more important points of the meeting are the admission of Crans-Montana and Madonna di Campiglio as full members of Club 5. Both candidates are unanimously approved as full members of Club5. Club 5 now counts 18 effective members from all over the world.

The first 5 members who joint the Club 5 in 1988 were Gröden/Gardena (ITA), Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER), Kitzbühel (AUT), Wengen (SUI) and Val d’Isere (FRA).

After a few years, the goal of Club 5 changed into the direction of a service corporation for their members and Club 5 counts in the following years 12 more members.

  • 1994 - Alta Badia (ITA)
  • 1997 - Cortina d’Ampezzo (ITA)
  • 1997 - Kranjska Gora (SLO)
  • 1998 - Schladming (AUT)
  • 1998 - Maribor (SLO)
  • 2003 - Lake Louise (CAN)
  • 2004 - Adelboden (SUI)
  • 2005 - Kvjetfjell (NOR)
  • 2010 - St. Moritz (CH)
  • 2011 - Åre (SWE)
  • 2013 - Zagreb (HR)
  • 2016 - Crans-Montana were added as Affiliated member (CH)
  • 2020 Crans Montana and Madonna di Campiglio become effective members

The new request for affiliate membership of Jasna / SLK was submitted on time. In Jasna there will be women’s World Cup races on 6/7 March 2021 planned. Rainer Senoner, Vice President of Club5, will carry out the inspection.

No World Cup races are planned in Soldeu in winter 2020/21, therefore the inspection will take place in the season 2021/2022.

The next official dates for Club 5 are the FIS Congress which is planned for spring 2021 in Portoroz / SLO and the Club5 workshop which takes place in Crans-Montana in Autumn 2021.

On the program of Club 5 for 2021 is the election of the President and Vice-Presidents. 

The elections will take place at the general assembly in autumn 2021.  
The nomination of candidates are possible for the positions of the President as well as for the two Vice-Presidents and must be submitted in writing to theClub5 GM Administration Peter Willen by 20 September 2021 at the latest with the necessary information (personal details, position of the person in the organization of the Club5 member, desired position in the Club5).
The elections of the GM Finance and GM Administration will take place in 2022.