Giorgio Rocca, great champion and major player of the skiing world, as well as winner of the World Cup Slalom in 2006, will also be in Sestriere December 10th and 11th to watch the Alpine Skiing World Cup women’s giant slalom and slalom races. Besides supporting the athletes in the finish area, he will attend the prizegiving ceremony and the public bibs draw, official events that will take place in Fraiteve square Saturday afternoon. The former national champion stated: “Sestriere enriches my career. I won here in 2002 and I took part to the Olympics “Torino 2006”. I had the privilege to compete in the Olympics in Italy; being the favourite in my specialty...unfortunately I fell ". To the athletes, who will be racing on the Col’s courses he says: “racing here is fun, the visibility is good and the conditions excellent. It deals with a very technical track, where athletes, who can do everything, can showcase their skills”.
Rocca, with his Ski Academy, will take part to the two-day event in Sestriere with a group of guests, who will have the chance to enjoy the charm of the races thank to the experience of a special “Ambassador”. He will share his experience and knowledge of the World Cup with the guests, who will take part to the experience, telling them about the emotions, the "backstories" and the athletes preparations (firstname.lastname@example.org).