Very last preparations in Sestriere for the two days of the Audi Fis Ski World Cup. Once completed the setting up of the course, on Friday Jan. 17th the track of first run of the Women’s Giant Slalom -that will start on Saturday at 11 am- has been arranged. In the meanwhile, the arrival parterre has been organized with the designated posts of the many international televisions, to interview the athletes on the spur of the moment.
The Media Center hosts 80 workstations for journalists, photographers and cinematographic/television operators that will follow and broadcast these two days of Ski World Cup in Sestriere. The Sponsor Village as well is growing, and it will be brimming with thousands of enthusiasts getting to the Colle to attend the event live.
In the centre of Sestriere, the big stage in Piazza Fraiteve is ready to host this great celebration of ski that will be aired on Saturday afternoon with the Award Ceremony of the GS and the presentation of the PGS athletes that will compete on Sunday.
Here is the programme of the Women’s Giant on Sat. 18th January: the first run starts at 11.00 am and the second at 2.05 pm. RAI 2, Rai Sport and Eurosport 1 are broadcasting live the races.
Many initiatives of the sponsors, with music and entertainment, will ensure an all day long show for those who follow on site the Ski World Cup in Sestriere. Don’t miss the launch of the Carabinieri Parachuters of the Sports Center First Regiment Tuscania between the first and second run, the big evening party in Piazza Fraiteve and the torchlight procession on the track Sises 2 by the Ski Instructors.