Despite a number of negative reactions to the skiing trail in the city center, several thousand Zagrepčans followed the "Legend Race" marking 50. the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup anniversary.
With numerous skiers and skiers alike, as it is not happening every day for skiing to watch live in the city center of nearly a million people, along with numerous cameras and cameras, a little less than a 200 meter long path from Kaptol to Manduševac Square Ban Jelacic descended 18 ski legends.
Of course, stars were the stars Janica i Ivica Kostelić who have drawn Croatia on the map of world skiing. Along with them, the legendary Frenchman fell on the "path of glory" Jean-Claude Killy and the Austrians Karl Schranz. There was also a recorder in the number of won Great Globes, Annemarie Moser-Pröll which has been six times the title of the overall World Cup winner, and Bakačeva Street has dropped legends like Brand Girardellija, Alberta Tombe, Petre Kronberger, Tamare McKinney, Tine Maze, Andreasa Wenzela, Michele Jacot Herry, Lise-Marie Morerod, Michaele Dorfmeister, Renate Götschl, Pernille Wiberg i Nicole Hosp, and the best skier of today Marcela Hirschera.
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The legendary race was followed by the Prime Minister Andrej Plenković, ministers Davor Ivo Stier, Gari Capelli i Pavo Barišić, mayor Milan Bandic, President of the Assembly Andrija Mikulić and others.
Tomorrow (Thursday) is a reminder of the men's slalom race scheduled. The first run for skiers starts in 14.45 hours, and the other (nightmare) in 18 hours. As for the ski resorts in Bacau, it will stay there until mid-January, and ski school will be organized for the youngest.