From 16/02/2024 to 08/03/2024 to 10:45
Four European Cup ski cross races at San Pellegrino Pass between February and March
Another top-level international event lands in Trentino and, in particular, in the San Pellegrino ski area for the turning point of the continental ski cross circuit, an emerging discipline that is part of the freestyle sector. On Friday the 16th and Saturday the 17th of February, and on Thursday the 7th and Friday the 8th of March, at the Cross Park Costabella, two ski cross Europe Cup are taking place, thanks to the organisation by "Monti Pallidi" sport association of Moena in partnership with FISI’s Trentino committee. Around a hundred athletes from about fifteen nations are lining up at the starting gates. Fifteen Italians will be there as well, eight of whom come from Trentino.
Men’s qualifying will begin at 10.45 a.m., followed by women’s, starting at 11.20 a.m. Finals are taking place at 12 noon. The slope, which has a development of 1200 metres with 150 metres of drop, has been for years Federal Training Centre of the Italian national teams and is particularly appreciated because it holds all the technical and security qualities. It’s a complete track that presents all kinds of parabolic turns: 3 negatives, rollers, dragons and 4 jumps.