Alpine ski race will be held on December 23th in Mestia
On December 23, Georgian Mountain Resorts Company, Ministry of Economy and National Tourism Administration will officially open the winter season. On the same day a new ski lift (from Mestia to Hatsvali) will be opened.
Georgian Ski Federation will also participate in the event planned in Mestia. On December 23th Georgian Ski Federation will conduct alpine ski amateur competition. Members of national Georgian alpine ski team and local athletes will assist the federation in organizing this competition. Those who wish to participate in the competition must be registered at the finish on December 23 at 10:30. Competition will start at 12:00. The award will be held immediately after the competition.
Representatives of the federation will inspect the tracks and place the competition place on Tetnuldi and Hatsvali, where the second stage of the Georgian Cup will be held on March 2-3, 2017.
In the 2017-2018 season, Georgian ski cup draw is planned in four stages. The first stage will be held in Bakuriani on January 27-28 and Gudauri will host the third and fourth stages in the spring.