On June 4, Georgian alpine skier children: Luka Burduli, Kontantine Gotsiridze, Luka Buchukuri, Levan Nazgaidze, Otar Khvedelize, Otar Tsuleiskiri, trainers: Iason Abramashvili,Irakli Naskidashvili and member of freestyle team: Beqa Berzenishvili left for Austria.
On the Hintrertux glacier, Georgian alpine skiers will be training for ten days.
We wish our athletes successful training!
FIS ski cross and snowboard cross Europa cup and FIS races was held in Gudauri, Georgia. 150 athletes participated in these races.
These races were held at a high level and foreign experts earned a positive assessment. Preparation process was going on several months. Former and active members of Georgian teams, members of region federations, population of Gudauri and groups of volunteers were participate in it.
With the initiative of the Georgian Ski Federation, the volunteers were awarded the diplomas for their contribution to held successful races.
The event was held on 21 May in the hotel ,,Radisson``.
FIS Freestyle World cup races be held next year in Georgia. More volunteers will participate in it. FIS Freestyle World Championship be held In 2023 in Bakuriani, Georgia.
On 19 May, members of the Georgian alpine ski team: Soso Japharidze, Besarion Japharidze, Sandro Zhorzholiani, Nodar Kozanashvili and their trainers: Vakhtang Tediashvili and Ibragim Janidze left for Austria. Member of Georgian Ski Cross Team: David Tediashvili is with them too.
On the Hintrertux glacier, Georgian alpine skiers will be training for two weeks.
Today members of Georgian children's alpine ski team: Luca Buchukuri, Irakli Argvliani, Mikheil Chartolani, Nikoloz Gagadze, Giorgi Guledani and Levan Nazgaidze with their trainers: Iason Abramashvili and Ibragim Janidze departed to Italy as the children's competition "Pinocchio" will be held on 5-6 April.
The race will be held under the auspices of the international ski federation in the Italian resort Abetone.
We wish our little skiers good luck!
On 26 March, was the FIS snowboard Slopestyle EC race in Sochi (RUS).
25 sportsmen from 8 countries participated in the competition. 8 snowboarders mowed in the final run. One of them was Member of Georgian Snowboard team – Jaba Skhvediani.
Jaba took the fifth place.
We congratulate Jaba for this success!
On February 20 In FIS race held in Bjelasnica (BIH).
Luka Chopikashvili took the third place in Big Air race. 17 years old Georgian freestyler participated in FIS race the first time.
Tomorrow will slopestyle race too.
Luka congratulates you on this success.
Today member of Georgian women team – Nino Tsiklauri with her trainer – Francesco Zancolo will arrive in Are (Sweden).
For Nino this championship will fifth. The FIS Women`s Qualification race will be held on 11 February GS and the slalom will be on 15 February. Nino must enter in top 25 to be participate in main competition.
Members of men`s team: Iason Abramashvili, Alex Beniaidze, Soso Japharidze and Besarion Japaridze will arrive on 10 February in Are. Unfortunately trainer of Georgian Ski Team Walter Hubmann became ill and he can`t go with them. With our boys will go another coach – Vakhtang Tediashvili. The FIS Men`s Qualification race will be held on 14-16 February GS and slalom.
We wish them good luck!
On 14 January in Zagreb FIS alpine Competitions held.
Iason Abramashvili took the third place in slalom. Max Rossum Van (NED) won tha race, Michal Staszowski (CZE) took the second place.
50 sportsmen from 12 countries participated in the competition.
Aleksi Benniaidze, Soso and Besarion Japaridze unfortunately skied out.
Iason congratulates you on this success!
On 2023 FIS freestyle and snowboarding world championship host country is Georgia – Bakuriani. On November 12-15 members of International Ski Federations: SB & FS Coordinator – Joe Fitzgerald, Snowboard RD - Uwe Beirer, Contest Director Park & Pipe - Roberto Moresi, Ski & Snowboard Cross RD - JP Baralo and Technical Experts: Davide Cerato and Yulia Filchagina are in Georgia.
From the Georgian side they are hosting: President of Georgian Ski Federation – Zurab Kostava, Secretary General - Irina Achba, Vice presidedent - Patrick Lang, Director of Georgian Mountain Resorts Company – Tamaz Gamtsemlidze, Freestyle Comitee Manager – Levan Metreveli, Technical Expert – Luka Eloshvili, Manager of Bakuriani Ski Resort –Levan Gegeshidze.
On November 12-13 they were in Bakuriani. They have done technical inspection of the infrastructure for the 2023 World Championship. They checked ,,Didveli,, and ,,Kokhta Gora,, race hills and they marked finish areas.
On November 13 in Tbilisi in the hotel ,,Rooms,, held the meeting.
Today FIS experts will inspect the stadiums: ,,Dinamo,, and ,,Lokomotivi,, and the ,,Republic Square,,. They will discuss about possibility of Big Air competition to be held in Tbilisi.
In the evening FIS experts will meet with Government members.
2021 FIS freestyle and snowboarding world championship will be held in Chine - at Zhangjiakou/Genting. Also 2022 Olympic games will be in Chine.
On 2023 FIS freestyle and snowboarding world championship host country is Georgia – Bakuriani. On November 2 in Georgia were members of China Competitions organizational committee.
President of Georgian ski federation – Zurab Kostava with the guests and members of Ministry of Sports were in Gudauri and in Bakuriani. They looked up the Infrastructure. The Georgian and Chinese sides agreed to work on the technical and organizational activities of the competition.