EUROLOPPET PROGRAM OF THE 36th OF BIELA STOPA
30. JAN. – 01. FEB. 2009
KREMNICA - SKALKA
Pavol Hurajt is winner of main 37km race of 36th edition of Biela Stopa
After rainy days last week, when organizers of Biela Stopa was worried what to do and when they want to postponed
race on the end of february, everything turn to the better.
Over 1000 athlets from 10countries took part both days. Ivan Bátory, Michal Malák, Alena Procházková and Radek Šretr was main favorits.
Organizers prepared new, shortened route. Saturday was main race day with 37Km and 27 Km loop, free technique.
Overcast, -2°C and a lot spectators was on the ski stadium on Skalka ski resort.
The winner on 37km was surprisingly Pavol Hurajt ,member of Slovak national team of biathlon .Behind him on the second and
third place Ivan Bátory and Czech Radek Šretr . On the 27km route mens, dominate Michal Malák, and Jetmarová from Fisher CZ.
Sunday was for classic lovers. Weather was worse, snowing and foggy, temp. -7°C . Route was shortened to 18,5km.
On the podium stood Slovakian athlets P.Žiška and A. Procházková.
Organizers inviting everbody to take part of 37th edition of Biela Stopa in the year 2010.
Results can be downloaded :: here (1st part):: and :: here (2nd part) :: (xls).
Photos are :: here :: and