Local junior skiers to compete on Hahnenkamm

19th January, 2016 by

By Edward Stoner

PARK CITY, Utah — Before the U.S. Ski Team stars take to Kitzbuhel’s infamous Hahnenkamm downhill this weekend, up and coming athletes from the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association’s U16 National Training Group will compete in the Hahnenkamm Juniors Wednesday. The event features tech events on the world-renowned Ganslernhang, the site of the Hahnenkamm slalom.The fabled Hahnenkamm races, scheduled for Friday through Sunday, are considered some of the most prestigious ski racing events in the world. The Hahnenkamm Juniors event gives top junior racers a taste of the atmosphere they may well experience in future years.Last year was the first …

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