Saturday, December 13, 2008

Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup continues in Spain

The Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup continues this weekend in La Molina (Spain). The catalan ski resort hosts two FIS Ladies races, a Giant Slalom on December 13 and a Slalom on December 14.
La Molina is located in the Pyrenees in the province Girona. La Molina is at an altitude of 1700 m with lifts going up to 2445 m. There are 16 lifts (1 Gondola, 8 Chairlifts, 5 Surface lifts and 2 Magic Carpets) and 46 pistes (12 green, 13 blue, 15 red, 6 black) with a combined skiing area of 53 km. La Molina also offers 3 Ski Routes, 1 Snowpark and activities such as Snowshoes, Dog-sledges, Ski-Doos and a Sledge Area. La Molina is part of the Alp 2500 Ski Domain together with Masella. The Alp 2500 combined skiing area is 121 km and 31 lifts with a lift capacity of 36260 skiers/hour. The ski season lasts from December to April.