Welcome to Chepelare!
Chepelare is the principal town in Chepelare Municipality, part of Smolyan Province in Southern Bulgaria. It is situated in the central part of the Rhodopes, on the banks of Chepelare River. It is located near Pamporovo, one of the biggest Bulgarian ski resorts.
The town is known for the only ski and snowboard factory in the Balkan Peninsula. The factory cooperates with the ski brand Atomic Skis. Chepelare is also the birthplace of biathlete Ekaterina Dafovska, Bulgaria’s only Winter Olympics gold medal winner. The local Sports School provides good conditions for young winter athletes. Chepelare is located 70 km from Plovdiv and 210 km from Sofia.
Note! The Sprint Relay has been moved to Tuesday 25th January.
All times are expressed in local event time (UTC +2)
11:00 Mass start
Due to the lack of quarantine, GPS tracking will be available after the competition.
The Sunday Sprint Relay is cancelled due to snowstorm!
Results – Ended
Web TV – Ended
GPS – will be published after race