12:00 h. - Mass start of the 30 classic , racers run 2 x 7 km leg
Track for classic style will be only on parts where snow conditions allow it.
10:00 h. - Start of the 1st wave 45 freestyle , Bib 1-60 , racers run 3 x 7 km and 25 freestyle , Bib 1001-1060 , racers run 3 x 7 km leg
11:30 h. - Start of 2nd and 3rd wave 45 freestyle , Bib 61-400, racers run 3 x 7 km leg
14:00 h. - Start of 2nd and 3rd wave 25 freestyle , Bib 1061-1400, racers run 2 x 7 km leg
Final statement about the sunday race will be published on saturday after lunch ...
Race comitee is just now working on the final alternative for race tracks.
Final statement about the race will be published around 4 p.m.
Based on the present snow conditions on North part of the race the comitee decieded to change the race track.
We are looking for another alternative and most probably the race will take place on the standard tracks around the stadium on Skalka.
This alternative represents 7,5 km track which racers will run several times.
We will keep you informed about development of situation on http://euroloppet.sk or on our Facebook.
Final statement about the race will be published on Friday 29.January around lunch time.
OC 43. Biela stopa
Based on the snow conditions in Kremnica Mountains and Skalka, OC of 43rd BS decided to change the length of route for freestyle from 45 km to 35 km. Route for freestyle in length 25 km and for the classic technique in length 30 km remains unchanged.
Dear skimarathon racers and participants in the Biela Stopa,
we want to know from you, how you have experienced the Biela Stopa and how you rate it.
Please take a few minutes to help us improve this event in the coming years.
Simply click on the blue button signed RATE the RACE to answer questions.
Fill in this questioner after race please ! Survey will be active 2 weeks after race yet.
Thank you very much.
The OC of 40th Biela Stopa and the General Secretary of the European Union of Cross-country Skiing Marathons.
On the 16th of the January 2016 Kremnica – after meeting of Biela stopa- Euroloppet 2016 Organizational Commitee and according to actual snow conditions, we decide to organize Biela stopa no. 43 on the planned date, it means during last weekend of January- 29.1. - 31.1.2016. Because of pure snow conditions of several parts of South circuit, Biela stopa race will be held only on the North part of the track. Track profile will be specified and updated on our web page and Facebook according to actual snow conditions.
CONCLUSION: Biela stopa will be held on the North part of the track. We will inform you about its length. Nowadays it would be possible to make 35 km track.
We trust your goodwill, weather and convenient snow conditions. We are looking forward to seeing you in Kremnica and Skalka.
Biela stopa Euroloppet Organizational team
More info: www.bielastopa.eu
After Sunday snow fall conditions on the Biela Stopa tracks are much better. But due to lack of snow on the southern loop of Biela Stopa, OC accept decission use northern loop for both race days only. Saturday main race will be shortened on 35km.
I.e. On Saturday 35km and 24 km FT
On Sunday 30km CT
The weather forecast promise further snow falls and temperatures below zero degrees.
The tracks are well groomed for both technique and everything is prepared for the 42nd edition of Euroloppet race Biela Stopa, greatest race in Slovakia.
It will be for sure nice race.
Do not hesitade to take part !
STILL DO NOT DECIDED WHICH EUROLOPPET RACE WILL BE YOUR NEXT ONE?
GOOD TIP FOR EVERYONE:
Take part 42nd Euroloppet race Biela Stopa in Slovakia ,country with rich skiing history.
Do not hesitate with your entry. We have quit good snow conditions at the present time.
Take part Eurolopet race, visit old Gold town Kremnica , museum of coins and ski museum too.
Big sport hall for every skiers before and after race on the ski stadium.
FOR THOSE ,WHO PAYED ENTRY FEE FOR CANCELLED 41th Biela Stopa DUE TO LACK OF SNOW LAST WINTER SEZONE ,WE OFFER STARTING FEE 10€ ONLY !
Full info about race you can find on www.bielastopa.eu
e-mail address : email@example.com
Ski resort Skalka- 10km close to town Kremnica
Thanks to the location – 1232m a. s. l. this sport center located just 10km from town of Kremnica has excelent conditions for winter and summer sports. In winter it is skiing and cross-country skiing. About 60km of modified tracks in forest area. Ski stadium for cross-country skiing and Relax center with wellnes offer everything you need. The town of Kremnica is famous of gold, coins and skiing. Skiing has old and rich history at Kremnica .In the year 2015 we will celebrate 100 Anniversary of skiing !
Saturday 10:00 h.
Biela Stopa - Euroloppet 45 freestyle
Main race – 35km freestyle - mass start with start and finish on the ski stadium Skalka.
Biela Stopa - Euroloppet 25 freestyle
Biela Stopa Euroloppet 24km freestyle – mass start with start and finish on the ski stadium Skalka.
Sunday 10:30 h.
Biela Stopa - Euroloppet 30 classic
Biela Stopa –Euroloppet 30km classic – mass start with start and finish on the ski stadium Skalka
Sunday 11:00 h.
Biela stopa Junior
Biela Stopa JUNIOR - Race for youth and children categories, mass start with start and finish on Skalka ski stadium .
Special offer. The participants ,who payed starting fee for cancelled 41th Biela Stopa ,extra starting fee 10€ only!
Entry form: Online on the page www.bielastopa.eu , or during the weekend before the race personally in the office of the race /presentation/ – Kremnica, ul. P. Križku. The last entry forms will be accepted on the day of the competition at Skalka, from 07.00 a.m. till 08:30 a.m.
Friday 15 – 21:00h
Saturday 07 – 09:00h sport hall (Relax center) Skalka
Sunday 07 – 09:00h sport hall
The participants have to submit the receipt of payment at registration via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or personally until 30. 1. 2015.
OC of 42nd edition of Euroloppet race Biela Stopa 2015
Very good weather and snow conditions and well prepared tracks waited for 1144 runners. The organizers prepare several changes: start in waves, new 30km route for Sunday classic race and big display in the finish area.
Abt 1200 skiers from 17 nations were on the start. The best Slovak skiers A.Procházková and M. Bajčičák did not start, because they went like any others good skiers to Sochi. The pair of Bulgarien skiers Veselin Tsinzov and Antoniya Grigorova-Burgova dominate in the race. In the mens cattegory victory claimed Veselin Tsinzov system start to finish, followed by best Slovak Ondrej Benka-Rybár. The third finished local hero Martin Kapšo.
In the womens cattegory won Veselin colegue Antoniya Grigorova-Burgova. On the second place was Ľubomíra Kalinová from Biela Stopa Race team.
The Sunday classic race on 30km won again Veselin Tsinzov and Barbora Klementová from Slovakia.
The celebration of 40th anniversary of Biela Stopa has been succesfully!
P.S. Do not forget fill in the questioner signed Rate the Race please. We want to know your opinions about our race. The next year will be year of 5th European Championship and 100th anniversary of skiing in Kremnica! See you in Kremnica next year 2014! The result list is on the this link.
text: Viliam Michalech
photos: Ivan Čillík
Saturday 26. jan./skate
1.GLIDE LF -10°C to -30°C OR
2. BASE - GLIDE LF -10°C to -30°C + HF COLD POWDER
Sunday 27. jan./classic
1.BASE - GREEN CLYSTER /OR GRUNDWAX/ + GREEN RHODE /2-3 LAYER/ -5 to -15°C
There will be picture taken of each racer on the track Availability of photographs within 48 hrs. after the race http://www.printstudio.faxcopy.sk/hviezda. Price per photograph, sending by e-mail €2.00.
Friday 25. Jan. 2013
- Mostly partly cloudy
- Day -7 to -2°C
- Night -9 to -15°C
Saturday 26. Jan. 2013
- Clear to partly cloudy
- Day -8 to -3°C
- Night -11 to -6°C
Sunday 27. Jan. 2013
- Clear to partly cloudy
- Day -7 to -2°C
- Night - 9 to -14°C
Ski resort Skalka
- Temperatures :
- Day abt. -5 to -7°C
- Night abt. -17°C
- The organizers have all tracks prepared for race.
- 50 – 80cm of snow covered on the 45km loop
- The waves start system - no neck to neck system after start!
- Big warm sport hall for every skiers for cloth changes, bag storage before and after race 50m close to start and finish area only. Relax center, wellnes
- Medal for all skiers in the finish
- Catering after race - in the town Kremnica
- Medical first aid - helicopter rescue service
- Friday and Saturday - Big ski party on the M.R.Štefánik square under name ig Air in the Town.
- Wax service – SWIX
- The members of Euroloppet club – Euroloppet passport holders will be start from 2nd starting lock.
- Ski are marked with stickers
- You can fill in entry form at the day of the start
The Organizing committee of 40th Biela Stopa invite you to take part!
Dear skimarathon racers and participants in the Biela Stopa, we want to know from you,how you have experienced the Biela Stopa and how you rate it. Please take a few minutes to help us improve this event in the coming years. Simply click on the blue button signed RATE the RACE to answer questions. Fill in this questioner after race please! Survey will be active 2 weeks after race yet. Thank you very much. The OC of 40th Biela Stopa and the General Secretary of the European Union of Cross-country Skiing Marathons.
On November 17th 1328, the King Charles Robert of Anjou granted the settlement of Cremnychbana with privileges of a free royal mining and minting town. At the same time he established the royal mint, which produced large amounts of golden and silver coins. In the 14 th century Kremnica was also called "Golden Kremnica".
The towns historical centre together with the castle creates a very unique and individual example of gothic urban planning. Todays visitors are not coming to Kremnica because of the gold, but because of the town history, the well – preserved monuments, the beautiful scenery and the ability to enjoy sports and tourism troughout the year.
Thanks to the location – 1232m a. s. l. this sport center located just 10km from Kremnica has excelent conditions for winter and summer sports. In winter it is skiing and cross-country skiing. About 60km of modified tracks in forest area. Ski stadium for cross-country skiing and relax center with wellnes offer everything you need. The town of Kremnica is famous of gold, coins and skiing. Skiing has old and rich history at Kremnica. Next year 2014 we will celebrate 100th anniversary of skiing as part of European Championship of cross-country marathons. We are proud of fact, athlets trainers and servismans from our small town took part Winter Olympic Games!
We are already to start 40th Biela Stopa race! All tracks are covered by 20-45cm layer of snow and snowing this days. Athlets can use 45km track for skate and classic. The temperatures at ski resort Skalka: day -6 to -8°C, night -12°C Kremnica : -3°C to -8°C
- All participants can use big sport hall with relax center very close to the start and finish area.
- You can use bus of OC or your car from Kremnica to Skalka (10km)
- You can fill in entry form in the day of the race.
The 40th Biela Stopa will be great fun on the snow.
Let´s celebrate together with us!
Kremnica 8. jan. 2013
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