Welcome to the International Ski Federation (FIS) World Snow Day in Parnassos Ski Resorts. The largest Hellenic Ski Resorts, totally renovated with brand new ski lifts, located in central Greece, just above the archaeological site of Delphi,180 km North-West from the Capital of Athens. Athens Alpine Club together with Pappos – Baldumis Ski School have been organizing the World Snow Day Events since its very beginning in 2012 as well as staging Alpine Competitions within the official Hellenic Ski Federation Calendar and developing ski racers as such, together with Parnassos Ski Resorts as the major partner, are joining forces once again to deliver as one Organization the best World Snow Day ever organized in Greece to date.
On January 15, 2018 we will stage a press conference in a 5 star hotel in the centre of Athens to all media & press in order to present the World Snow Day project & philosophy so as to launch an open invitation to all children and families in Greece to come to the snow.
From January 15, 2018 until January 21st Parnassos Ski Centre will invite all Children under 15 years of age to use the facilities free of charge.
During the same dates Pappos - Baldumis Ski School will be hosting discount ski & Snowboard lessons to all Children as well as providing ski & snowboard rental equipment for free within schedule.
All Events will be delivered by the Athens Ski Team and Pappos - Baldumis Ski School. A Children’s ski park will be constructed to operate during the celebrations in each one of the 2 resorts entry points, Kelaria (West) and Fterolakka (North) .
Shops, restaurants, cafes, clubs and local authorities are kindly invited to participate as Partners/Sponsors.
The program for Saturday 20th:
• All day Skiing from 08:00 to 20:00 Freestyle skiing / Snowboarding Show and/or boarder cross events in Kellaria,
• Parallel Giant Slalom tournament and tobogan sliding competitions for Kids and families will run in Fterolakka,
• and day closing with open participation Torch relay in Kelaria.
On World Snow Day, January 21,2018, we will contribute to the “Bring Children to the Snow Project” by additionally to all inviting all primary and secondary schools of a 200km Radius from the Resorts
We will be celebrating in style with Parallel Giant Slalom tournament, Giant Slalom competitions, Freestyle & Snowboard Jumping competition for Kids and families, Freestyle skiing / Snowboarding Show, the construction of the Biggest Hellenic Snowman to date as well as an Igloo, lots of games like snowball shooting contest, ice craving, snow crawling, etc and Day closing with a Huge Party, DJs on Decks and awards. During the whole Day cookies, frit juices, water, refreshments and gifts will be freely distributed.
Participants can also test latest equipment from manufacturers in our demonstration areas.
Private TV Channels will broadcast the Event.
We are set to celebrate and we are looking forward to celebrate with you.
We would love you to join us for what will be a fantastic day for children and their families. See you all there.