FIS Alpine World Ski Championships
Halti as official clothing supplier for the fourth time in the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships
4th of February 2013 the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships kick off in Schladming, Austria. Halti is yet again one of the main sponsors and the official clothing supplier of the event. The two year anticipation is over and for two week period (4. – 17.2.2013) Schladming is in the spotlight of the alpine skiing world.
The co-operation between Halti and International Ski Federation (FIS) started in Åre 2007 and Schladming World Championships is a natural continuation. Extensive investments and strong presence at the Alpine World Ski Championships have strengthened Halti’s position as an international premium ski wear brand.
During the World Championships Halti’s visibility in Schladming will be massive. 1200 hard working volunteers on and off the slopes are dressed in Halti outfits. FIS officials represent in their Halti uniform. The sponsored alpine ski teams, Finland and Slovenia, race against the clock to the finish line in their colourful Halti gear. Who will be crowned as the queen or king of Schladming?
Alpine skiing is indisputable the most popular sport in Austria and the forthcoming World Championships are one of the biggest sport event ever held in Austria. The slogan of the championships Skifest mit Herz – Ski Festival with heart recaps the love and passion that the Austrians have for the sport. The World Championships are big investment for the small city of Schladming. The arrangements begun few years ago and the total budget is 400 million euros. In February 2013 everything will be ready and alpine skiing enthusiasts will experience a spectacular Ski Festival!