Each year in late October the opening event of the FIS World Cup takes place on the slopes of the Rettenbachferner glacier in Sölden, where the world's best skiers go head-to-head in a giant slalom followed live by more than 30,000 fans. This event, which is also famous for its parties, marks the opening of the winter season in the Ötztal Valley.
Hotel Bergland owner Sigi Grüner is himself a member of the organising committee which is responsibe for putting on the races. During this weekend many FIS delegates, fans and ski stars can be seen relaxing in the Hotel Bergland. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to experience one of the top winter sports events in the world live in Sölden!