The famous Hahnenkammrace in Kitzbühel – The Legend
Since 1931, the Hahnenkamm races has taken place from Kitzbuehel Hausberg mountain. The fixed points since the early years are the run down the Streif and the Slalom on Ganslernhang . The historic-slalom slope will be in use again after short break in the last years. Since the 1990s a super-G on the Streif is disputed, which Friday the ski weekend ushers.
For Kitzbuehel, the Hahnenkamm event the sporting and
social highlight of the year and sees the ‘Gamsstadt’
bursting at the seams with reporters and celebrities
from around the world flocking to the streets.
A variety of parties and side events take place spread
over the whole week. Television pictures of the wintry
Kitzbuehel go around the globe and reach 500 million
people. You too can also enjoy the unique Hahnenkamm
flair in Kitzbuehel and cheer on, with tens of thousands
of fans, the best skiers in the world!