Follow in the footsteps of the ski stars
Hermann Maier Worldcup race course
Marlies Raich, Frida Hansdotter, Veronika Velez Zuzulova, Maria Höfl-Riesch – all of these ski stars raced to victory on the Hermann Maier World Cup racetrack. You would like to walk in their shoes and feel the racing fever as well? You’d love to make the racetrack your own, feeling the scrunching snow beneath your skis?
Then the Hermann Maier World Cup racetrack in Flachau is the perfect slope for you and will make your Salzburg winter holiday unique! It’s no big surprise that in 2003, the slope was named after Hermann Maier. After all, the multiple-times World and Olympic Champion is a born-and-bred Flachau local. Feel the racing fever on the 600-metre slope at the heart of Snow Space Salzburg ski resort, which is part of Ski amadé, Austria’s biggest skiing paradise.
“This piste is really varied. It starts off quite challenging and continues with a bit of a flatter section, allowing you to do great turns. If you do the run from start to finish down in the valley, your burning thighs will give you a good hint of how the World Cup racers feel during the race. The most important thing is: safety first! And the rest? Having fun!“