Zabljak – On Zabljak today and tomorrow there will be held several sport events. Traditional winter car race, 8th in a row, will e held today and tomorrow on the path Bosaca on Zabljak. In the organization of the local Tourist center and municipal service for sport, tomorrow will be held a promotional race in Nordic skiing, while the club of extreme sports “Ravnoteza” (BALANCE) on skiing path Stuoc is organizing snowboard competition.
– Competition “Renault alliance winter cup 2007” on Bosaca will be held in 5 categories for men and in one race for women. Because of the lack of snow the path is shorter compared to previous years, so they will be competing for the title of the best in the length of three kilometers in categories: in the first category of cars up to 999 kW, in the second up to 1.400 kW, third up to 2.000 kW, the fourth category are terrain vehicles up to 1.700 kW, and in the fifth category we will have jeeps without a limitation in kW.
Terrain vehicles are on the program today at 14 h, and the official races will be held tomorrow at the same time. Except this one, as a part of “Renault alliance winter cup 2007” there will be another two races driven. The next one is in Rozaje, and the last one is in Pluzine – said the representative of the organizers Zeljko Sestovic. The organizer is magazine “Motorpsort”, and the races are in the program of manifestation ‘Hot winter in the hills”.
According to the words of the director of Tourist center Darko Stijepovic the promotional race in Nordic skiing is being held because of the renewal of the homologue Nordic path in the town’s park in Zabljak.
– This path better known as “Tadek’s path” was traced in 1984 by trainer Tades Jankovski, world know expert from Polish Ski center “Zakopane”. On this path numerous domestic and international competitions were held, and there used to be also a shooting ground for biathlon. The path was honored by the International federation for biathlon and by the International federation for Nordic running – said Stijepovic.
He added that the path in the last 15 years the path has been neglected and jeopardized from “wild construction”, and on the shooting ground an industrial hot bed was constructed.
S.Z. – O.P.