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- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiing in Madonna di Campiglio, Pinzolo, Trentino-South Tyrol Italy
On the foothills of the Alps and with three extensive mountainous group, Dolomites di Brenta, Solda and Panarotta mountain chains,Trentino-Alto Adige is a wide-ranging natural playing field for a number of sports activities and specially for skiing.
Trentino -Alto Adige hosts excellent and well-advanced infrastructures for alpine skiing have been developed over the years. The spot hosts every year in its numerous snow resorts, a significant number of very important international competitions such as World Cups, male and female, for different categories and of course, Winter Olympic Games.
The slopes of the region operate as training arena for Olympic teams such for those of the United States and Norway. Furthermore, in Trentino side there is also a large space for non athletes, available to simple fans of the snow so as to enjoy skiing in highly organized ski facilities. The alpine resort offers night skiing experience and the unique sensation of skiing in deep fluffy snow, for the joy of the powder-hounds!!!!