The unique ski race held in the High and Low Tatras will result in awarding heroes of the ski season of 2016/17 whose name will be written on the wall of fame. And as a reward, they will be given season ski passes for the next ski season. The registration of the athletes begins at 8:30am, the race shall be officially opened at 11:00am, it begins at 11:10am and the prize giving ceremony where the king of the ski season will be crowned begins at 1:00pm. The race will be supported by great après-ski entertainment in both resorts. The popular area of Priehyba will not only offer a beautiful view of Mt. Chopok but also great music played by popular DJs on a grooming machine. The original groomer stage will guarantee an unforgettable aprés-ski atmosphere with attractive dancers, music and a special offer of mixed drinks. As for the High Tatras, a special aprés-ski party will be held on the terrace of the interchange station Štart. For more details about the Hero Season Trophy, please visit www.jasna.sk and www.vt.sk.
Smart Season Pass holders can buy a reduced-rate starting fee for the race online on the www.gopass.sk e-shop.
An autograph session with the charismatic skiing star Veronika Velez-Zuzulová will be available for all skiers and visitors of Jasná inside the VIST shop of the Pošta hotel on Friday 24th March.
Tatry mountain resorts, a.s. (TMR) is the leader in tourism in Central and Eastern Europe; it owns and operates attractive mountain resorts, amusement parks, restaurant facilities, sports services, shops and hotels. In the Low Tatras TMR owns and operates the resort Jasná Nízke Tatry and hotels Wellness hotel Grand Jasná, Boutique Hotel Tri Studničky, Chalets Jasná De Luxe, Hotel Srdiečko, and Hotel Rotunda. TMR is also the owner of Aquapark Tatralandia, the largest Slovak aquapark with year-round operation, which besides water entertainment includes Tropical Paradise, a special tropical indoor hall with sea water, as well as Fun Park, and accommodation in bungalows and apartments of Holiday Village Tatralandia. In the High Tatras TMR owns and operates the resort Vysoké Tatry with mountain areas of Tatranská Lomnica, Starý Smokovec, and Štrbské Pleso, which TMR co-manages. In the High Tatras TMR also owns hotels Grandhotel Praha Tatranská Lomnica, Grandhotel Starý Smokovec, Hotel FIS Štrbské Pleso and Mountain hotel Hrebienok. TMR also owns a 9.5 % share in Melida, a.s., which leases and operates the resort Špindlerův Mlýn in the Czech Republic. In Poland TMR owns a 97% share in the mountain resort Szczyrkowski Ośrodek Narciarski S.A. (SON), a 75% share in a company that owns and operates Silesian Amusement Park (Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko) and a 7.3% share in an amusement-educational project via the Polish company Korona Ziemi Sp. z.o.o. TMR also owns and leases hotels Slovakia, Kosodrevina, Liptov and Ski&Fun Záhradky a Bungalovy to third parties. By the end of 2016 EUR 230 mil. had been invested into development and modernisation of TMR’s resorts. TMR shares are traded on three European stock exchanges – in Bratislava, Prague, and Warsaw.