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    May 9, 2006 

  Description and technical data

Name of course: OLIMPIA DELLE TOFANE  
Height at Start: 2303 m. asl   
Height at Finish: 1580 m. asl  
Length: 2490 m.   
  Snow-making machines provide artificial snow, if necessary  
The course Olimpia delle Tofane is on the north-western side of the Ampezzo valley, right below the towering massifs of the Tofane. The Start is above Rifugio Pomedes. After some hundred meters the course steepens on entering a narrow gully, the "Scuss", a stretch of black piste. It then skirts the Rifugio Duca d'Aosta and after that there are in sequence a jump on a curve, the first and the second "muro" (dive), the diagonal, the big S, the "bus de ra pales" zone and the Finish area at "pale di Rumerlo". The section of the course from Rifugio Duca d'Aosta to "bus de ra pales" runs through woods.
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Downhill Vertical drop 723 m. Length 2490 m.
Super G Vertical drop 600 m. Length 2240 m.
Giant Slalom Vertical drop 400 m.