Politics and sport: meeting at the Omega European Masters

An informal meeting between the political and ski competition representatives at the Omega European Masters, held on the Valais Haut-Plateau, about Crans-Montana/Valais’ candidacy for the organization of the 2025 Alpine Ski World Championships and also the Sion 2026 bid for the Olympic Games, for which Crans-Montana would host all the Alpine Ski disciplines. Our photo (from left): Claude-Alain Schmidhalter, Swiss-Ski vice-president; Nicolas Féraud, president of the Crans-Montana commune; Frédéric Favre, State Councillor and «minister of sport» for the canton of Valais; Marius Robyr, president of the World Cup races committee in Crans-Montana; Stéphane Cattin, Swiss-Ski Alpine Ski director ; Hugo Steinegger, vice-president of the World Cup races committee in Crans-Montana, and Beat Tschuor, head of young talent at Swiss-Ski.

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