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Will Bulgarian Miss Utah Win Miss USA?

Apr 13, 2009 3 Comments by

The Bulgarian born Laura Kirilova Chukanov and current Miss Utah USA 2009,  is a contestant in the Miss USA 2009. But will she win? You be the judge. Watch the video above and then wait for the competition in Las Vegas in April 19th. It’s quite an entertaining interview. You’ll find out about the young [...]

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Will Santana Be Playing At Bansko Beat Festival?

Apr 10, 2009 2 Comments by

Santana… Rock Festival… Bansko. I’ve just read about the “Bansko Beat” rock festival. I’m not normally prone to discuss events until formally announced… but today I have to make an exception. Three Day Rock Festival On the talkbansko.com forum, the highly respected German expatriate, Frank Nadler, mentioned plans for a three day rock festival “Bansko [...]

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Lindsey Vonn Wins World Cup Downhill

Mar 01, 2009 No Comments by

Lindsey Vonn has joined Picabo Street as the only Americans to win two straight World Cup downhill championships (associated press). World Cup holder, and this season’s leader both in the downhill and overall standings, American Lindsey Vonn won the women’s world cup’s super-giant slalom race held in Bulgaria’s best winter resort of Bansko today. Vonn won [...]

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Bansko FIS World Cup Womens Slalom: Live

Feb 28, 2009 No Comments by

Watch Bansko World Cup GS Live here. https://www.universalsports.com/mediaPlayer/media.dbml?CLIP_ID=100591&_MODE_=COUNTDOWN&db_oem_id=23000 Beautiful sunny weather and a great atmosphere are reported. The media attention on Bansko has been high and tomorrow’s Grand Slalom event can allso be watched on the above link at 12:00 Bulgarian time (10:00 UK time). Remember to sign up for free Bansko guide. March edition [...]

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Fabienne Suter Leads Bansko Downhill

Feb 27, 2009 No Comments by

Fabienne Suter (switzerland) leads Women’s World Cup Downhill in with 1:45.68. Andre Fischbacher (Austria) is second with 1:46.83. This 2,070 metres length course is reported as being challenging with some competitors missing gates in the practice day. For all the latest results got to https://www.universalsports.com/ViewContent.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=23000&CONTENT_ID=2326&fisid=6287 Here’s to what so far has been an event which [...]

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The BanskoBlog Photo And Video Competition

Feb 09, 2009 No Comments by

Lance Nelson The Bansko Blog photo and video competition is now open. Go to: https://www.flickr.com/photos/banskoblog/ The Bansko Blog photo competition is now open. On 1st April 2009 the nominations the top 10 photos and top 3 videos will be put forward to the final Bansko Blog Winter Photo Competition Prize – 2009. The winner will [...]

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Alberto Tomba and Balkaniada Shut Due To World Cup

Feb 08, 2009 No Comments

Rain and above freezing temperatures come to Bansko. Temperatures will drop this week but ski and board visitors may be a little disappointed to see some of the best runs, nine and four closed until end of February. I maintain that the month of March from around the 5th or so, is a great time [...]

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