HKR 2018

Prestigious Award in Aspen/USA

Prestigious Award in Aspen/USA
03.05.2016
Skade Award for K.S.C. ISHA – International Skiing History Association in the United States have bestowed the “Chronicle of a Myth II“, published in November 2015, with a prestigious award. Anderl Molterer accepted the “Skade Award“ on behalf of Kitzbühel Ski Club (K.S.C.) during a gala evening in Aspen. Anderl reported on the Grande Gala, saying, “Appreciation of the Ski Club was incredible, there was a huge applause. We were welcomed warmly all over Aspen”. Jury members included renowned historians and experts in ski history. The first volume was presented with the “Ullr Award” in 2011. President, Michael Huber is delighted: “It is an honour for Kitzbühel Ski Club that the second volume has received such great international recognition. By the way, the book is available from Kitzbühel Ski Club (K.S.C.), E-Mail office@hahnenkamm.com   The new book is here - „Chronicle of a Myth II“ 75 Milestones in Kitzbühel’s History Finally. The Hahnenkamm Chronicle has been brought up to date. „Chronicle of a Myth II“ is now available from K.S.C. This book tells the story of the Hahnenkamm Races in chronological order from 2003 to 2015 in German and English. It also includes many topics that were not covered in the first edition. It is more than a written description of an annual sporting event. Tens of thousands of sports fans are mesmerized by the Hahnenkamm Races every year. It is more than a chronological listing of past and present sporting achievements, collection of anecdotes and annual particularities. The second edition also documents the Hahnenkamm Races and focusses on the events from 2003 to 2015 – with a detailed expose of the individual disciplines. Triumphs and tragedies occur year after year at the Hahnenkamm Races, where the international ski elite, well-known personalities from all walks of public life and many thousands of fans meet annually to share in this great sporting adventure with their ski idols. The story of the Hahnenkamm Races is continued in the „Chronicle of a Myth II“. Many aspects and details on the races, their organization, technology and the race courses are included that were only briefly mentioned in the first book „Chronicle of a Myth“ (published 2002), or have since developed into new traditions: each of the 75
  • 160 page illustrated book
  • Embossed cover with dust jacket
  • Thread binding
  • 30 cm high, 21 cm wide
  • 4 colour offset print
  • Language: German / English
Price: 35 Euro Shipping costs: According to Standard postal rate umschlag chronik 2