Vierschanzentournee in the German city of Oberstdorf!04 December 2017 20:58
December 29 in the German city of Obersdorf starts the qualification of the legendary Vierschanzentournee, or "Tour 4 jumps". The 66th jubilee series of prestigious competitions on the springboards of Germany and Austria will be held from December 29, 2017 to January 6, 2018 in the framework of the World Cup in ski jumping.
The best jumpers of the world will compete on the ski slopes. Competitors will be able to show all their skills in ski jumping at the winter stadium "Erdinger Arena" in Oberstdorf. Oberstdorf is a fair community in Bavaria, located in the government district of Swabia in the Upper Allgäu district.
"Tour of the four jumps" - one of the most prestigious and popular competitions in the world of jumping from a springboard, which is held daily since 1952 during the New Year holidays. For the competitions arenas are used in German Oberstdorf and Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Austrian Innsbruck and Bischofshofen. The winner of the 2016/2017 season was a two-time Olympic champion and one of the leaders of the season, the Polish jumper Camille Stoch, who became the second Pole in history to win the Tour.