Hammarbybacken, Photo: Hasse Holmberg /TT.

Stockholm to host Alpine World Cup event

For the first time, Stockholm will be hosting an event in the Alpine Ski World Cup. It’s been announced that Hammarbybacken, just south of Stockholm, will hold a World Cup parallel slalom for men and women on February 2, 2016.

The head of the Swedish Ski Federation Mats Årjes tells Swedish Radio News that if the event is a success, Hammarybybacken could see more competitions for another three years.

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