Hot weather 10/07 to 17/07

Yellow code for high temperatures was declared in Blagoevgrad region and 17 other regions in the country. This is the reference of the site of the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Today it will be mostly sunny. In the afternoon, cloud clouds will develop over the mountains, but only in some places there …

Bansko to Kavala, GR. Daily bus route

Sofia – Bansko – Kavala (daily bus route) Fancy laying on the beach or a bit of shopping! Departing Sofia 08:00 , Departing Bansko 10:30, arriving in the town of Kavala Greece at 14:00 Departing Kavala Greece 16:20, Arriving in Bansko at 19:30 arriving in Sofia at 21:45 1 way 32 leva and the price for a two-way ticket is 53 leva For Reservations: +359 894 77 44 02 / + 359 894 …

Longest water slide in Europe opens in Bansko

on 01 July Banderishka Polyana, Bansko  opened up the longest water slide in Europe 350 meters to be exact ,  The price for one downhill is 9 leva per child and for an adult 12 leva , also available at Banderishka Polyana is shooting range, a miniature football field, mini golf, and table football.

IMPORTANT – water pipe cleaning

In Bansko from 4th July until 14th July  There will be a cleaning program of all water supplies in the south west region of Bulgaria . You are advised NOT to drink the tap water during this time and supplies could also be limited .

RTN / Път за никъде 2017

Road to Nowhere MTB Rally 2017 Program 28 July 2017 Training day / 10:00 – 17:00 / Registration / from 16:00 to 20:00 / White Lavina, Bansko. 20:30 – Technical conference. TC is obligatory for all competitors. 29 July 2017 / Saturday / Race Day 09:00 Start from the Gondola Station, Bansko Disciplines and Categories XCM 60 km+ Elite Men …

2016 TS end of season rally in the Valley

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT! Due to the extended elections for the BG president a second round of voting wil lbe required on 13th November. This has affected plans for the end of season rally in the valley. TS will now run this over 2 weekends with the original format of kids event, Pulse demo bikes and skills challenges moving to the 19th …

RTN Bansko Blog – Stars rider Adam Leng

MTB Road to Nowhere Bansko – Day 1 Cross country marathon  42km Local race for me held here in Bansko every year a really great weekend different courses every year. Day 1 is a XC marathon 41km, this year we had some really good riders including 1 & 2 ranked in BG so I knew I had to be on …

MTB Chepelare – Blog Adam Leng

Chepelare MTB  23/24th July  80KM MTB XC Unfortunate technical issues, Dry, Hot and Hard My 1st time in Cheperlare which I found to be a lovely town in the Rhodope mountains around 10km from the ski resort of Pamporovo . We set of early Saturday morning to spend the night in Chepelare as the race started at 06:00, I had …

Pirin Run 26/06 Stars Bulgaria

Pirin Run 26.06 27km 90% climbing from Hotel Kempinski backwards dead dog route then to Vihren Hut. The 1st race of the year on home soil, We went Saturday night to register and enjoy a cocktail of sandwiches and desserts put on by Kempinski Bansko who are main sponsors of the event to keep energy levels up J Sunday morning …

Vitosha 100km – Stars Bulgaria

Vitosha Race Vlog Stars MTB rider Adam Leng  The Vitosha 100km race is the most popular in Bulgaria by far this year there were over 1200 riders starting off at 6am from Boyana residence . 2 water bottles filled up and energy gels in the back pocket I began the short ride to the start line. I managed to get …