An Interview with Chief Race Director Markus Waldner
Markus Waldner has been FIS chief race director since 2014. The 53-year-old South Tyrolean was in Val Gardena the end of July to meet with his assistant Hannes Trinkl (AUT), Saslong Classic President and Race Director Rainer Senoner as well as Course Manager Horst Demetz and representatives of the television production agency Infront to perform a site inspection on the Saslong which will host a Super-G and a downhill in December. On this occasion, www.saslong.org has met up with Waldner.
Photo (from left): Armando Carenini (TV Production/Infronstsports),Walter Mussner (Catering), Horst Demetz (Course Manager), Hannes Trinkl (FIS Race Director), Markus Waldner (FIS Chief Race Director), Rainer Senoner (Präsident Saslong Classic Club/Race Director), Michele Boniello (TV Production Infronsports)