On the Saslong athletes know they are safe.
They know they are in safe hands in case of an emergency. The Rescue Service of the Gardena-Gröden is a highly professional team which works exemplarily partly also thanks to its long-standing head Othmar Prinoth.
Emergency rescue at a World Cup race is meticulously planned to ensure the highest level of safety for all participants. Any emergency rescue is coordinated jointly by the Race Director and the Head of Rescue Operations.
The new EC 135 T2 model is specially designed for mountain rescue.