This weekend 28 and 29 January 2023, Clément Noël will be on the Verte des Houches ski slope for the Chamonix World Cup slalom, scheduled for Saturday 4 February.
Clément Noël, winner of the Kandahar in 2020 and 2021, will make his training preparation on the Verte des Houches, a downhill piste that is in fact a 3343m long black run with an 870m vertical drop.
The Olympic champion just claimed the victory on Tuesday evening in Schladming and now he will be on the Haute-Savoie slope for the last slalom before the Courchevel-Méribel World Ski Championships (whose slalom will be the fireworks for end on Thursday 19 February 2023).
Clément will be accompanied by other partners from the France team such as Paco Rassat and Steven Amiez.
On 4 February 2023, the best skiers in the world will compete in a slalom.
With the snow conditions and the cold, the snow control, scheduled for Friday 27 January, must officially validate the holding of the Haute-Savoie stage of the World Cup calendar.
Official program of the event
FRIDAY 3 FEBRUARY 2023
Location: Place du Triangle de l’Amitié
5 p.m. - Official launch of the 100-anniversary period of the first Olympic Winter Games of Chamonix 1924 and "Tournée des drapeaux Paris 2024" (flag parade of Paris 2024)
Location: Place du Mont-Blanc
5:30 p.m. - Presentation of the flags.
6:00 p.m. - Fashion show Sun Valley.
6:30 p.m. - Bib draw of the men slalom.
7:00 p.m. - Live band «Grandes Jambes» and animations.
SATURDAY 4 FEBRUARY 2023
Location: Piste Verte des Houches
7:30 a.m. - Opening of the competition site
9:30 a.m. - 1st round Slalom
12:30 p.m. - 2nd round Slalom
Slalom prize giving ceremony in the finish area
More info: https://www.chamonixworldcup.com/en
Source: Le Dauphine