POWDER mag about us

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:39 | News
New
issue of POWDER
magazine with cover page and big article for Bansko, Bulgaria and BEFSA. You

Article about BEFSA in POACHERS mag.

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:37 | News
Article
about BEFSA, "The Mad Goat Ride" and Bulgarian in POACHERS
magazine - "in

Bulgarians on Mt.Everest

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:32 | News

On 18.05.2004 Petko Totev climbed mt.Everest, the highest peak on the Earth. On 20.05.2004 Nikolai Petkov and Doichin Boianov climbed the peak without the use of oxygen equipment! BEFSA congratulates the climbers with their success!

Ski Meeting

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:28 | News

From 19 to 21.03.2004 there was a ski meeting organized by BEFSA. During the trip we made some very nice ski descents, among which were "Stewe Wander's couloir (or may be better - Still we wander:)" couloir and the North face of Otovica peak in Rila mountains.

Big Mountain Compettion - "The Mad Goat Ride 2004"

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:23 | News
International Big Mountain Competition "The Mad Goat Ride" 2004 - On 21.02.2004 at the foot of Todorka peak, Pirin mountains was held the 3-d international Big Mountain Competition, organized by BEFSA.

Avalanche education by BEFSA

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:23 | News
On 17 and 18th Jan 2004 on Rila Lakes hut was held an Avalanche Education Course, organized by BEFSA.

Fantastic begining of 2004

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:20 | News

After long waiting we finally had the chance to ski in very, very deep powder. Two dump days brought 1,2m of fresh snow in Bansko forests. And of course we were the first to ski it:) You may see our first photo gallery - "the beginning of the season" (08.01.2004)

BIG MOUNTAIN COMPETITION

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:16 | News
Second International Big Mountain Competition organized by BEFSA -please follow the link to learn moreBEFSA's 2-d Big Mountain Comp

The last "first descent" for the season of 2003:)

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:14 | News

On 23.04.2003 Momchil Panayotov, Ilian Petrov, Boris Jordanov and POWDER Magazine guest Porter Fox made a descent of a very nice couloir in Rila Lakes hut region, Rila Mountains. They named it "Stewe Wander's couloir (or may be better - Still we wander:)" because of the incredible fog they had to fight with while searching for the beginning of the couloir. Check ou the photo gallery from the trip!

First ski descent of the "Goat Couloir" in Rila mts.

Published by mp2 at 24 December, 2005 - 15:13 | News

On 30.03.2003 Momchil Panayotov, Ilian Petrov and Krassimir Petrov made a first descent of the "Goat Couloir" in Rila Mountains. The vertical drop of the ski descent was 960m. Then followed 200m of "ski canyoning":)