Official Opening of the Planica Nordic Center
On December 11, 2015, a new Planica Nordic Center was officially opened in the valley of Planica. Kolektor Koling added a great signature to it by constructing a new, central Cross-country skiing center.
The reconstruction of Planica Nordic Center was carried out in two phases. The first phase (Planica Ski Flying and Ski Jumping Center) included modernization and new construction of 100,000 m2 of sports areas (construction of 7 ski jumps incl. appurtenant objects, and reconstruction of ski flying hill), while the second phase included construction of the Cross-country skiing center. With the Cross-country skiing center, worth over 10 million EUR, new sports areas, central object for cross-country skiing, stadium, sports field and cross-country skiing tracks were gained.
The main architectural building of the Planica Nordic Center will provide presentation rooms, restaurants, interpretation center with wind tunnel, service-technical rooms, interior multipurpose area for cross-country skiing, organization of competitions, and parking for visitors and users.