Maribor Schoolchildren Receive Two Bronze Medals at the International Winter Games in the USA
Schoolchildren from Maribor received two bronze medals at the International Winter Games for Schoolchildren in Lake Placid, the USA. Therefore, a 14-year-old pupil from the Bojan Ilich Elementary School, Maj Voršič, took the third place in the giant slalom. Another bronze medal was won by a pupil of the Ludvik Pliberšk Elementary School, Žana Tancer, in the Team Parallel Slalom category.
It should be noted that the Maribor delegation included 17 athletes – three skiers and a team of young hockey players. The delegation was headed by the Vice-President of the Maribor Sport Union – Iztok Kvas.