16 Sep

See the winners from Borovets Open Cup 2019

In EVENT REPORTS,EVENTS by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 16/09/2019 / 9 Comments

An epic battle with time and gravity marked the 2019 edition of Borovets Open Cup.  The best riders from Europe and Bulgaria teared up the challenging 2.4km long “Scary Movie” race track this weekend.

Riders from the UK, Germany, Greece, France, Macedonia, Russia and Ukraine and the best riders from Bulgaria took part in the UCI Men’s Category. With impressive time of 3:37.29 Will Hart from the UK took the gold medal, followed by Guy Gibbs and the Bulgarian rider from Pro Team Samokov Stivi Gatev.

In the Open category, first place was taken by Valentin Tenev with time of 3:53.67. The silver was taken by Ioanis Ioanou from Greece, and the bronze by Denislav Angelov.

In the Ladies category, with impressive time of 4:21.13 the gold went to Isabela Yankova, followed by the star from Samokov Victoria Goncheva and Denitsa Tosheva.

In the Masters category the champion Rosen Kovachev impressed with time of 3:55.99. The silver went to Kancho Damyanov and the bronze to Milan Dimov.

In the youth category first was Velin Doychev, while the HARDTAIL winner was Pavel Stoyanov.

On Saturday the KIDS finals took place. The young racers showed lots of skills and bravery on a shorter version of the track with Encho Yankov taking the first place in the 10-12 yrs. category and Roberto Vasilev in the 13-14 yrs race.

The first 8 in the UCI category shared a monetary fund of 1250 euro, while all winners received prized from Borosport, Hotel RIla Borovets, Sport Depot and Sitnykovo Downhill Snack & Grill.

The UCI commissaire Andrey Beschastniov from Russia greeted the organising team after the race and wished all the best to the Bulgarian mountain biking.

The race was also part of the Bulgarian downhill series, taking place on 6 different tracks in the country this summer.

29 Aug


In EVENT NEWS,EVENTS by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 29/08/2019 / 11 Comments

Two weeks left until the start of BOROVETS OPEN CUP 2019 Vivacom Downhill Series #4 Borovets. Check out the program:

📅 Thursday, September 12th
14:00-18:00 Track walk
16:00-19:00 Registration at Adventure Center at Hotel Rila

📅 Friday, September 13th
9:00-12:00 Registration at Adventure Center at Hotel Rila
10:00-16:00 Training all categories
16:00-17:00 Training only “MEN UCI 17+”
16:00-19:00 Registration at Adventure Center at Hotel Rila

📅 Saturday, September 14th
8:30 – 10:00 Registration at Adventure Center at Hotel Rila
9:30 – 11:00 Training Kids
11:30 – 12:30 Finals Kids
13:00 – 15:00 Training all categories
15:30 – 17:30 Seeding runs
19:00 – Briefing at Hotel RIla

📅 Sunday, September 15th
9:30 – 10:30 Training all categories
10:30 – 12:30 Training only “MEN UCI 17+”
14:00 – FINALS
17:00 – Award Ceremony


08 Aug

SIGN UP FORM BOROVETS OPEN CUP 2019 – Vivacom Downhill Series #4

In EVENT NEWS,EVENTS by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 08/08/2019 / 8 Comments

18 Jul

Borovets Camera Days

In EVENT NEWS,EVENTS by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 18/07/2019 / 10 Comments

Borovets Camera Days

27 July 2019 / Borovets Mountain Bike Park

Come in Borovets on 27th July for Borovets Camera Days. The talented photographer Geergi Daskalov – The Agent will hang around the bike park trails to take great photos of the bikers.

Prepare the bikes, get ready to show your best bike skills and finish the day with some epic shots from your rides.  The photos will be published on the Facebook page of Borovets Mountain Bike park.

Soon we will publish the program, so you won’t miss him.


11 Jun

Borovets open cup 2019

In EVENT NEWS by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 11/06/2019 / 7 Comments

From 13th to 15th of September 2019 Borovets will host one of the biggest competitions for downhill biking in Europe – Borovets Open Cup, part of Vivacom Downhill Series. The race is part of the UCI calendar and is class 1 in the downhill series, so the points will be valid for the world rank list.

Borovets open cup will be on the Scary Movie track in Borovets Mountain Bike Park.

More information about signing up and the program is coming soon.

You can follow the official page of the event in Facebook for the latest updates.

11 Jun

Bike Season 2019

In BIKEPARK UPDATES by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 11/06/2019 / 7 Comments


Bike season 2019 will start on June 15th and for the opening day Borosport offers many activities for the impatient bikers.

Everyone who buys lift pass for mountain biking on 15th of June will ride for free on Sunday 16th of June. So, all the bikers will enjoy two days in Borovets Mountain Bike Park for only 30 BGN.

For more exciting emotions, the Borosport’s team prepared another gift for all the enthusiasts. Everyone who purchase a daily lift pass on Saturday 15th June or Sunday 16th June can win one of the three seasonal lift passes for summer 2019!

This season the price for the daily lift pass for mountain biking will be 30 BGN and the pass for two days will cost 50 BGN.

The seasonal pass for mountain biking will be 450 BGN.

07 Sep

Bike Day September 2018

In EVENT NEWS,EVENTS by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 07/09/2018 / 10 Comments

The girls from Wildberries and the guys from Borovet Mountain Bike Park have a great opportunity for you.

On 8th of September (Saturday) you can take part in one of our workshops.

If you are beginner in the magic world of the mountain biking or you just want a relaxing day in the mountains you can take part in the workshop Bike Around.

In the morning we will gather in front of the Adventure center in hotel Rila and we will take a round on the Family trail in Borovets. You will be able to learn few new techniques, how to take turns correctly, which gear to use depending on the inclination, what to wear and not wear while cycling in the mountains and many more useful advices. And if you still got energy after the tour, we will continue to Chernata skala (The Black Rock) – a place with astonishing panoramic views.

If you want to upgrade your level you can join the workshop Level Up! The boys from Borovets Mountain Bike Park will show you techniques for turns, jumps, roots crossing, inclinations, landings and many more.

The participation in Bike Around is absolutely free of charge. Join us for a day full of new and exciting emotions. For Level Up you need a lift card, as the workshop will be on the trails in Borovets Mountain Bike Park.

If you do not have a bike or an equipment you can rent from Adventure Center Borosport. The rent prices for basic and middle class bicycles will be reduced with 30% for the participants in both workshops  .

Starting hours:

Bike Around – 9AM in front of Adventure Center Borosport

Level Up – 11AM “Sitnyakovo express’” bottom station

Sign up for the workshops at or 0889 607 000

19 Jul

Borovets Camera Days

In EVENT NEWS by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 19/07/2018 / 9 Comments

For another year  Borovets Camera Days is here to catch your best moments while biking in Borovets Mountain Bike Park.

This Sunday, July 22, Georgi Daskalov  will be in Borovets to take great pictures of all the bikers. See the program below:

8:45-10:45 – Harry Potter
11:15-13:15 – NFS
14:30 – 16:30 – Rocky
17:45- 18:30 – Machete

All pictures will be published in Borovets Mountain Bike Park page in Facebook. Facebook event page.

13 Jun

Summer season ’18 starts on June 16th!

In OTHER by Aleksandra Ayvazova / 13/06/2018 / 7 Comments

The summer is already here and we are ready to start the bike season in Borovets mountain resort. Prepare the bikes, put on the helmet and the protectors and come to Borovets Mountain Bike park with enthusiasm for new bike adventures.

This Saturday, 16th June, the season starts with many surprises for all bikers. If you buy а lift pass on Saturday you will ride FOR FREE on Sunday (17/06).

In Borovets’ website you can find the working hours and weekend days for the lifts and the prices for the passes.

We start season 2018 with 6 traces: Need for Speed, Rocky, Harry Potter, Machete, Family Trail & Allmountain. All the traces are renovated with new, modified starts and upper sectors. The wooden and mud elements are upgraded and new signs will help you with the orientation. The Harry Potter trail is  lengthened with new part and starts from “Sitnyakovo Express” upper station.

And to make even more special, you can win one of the three seasonal lift passes for summer 2018 when you purchase a daily lift pass on Satuday 16th June  or Sunday 17th June! The rules are simple:

  • You need to be 18 or over
  • Write your full name, phone number and email on the back of your receipt (one entry per person only)
  • Put the receipt in the special box in Adventure center, hotel Rila.
  • Keep your fingrers crossed (but not while biking)

Let the summer fun begin!

14 Sep

Borovets camera days on september 16th

In EVENT NEWS,EVENTS,OTHER by Alexander Iliev / 14/09/2017 / 11 Comments

The hunting season is now open!  If you want some proper downhill shots, than on saturday be on the trails and look around for our resident photographer Georgi Daskalov .