It's a long time tradition in Bad Gastein that the top athletes of the current World Cup ranking get invited to a public bib draw.
This year, the top 16 female and male race boarders in the world got the chance to “gamble” for their start number in the Casino Salzburg, right in the heart of the World Cup host's center.
And especially the girls took it serious showing up in fancy dresses lady like.
However, the will change their outfit tomorrow for the season's first parallel slalom, the first one ever to be held in a single run format.
Here are the start lists
Eurosport 2 and ORF eins broadcast the final of the top 16 men and women live.
The second PSL (re-run format) will take place on Saturday with the qualifiers kicking of at 9 AM and the finals at 1 PM – live on Eurosport 2.