Sport promoting activities
The First International Polish-Slovak Ski Rally.
The First International Polish-Slovak Ski Rally took place in Rajcza in February
1993. It attracted over thousand participants- amateur skiers.
The agenda included Sejmik (Assembly) of representatives of the central and
local governments, among others: M Stycze˝ - Voivode of Bielsko Region, A Iwanek
- chairman of the International Association of Polish and Slovak Gminas from
Poland and V. Homola - Prednosta of Czadca, dr M. Servatka - advisor of the
Slovak Minister of Culture from Slovakia. During the meeting its participants
discussed a proposal of the bilateral agreement regarding protection of the
International Bicycle Race for Young Bikers Nowa Ruda-Nachod (1993)
Bicycle Race for Young Bikers, which accompanies the Days of Christian Culture,
has become a very popular event. It was it fifth edition. It gathers bikers
from Poland and from neighbouring countries in the South and in the East.
Beside its sport related advantages, the race provides opportunity for establishing
international contacts and friendships between rivals from various countries.