Budinek’s Portrait in the Mayor's office
In the Memory of the Sports WorkerKranjska Gora’s Mayor Janez Hrovat hung a portrait of Vojteh Budineka in his Mayor's office at this year's 55th Vitranc Cup. Vojteh Budinek was his friend and also one of the founders of the international ski competitions for the Vitranc Cup.
Vojteh Budinek was born on 27th May 1930 in Kranjska Gora and remained faithful to Kranjska Gora until death. From 1973 he was a member of the International Ski Federation for many years and was also the Technical Delegate of the FIS. Budinek was also the initiator of the joint candidature for the Olympic Games of three countries.