From gold mining to gold medallists

gold in rock 2The village spawning from a gold mining settlement a couple of hundred years back still has some connection to the precious metal. But of course today more in a symbolic way.

Today the town is proud to say that they have had many gold medallists in their respective genres of sports pass though and ski down their well respected slopes. If you are on your way to try them out, why not ensure also to ask about the history of who has gone before you, you may be surprised at the names you hear.