Gastein

Gastein

(gä`stīn), valley, Salzburg prov., central Austria, in the N Hohe Tauern range. A popular and beautiful resort area, it has hot radioactive springs. Badgastein, one of the most fashionable spas in Europe, and Bad Hofgastein, also a resort, are found there. Gold and silver have been mined in the region since Roman times. Near Badgastein, the Gasteiner Ache River (c.25 mi/40 km long) forms two waterfalls. There is a hydroelectric plant near the mouth of the river, at Lend.
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ANASTASIJJA SEVASTOVA should be good enough to land oddson quotes in her Gastein Ladies quarter-final clash with Yvonne Meusburger in Austria today.
Web site: www.eipa.nl.* European health forum Gastein 2001: creating a better future for health in Europe: integrating health across policies The 4th European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) will gather again approximately 500 key decision-makers and renown experts in health care and public health.
This could be the week that Anastasia Pivovarova makes her breakthrough and the talented Russian, who beat Sybille Bammer in round one of the Gastein Ladies, can improve her 2-1 personal series lead over Raluca Olaru on clay.
Temperatures around 30C Time difference Atlanta is five hours behind the UK and Ireland WTA Banka Koper Slovenia Open Venue SRC Marina, Portoroz Prize money $220,000 ($37,000 to winner) Category International (280 ranking points to winner) Surface Outdoor hard courts When to bet Starts 3.30pm today Weather forecast Dry and sunny all week, temperatures in the high 20s C Time difference Portoroz is one hour ahead of the UK and Ireland WTA Nurnberger Gastein Ladies Venue Bad Gastein, Austria Prize money $220,000 ($37,000 to winner) Category International (280 ranking points to winner) Surface Outdoor red clay When to bet Starts 11am today Weather forecast Sunny today and tomorrow but showers and thunderstorms are forecast from Wednesday onward.
Tel: (+32) 2/224 05 65 - Fax: (+32) 2/224 05 61 - E-mail lvogel@etuc.org* The 3rd European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) will take place from 27-29 September in Salzburg, Austria, under the theme Information and Communication in Health.
Andrea Petkovic, who won the title on clay in Bad Gastein last Sunday, is riding the crest of a wave and today the German meets eighth seed Lucie Hra-deckfor a place in tomorrow's Istanbul Cup hard-court final.
Yaroslava Shvedova's reward for her straight-sets victory over Yvonne Meusburger on clay in Bad Gastein yesterday is a semifinal clash with Andrea Petkovic and the world No.
Yvonne Meusberger is 3-1 with Bet365 to upset Yaroslava Shvedova in their Bad Gastein quarter-final and the Austrian, who will be able to count on the big crowd support in the spa town, is overpriced to post another confidence-boosting victory on clay.
Francesca Schiavone, who was seeded second in Bad Gastein this week, has pulled out of the Austrian clay tournament.
| 43 per cent saving | All suites have a private sauna | Close to ski lifts and resort centre BAD GASTEIN, AUSTRIA - Under PS1,100 Crystal Ski Holidays offers a week's half-board at the five-star Hotel Salzburger Hof from PS1,059 per person when booked online (based on two sharing) including flights from Glasgow to Salzburg and transfers (price given is for departure on December 29).
| 43 per cent saving | | All suites have a private sauna | | Close to ski lifts and resort centre BAD GASTEIN, AUSTRIA - Under PS1,100 Crystal Ski Holidays offers a week's half-board at the five-star Hotel Salzburger Hof from PS1,059 per person when booked online (based on two sharing) including flights from Glasgow to Salzburg and transfers (price given is for departure on December 29).
The Australian won a silver medal in snowboard cross at the 2007 Junior World Championships in Bad Gastein.