Team Catalonia-Spain first competed in the Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships in 2012 with the piece Correfoc (fire runs), which highlighted fireworks traditions in Catalan festivals. For the 2013 competition, the team will sculpt a tribute to Pablo Picasso.
Their accomplished backgrounds include experience with a variety of materials including wood, stone, ice and snow. Team captain Lluís Ribalta Coma-Cros has competed at events in Canada, Russia, Finland, China, Austria and more. Follow their progress during the competition (Jan. 22 – Feb. 3, 2013) via this blog post and check out some of the other teams selected for the 2013 event.
About Team Catalonia-Spain
Lluís Ribalta Coma-Cros (captain), Ramon Masramon Leiva, Mateu Marcet Blasi, Martina Ribalta Coma-Cros and Nahuel Forcini Zaragoza make up the 2013 team.
Visit GoBreck.com for a full gallery of photos from the 23rd Annual Breckenridge International Snow Sculpture Championships.