After almost five hours the first heat was completed, lead by the Swiss Julien Ducommun who improved his Practice time to 2.13,259. This is his first time in Buzet. It is going to be difficult for Miloš Beneš to improve his lost time of 4,30 seconds.
Tomislav Muhvić is still the fastest in Category I while in the Croatian championship in E2 Niko Pulic is the fastest. In E1 Robert Bradaric takes the lead.
The Opening Ceremony was pushed to 2.15 due to various breaks and stops.
The 32nd Buzetski Dani was officially opened by Mr. Valter Flego, the Prefect of the County of Istria.