The Municipality of Oslo have today decided that the IBU BMW World Cup finale 20.-22. of march in Holmenkollen will be cancelled due to fear of spread of the coronavirus.
General Manager in Holmenkollen Skifestival, Kristin Vestgren Sæterøy:
– First and foremost, Holmenkollen Skifestival as an organizer is deeply saddened by this, but at the same time we fully agree to the decision and the recommendation that has been made. We take people’s lives and health very seriously and have been clear time and time again that we would follow the advice and information given by Norwegian Health Authorities.
FAQ regarding the decision
Why is the event cancelled?
On the back of recommendations made by health authorities, The Municipality of Oslo has decided that the annual IBU world cup Biathlon in Holmenkollen will be cancelled, due to the risk caused by coronavirus.
Will the event be moved or postponed?
No, the event is cancelled and will not be postponed or moved somewhere else.
I have bought a ticket to the event now being cancelled. Will I get my money back?
This is an extraordinary situation for us, and more information regarding this will follow soon.
I have made hotel and flight bookings. Will I get this refunded?
This is not Holmenkollen Skifestivals responsibility and we advise you to contact your hotel and airline directly.