A chat with Andrea (Henkel) Burke!

Andrea (Henkel) Burke is a four-time Olympic athlete, with two Olympic gold medals and eight World Championship titles. During 16 years of racing she won 46 times, finished second 38 times and third place 22 times at World Cup level. She is one of the greatest biathlon athletes that Germany has had. What is your […]

World Cup Biathlon 2020 – information ticket buyers

20-22 March, Holmenkollen was ready to welcome thousands of spectators to the BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon final. As you know, we had to cancel the whole event due to the escalation of the coronavirus pandemic. This was really sad, but also necessary the way things turned out. What’s unique about Holmenkollen and our spectators […]

IBU BMW World Cup Biathlon in Holmenkollen cancelled.

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 […]

Information about the World Cup Biathlon Final 20.-22. March

Today the Municipality of Oslo and the Norwegian Directorate of Health, decided to cancel RAW AIR, Nordic combine and cross country skiing 06.-08. March for the audience. Currently we have no information about how this might affect the World Cup final in Biathlon 20.-22. March. We will follow the guidelines we are given and will […]

Twentyfour, Official Clothing Partner of the Holmenkollen Ski Festival

Holmenkollen is located at the top of Norway’s largest city, Oslo. The National Arena’s location within the Marka area is exposed and used to some extra-tough weather conditions. At Kollen there is always a bit more snow, a bit more wind, but also a bit more sun than anywhere else in the city. The right […]

Holmenkollen With Environmentally-Friendly Upgrade

Produksjon av kunstsnø og preparering av lyseløype med led-lys i Holmenkollen.

Oslo Municipality provides athletes with better conditions and at the same time reduces the usage of fossil fuel in Holmenkollen leading up to the winter season. Monday 4 November marked the start for this season’s snow production. The upgrade includes a modernized lighting system and an expanded snow production system. The result is more and […]

PSS Securitas Back In The Game

PSS Securitas and Holmenkollen Skifestival together in front of the Holmenkollen Ski Jump

In Holmenkollen Skifestival we put security and safety at the forefront at our events. We continuously work on improving our events and aspects relating to this topic. It is vital to have a partner who understands the complexity of the events, are familiar with the venue and spectator groups, and finally, puts safety at the […]

Fursetgruppen is serving in Holmenkollen

Holmenkollen Skifestival have partnered up with Fursetgruppen for catering services during the events. – A perfect match, says Kristin Vestgren Sæterøy, CEO in Holmenkollen Skifestival. Fursetgruppen is the new catering partner for the upcoming World Cup Nordic and World Cup biathlon events in Holmenkollen as of the 2019/20 season. -We are thrilled and proud to […]

Lisa Vittozzi -aiming for the Globe in Holmenkollen

Last season, Italian Lisa Vitozzi proved to everyone that she will be one to watch. Finishing second in the overall, she performed the best results of her career so far. Hungry for more Despite the impressive 2018/19 season, the 24-year old is hungry for more. After the finals in Holmenkollen, she clearly expressed that she […]

Holmenkollen awarded the World Cup finals until 2022

Holmenkollen will be the final host of the BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon for the upcoming three seasons, the International Biathlon Union has decided. “The biathlon family loves to come to Holmenkollen. There is an experienced organising committee guaranteeing great competitions, the volunteers perform greatly and the logistics work very well. When you add the […]