Participants - invitation with info

Welcome to the Holmenkollen Ski Show on Saturday, June 10

We invite both juniors and seniors, in cross-country skiing and biathlon to roller ski races.
In collaboration with the Norwegian Ski Association Cross-country skiing and the Norwegian Biathlon Federation, Holmenkollen Skifestival organizes the traditional roller ski races. The chase start and the single mixed relay are broadcast on NRK.

Race program:

Between the junior races and the prologues, there is a day of broad and recruitment for skiing in cooperation with the federations' ski/biathlon circles. The day is filled with activities for children and young people in and outside the arena.

It is assumed that Norwegian runners have paid NSF's ski license.
Registration deadline: Thursday, June 8
Participation is free of charge.

Registration for biathlon after invitation and dialog with NSSF.
NB: The classes in junior cross-country skiing are open to biathletes. Use the cross-country skiing registration link.

Practical information biathlon:

Shooting 15 min. 30 targets.
Biathlon goes round course of 1.3 km.
Further information about equipment, courses, rules and procedures will be given in a separate invitation.

Practical information cross-country skiing:

The race is freestyle, laps of 3 km.
Juniors women and men - interval start.

Senior/elite - prologues with 15 sec. start interval.
Senior/elite - the top 50 after prologue results go on to the chase start.

Start procedure chase start, cross-country skiing

Equipment - all participants

  • Everyone should walk on roller skis provided by the IDT and distributed by the IDT/organizer.
  • Roller skis are removed and placed in the designated area at the finish area after the race.
  • Everyone provides their own poles, helmet and goggles. Helmets and glasses are compulsory.

Race numbers/badges - all participants

Junior: Race numbers and bibs will be collected at 11.30-12.30 in the start area.
Race numbers must be handed in at the finish.

Senior: Bibs and bibs can be picked up at the starting area:
16.00-17.15 for prologue cross-country skiing, and biathlon
19.15 for chase start cross-country skiing

Warm-up - all participants

Warm-up on the competition course is allowed as follows:

11.30-12.45 (junior)
17.00-17.30 (senior/elite cross country and biathlon)

The course is closed 10 minutes before the start.

Results and prize giving - all participants

Results will be shared on

Prize giving will take place in the stadium immediately after all junior runners have finished. Prizes for the top three juniors.

Senior/elite cross-country skiing and biathlon:
Prize money for the top three in each class and event.


Changing rooms with showers are available in the Service Building (main floor) from 13:00


Participants are advised to park at the Service Building/lower part of the Hopp Square.  

Kiosk and catering

It will be possible to buy drinks and food in the ski show area in Kongeveien/behind the Event House.

Trail map cross-country skiing 3 km

A roar and a great atmosphere!