Media

Welcome to the FIS Cross-Country World Cup 2019 in Ulricehamn! Please find below some valuable information regarding your arrival to Ulricehamn.

Media Accreditation

Please note that accreditation is necessary on the venue from friday 25th january. 

Accreditations pick up

You can pick up your accreditation at the venue in Ulricehamn at the following times and places. Other times by agreement with the media manager Henrik Severed, +46705571441 or press@worldcupulricehamn.com

Thursday 12:00-18:00 (at Media Center)
Friday 12:00-17:00 (Ishallen, next to the entrance to venue)
Saturday 07:00-10:00 (Ishallen, next to the entrance to venue)
Sunday 08:00-09:00 (Ishallen, next to the entrance to venue)

Accreditation for Print Media and Photographers

You can still apply for accreditation by using this form media and photographers apply for accreditation online

Photo and tv/radio

Photo bib

There are photo stand behind the finish line, a limited number of network cables are available here. The network cables are primarily intended for international image agencies.

You who are accredited as a photographer and want to photograph along the course must wear a photo vest. The photo vest is acknowledged in connection with a photo meeting against a deposit of SEK 200 which is recovered at the return.

Photo meeting friday at 17:00 and saturday at 09:00 (Media Center)

Photo coordinator: Nisse Schmidt +46703670777 nisse.schmidt@sportbild.se

TV & Media Rights, Radio and on line Media

As a photographer, you cannot film along the tracks, mixed zone and inside the arena. For this, an agreement with the right holder Infront is required. Please contact Infront’s TV & Media Rights Managers Filip.Grabowski@infrontsports.com and Federica.Ceresa@infrontsports.com.

Media Centers

Media center is located at the venue. In the media center there is wireless internet and workplaces. We serve (free of charge) coffee / tea, coffee and even hot lunch Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Media Center open hours:
Thursday jan 24, 12:00-18:00
Friday jan 25, 09:00–20:00
Saturday jan 26, 08:00–20:00
Sunday jan 27, 08:00–18:00

Transport

Official airport: Göteborg Landvetter Airport and GOT We recommend to use public transport between airport and city of Borås. Car rental at airport is possible. https://www.swedavia.com/landvetter/to-from/bus/

In Ulricehamn there is limited accessibility for vehicles due to closed and unidirectional roads. Please follow signs from the major entrance roads to Ulricehamn. 

parking at venue

At the venue there is a limited number of parking spaces reserved for media (parking P2). For these, special parking permits are required. The permits are distributed to major agencies and newspapers, with the retrieval of the accreditation.

Shuttle from media accommodation to venue

Transport from the hotels into the venue can be organized by the OC. Please contact our transport service: +46720703703 or e-mail: transport@worldcupulricehamn.com

Program & useful information

Please see main activities below, you find full event program here.

Thursday
18:00 Opening ceremony at the main square of Ulricehamn

Friday
10.30-12.30 Official Training
15.00 Deadline Entries
15:00 Pressconference Swedish national team, Hotell Lassalyckan
17.00 TCM

Saturday
12.00 Start Men 15 km F – Prize Ceremony after Race
14.15 Start Ladies 10 km F – Prize Ceremony after Race
15.00 Deadline Entries
16.15-17.30 Official Training
17.00 TCM

Sunday
11.15 Start Relay Ladies – Prize Ceremony after Race
14.15 Start Relay Men – Prize Ceremony after Race

Startlist and result

Here you find startlist and official result.

Maps

Map Official Course
Public areas and venue map 

Throwback 2017

Press photo and quotes from 2017.

FIS whatsapp-group

Make sure to join FIS WhatsApp group for Media if you want to stay informed about start lists, extended start lists, result lists and any changes during or shortly before the race. To access the link, please click here.

Contacts

Please do not hesitate to contact us in case of any questions or inquiries for an interview by someone in the Organizing Committee.

Media Chief: Henrik Severed +46705571441 henrik@severed.se
Photo Chief: Nisse Schmidt +46703670777 nisse.schmidt@sportbild.se
Accommodation: Johanna Wichers +46766435965 johanna.wichers@nuab.eu
Transportation: Fredrick Gullberg +46720703703 transport@worldcupulricehamn.com

Social

Website address: www.worldcupulricehamn.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/wculricehamn
Twitter: www.twitter.com/FISWCUlricehamn
Instagram: www.Instagram.com/worldcupulricehamn
Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVvuxdUfUzu5IqbWbElz4KQ

Official hashtags used: #worldcupulricehamn

FIS Cross-Country Media Guide for the 2018/19

Media guide covering the FIS World Cup series including the FIS Tour de Ski.

Media Accommodation

Accommodation for media is located i Borås. Several hotel rooms is reserved for media until
1st december november 2018 at hotel Best Western. Please use the code: mediaworldcup in order to receive the discount for the accommodation. Make your reservation/booking direct to the hotel.

Best Western (4*)
http://book.bestwestern.se/en/hotels/best-western-hotell-boras-boras-88060
Phone: +46 33 7990100
E.mail: info@hotellboras.se
Please use the code: mediaworldcup


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