Media

Welcome to the FIS Cross-Country World Cup 2017 in Ulricehamn! Please find below some valuable information regarding your arrival to Ulricehamn. The information will be updated continually.

Head of media services World Cup Ulricehamn, Henrik Severed, +46-70 557 14 41, henrik@severed.se

Press photo and quotes.

On the venue

Accreditation
Media representatives must be accredited. Media representatives should pick up their accreditation at the venue. 

Opening times - accreditation pick up
Wensday Jan 18 15:00 – 19:00
Thursday Jan 19 13:00 – 19:00
Friday Jan 20 07:00 – 19:00
Saturday Jan 21 07:00 – 12:00
Sunday Jan 22 07:00 – 12:00

Photography
For photographers who are assigned access to the Ski Stadium, fenced areas and assigned photo areas, there are FIS certified photo vests/bibs. The bibs will be handed out during photo meeting friday 20 january 17:00 or after contact with our photo coordinator. Bibs are valid with your accreditation.

Photo coordinator: Nisse Schmidt, info@sportbild.se +46 703 67 07 77

Media Center
Main Media Center – location on Venue in Ulricehamn ( 300 metres from mixed zone).
At the media center you can get a quick meal, coffee, drinks and more.

Opening times
Thursday Jan 19 13:00 – 18:00
Friday jan 20 09:00 – 20:00
Saturday jan 21 08:00 – 20:00
Sunday jan 22 08:00 – 18:00

Parking
Media representatives will be able to park close to the Venue Lassalyckan. But please notice the numbers of cars is limited. From Borås to the venue a free shuttle service will be provided free of charge.

Shuttle from media accomondation Borås to venue
Saturday
Departure from Hotell Best Western 07:00 & 08:00
Return from venue (main entrence) 18:00 & 20:00

Sunday
Departure from Hotell Best Western 08:00 & 09:00
Return from venue (main entrence) 18:00

Maps and course
Official course maps (pdf)

Media Events

Event

Location

Date/Time

Remarks

LOC press conference

Press Center

14:00 Friday 20 January

 

Sweden national team press conference

Hotell Lassalyckan

15:00 Friday 20 January

 

Photo meeting

Press Center

Friday 20 January 17:00

Pick up your photoBIB

Program

Official training individual start Venue Friday 20 January 10:30-12:30  
Official training relay Venue Saturday 21 January 16:15-17:30  
Team Captains meeting (TCM)   Friday 20 January 17:00 & Saturday 21 January 18:00 No media allowed

Race events

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

Accommodation & transport

Shuttle from media accomondation to venue
Transport from the hotels into the venue can be organized in two ways:

1. Using organized shuttle bus transport from all the media hotels directly into the venue. Exact time schedules will be published later, based on the amount of accommodated persons in individual hotels. The shuttle between the hotels and the venue will be provided free of charge by the OC.

2. Using personal cars but parking is limited at the venue.

Media Accommodation
The OC offers following accommodation in different categories and prizes, all hotels are located in Borås. Several hotel rooms is reserved for media until Tuesday 15 november 2016.
Please use the code: mediaworldcup

Best Western (4*)
Phone: +46 33 7990100 E-mail: info@hotellboras.se

Sköna Nätter (3*)
Phone: +46 33 100 110 E-mail: info@hotellskonanatter.se

Quality (4*)
Phone: +46 337 99 00 00 E-mail: q.grand.boras@choice.se

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/

 

 

 

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