Welcome to FIS Ski World Cup Ruka Nordic

Invitation 7th October 2016


Kuusamon Erä-Veikot, Finnish Ski Association and Ruka Nordic organization is pleased to invite all media representatives

to the FIS SKI WORLD CUP RUKA NORDIC on 25.–27.11.2016


Ruka Ski Stadium will gather all three Nordic Ski disciplines to the same place at 25th to 27th November. This year during the weekend eight World Cup events will be arranged in Cross Country, Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined. Event schedule available in our brand new website http://en.rukanordic.com/#kisaohjelma.



* Accreditation for Print Media and Photographers:

FIS season media accreditation will be valid. Please login on your FIS account and select the respective venues. For local press and photographers accreditation requests: http://en.rukanordic.com/ > Media > accreditation.  In urgent questions please contact Ms. Jenni Pohtala, email: jenni.pohtala@source.fi

* Accreditations for TV, Radio and Media, etc.:

Domestic and International TV, radio, production and internet companies will be authorized by Infront Italy, the international TV & Multimedia Rights‐holder. They will have to submit their requests to film or commentate on-site directly to Infront Italy’s TV & Media Rights Manager: filip.grabowski@infrontsports.com. The deadline for applications is Fri. November 4th.


The hotel Holiday Club Kuusamon Tropiikki is reserved for the media. There is also a possibility to book cabin accommodation. Accommodation can be booked by using the same form as with accreditation in the Internet address http://en.rukanordic.com/media/. Or directly from our accommodation office Lomarengas through paula.pellikka@lomarengas.fi. Please note, that deadline for accommodation reservations is 31st of October!


We invite you all to be present and a part of our RUKA NORDIC event with number of side events in Ruka Village and activities included for the World Cup weekend! You will receive later this month more information about the exciting activities that you are be able to experience during your stay in Ruka.




On behalf of media services,

Jenni Pohtala, Chief of Media

Gsm: +358 40 164 9940

E-mail: jenni.pohtala@source.fi


Get familiar with our Ruka Nordic!