Birken Skifestival 2020 is cancelled
Due to the spread of the coronavirus, the norwegian health authorities has decreed the cancellation of all public events with more than 500 people.
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Welcome to the annual UngdomsBirken ski (youth ski race) March 15th 2020
The Youth ski race is organized for the 18th time. The event starts starts at Sjusjøen and finish at Birkebeineren Ski Stadium, Lillehammer.
- The track is 15km, nordic classic
- Participants from age 12 - 16 (as of 31.12.20).
All participants must carry a backpack weighing at least 1.5 kg throughout the race. Max number of entrants are 2300.
The Birken Skifestival offers challenges for everyone
Throughout the week Birken Skifestival offers challenges for everyone. In addition to the Birkebeiner Race there are different distances: Ingalåmi, the women’s race 5/15 and 30 km, HalvBirken 28 km, StafettBirken 7,5 km x4 (the relay) FredagsBirken C/F 54 km, UngdomsBirken (Youth ski race)15 km and also the childrens race.