ENGLISH Participant program Finnmarksløpet 2019


Program FL-500 2019

Tues 5.3.

Wed 6.3.

Thur 7.3.

Registration office:

Address: Kunnskapsparken 1 st. floor, Markedsgata 3, town centre.

Tuesday 5. March kl. 14:00 – 20:00
Wednesday 6. March kl. 10:00 – 20:00
Thursday 7. March kl. 09:00 – 14:00

Tues 5.3

Wed 6.3

Thur 7.3

Pre-Race veterinarian check

Address: At Veidekke, Skillemoen (RV 93, sign at the exit).

All mushers will receive an e-mail with at set time for pre-race check.

 

Thur 7.3. 09:00 – 15:00 Depot delivery

Address: At Veidekke, Skillemoen (RV 93, sign at the exit).

All participants needs to put their own bags in the truck, and sign the form for delivered bags.

Thur 7.3. 13:00 – 14.30

 

14.30 –

15.30

Mandatory information meeting for rookie mushers

Address: At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042.

All new mushers must attend with at least one handler.

Veterinary seminar for all classes 

At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042

Thur 7.3. 16.00 – 18.00 Mandatory musher meeting

Address: At “Kuben” Kinoveien 15

All mushers must attend with at least one handler.

Thur 7.3. 18.45 – 19.00 Opening ceremony with defiling at Borealis Winterfestival

Address: Meet at Scandic Alta for further information, and a short walk to the ceremony.

Mandatory for all mushers.

Thur 7.3.

 

19:45 – 22:30 SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge start banquet*

Address: Scandic Alta.

2-course dinner,  start numbers are handed out, artistic elements etc.

Fri 8.3.

 

18:45 – 19:00 The official opening of Finnmarksløpet 2019

At the start- and finish arena, town centre

Sat 9.3.

 

10:00 – 11:00 Start area is open for handler cars 

Address: At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway

All mandatory equipment will be checked and controlled before the race begins.

Sat 9.3

 

13:00 – 14:30 Start for participants in FL-500, (Norwegian Championship),   and FL-junior.

Address: At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway

Participants start with one minutes interval.

Tues 12.3 The first mushers are expected to reach the finish line 
Wed 13.3

 

Mushers are expected to finish throughout the whole day 
Wed 13.3 16:00 – 17:30 Evaluation meeting

Address: At UiT, the Arctic University of Norway,  room number 1042.

What was great, and which challenges did you meet? How can we improve FL-500?

Wed 13.3

 

18:00 – 19:00 Victory ceremony

At start arena

Please note that all mushers who have finished have to attend the ceremony.

Wed 13.3

 

20:00 – 23:00 Scandic Alta FL-500 banquet*

Address: Scandic Alta.

Banquet with buffet, awarding special prizes, artistic elements etc.

Dress code formal.

*Important information about banquette tickets:

FL-500 participants: receives one ticket for musher and one for handler to SpareBank1 Nord-Norges start banquet, and Scandic Alta FL-500 banquet 13.March.

The tickets are in the information folders that are given to the mushers at the registration office. Please note that there will be ticket control by the entrance, and that all banquets start at. 8:00 p.m..

Additional tickets can be purchased at Finnmarksløpets Shop in Alta city center. Ticket sales start on Wednesday, March 6 at. 12:00.


 

 

 

Program FL-1200 2019

Tue 5.3

Wed 6.3

Thur 7.3

 

Registration:

Address: Kunnskapsparken 1 st. floor, Markedsgata 3, town centre.

Tuesday 5. March kl. 14:00 – 20:00
Wednesday 6. March kl. 10:00 – 20:00
Thursday 7. March kl. 09:00 – 14:00

Pre-Race veterinarian check

Address:At Veidekke, Skillemoen (RV 93, sign at the exit).

All mushers will receive an e-mail with at set time for pre-race check.

Wed 6.3 18:00-20:00 Mandatory musher meeting

Address: Scandic Alta, room “Vest-Finnmark”.

All mushers must attend with at least one handler.

Thur 7.3. 09:00-15:00 Depot delivery

Address: At Veidekke, Skillemoen (RV 93, sign at the exit).

All participants needs to put their own bags in the truck, and sign the form for delivered bags.

13:00- 14:30

 

 

14.30 –

15.30

Mandatory information meeting for rookie mushers

Address: At UiT, the Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042.

All rookie mushers need to attend with at least one handler.

 

Veterinary seminar for all classes 

At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042

18:45 Opening ceremony with defiling at Borealis Winterfestival

Address: Meet at Scandic Alta for further information, and a short walk to the ceremony.

Mandatory for all mushers.

19:45-22:30 SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge start banquet*

Address: Scandic Alta.

2-course dinner, start numbers are handed out, artistic elements etc.

Fri 8.3 16:00-17:00 Start area is open for handler cars

Address: At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway

All mandatory equipment will be checked and controlled before the race begins.

18:45- 19:00 The official opening of Finnmarksløpet 2019

At start arena, town centre

19:00- 20:30 Start for participants in FL-1200

Participants start with two minutes interval.

 

Fri 15.3 The first mushers are expected to reach the finish line 
Sat 16.3

 

Mushers are expected to finish throughout the weekend
14:00- 16:00 Evaluation meeting

Address: At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042.

What was great and which challenges did you meet? How can we improve FL-1200?

18:00- 19:00 Victory ceremony

At start arena, town centre

Please note that all mushers who have finished have to attend the ceremony.

20:00 Finnmarksløpets finale banquet*

Address: Scandic Alta.

Banquet with buffet, special prizes and awards, artistic elements.

Official ending of this years Finnmarksløp.

Dress code formal.

*Important information about banquette tickets:

FL-1200 participants: receives one ticket for musher and one for handler to SpareBank1 Nord-Norges start banquet, and Finnmarksløpets banquet Saturday 16.3.

The tickets are in the information folders that are given to the mushers at the registration office. Please note that there will be ticket control by the entrance, and that all banquets start at. 8:00 p.m..

Additional tickets can be purchased at Finnmarksløpets Shop in Alta city center. Ticket sales start on Wednesday, March 6 at. 12:00.


 

Program FL- Junior 2019

Tue 5.3

Wed 6.3

Thu 7.3

  Registration:

Address: Kunnskapsparken 1. st. floor, Markedsgata 3, town centre.

Tuesday 5. March kl. 14:00 – 20:00
Wednesday 6. March kl. 10:00 – 20:00
Thursday 7. March kl. 09:00 – 14:00

Pre-Race veterinarian check

Address: At Veidekke, Skillemoen (RV 93, sign at the exit).

All mushers will receive an e-mail with at set time for pre-race check.

Thu 7.3. 09:00-15:00

 

 

 

14.30 –

15.30

Depot delivery

Address: At Veidekke, Skillemoen (RV 93, sign at the exit).

All participants needs to put their own bags in the truck, and sign the form for delivered bags.

 

Veterinary seminar for all classes 

At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042

Thu 7.3

 

18:45

 

Opening ceremony with defiling at Borealis Winterfestival

Address: Meet at Scandic Alta for further information, and a short walk to the ceremony.

Mandatory for all mushers.

Thu 7.3. 19:45 – 22:30 SpareBank 1 Nord-Norge start banquet*

Address: Scandic Alta.

2-course dinner, start numbers are handed out, artistic elements etc.

Fri 8.3

 

14:00-16:00 Mandatory musher meeting

Address: UiT, The Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042.

All rookie mushers need to attend with at least one handler.

Sat 9.3

 

10:00-12:00 Start area is open 

Address: At UiT, The Arctic University of Norway

All mandatory equipment will be checked and controlled before the race begins.

Sat 9.3 13:00-14:30 Start for participants in FL-junior (and FL-500)

Address: UiT, the Arctic University of Norway.

Participants start with one minutes interval.

Sun 10.3 Mushers are expected to reach the finish line 
Mon 11.3 11:00-11:30 Victory ceremony

At start arena, town centre.

Mon 11.3 12:00- 14:00 Evaluation meeting

Address: UiT, The Arctic University of Norway, room number 1042.

What was great and which challenges did you meet? How can we improve?

Mon 11.3

 

14:00-17:00 Banquet*

Address: Scandic Alta.

Banquet with pizza

*Important information about banquette tickets:

FL-junior participants: receives one ticket for musher and one for handler to SpareBank1 Nord-Norges start banquet 8. March. There is an own banquet for juniors, Monday 11. March.

The tickets are in the information folders that are given to the mushers at the registration office. Please note that there will be ticket control by the entrance, and that all banquets start at. 8:00 p.m..

Additional tickets can be purchased at Finnmarksløpets Shop in Alta city center. Ticket sales start on Wednesday, March 6 at. 12:00.