Invitation

We cordially invite all member associations of the FIS to participate in the

FIS SKI JUMPING WORLD CUP KUOPIO – PUIJO SKI GAMES  on March 4th 2014 in Kuopio Finland.

PROGRAMME

Sunday 2.3.2014              
                           Team arrival from Lahti to Kuopio

Monday 3.3.2014
13.00     Team Captains´ meeting at hotel Savonia
14.00     TV-coordination meeting at hotel Savonia
15.45     Training, 2 rounds HS 127
17.45     Qualification HS 127

Tuesday 4.3.2014            
16.30     Trial round HS 127
17.30     Opening Ceremony
17.45     Viessmann Ski Jumping World Cup HS 127, 2 rounds
                          Prize giving ceremony

Wednesday 5.3.2014
                       Travel day to Trondheim, charter departure time Kuopio 11.00

ENTRY
The entries and accommodation reservations must be done by FIS online Entry System on www.fis-ski.com.
Deadline for preliminary entries 30th of January 2014.
Deadline for final numbers and transportation 23rd of February 2014.

Late entries can unfortunately not be able guarantee all services according to Rules.

RADIO LICENSE APPLICATION
Ski Jumping teams can apply for radio license to FIS World Cup events in Lahti and in Kuopio with the same application. Deadline for the radio license application only for Kuopio World Cup event is 18th March 2014 and has to be sent to  FICORA (Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority) directly : radiotaajuudet@ficora.fi  or fax +358 9 6966 410.
For more information on policies and needed forms in Finland www.ficora.fi

TRANSPORTATION
The Organizing Committee will arrange transportation between Kuopio airport and hotels and shuttle bus service from hotels to service and team areas. Teams must send arrival and departure times and flight numbers via FIS Online Entry system.

Charter bus service will be organized for the teams from Lahti to Kuopio on 2nd March after the event in Lahti. Skis and other equipment are transported to Kuopion in separate transportation during the Sunday evening. Price for charter is 30 euros/person. The expenses must be paid during the transportation from Lahti to Kuopio in cash. More information provided in Team info booklets in Lahti and Team Captains´meeting in Lahti on Friday 28th March.
Updated Team information www.puijonkisat.fi/event-team-info

Charter flight to FIS WC Trondheim NOR
Organizing Committees of Kuopio and Trondheim will arrange a Charter flight from Kuopio to Trondheim. Flight leaves from Kuopio on Wednesday 5th March 11:00 (LOC). Price for flight from Kuopio to Trondheim is 395 €/person. Detailed info about the departure times from hotels (Savonia, Puijonsarvi) will be provided by the attaches at the hotels.

TECHNICAL DELEGATES AND JUMPING JUDGES
Technical Delegate         Geir S. Loeng NOR
TD Assistant                  Minemura Yutaka JPN
Chief of Competition      Eero Kuusinen FIN

Judges                          Tervahartiala Pekka FIN
                                    Tanaka Shinya CAN
                                    Lesser Joachim GER
                                    Pilch Marek POL
                                    Piguet David SUI

RESTRICTIONS    
FIS rules will apply. The number of participants must comply with World Cup rules and regulations.

LIABILITY
Each competitor must be insured by his/her own association. The OC have coverage for their own third part liability only.

EXPENSES                               
Financial conditions according to the FIS World Cup regulations.  For electronic payments IBAN and BIC-codes are needed.

ACCREDIDATION                                 
Accreditation office is located at hotel Savonia (Sammakkolammentie 2, 70200 Kuopio)
Opening hours:
Monday 3.3.       09.00 – 19.00
Tuesday 4.3.       09.00 – 17.00

MEDIA CENTRE                   
Media Centre is located at the Ski stadium building (Hiihto Stadion) at the venue.
Opening hours:
Monday 3.3.       14.00 – 19.00
Tuesday 4.3.       13.00 – 20.00

INFORMATION  
Puijo Ski Games &Puijo Ski Club
www.puijonkisat.fi/event-team-info
Fax. +358-17- 261 8931
E-mail: puijonkisat@gmail.com 

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE:

Event Director
Jarkko Ruhanen
mob. +358-400-152712
E-mail: jarkko.ruhanen@puijonkisat.fi

Chairman
Raimo Tamminen
mob. +358-400-177916
E-mail: hill@puijonhiihtoseura.fi

Secretary General
Chief of Ceremony
Jukka Salmi
mob. +358-40-7776563
E-mail: jukka.a.salmi@outlook.com

Chief of accreditation
Kirsi Hänninen
mob. +358-500-282505
E-mail: kirsi.hanninen@phnet.fi

Chief of transportation and attaches
Sari Holopainen
mob. +358-44-3078850
E-mail: sariholopainen@hotmail.com

Chief of media and press
Chief of mixed zone
Soili Hirvonen
mob. +358-400-837583
E-mail: soili.hirvonen@source.fi

 

Welcome to Kuopio - See you all soon!

Puijo Ski Games Organizing Committee  
Puijo Ski Club   
Finnish Ski Association    
City of Kuopio