• INFO FOR MEDIA

    • INFO FOR MEDIA
    • ACCREDITATION
    • WORKING SPACES FOR THE MEDIA
    • SKIBUS
    • FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS
    • PRESS CONFERENCES
    • MAPS
    • PRESS PHOTOS
    • RESULTS
    • CONTACT INFORMATION
    • PRESS CONFERENCES STREAMS
      • INFO FOR MEDIA

         

        THE MEDIA ACCREDITATION 2021 APPLICATION TIME HAS ENDED.

        The result of the accreditation will be sent after the application time has ended.

        Please note that there might be sudden changes in the programme and guidelines depending on the developing situation with Covid-19.

         

        ATTENTION! Accreditations for TV, Radio, production and internet companies requesting to film footage of the Event, are to be submitted directly to the TV & Media rights holder of this Event, Infront Sports & Media AG: kindly address such requests to rights@infrontsports.com, elisa.dalben@infrontsports.com and elena.colasanti@infrontsports.com

         

        FIS World Cup Ruka Nordic 2021 brings together all Nordic ski sports in one stadium. We follow FIS Covid-19 Media Guidelines in the event, and the organizers follow the current Covid-19 -situation carefully. Please note that there might be sudden changes in the programme and guidelines depending on the developing situation with Covid-19.

      • ACCREDITATION

        FIS World Cup Ruka Nordic on November 26th–28th, 2021

        ACCREDITATION HAS CLOSED!

        The result of the accreditation will be sent after the application time has ended.

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

        Accreditations for TV, Radio, production and internet companies requesting to film footage of the Event, are to be submitted directly to the TV & Media rights holder of this Event, Infront Sports & Media AG: kindly address such requests to rights@infrontsports.comelisa.dalben@infrontsports.com and elena.colasanti@infrontsports.com. The deadline for Infront’s applications is Friday November 5th, 2021.

         

        There are a limited number of reserved rooms for the media at Hotel Holiday Club Kuusamon Tropiikki. There is also a possibility to book cabin accommodation. If Hotel Holiday Club Kuusamon Tropiikki is fully booked, you will be offered an alternative accommodation option. Accommodation can be booked by using the same form as with accreditation that can be found here, or directly from our accommodation office Rukakeskus Oy through nordic@ruka.fi. Please note, that deadline for accommodation reservations is November 1st 2021.

        For more information on media arrangements and services, visit our website at rukanordic.com/media. The website will be updated during autumn.

        If you have any questions, please contact rukanordic@source.fi.

      • WORKING SPACES FOR THE MEDIA

         

        The Ruka Nordic Media Center is located at Rukan Kokouskeskus (Ruka Meeting Center) on the second floor, about 200 m from the stadium.

        Media Center opening hours:
        Thursday–Sunday from 9 am to 9.30 pm.

        The opening hours are preliminary. During the opening hours, coffee, sandwiches and beverages are served at the Media Center.

        The Media Center provides video screens at the Media Center for following the competitions broadcasted by Yle (Yleisradio, Finnish Broadcasting Company). There are no result monitors at the Media Center.

        We offer stationary LAN connections and wireless LAN (WLAN) for your laptops. Please note that up-to-date antivirus software must be installed in media representatives’ laptops.

        Connecting your laptop to LAN and Internet:

        • a network adapter (RJ-45) is required
        • DHCP-settings is required for Internet connection

        Note: No ISDN connection available.

         

        Sub Media Center is located in the second floor of the stadium building.

        Sub Media Center opening hours: Thursday–Sunday from 9 am to 9:30 pm.

        The commentator booths are reserved for TV and radio companies commentating the competitions live, who have obtained distribution rights on the event. Commentating and live broadcasting are allowed only from inside the commentator booth.

        The Mixed Zone area is for all members of the media. Access to the Dedicated Mixed Zone and the Eng Mixed Zone areas is granted only for those who have acquired a spot. Interviews are allowed only in the areas mentioned above and inside the Media Center.

        Technical staff of HB serve radio and TV representatives in these areas (number 8 on the map).

        There are no private parking lots for the media. We recommend that you leave your car in the indoor parking hall Ruka Parking at Ruka village.

      • SKIBUS

         

        Skibussi Kuusamo - Ruka Ruka Nordic 2021

      • FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS

        Photography areas

        Photography areas and the ways to get there are shown in the Media Info map (special areas for photographers are marked with the number 4).

        Photo vests are distributed from the media info desk.

        Filming on the side of the ski track is allowed only at the spots where it does not distract the live cameras of Host Broadcast. Special requests from the media may be addressed to the coordinator at the Media Center.

        Photo vests

        • PHOTO access pass to filming areas
        • ENG access pass for paid Mixed Zone areas

        Photographers must wear the photo vests distributed by FIS. You will receive your vest at the Media info (Main Media Center). Make sure you have 20€ in cash as a deposit.

      • PRESS CONFERENCES

         

        Individual press conferences of the teams might happen at the mixed zone. Official press conferences not held due to Covid-19 safety protocols.

      • MAPS

        Cross-country mixed zone for media

        RukaNordic_MixedZone_CC_2021

        SJ mixed zone for media

        RukaNordic_MixedZone_SJ_2021Access zones

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        Access zones stadium

        kulkuoikeudet_stadion

        Sprint, start
        sprintti_start

        5 km, start

        5km_start

        1,4 km race course

        1,4km_course

        2,5km pursuit, start

        5km_cource

        2,5km pursuit, race course

        2,5km_pursuit course

        5 km race course

        5km_course

        Nordic Combined, start

        nc_start

        2,5 km Nordic combined race course

        2,5km_nc course

      • CONTACT INFORMATION

        SECRETARY GENERAL
        Marika Paananen
        Mobile +358 44 5252 444
        marika.paananen@rukanordic.comASSISTANT SECRETARY GENERAL
        Jarkko Ruhanen
        +358 400 152 712
        rukanordic.sales@gmail.com

        RACE OFFICE
        kev@rukanordic.comMEDIA CENTER
        +358 400 847 953

        CHIEF OF MEDIA
        Source Creative Oy
        Jaakko Kantola
        rukanordic@source.fi

        PHOTOGRAPHY
        Teemu Moisio
        +358 40 523 5310
        teemu.moisio@ptbinvest.fi

        MARKETING
        Ruka-Kuusamon Matkailuyhdistys
        Mats Lindfors
        +358 400 747 356
        mats.lindfors@rukakuusamo.fi

        ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
        Chairman
        Heikkilä Matti
        +358 400 280 421

        OC CROSS COUNTRY
        Chief of Competition
        Niklas Turku
        +358 400 715 655

        Competition Secretary Of Cross Country
        Maria Östergård Käld
        +358 50 599 8546

        Cross Country info office
        +358 400 847 989

        OC SKI JUMPING

        Chief Of Ski Jumping
        Jani Hyvärinen
        +358 40 5780 312

        Competition Secretary Of Ski Jumping
        Karoliina Ojala
        +358 40 0622 031

        Ski Jumping info office
        +358 40 0871 416

        OC NORDIC COMBINED
        Chief of Competition
        Jyri Pelkonen
        +358 40 8445 882

        Competition Secretary Of NC
        Ann-Mary Ähtävä
        +358 443 0757 595

        Nordic Combined info office
        +358400871416

        FIRST AID
        +358 400 847 984

         

        TV RIGHTS HOLDER INFRONT SPORTS & MEDIA, INFRONT ITALY
        Manager, TV and Media Rights
        Filip Grabowski
        filip.grabowski@infrontsports.com

        Alexander Emde
        Alexander.Emde@infrontsports.com
        Mob: +39 335 6459434

        Gianni Paolella
        Gianni.Paolella@infrontsports.com
        Mob: +39 366 5863359

         

        FIS MEDIA COORDINATORS
        CrossCountry
        Doris Kallen
        Mobile +41 79 425 2102

        Ski Jumping
        Horst Nielgen
        Mobile +41 79 395 4480

        Nordic Combined
        Sophie Hargesheimer
        Mobile +41 79 511 2699

        FIS OFFICE
        Race Director, Ski Jumping
        Sandro Pertile
        Mobile +41 79 2921 926

        Race Director, Cross Country
        Pierre Mignerey
        Mobile +33 67 6927 823

        Race Director, Nordic Combined
        Lasse Ottesen
        Mobile +47 920 80 410

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