EXPERIENCE BIATHLON LIVE
Welcome to Sweden's National Biathlon Arena! Feel the pulse. In the tracks, on the shooting range, with the audience.
In March, the world's elite will gather in Östersund to compete for valuable points in the overall world cup! During three days, the athletes will compete in individual, mass start and relay. Tickets for the competitions can be found though the link below.
GOOD TO KNOW
Parking will be available close to the arena but it only has a limited amount of spots so we recommend walking, biking, taking the bus to the stadium if possible. Parking fee.
Commercial advertising in the form of banners, flags and similar are not permitted in the spectator areas. These will be removed if necessary.
Cameras may be brought into the area for private use. However, flashes may not be aimed at the athletes.
FM radio receivers may be taken into the area. Radio transmitters must have a special permit from the World Cup organizers.
Dogs are welcome to the Biathlon party but only in the track areas and not on the stands. Dogs must be on leash during your visit.
In case of an emergency evacuation, spectators are to follow the officials’ instructions, which will lead them to a safe area.
In case of emergency call 112.
Please note, doctors and first aiders are on site at the arena. Contact an official if you need help.
Prohibited items in the arena*
» Flammable liquids
» Flash cameras
» Pets are not permitted on the stands. Visitors with pets may stand in the course area
» Pyrotechnic ordinance such as fireworks and Bengal lights.
» Radio transmitter (Baby watchers, walkie talkies etc)
*checks are performed at the entrance
It is traditional practice that all athletes’ performances are shown appreciation, regardless of nationality and result.
It is forbidden to behave in a disruptive manner. Spectators may not provide athletes with information or any advantages compared to the other
Sweden – laws & good to know
» Alcohol (high procent and wine) can only be purchased at Systembolaget.
» Car driving under the influence of alcohol is illegal and punishable.
» Possession and use of drugs is prohibited.
TO DO IN ÖSTERSUND
Östersund in March is great! The days are bright and the sun is (hopefully) shining. During the week of the world cup, there will be many fun activities carried out in Östersund. You can find more information about this on Destination Östersund's website. Visit Östersund Tourist Center can be found in central Östersund, at Storgatan 27.
The tourist center's regular opening hours are Monday-Friday 10-15 and can also be reached via www.visitostersund.se External link, opens in new window. or 063-701 17 00.