Information

Dear journalists, photographers and cameramen,

The Ski-Mountaineering World Championships are going to take place in Villars-sur-Ollon from 9 to 16 March 2019.
This web page is made specially for you. You will find all useful information for the venue and for your accreditation.

The program for media is the following :

Saturday 9 March 2019 :

15h00               Welcome at the Tourism Office of Villars and distribution of accreditations
16h15 -16h45   Official athlete’s parade
17h                   Official reception, opening ceremony
17h45               Briefings

Sunday 10 March 2019 – Sprint

8h30                    Welcome at the Villars train station, accreditations, coffee & croissants
9h                        Train to the col de Bretaye
9h – 12h30          Race of the day at the col de Bretaye
9h30                    VIP zone (special VIP day)
10h15                Official part
12h30                  Flower ceremony at the col de Bretaye
14h                      End of the official part at the col de Bretaye
17h                      Official medal ceremony at Villars’s market square

Monday 11 March 2019 – Individual race (cadets, juniors)

From 7h30           Welcome at the press office in Eurotel Victoria, Villars. Distribution of accreditations
9h-12h30           Race of the day at the col de Bretaye. All details regarding the race will be given at the press office welcome desk.
12h30                  Flower ceremony at the col de Bretaye
17h                      Official medal ceremony at Villars’s market square

Tuesday 12 March 2019 – Individual race (seniors)

From 7h30           Welcome at the press office in Eurotel Victoria, Villars. Distribution of accreditations
9h-11h30           Race of the day at the col de Bretaye. All details regarding the race will be given at the press office welcome desk.
11h30                 Flower ceremony at the col de Bretaye
17h                      Official medal ceremony at Villars’s market square

Wednesday 13 March 2019 – Vertical Elite race & vertical popular

From 13h30         Welcome at the press office in Eurotel Victoria, Villars. Distribution of accreditations
15h                    Start of the Vertical Popular race
16h                    Start of the Elite Vertical race
17h30                  Flower ceremony at the col de Bretaye
20h                      Official medal ceremony at “Villars Palace” Hotel

Thursday 14 March 2019 – Day off

Friday 15 March 2019 – Team race

From 7h30           Welcome at the press office in Eurotel Victoria, Villars. Distribution of accreditations
9h-12h                 Race of the day at the col de Bretaye. All details regarding the race will be given at the press office welcome desk.
12h                      Flower ceremony at the col de Bretaye
17h                      Official medal ceremony at Villars’s market square

Saturday 16 March 2019 – Relay race

From 7h30           Welcome at the press office in Eurotel Victoria, Villars. Distribution of accreditations
10h – 12h            Race of the day at the col de Bretaye. All details regarding the race will be given at the press office welcome desk.
12h                      Flower ceremony at the col de Bretaye
14h30                  Official medal ceremony at Villars’s market square
15h30                  Official closing ceremony

Available services :

  • Welcome desk at Eurotel Victoria
  • A press room with WiFi
  • “Press Kit”
  • A dedicated photographer during the competition week
  • InFront company for pictures and videos of the competition
  • Photo gallery at the end of each day
  • An official press release at the end of the day

The whole press team is looking forward to welcome you in Villars-sur-Ollon from 9 to 16 March 2019.

Contacts:
Marie Tâche, Press responsable, LOC // Fabienne Bögli, Press responsable CAS, national federation
press@skimo-villars.ch

Address Press Office:
Eurotel Victoria
Route des Layeux
CH 1884 Villars-sur-Ollon

2019 ACCREDITATION PRESSE / PRESSEAKKREDITIERUNG 2019 / PRESS REGISTRATION 2019 SKIMO-VILLARS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

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SKIMO-VILLARS
TOURIST OFFICE
Av. Centrale 140 | 1884 Villars
info@skimo-villars.ch
Tél : +41 24 495 32 32

SKIMO-VILLARS
TOURIST OFFICE
Av. Centrale 140 | 1884 Villars
info@skimo-villars.ch
Tél : +41 24 495 32 32