Welcome back to Bislett and Oslo Bislett Games after a few very special years for all of us.
The Main Press Center will be at Thon Hotel Opera.
Opening hours will be:
Thursday June 16: 10:00-14:00 and after the meeting.
Accreditation pick up:
You can pick up your accreditation anytime in the opening hours of the MPC. Try to do it upon arrival. It is also possible to pick it up at the stadium before the meeting on Thursday if you come directly, but we hope as many as possible has done it before going to Bislett to avoid any queue.
If you have questions regarding this (pick up) please call Ingrid Rødbotten Varden +47 904 06 300. It can be organized outside the regular opening hours at the hotel.
We try to limit printing of start lists and results. You will find all this information on this website - Programme & Results. Extended start lists (compact version) will be available for broadcasters in print in MPC on Wednesday evening - on demand - when we receive these.
Transport to/from Bislett on competition day
There will also buses from Thon Opera to Bislett on Thursday. From Thon Hotel Opera (bus stop 30) to Bislett Stadion 17:00-20:00 every 30 minutes. From Bislett Stadion (main entrance Sofies Gate) to Thon Hotel Opera 21:30-23:30 every 30 minutes. Last departure leaves from the VIP-tent at Bislett.
Photo - infield
List of infield photographs will be available at MPC on Wednesday. Photo Chief is Jan Dahl +47 900 20 213. There will be a photo-briefing at Bislett on Thursday 17:20 - mandatory for ALL infield photographs. BIBs will be distributed on these briefing. Meet in press center - to the right after entrance. After that you have to arrange your travel yourself.
There is free WiFi on the stadium and no cables. You will receive your own key when you arrive. There will be a few cable points infield on demand. Talk to Jan Dahl.
All accreditated journalists will have their set seat with table and 1 power access in the stadium. Please see info in MPC or in stadium. There is also working places in the press area (same level as entrance). Photographs have priority to these.
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me and I will reply as soon as possible.
On behalf of the LOC
Head of Media Operations