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Detailed Camp Information

Lions Camp Knights of the Light

Norway

Europe

Camp Activities

Welcome to Beitost�len!
Lions Norway is proud to announce a �new� youth camp that will take place March 19. - 26. 2023. It will be an international Lions youth camp for disabled youngsters, in cooperation with a big para sport event, the Ridderrennet. The Ridderrennet is the worlds largest annual winter sports week for people with visual or physical impairment. It takes place at Beitostoelen, Norway in March/April every year.
Ridderrennet was founded by the Norwegian blind skier and musician, Erling Stordahl, and has been organized every year since 1964. Every year a total of 400-500 skiers with impairments take part; beginners as well as experienced skiers, from many different countries.
Sporting activities
Motto of the week is �Make the impossible possible�. During the Ridderweek you can try out, learn, and compete in various winter sports such as cross- country skiing, biathlon, alpine skiing and snowboarding. Besides the ski activities, you can also try other sports such as kiting, yoga, self-defense etc. The week finishes with the famous traditional cross-country ski race; the Ridderrennet.
Social activities
During the Ridderweek there are various social activities such as get-together meetings, stand-up comedy, quiz night, talent show, concerts etc
Who can participate?
� Physically disabled only (not mentally), between 18-25 years.
� Youth who are willing to take part and enjoy physical activity.
� Participants must be able to communicate in English.
Transport
We have a pickup service that will take you from/to Bergen, Oslo or Oslo/ Gardermoen airport. The transport is set up both at the arrival day and the departure day. General conditions
Lions Norway will pay all the expenses regarding the stay at the camp in Norway.
We are not responsible for the travel costs to and from the location.
No camp fee.
Contact;
Questions? Contact Stefan Trygve Soos:
Mail; mdyc@lions.no
Phone: +47 900 54 623

Host family Activities

None

Age requirements

18-25

Languages spoken

English

Host family 1 from / to

Camp from / to

03-19-2023

03-26-2023

Host family 2 from / to

Fee

None NOK

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