Kvam

June 22nd 2019

Kvam - Oslo

279 km

Individual Entry

Infographics

Length: 279 km

Total climb: 1655 m

GPS-tracks: KML, TCX, GPX


Fantastic trip for those looking for a long stretch from the heart of Gudbrandsdalen

The Kvam distance represents "one half of Styrkeprøven", exactly half of the ordinary distance.

The start in Kvam

The start at Kvam will take place in the centre, just across the popular restaurant Sinclair. It is a small town and you will not miss it.

Start number

You will receive your start number from the Secretariat. The Start number with chip included shall be mounted / fixed to the seat post as per instructions within the envelope.

Selection of Start Groups

From Kvam there are a total of two start groups. 

Hotel in Kvam (reservations must be done directly with the hotel)

Vertshuset Sinclair, directly across the food stop / secretariat

Use voucher code “Halvstyrkeprøven”when ordering.

Per Gynt Lodge

(reservations must be done directly with the hotel)

www.pergyntlodge.com

15 km south of Kvam, 

Address: Feforvegen 124, 2640 Vinstra

Use voucher code “Halvstyrkeprøven” when ordering

 

Secretariat

The address for the Secretariat at Kvam will be at the grocery shop Kiwi and includes both Secretariat and start area.

The opening hours for the registration office/secretariat are:
Friday June 21st at 17:00-21:00 at Kiwi Kvam (grocery store)
Saturday June 22nd at 06:30-08:00 at Sinclair Restaurant/Guesthouse

Transport

Transportation offers 2019 – please follow this link: Here

Luggage

Along with your Start number you will be furnished with four luggage tags. These are to be attached to your luggage. You must deliver your luggage at the start area to our visibly marked lorry / trailer. This will ease redelivery in Oslo – thanks. And, please note - transportation of your luggage is included in the Registration Fee.

Age requirements

To ride Kvam – Oslo you must turn 17 in the calendar year 2019.

License requirements

A Tour License (Temporary National Racing License) issued by the Norwegian Cycling Federation (NCF) must be purchased. The Tour License is NOK 200,-. Alternatively you may participate with you own national Tour License. 

 

Food Stops / Technical Service / Medical Support

Styrkeproven has 5 food stops from Kvam to Oslo. On these Food Stops you will meet representatives from various sports clubs or other organizations. They are all volunteers and extremely vital to our race. Most of them have been with us for many years and have experience if you are in need of advice.

We have upgraded our food service to include vacuumed sandwiches and wraps from Bama. Freshly cut fruit and hot soup. Hot and cold drinks (including energy drinks) from Maxim and the Coca-Cola Company.

All Food Stops also include Technical Service if your bike is in need of help. On the road we have 16 Peugeots which provides neutral service if you need help there and then.

A service telephone number is printed on your BIB for mobile assistance.

Service Vehicles

Service or support vehicles in Styrkeproven are strictly forbidden.

Any vehicle with a purpose of assisting riders may be defined as a service or support vehicle by the organizers or the Police. Riders being linked to such vehicles may risk disqualification.

Medals / Diplomas

All riders completing any of the 5 distances will receive a medal where distance and year is inscribed. Diplomas will be available for you to print from our results service (USS).

Cancellation Policy

A Cancellation Policy can be purchased at NOK 415,-. Read the Terms and Conditions.

Changes to your registration

When your initial registration is completed you will receive a link, a username and a password. Please use this link to reenter you registration and complete the changes as you see them fit. I.e. reserve a hotel room, buy a t-shirt or change your starting group. 

Sell your Registration

You may sell your registration. Instructions are found here: sell your registration.