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.
Registration and Payment
Click Register. You will be directed to our Registration and Timekeeping Partner - Ultimate Sport Service. Follow the menu for registration.
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. This is also used to sell your registration.
Sell your Registration
You may sell your registration. The procedure is quite simple and consists of two steps, one for the seller and one for the buyer. The procedure as follows here.
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 want miss it.
Hotel in Kvam (reservations must be done directly with the hotel)
Vertshuset Sinclair, directly across the food stop / secretariat
Camping in Kvam (reservations must be done directly)
Kirketeigen Ungdomssenter og Camping have the following offer:
2-persons, 4-persons and 6-persons room with sharing shower/toilet
2-persons and 4-persons cabins with sharing shower/toilet
Family cabins with 5 beds, living room, kitchen and bathroom.
Must be ordered directly at the camping
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 17 at 17:00-21:00 at Kiwi Kvam (grocery store)
Saturday June 18 at 06:30-08:00 at Sinclair Restaurant/Guesthouse
You will receive your start number from the Secretariat. We will also bring along unclaimed start numbers to the Start Area. The Start number with chip included shall be mounted / fixed to the seat post as per instructions.
Along with your Start number you will be furnished with two luggage tags. These are to be attached to your luggage. You must deliver your luggage at the start area to a visibly marked lorry / trailer. This will ease redelivery in Oslo – thanks. And, please note - transportation of your luggage is included in the Registration Fee.
To ride Kvam – Oslo you must turn 17 in the calendar year 2017.
Annual license from the Norwegian Cycling Federation (NCF) or a Tour License (Temporary National Racing License) must be purchased. The Tour License is NOK 200,-
A Cancellation Policy can be purchased at NOK 250,-. Read the Terms and Conditions.
Selection of Start Groups
From Kvam there are a total of five start groups and one of them is for ladies only.
Food Stops / Technical Service / Medical Support
Styrkeproven has 6 food stops from Kvam to Oslo incl Kvam. 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, as you know it from Asko. Hot and cold drinks (including energy drinks) from The Coca-Cola Company.
All Food Stops also include Technical Service if your bike is in need of a little help. On the road we have 16 Peugeots which provides neutral service if you need help there and then.
A telephone number will be provided to call upon mobile assistance.
Service vehicles in Styrkeproven is strictly forbidden.
Vehicles driving behind riders and not showing will to pass will be stopped by the Police or the organizers. The riders being followed 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).