Overview

Key points

Running for 2 days (3 nights), the Corporate Cup Norway:

Is an annual corporate ski race event in which participants compete in both downhill and cross country (classic) races to be held over two days at Norefjell’s Five Star Resort

Is open to full time employees within the private and public sectors and encourages employees to register and compete as a male team or female team. No prior racing experience is required

Strives to make a difference by supporting the Right to Play children’s charity

Promotes teamwork and fitness in the workplace and includes the Corporate Cup trophy and valuable prizes to winning teams

Features leading business and sports leaders debating competition, disruption and diversity. Chaired by world renowned HARDtalk host Stephen Sackur

Includes an Awards Dinner, with time to socialise throughout, the event concludes with an Awards dinner of great food and memorable entertainment for all participants

Incorporates the CFO Challenge (sponsored by Goldman Sachs) and GC Challenge (sponsored by Wikborg Rein), invitational novelty races with participation by Norway’s leading CFOs and GCs

The event program is here

How it fits together

Companies and public-sector entities may register male team and female team of 3 employees. Eligibility criteria is set out in the Rules. Registration is made by team captains online.

The whole program is over 2 days and 3 nights. Most teams will arrive at Norefjell after work on the Thursday evening (24 January). Participants will stay at Norefjell Ski & Spa in a luxury suite with three separate beds (i.e. sleeping the whole team).

On Friday morning (25 January), participants will attend the seminars and debates with a unique and fresh insight into business and its disruption. After lunch participants will compete as a team in the Grand Slalom races. All teams will then meet other participants, relax and celebrate their efforts at the casual Apres-ski event.

On Saturday morning (26 January), participants will attend the seminars and debates with a special focus on diversity in business and sport. After lunch participants will compete in the cross-country relay races. All teams will then mingle and enjoy the entertainment at the Gala Awards Dinner.

Teams may depart at their leisure on Sunday morning.

Accomodation

Each team is provided with a luxury suite for three people. Any participants preferring separate accommodation can register for this for a small supplement.

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