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Cross country skiing courses for beginners in Oslo

10/01/2015 @ 12:00 - 21/02/2015 @ 16:00

Cross country skiing courses for beginners in Oslo

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Update 08.01.2015: You can now also attend individual courses every Thursday 18:00. The price covers 3 courses and you can attend when ever you can during the period 10.01.2015 – 31.03.2015! You will need to let us know at latest 3 days a head if you will attend the upcoming Thursday. If less than 2 participants the course will be canceled and you will be able to participate the next Thursday. Those courses expire on 31st of March. Not clear? Shoot us an e-mail: info@whereinoslo.com

The amount is not refundable as the coach has been booked.

Update 16.12.2014 : We start with Group nr. 2 on 7-14-21 of February.

Update 7.12.2014 : We start the 10th of january. Book your presence.


WiO – Super Social is organizing a FUN cross country skiing course (langrenn) for beginner. By participating in this event  you will be able to learn the basics of cross country skiing in theory and by practicing at the same time. There is no better way than learning by doing, while you have great fun. We will have our own dedicated coach who will join our group and teach the participants individually and in group.

The purpose of the event is to have GREAT time, learn how to properly ski, enjoy the fresh air, nature and of course socialize with old and new friends 🙂

Cross country skiing courses where in osloDetails about the event

When: Starts 10th of January 2015

Where: Grefsenkollen, Oslo

Group: 10 ppl maximum for each group

How many times: Three Saturdays in a row (4 hours each)

Equipment: You need to have your own skiing equipment (ask us if you don’t have)

Price: 1500kr

Included in the price: 12 hours of lessons, fun, snacks and coffee






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[spoiler title=”The program of the course/event (click)” icon=”plus-circle”]1st hour: General knowledge about Cross Country skiing. We go through the different “gears” in theory and make sure you have understood what is important to focus on when you will make your first steps on skis.

2nd hour: We continue practicing the gears, and we start our walk and practice skiing. Then we will have a break to honor the Norwegian tradition : Coffee, Kvikklunsj and oranges!

2,5-3,5 hour: Individual feedback

3,5-4 hour: Relay race, fun way to wrap up the day


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You will need to have your own equipment. Which means, skiis (classic style not skate), ski poles, clothing (not too warm as you will sweat a lot) and wax. Where to find that? Shoot us an e-mail: info @ whereinoslo.com

No snow guarantee

In case of a ‘no snow situation’ we will move the course from Grefsenkollen to an other place in the same day. In worst case scenario will we move the course to one of the next days. You will of course be notified by e-mail on beforehand.

The number of participants

Max 10 people per group. We consider it a good amount of people to be able to give you great instructions, individual follow up and in the same time keep it social and HAVE FUN.


As you probably can imagine we put a lot of effort to set up those courses/events. Being sick during the winter is the most common thing and we will do the best we can to reschedule your spot and add you to a parallel or future course, but we will not be able to refund you with out an official proof from the doctor. In case of refund due to sickness and you not being able to attend any of the groups or courses a 10% fee will be kept due to transaction costs, if mentioned on time to us.


Where in Oslo and its partners are not responsible for any injuries or damages during the courses/events. It is important that you ask for help at any time or do not risk anything if you are not sure. We will do our best to avoid difficult situations and injuries, but it is of course up to each individual to not put her/himself in any danger.

Changing course

Sure you can do that by sending us an e-mail at info @ whereinoslo.com with your name, dates of the course you are attending. Important! You need to notify us by sending an e-mail 7 days a head the date of the course. If no other courses available, we can also refund but in this case keep 10% of the amount due to transaction costs!


We do not provide transportation. That means that you will need to take public transportation or join others who are driving. Exact meeting point with coordinates will be given only to those who are attending the course/event.


Refund will be given to those who has not attended any of the courses and send us an e-mail 7 days a head of the first course/event! In this case a 10% fee will be kept from our side due to transaction costs. If a participant has attended one of our courses/events it will not be able to provide a refund, but you may switch to an other group, if possible. Please contact us in this case.

What does the price include

The price includes a cross country course for beginners with instructions, individual and group follow up, plus of course the social aspect. Participants will learn the basics of cross country skiing The total amount of 12 hours has been splitted in 3 different days (Saturdays if no changes due to no-snow). We will also provide, coffee and small snack during the course/event.

Can others participate?

No. Only organizers and paying participants of the course/event are allowed to join. [/spoiler]


10/01/2015 @ 12:00
21/02/2015 @ 16:00
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Grefsenkollveien 100
Oslo, 0490 Norway
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