The BLCCJ is proud to annouce that for the first time we will be participating in the popular Inter-Chamber Ski Race. In 2018, the participating chambers include the Canadian, German, Swedish, Swiss, Norwegian and our chambers, and the main organizer Austrian Business Council and the Japan-Austria Society.
Ski, snow, fun, race, family and friends – the key words for the event!!
Race day: January 27th (Saturday), we recommend staying from Friday 26th to Sunday 28st
Race start will be 9:30am, registration and pick-up of numbers starts at 8:30am
Evening/Award Party will start at 6:00pm
Race: JPY 2,500 per adult, JPY 1,250 for minors under 20
Award Party: JPY 5,000 over 12 years old, JPY 2,500 for children up to 12 years old and free for children under 3 years old.
Please book your own hotel! We have gathered a list of hotels in Hakuba.
Due to an upturn in the ski industry and interest from tourists, the weekends are usually well booked. Therefore, please book early!
Transportation to the Location:
Please choose your own modes of transportation. The following public transportation are available:
– Shinkansen to Nagano Station, then switch to Highway Bus, approx. 2 ½ to 3 hours
Highway buses from Nagano station depart every hour. Take the East Exit at Nagano station and get on Hakuba bound buses at bus stop no. 6.
The Bus stop in Happo-one, Hakuba, is about 5min walk to the hotel
– Super Azusa Chuo limited express train directly to Hakuba station, approx. 4 hours
After arrival at Hakuba station you best take a taxi to your hotel or ask the hotel how to go there (approx. 10min by car)
– Highway Bus from Shinjuku to Happo-one, approx. 4,5 hours
Cost conscious solution with approx. JPY 9,000 go and return
If you have no ski equipment, no worries! There are plenty of rental shops in Hakuba. We recommend the Head Sports Station ( http://head-sportsstation.jp/hakuba/).
*Registration Here: www.abc-jpn.net/events/3rd-inter-chamber-ski-race-save-the-date/
Please indicate your BLCCJ membership upon registration.
Application deadline is January 20th (Saturday).
If your company wants to sponsor this event through a price for the award ceremony, please contact our office: email@example.com