The City of Östersund is pleased to host the WSA/IFSS World Championships Sprint & Mid-Distance for Registered Nordic Breeds from 10th-12th of March 2022.
Together with the City of Östersund and our sponsors we are delighted to be organizing this great event. All competitions will be held at the Biathlon Ski Arena in central Östersund which now also will be the INTERNATIONAL SLEDDOG ARENA
The Arena is beautifully located on the shore of Storsjön, only a 15-minute walk from the town center and a 15-minute drive to the airport.
REGISTRATION for the World Championship Östersund 2022
To enter the competition please contact your country’s WSA or IFSS member organization. Each national mem- ber is free to decide on its selection criteria.
Each member states national organisation has different ways for their mushers to participate in a World Champi- onship .
To register you need to first apply for a WSA WDL num- ber, which you can request from https://racedata.wsa- sleddog.com/generate-wdl. This is free for WSA and IFSS members.
From 13 December you can then register for the event by completing the form on https://racedata.wsa-sleddog. com/
DATES (see website for detailed and up-to-date information)
• Dec 13: Registration opens at: https://racedata.wsa-sleddog.com/
• Jan 9: Final deadline for WSA and IFSS members to request starting places
• Jan 17: Deadline for WSA and I FSS members to pay fees to secure starting places (EUR 15 per requested place. This is a non-refundable fee that will be deducted from the starting fee. Should the Championship need to be cancelled, this fee will remain with the organizers to cover the costs they incurred).
• Feb 14: First payment deadline for WSA/IFSS members to pay their competitors’ starting fees
120 Euro per start. Juniors are free. Payment information and bank details on www.ostersund2022.com and www. wsa-sleddog.com. Please note: All payments must be made by the national WSA/IFSS member. Payments by individual mushers will be returned.
WSA race rules (www.wsa-sleddog.com)will apply. Doping tests for dogs will be performed. More detailed information at the website.
All classes and distance togheter with other information is posted at www.ostersund2022.com
All dogs must be micro chipped for Anti doping identification purposes. y. All dogs must be listed on the chip- ping form (one form per driver and per class).
Updated information about vaccination is posted at the website. Here you will find information about bringing dogs to Sweden.
“Visit Östersund” has the total view over accommoda- tions for the ÖSTERSUND 2022. Contact information at www.ostersund2022.com
Doping control may be performed on dogs and human athletes during the event: In accordance with the WSA and Swedish laws WADA rules for human. See website.