In Akureyri, the ski capital of Iceland, competitors are getting ready for one of the biggest events of the year. From March 20-22, 2020, winter sport enthusiasts and athletes will get the chance to experience the games’ exciting and jaw dropping spectacles during the 2020 Iceland Winter Games.
Iceland Winter Games is one of the fastest growing winter festivals. Starting in 2014 as a single event, AFP world tour Freeskiing competition, IWG has become one of the biggest winter festivals in Europe, with events ranging from ski- and snowboard competitions, on jumps carved from the snow like Icelandic volcanoes, to the Icelandic National Dog sledding championship. Outdoor and winter sport activists will find a great variety of events to enjoy or partake in… and in breathtaking landscape!
Iceland Winter Games hosts events found nowhere else, like the “Volcanic Big Air” freeski and snowboard competition, “Peak to Surf” ski tours on the Troll peninsula, Arctic horseback riding, snowmobile competitions and many more. Learn more here!