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Nozawa Onsen
Nozawa Onsen
野沢温泉村 Shimotakai District, Nagano Japan

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Mar 16 - 17 2024


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Telemark Festival

Telemark Saiko Nozawa: A Festival Skiing Experience in Japan

A Celebration of Telemark Skiing at Nozawa Onsen

Nozawa Onsen Ski Resort is set to host the much-anticipated Telemark Saiko event, promising two days of snow, skills, and socializing. Enthusiasts and newcomers alike are invited to partake in this telemark skiing festivity, which combines the thrill of the sport with the rich cultural tapestry of Japan.

Day 1: Dive into Telemark Clinics and Cultural Presentations (March 16)

The event kicks off on March 16 with meet-and-greet sessions, followed by free telemark clinics for all skill levels at the Nagasaka Gondola TOP station. The morning will also feature a group photo opportunity outside the Yamabiko rest-house, capturing the spirit of the community. Post-lunch, join the ski demo test or unwind at the Telemark presentations in THE DOJO, where streaming of “Telemarkeras” with Japanese subtitles will be provided by We Telemark. The day concludes with a Japanese-style dinner at THE DOJO, requiring reservations in advance.

Day 2: More Skiing, Clinics, and the Grand Telemark Together (March 17)

Continuing the festivities, March 17 offers another round of all-levels clinics and a group photo to commemorate the event. After a lunch break, participants can enjoy more skiing and the unique “Telemark together” session, rounding off the event and solidifying new friendships and connections.

Immerse Yourself in the Telemark Tradition

Telemark Saiko Nozawa is more than just a skiing event; it’s a cultural experience. Skiers can immerse themselves in the Japanese telemark tradition, improve their skills, and enjoy the camaraderie of the telemark community.

Join the Telemark Community in Nozawa

Whether you’re a seasoned telemarker or curious about starting, Nozawa’s Telemark Saiko offers an inclusive environment to learn, enjoy, and celebrate the art of skiing. Mark your calendars for this exceptional event and become part of a global community that shares a passion for the slopes.

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