Like previous years interesting lectures about elite training are part of the RIG 2014 schedule. The lectures will take place on Monday January 20th and Wednesday January 22nd from 17:00 to 21:00.
World class speakers have confirmed their participation. Among them are Peter Gade, one of the most successful badminton player of all times, Vesteinn Hafsteinsson, athletic coach and former professional discus thrower, and Patrick O´Neil, professional figure skating instructor and child and family therapist.
The schedule for the lectures will be published by the end of December here at rig.is.
In the beginning of November Kjell Egil Bakkelund from Norway broke the world record (942,5 kg) and became a World Champion in Powerlifting (-83kg). We are very happy to tell you that Kjell Egil will be one of many world class athletes attending RIG 2014.
Ski Union of Reykjavík in close cooperation with the Ski Federation of Iceland invites you for the first time to take part in Reykjavík International Games 2014.
The event is for junior racers 2, and the racing days are 18-19th of January 2014. Competion will be held at the local Ski Resortes in 40 minute drive from Reykjavik (www.skidasvaedi.is).
Further information and detailed schedule of the alpine ski racing part will be available in September.
For further information please contact:
The best way of getting a flight to Iceland at a reasonable price is by following these steps:
1. Book your flight in time at www.icelandair.com
2. If there are 10 people or more traveling together then contact our travel agents:
Those agents can in most cases offer your group return flights at the price of 1.400 Scandinavian Kronur from Scandinavia, 180 Euros from Central Europe and 270 dollars to North - America. The prices do not include taxes and charges and have to be booked 4 weeks prior to RIG. In some cases these prices can be higher than on the website. Please note that these prices are for direct flights from Icelandair's destination to Iceland and back.
“The official airline of Reykjavík International Games”
RIG 2014 will be a 10 days event. As usual RIG will offer RIG festivals including Dinner, Price ceremonies and Disco´s.
Training camps, Lectures and other exciting events will make your stay even more memorable.
The schedule for the Games in january will be as follows: http://rig.is/schedule
Further informations regarding each event: http://rig.is/sports