When did you decide you would like to volunteer in Seefeld?
In 2017 on the 4th of March when the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Lahti had just ended, my friend Otto and I decided to reward ourselves with a dinner because of two hard weeks as a volunteer in course crew team were finished. „Iivo-Iivo-Iivo“ (Iivo Niskanen – famous Finnish cross-country skier) sounds still in our head, we landed to sit next to the next World Championships organisers from Seefeld. We started to talk to them and proposed to involve us as volunteers at FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2019in Seefeld. They liked our idea and that is how the initial plan was made.
How long took the application period?
In November 2017 I sent my application form and the positive answer arrived in August 2018. After that I was able to plan my travel and accommodation. I was lucky that I have a friend… more