Wellcome to Martinpilkki ice fishing competitions 7.-8.4.2017 !
A FANTASTIC ICE FISHING COMPETITION AT LUOSTO ON APRIL 7th – 8th 2017
Thousands of people participate in the 11th anniversary ice fishing competition at Ahvenlampi, Luosto. You can take part in the competition by purchasing a ticket at the reception of Hotel Luostotunturi. The 20 €-ticket is also a lottery ticket with which you might win a car or an ATV (all terrain vehicle). No participation on the ice fishing competition is required to win the lottery prizes.
By presenting your ticket at the competition site you can participate in the Saturday’s anniversary ice fishing competition. If there are no tickets left, you can participate by paying a separate fee of 20 euros.
EVENING COMPETITION ON FRIDAY APRIL 7TH
The evening competition on Friday is arranged at 6-8 pm. Registration for the competition takes place at Ahvenlampi before the beginning of the competition. Participation fee for Friday’s competition is 10€.
11th ANNIVERSARY ICE FISHING COMPETITION ON SATURDAY APRIL 8TH
The competition begins at 12 am and finishes at 3pm. Registration begins at the competition site at 9.30 am. All participants compete in the same category and there are excellent prizes in the competition. Traditional Lappish programme like singing, dancing and music is arranged throughout the day at Ahvenlampi. There are also restaurants which serve food and drinks at the competition site.
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS OF SCHOTTISCHE ON SNOW
The world championship of schottische on snow is danced on the ice during Saturday. This is a playful competition in which couples dance on ice for the title, dressed in their winter coats, boots, woolly hats etc. The best couples will be rewarded.
PROGRAMME FOR CHILDREN – ICE FISHING SCHOOL
There are different snow related activities and an ice fishing school for children at the competition site. In the ice fishing school every child is given an ice fishing rod and baits. The ice fishing school begins at 12 and finishes at 2 pm.
TWO CARS LOTTERY
The lottery for two cars takes place after the prize giving ceremony of the ice fishing competition at approximately 5 pm on Saturday.
Take part in the 11th anniversary ice fishing competition and experience something unforgettable that you have never seen before!