🇬🇧 Information 🇬🇧

Eiker Cheer Team EAGLES, in collaboration with the Norwegian Federation of American Sports, has the pleasure of inviting you to Winter Open 2020 in Drammen, Norway Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th January 2020!

  • In 2019 there were 143 teams, 27 clubs and over 2000 participants competing on the floor!
  • All categories that are part of the competition are open for International Teams
  • Qualifying competition for European Cheer League

This tournament will be divided into the following categories:

Pom:

Junior Pom **
Senior Pom **

Hip-hop:

Junior Hip-hop
Senior Hip-hop

Cheerleading Jr.:

Junior Coed Partner Stunt (Level 5)
Junior Group Stunt: All Girl (Level 3, 4 og 5)
Junior Group Stunt Coed (Level 3, 4 og 5)
Junior All Girl Median*
Junior All Girl Advanced*
Junior All Girl Elite**
Junior Coed Median*
Junior Coed Elite**

Open Category Jr/Sr (level 3)

Cheerleading Sr.:

Senior Partner Stunt All girl (Level 4 og 6)
Senior Partner Stunt Coed (Level 4 og 6)
Senior Group Stunt All Girl (Level 4, 5 og 6)
Senior Group Stunt Coed (Level 4, 5 og 6)
Senior All Girl Elite*
Senior All Girl Premiere**
Senior Coed Elite*
Senior Coed Premiere**

*= Qualifying Norwegian Cheer League
**= Qualifying for European Cheer League

The arena (Drammenshallen) will open at 08.00. Extra floor time for preparation and run-throughs will be allocated all teams that are in need for it. Please let us know in the registration form, tab 2.

Competition start is estimated to start at 11.00 both days.

The Dance junior and senior categories will run on Saturday 25th January, as will the Cheer senior categories. Cheer junior will compete on Sunday 26th January.

Rules and Regulations

ECU Competition Rulebook for Cheerleading and Cheerdance 2019/20. This you will find following this URL http://www.cheerunion.eu/competitions/rules/rules-documents/

European Cheer League

Winter Open 2020 is the first qualifying contest in the European Cheer League (ECL). ECL is a virtual championship where teams compete with other teams in other competitions across Europe. The rules and overview of which categories are included can be found here: http://www.cheerunion.eu/competitions/ecl/ecl-rules/. The winner is awarded a special scoring system, giving the winner in each category the opportunity to participate in next year’s EM (2021). Information about the scoring system can be found here: http://www.cheerunion.eu/competitions/ecl/ecl-scoring-system/

Registration Fees

Per Team Cheer and Dance: NOK 800,- per team
Group Stunt and Partner Stunt: NOK 350,-  per team

Athlete: NOK 350,- per athlete
PeeWee: NOK 250,- per athlete

Late registrations and changes NOK 100,- per change

The registration fee includes participation in the competition, lunch and a Winter Open 2020 effect. Please fill out the attached form to register. Invoice will be sent immediately after deadline of registration.

Note: the registration is not finalized until the fees are paid.

REGISTRATION

Ordinary Team registration including all athletes, substitutes, coaches and team leaders/helpers with deadline 16. December.
Please fill out tabs 1-4 in the registration form and submit the form via email to winteropen@ecteagles.no. The form will be for downloading at this page later this year.

Other due dates:
5. January: No late registrations accepted after this point.
12. januar: No more changes in registrations allowed after this point

Accommodation

We have an agreement with Comfort Hotel Union Brygge and are able to offer discounted accommodation here. This hotel is conveniently located right next to the train station, about a 15 minute walk from Drammenshallen (the arena).

Prices per night, incl. breakfast (by using the discount code below):
Singel room: 810 NOK
Twin/double room: 910 NOK (455 NOK per person)
Triple room: 1110 NOK (370 NOK per person)

Late checkout until 18.00 is a part of the agreement.

Discount code: “Winteropen2020”. Bookings must be made by phone (+47 32 21 70 00) or via email (co.unionbrygge@choice.no) to be able to use this discount code.

Other hotels in Drammen:

Clarion Collection Hotel Tollboden, which is about a 5 minute walk from Drammenshallen, offers sports prices. Read more about this here: www.nordicchoicehotels.no/idrett/. (This link is in Norwegian, for information in English – contact the hotel.)

Scandic Ambassadeur Drammen which is located closely to the railway station: https://www.scandichotels.no/hotell/norge/drammen/scandic-ambassadeur-drammen

Directions from the Oslo Gardermoen airport

Take airport express directly to Drammen Station (60 min). From there you walk toward the Shell gas station and take the underpass. Then you follow the walkway towards Drammensbadet and then further to the left until you see Drammenshallen on the left hand side.

Address:
Drammenshallen,
Knoffs gate 18, 3044 Drammen

Map: Map of Drammen.


We hope to be seeing you at what we are sure will be a social and exciting cheer-event here in Drammen!

Kind regards,

Helene Liverød, on behalf of
ECT Eagles
Tel: +47 986 45 000
E-mail: winteropen@ecteagles.no