Levi Bike Fest 24. – 28.7.2019 is a new meeting for cycling enthusiasts. Five days of cycling uphill, downhill, in the forests, through the towns and fells.
Fall in love with a new hobby or develope your skills as a cyclist. In the evenings we will gather at Levi to exchange news and laugh at the best falls of the day.
MTB CLINICS LED BY MATTI LEHIKOINEN 24. – 25.7.2019
Lift cycling is a wonderful way to enjoy the slopes during the summer. The main idea is the same as in the winter with skis and snowboards: up with the lift and speed down! Come and get to know a new sport or hone your skills, led by the most successful Finnish downhill skiing champion Matti Lehikoinen. Matti will tell you the best downhill cycling and endury tips and will also guide you on beginning this sport yourself.
Matti Lehikoinen is the most successful downhill cyclist in Finland. He was a youth European champion in Livigno in Italy in 2001. As an adult he has competed in the world cup in the top 10 for many years. In 2006 he won the Nordic championship at the competition at Levi.
BATTERY MTB MOVIE NIGHT 25.7.2019
In the evening we will gather to exchange daily news and relax with watching movies. In our program for example unReal from 2015, published by Teton Gravity Research, which, when it came out lifted cross country cycling to new hights. No other movie has reached the height that this one got to.
Make your own cycling movie and take part in our competition!
Capture your best cycling moments, the most beautiful scenery, most challenging hills and your steepest decents. Make your own cycling themed video or maybe even call it a short movie.
Please submit your movie to firstname.lastname@example.org by 15.7. Please include a message with the names of the makers of the movie, names of the people who filmed it, the cyclists, and at least a two sencence description on what the short film is about. The sender must have permission to use the material used in the film. By submitting your film to the competition you agree that the film can be shown at Levi Bike Fest.
• Max lenght of the film 5min.
• file format .mp4
The jury will choose 5 best ones out of the ones submitted. At Levi Bike Fest the audience will vote and choose the winner. The winner will be awarded a gift card.
LEVI MIDNIGHT ENDURO 26. – 27.7.2019
Cross country enduro is a sport full of speed and challenge, which raises the importance of technique, speed and an eye for riding. Levi Midnight Enduro is done in the spectacular scenery of Levi and Kätkä fells. Levi offers the best riders of Finland and abroad an unique setting to compete for the title of top rider.
Levi Enduro is a part of the official Finnish Championship- tour. In this 2-day enduro competition the actual competing against the clock starts after free training on Friday, and continues for the whole of Saturday.
MTB, or cross country enduro is a challenging sport, which fascinates many for its techniques and the routes which emphasize the eye for riding. To be succesful in enduro, the rider must possess good basic physical heatlth and skills for controlling the bike.
Behind this is the sports union Extreme Bike Association Ry – EBA. A licence is not required for taking part in the competition, the main aim is to provide riding experiences to all those interested in the sport. At the competition locations the athmosphere is relaxed and unaffected, and the same continues during the competition itself.
The enduro competition is composed of many different speciality tests (EK) which are timed, and also the inbetween routes between the tests, which are not timed.
YLLÄS-LEVI MTB 27.7.2019
Ylläs-Levi MTB is cycled on 27.7.2019 in the wonderful scenery of Pallas-Ylläs national park. This year there are two different lenghts to choose from: 50km and 30km. The longer journey starts at 10:00 from Kellokas, the nature centre at Ylläs. The 30km journey starts at 13:00 from the parking area of Pyhäjärvi. Both end at the center of Levi.
During this time Levi offers many other events too. Levi Outdoor fest offers interesting possibilities to enjoy life by the fells, the unique nature of Levi and its varied possibilities for activities.
Levi Outdoor Fest
During this time Levi offers many other events too. Levi Outdoor fest offers interesting possibilities to enjoy life by the fells, the unique nature of Levi and its varied possibilities for activities. Levi Extreme Triathlon is one of the Levi Outdoor Fest competitions!
Levi Extreme Triathlon
Levi Extreme Triathlon combines blockbusters triathlon and trailrunning. The event attracts triathletes to the ultimate test of endurance through Levi’s unique landscapes. Come and experience the spectacular Levi Extreme Triathlon
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