Iceland Winter Games
25.03.2017 - 01.04.2017
The Big Picture
Winter is finally back in the small city of Akureyri, the ski capital of Iceland. The mountains surrounding the city are full of snow, and for the people of Akureyri that means that preperation for Iceland Winter Games is on full steam and they´r counting down to their big winter festival.
Iceland Winter Games (IWG) is running into it´s 4th year and is one of the fastest growing winter festivals. Starting their first year in 2014, as a single event AFP world tour Freeskiing compition, IWG has become one of the biggest winter festivals in Europe, with events ranging from ski- and snowboard compititions, on jumps carved from the snow like Icelandic volcano´s, to the Icelandic National Dog sledding championship. Outdoor and winter sport activists will find a great veriety of events to enjoy or partake in... and in breathtaking landscape!