Event description

A World class ski event – with the backdrop of the spectacular Dresden skyline. The World’s best cross country skiers will race for World Cup points on the bank of the River Elbe. An open air stage around the start and finish areas will provide a fantastic view for over 4500 spectators. The World Cup Ski Arena will provide catering and merchandising for ski fans from across Europe with the option of high-class hospitality in the VIP area. The race will be held on a 800 meter track - the athletes will race two rounds per race. A part of the competition area will be accessible to our guests free of charge.

Volunteering opportunities

Principles You are in the first row when the elite of cross country skiers is competing in front of the spectacular skyline of Dresden. About 300 volunteers supporting the Organization Committee of the FIS Cross Country Sprint World Cup Dresden, on January 11th/12th 2020. Volunteers care for a smooth process and help to develop the event to an unforgettable experience for everyone. Their commitment has a great influence on how national and international athletes, media and guests experience Dresden and Saxony and how this weekend will be remembered.

Our volunteers can be deployed in different work fields. Skills and interests will be recognized. In some work fields previous experiences are necessary. All candidates have to attain full age. Younger candidates have to submit a written letter of agreement from their parent or legal guardian. Everyone who applies on this website and within the deadline will be recognised. Applications are possible until the November 3rd 2019. We reserve the right to close applications before the set deadline if necessary.

Applicants have to be available on minimum two event days to become a volunteer.

Whatever your strengths, there’s a job for you!

  • Accreditation
  • Sports
  • Guest Service
  • Catering
  • Race Office
  • Hotel Info Desk
  • Ceremony
  • Laydown
  • Media Center
  • Bannering World Cup
  • Bannering Dresden Ski Week
  • Construction/Deconstruction
  • Skitty World
  • Reserve Pool
  • School Week

Whether athletes, coaches or ski fans from all over Europe - you as volunteers play a decisive role in the impressions with which the guests return home. At the same time, the Ski World Cup Dresden is a great opportunity for you to be there up close and personal and to help make this special event a great success for the region. Please note: As most of our volunteers are German, it is necessary for you to have good German language skills.

Online Application will close November 4th 2019. We will send you an email after closing date - important: please check the SPAM.

Volunteer package

Our new volunteers will equiped with our Skiworldcup Dresden Crew Winter Jacket. All volunteers will additionally get a new winter beanie and a tube scarf. Catering is available free of charge including hot lunch. On top of this we will organize a Volunteers Event - a perfect possibility to see each other again and share memories.