Information

Boysen Memorial is a World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze Meeting. The meet will be held on Thursday June 30th and is open for all athletes. The meeting will start in the afternoon and will be facilitated at legendary Bislett stadium in Oslo.

Disciplines

Women: 100m – 200m – 400m – 800m – 5000m – 3000m st – 400m hurdles –
Javelin – Triple Jump

Men: 100m – 200m – 400m – 800m – 5000m –
Discus Throw – Hammer Throw – Long Jump – Pole Vault

Prize money amount 30 000 EUR in line with World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze Meeting guidelines.

A category
1st.
1000 EUR, 2nd. 600 EUR, 3rd. 400 EUR, 4th. 300 EUR, 5th. 200 EUR.
Women: 800m – 400m hurdles
Men: 800m – Hammer Throw

B category
1st.
500 EUR, 2nd. 400 EUR, 3rd. 300 EUR, 4th. 200 EUR, 5th. 100 EUR
Women: 100m – 200m – 400m – 5000m – 3000m st – Triple Jump – Javelin
Men:100m – 200m – 400m – 5000m – Discus Throw – Pole Vault – Long Jump

Boysen Price
The prize goes to the runner who equals or beats Audun Boysen’s legendary record of 1.45.90 on 800m, a time that stood as the Norwegian record for 37 years. The award will also be given to women who run faster than 2.01.00. The price is 10,000 NOK. Only one person per gender can win the award each year.

Foreign participants will be deducted a 15% tax fee. Prizes will be paid out by invoice sent by athletes agent, club or federation.

WaveLight

WaveLight Technologies will be used for pacing. With this system we will be able to set up to several paces on the middle and long distance races.

Photo: Eirik Førde

Registration

Foreign athletes may follow this -> link for registration.

Contact

Athletes Liaison
John Ertzgaard
Phone: 0047 928 99 929
E-mail: ertzgaard@tjalve.no

Bislett Stadium  

Address: Louises gate 1, 0168 Oslo
Entrance from Louises gate 1. We encourage you to use public transportation to the meeting.

We remind you that Bislett Stadium is an environmentally friendly arena, and ask everyone to contribute to recycling at the stadium.

Bibs, final confirmations, personal throwing implements and call room.

Distribution of bibs, final confirmation and control of personal throwing implements no later than one hour prior to event start in the technical information centre (TIC), located below the stands, close to the finish line.

Hotel

Athletes are accommodated at Scandic Solli hotel, 10 minutes from Bislett and 5 minutes from the Royal Castle.

Address:
Scandic Solli
Parkveien 68,
0254 Oslo – Norway

Transportation

The Airport Express train (Flytoget) is by far the fastest and most environmental friendly way to get to the hotel. Therefore, we ask you to use the Express train. For invited athletes, we will reimburse the expenses. Keep your tickets for repayment. Refunds will take place at the stadiums technical information centre July 30th.

Oslo Airport to hotel Scandic Solli

  1. Take the Airport Express train that has the final destination Drammen.
  2. Get of at the station Nationaltheatret.
  3. At Nationaltheatret, take the exit directed Parkveien/Henrik Ibsens gate.
  4. From the exit you have a two minute walk to Scandic Solli (Address: Parkveien 68)
Flytog-hotel

Public transport from Scandic Solli to Bislett Stadium

Tickets for public transportation (24 hours) will be handed to invited athletes at check in. The ticket enables you to travel by bus, tram, Subway, train and boat in Oslo.

From Scandic Solli Hotel, there is a three minute walk to the bus stop. The bus departures every 8 minute.

  1. Walk to Lapsetorvet, as shown here in Maps.
  2. Take bus 21 Helsfyr, eastbound, to Bislett. Schedule and map here.
  3. Jump of at Bislett Stadium.
hotel-bislett

Accommodation

Scandic Solli Hotel (address: Parkveien 68), is located near the royal castle, the main street “Karl Johans gate” and the city harbour. We recommend an evening stroll in this area.

Food 🍳 🍱

Breakfast
At the hotel: 07.00 – 10.00

Lunch and Dinner
At “Deilig Sushi” around the corner from the hotel. Invited athletes will get a coupon for use at the restaurant. Coupons are valued 150 NOK, orders above the coupon amount will have to be paid by oneself.

Barbecue and Diamond League
We purposely select a Diamond League date for our meet so we can have barbecue party and watch the DL together after the meet. This event is taken place in the Seb Coe room at the Bislett Stadium.

Contribution travel and accommodation

Amongst the meeting requirement criteria for Tour Bronze Meeting are the following:

  • 6 athletes per event, with European athletes at least from 2 different countries in lane disciplines or 3 in other disciplines.

To meet this criteria Boysen Memorial will contribute on travel and accommodation. Under are all the events with status on the requirement criteria.

Women: 
100m – 1 more athlete
200m – 1 more athlete
400m – 1 more athlete
800m – 1 more athlete
5000m – 1 more athlete
3000m st – 1 more athlete
400m hurdles – 1 more athlete
Javelin – 2 more athletes
Triple Jump – 2 more athletes

Men: 
100m – 1 more athlete
200m – 2 more athletes
400m ✅
800m ✅
5000m ✅
Discus Throw – 3 athletes
Hammer Throw – 2 more athletes
Long Jump – 2 more athletes
Pole Vault – 3 athletes

  • 8 countries (including host country)

1)NOR 🇳🇴 2)SWE 🇸🇪 3)DEN 🇩🇰 4)NZL 🇳🇿 5)IRL 🇮🇪 6)AUS 🇦🇺 7)ROM 🇷🇴 8)UZB 🇺🇿
9)
SLO🇸🇮 10)GER 🇩🇪 11)POL 🇵🇱