“Where is Behle?” cross-country ski camp powered by Atomic

Cross-country skiing, the healthy winter sports for all age groups, is getting increasingly popular. Jochen Behle, World Cup winner and most successful coach of the German national cross-country skiing team, will be giving a lecture in his camp “Where is Behle? Cross-country ski camp powered by Atomic” from 30 January to 2 February 2020. The pro will share tips on cross-country skiing technique and style, but he will also answer the desperate question “Where is Behle” of sports reporter Bruno Moravetz  to his producer during the Winter Olympics in Lake Placid. 

Langlaufcamp mit Sportlegende Jochen Behle
Langlaufcamp mit Sportlegende Jochen Behle
Jochen Behle auf der Pertisauer Ortsloipe
Jochen Behle auf der Pertisauer Ortsloipe
"Wo ist Behle?" Langlaufcamp am Achensee - Klassisch für leicht Fortgeschrittene
Jochen Behle beim Langlaufen auf der Loipe Buchau in Maurach
Jochen Behle beim Langlaufen auf der Loipe Buchau in Maurach

 

The desperate question of sports reporter Bruno Moravetz to his producer who had lost sight of the cross-country skier during the Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, became a legendary winged word in the German-speaking world. Today, we can answer this question: Behle is at Lake Achensee!

The former World Cup winner has discovered Lake Achensee and has used the backdrop of Tirol’s Sports & Vital Park for his guidebook, which can also be seen on video, to introduce you to this wonderful sport. During his camp, the most successful cross-country skiing coach of all times and TV expert will give you tips and tricks, offer technical training and talk about his life as a professional skier during convivial evenings.

Programme

  • Day 1

    Thursday, 30 January 2020:
    Until 11.00 arrival at Travel Charme Fürstenhaus Am Achensee ****S
    11.00 to 12.00 Meet & greet and introduction of Jochen Behle and his programme, division into groups
    12.00 to 13.00 Light lunch at the hotel
    13.30 to 15.30 Technique training on the cross-country ski run
    16.30 to 18.00 Waxing workshop, everybody prepares their own skis
    18.00 to 19.30 Group dinner
    From 19.30 fireside chat with Jochen Behle: “Classic or skating style?” (in relation to the waxing workshop)

  • Day 2

    Friday, 31 January 2020:
    Until 09.30 opportunity for all skiers to prepare their skis
    09.30 to 11.30 Technique training on the cross-country ski run (classic or skating, depending on the weather)
    12.00 to 13.30 Group lunch at the Langlaufstüberl
    13.45 to 15.45 Technique training on the cross-country ski run (classic or skating, depending on the weather) with video analyis
    18.00 to 19.30 Group dinner
    From 19.30 fireside chat with Jochen Behle: “My experiences as a professional skier and coach” (in relation to being a trainer in amateur and professional sports)

  • Day 3

    Saturday, 1 February 2020:
    Until 09.30 opportunity for all skiers to prepare their skis
    09.30 to 11.30 Technique training on the cross-country ski run (classic or skating, depending on the weather)
    12.00 to 13.30 Group lunch at the hotel
    13.30 to 14.30 Video analysis
    15.30 to 17.00 Cross-country skiing specific strength and endurance training in the hotel’s fitness centre
    18.00 to 19.30 Group dinner
    From 19.30 fireside chat with Jochen Behle: “Cross-country skiing – the healthy sport?” (in relation to the Cross-country skiing specific strength and endurance training)

  • Day 4

    Sunday, 2 February 2020:
    Until 09.30 opportunity for all skiers to prepare their skis
    09.30 to 11.30 Practicing the new skills on a tour into the Karwendel valleys
    From 12.00 group dinner and departure

  • Participation & Fee

    The participation fee for the cross-country ski camp “Where is Behle” costs EUR 659 per person and is inclusive of the following:

    • 3 nights accommodation at the Travel Charme Fürstenhaus Am Achensee ****S  in Pertisau am Achensee including half board
    • 5 x group technique trainings in classic or skating style with Jochen Behle and local cross-country ski instructors
    • 3 x fireside chats with Jochen Behle:
      “Classic or skating style?”
      “My experiences as a professional skier and coach.”
      “Cross-country skiing – the healthy sport?”
    • Waxing workshop, everybody prepares their own skis
    • Video analysis and discussion
    • Cross-country skiing specific strength and endurance training – exercises to do at home
    • Cross-country skiing rental equipment classic or skating (skis, boots, poles)
    • Fee for the cross-country ski trails, goodie bag, photos of the participants

    Note: The camp is suitable for ambitious cross-country skiers with basic skills in classic and skating styles, with ability levels from advanced to amateur sportsmen/racers. Programme subject to change due to weather conditions. Provisions (snacks, drinks) during the training or refreshments at mountain huts as well as drinks in the hotel are not included.
    Minimum number of participants: 8 persons