Asker svømmeklubb and Bærumsvømmerne have the pleasure of welcoming you to participate in the Nordic Open Masters Championships on the 14th and 15th of October 2016 in Landøya, Asker. Asker is a beautiful urban coastal area approx 20-25 km from the city center of Oslo. For those who are first time visitors to Oslo, there will be a good selection of attractions to choose from; The Holmenkollen ski-jump, Viking Museum, Kon-Tiki museum, Vigeland sculpture park and of course Akershus Fortress overlooking the Aker Brygge shopping and restaurant area. Asker also has some nice spots; The Oslofjorden coastal musem, the protected wooden 18-century-village of Vollen, and the beautiful lake Semsvannet. Asker Center is a small town-center with plenty of shops, restaurants etc.
Please note that the competition is not open for pre-master swimmers. The competition pool has a six lane 25 meter pool for the competition. A small heated 10 m pool can be used as a warm up/swim down pool during the competition sessions. Se PDF for more details about the pool. More information about the lunches available between the Saturday morning and afternoon sessions will be posted on the competition web page and facebook page.
The pool at Landøya
Some of the local master swimmers