Youth Team

Youth Team Norway

Nordic Skyrunning has a talent development program for Skyrunners age 14 - 22.

The team's main purpose is to compete in the Youth Skyrunning World Championships and gain experience in high-technical mountain running. 

Selection for Team Norway is based on VK times and Skyrace results. Seclection race in 2023: Besseggløpet 17. June 2023

Youth team Norway can qualify 18 athletes for the Youth Skyrunning World Championships. The four age groups are: 

Youth A: 2008 - 2007

Youth B: 2006 - 2005

Youth C: 2004 - 2003

U23: 2002 - 2001 - 2000

Team Values: 

Friendship, respect & trust

Clean Athletes: 

All athletes on Youth Team Norway should complete the anti-doping class "Ren Utøver" here: 

If you want to apply for the youth team in Norway, write an email to

All Athletes must have a valid ISF Card. 

Apply here: 

Sweden & Denmark

Apply for Youth Team Denmark

Apply for Youth Team Sweden

The youth team is sponsored by The North Face.

Kasper Fosser, World Champion in Skyrace at the 2021 Youth Skyrunning World Championships in Italy. 

Picture by Discover Abruzzo