The opening ceremoni of the tenth edition of Winterswim takes place at the river bank at 18.00 with ice / guard dance. For the fourth year in a row competition in vigil poetry and for the second time music in vigil.
In connection with the inauguration of the 10-year jubilee competition in winter swimming, a competition will be held in “Music in the wake” in Skellefteå.
In connection with the registration to open, you can send in your contribution to the competition which is arranged during the inauguration of the Winter Swimming on Friday 11th February. The theme is joy, darkness and cold.
We want your contribution no later than Friday 28th January. A jury selects the six entries that then participate in the competition “Music in the wake”. No later than one week before the inauguration, you will receive an answer if you have been accepted and the finalists participate in the inauguration of the Winter Swimming on Friday 11th February at 18.00
The six finalists will perform a piece of music standing in a wake with an instrument. They can be decorated with a creative swimwear, hat and shoes (if desired). The piece of music may take a maximum of 30 seconds to perform.
It is a jury that selects the winner and we judge based on these criteria:
How the music is played
The creative equipment
The competition is arranged by Föreningen för Mörkrets och Kylans Glada Vänner together with Skellefteå Musikaliska.