Music in the Ice-hole


On Saturday 27 February, we will carry out a digital event “The whole world is ice dipping” with competitions, ice-hole greetings and lectures on the effects of winter swimming / cold on the body. Now it is time to submit your entry to the competition MUSIC IN THE ICE-HOLE. This year, you submit a video of your contribution instead of physically participating on site in Skellefteå. The competition is arranged during our broadcast live from the ice-hole on February 27, 2021. The theme is joy, dark and cold.

We want your contribution no later than Sunday 21 February. We will look through all the entries and a jury will select the six entries that will participate in the competition “MUSIC IN ICE-HOLE”. You will receive an answer no later than Tuesday 23 February if you are in the final.

What to do:

1. Your competition entry must be recorded from the ice-hole. Shooting with the camera in HORIZONTAL mode = The phone should be down.

2. The piece of music may take a maximum of 30 seconds to perform

3. You should perform the piece of music on any instrument standing in an ice-hole.

4. You should be adorned with a creative warm headdress and respectable/ non-revealing swimwear.

Criteria which will be assessed during the broadcast of the entries: – How the piece of music is performed, and choice of music linked to the theme – The creative equipment – Cool performance / execution – how it is performed

If you cannot send the file via regular email, you can send via

1. Go to on your mobile. Safe and free.

2. Select the correct file from your video library.

In the message field, write Vakpoesi 2021, your name and telephone number.

4. Send via email to

5. Click TRANSFER, go to your email where you received a code that you enter and then click SEND.

6. Ready! Confirmation of successful transfer will be sent via email.

Questions? Problem? Contact Stina at

Warm welcome

The Association Dark & Cold

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