The Long Distance Ski Championship

Hertz signs for three more years!

Last season, Hertz became a main partner to the tour and exclusive presenter of the yellow Champion bib competition. Now the parties have  settled a three-year agreement, lasting until may 2020.

- We are very proud to announce this long-term cooperation with Hertz. Rental cars are absolutely necessary within our world of intensive seasonal traveling. We will through the cooperation be able to offer our Pro Teams, Crew members, partners and fans great value deals on Hertz services. The yellow match with Hertz branding guidelines and the Champion bib is also one of the signs of perfection in this partnership! Says David Nilsson CEO Ski Classics

-We look forward to our second year as a partner to Visma Ski Classics. The cooperation is both in line with the interest of our customers and our internal venture and values, having a healthy and active company. We will during the seasons´competitions focus even more on activation in relation to the sponsorship for our customers, employees and our Hertz colleagues in other countries. Says Niklas Siljeblad, CEO at Hertz.

Discount on Rental cars!
Drive to the events with a 10% discount from Hertz rental cars! The discount is available when booking your rental car through Hertz Sweden webpage and is available for all countries where a Visma Ski Classics event takes place*

To access the offer:
1. Go to 
2. When making your reservation, type in the CDP nr: 844867 
3. Drive to the event at the speed of HERTZ!

*Offer is only accessible through The website is available in Swedish and English. 
Discount valid for reservations in: Sweden, Switzerland, Austria, Finland, Italy, Czech Republic, Germany & Norway- 1st of Janaury 2018 until 30th of April 2018. Reservations can be made from 1 december 2017.

Hertz Champion bib competition
The yellow Champion bib are worn by the male and female athletes with the most current Champion points before each race. The overall winner is the athlete with most Champion points after the season in each gender. The competition is the most prestigious to win for individual athletes. Last season Britta Johansson Norgren (Lager 157 ski team) and Tord Asle Gjerdalen (Team Santander) was crowned the Hertz Champions of season VII. Yellow bib holders are permitted to use a yellow race suit and hat. Awards will be handed out at the Visma Ski Classics Final Gala. Se Price money distribution below.

Season VIII start november 26th with the Prologue in Pontresina. Download the Visma Ski Classics Play app to join the movement and stay updated with latest news!