6th Inter-Chamber Ski Race

6th Inter-Chamber Ski Race

Skiers, Snowboarders and Onsen Fans – our winter love story goes into its 6th edition! Challenging yet another new location, members, friends and families of foreign chambers of commerce retreat for a friendly race and a great evening networking party to the mountains of Niigata.

6th Inter-Chamber Ski Race

With more than 120 people attending, the Inter-Chamber Ski Race is probably the largest inter-chamber weekend retreat in Japan. While organized by foreign chambers in Japan, half the attendees are usually Japanese, the other half are foreign nationals. Families, partners and children are most welcome! In 2022, the event will take place at Lotte Arai Resort in Niigata, close to Myoko City. The race will be a “best of two runs” easy to ski giant slalom also available for snowboarders.

We are also inviting companies to become sponsors of this event! Either as main sponsor for the event / networking evening or for sponsoring raffle prizes. Email us, we need your support.

Date & Time:

Saturday, February 12, 2022
(We recommend staying from Fri. 11 to Sun. 13)


09:00     Registration
10:00     Race (different groups, two runs)
12:00     Individual afternoon activities
18:00     Award Party at the Lotte Arai Resort
19:30     Award Ceremony and Raffle Drawing
21:00     End of the Event


Lotte Arai Resort (MAP)
1966 Ryozenji, Myoko City, Niigata
Tel. +81 255-75-1100

(20 minutes from the Jōetsumyōkō Shinkansen station by shuttle bus or taxi)

Entry fee:

• JPY 2’500 for adults;
• JPY 1’250 for minors (under 20 years old).

Award Party:
• JPY 6’600 for participants over 12 years old;
• JPY 3’300 for children between 6 and 12 years old;
• Free for children under 5 years old.

Lift Tickets:
• 1 day – JPY 4’700;
• 2 days – JPY 8’600 (to be arranged by participants themselves).

*Any cancellation after the deadline or no-show will be charged.*


Simply Easy Learning

(via the website of the Austrian Business Council)

Deadline: January 28, 2022.


Accommodation can be arranged freely by participants themselves, fitting their needs as families, groups of friends or single participants. Note: the evening networking party will take place in the Lotte Arai Resort.

For early birds who decide until 10 December 2021, the following prices are available:
• For single: JPY 20’000 per Night (Room only)
• For double: JPY 25’000 per Night (Room only)
• For one adult and one child: JPY 23’000 per Night (Room only)
• For two adults and one child: JPY 28’000 per Night (Room only)
• For two adults and two children: JPY 31’000 per Night (Room only)

The above prices are subject to 10% tax and a local onsen fee (JPY 150 per person older than 12 years old).
• Breakfast: Adult: JPY 2’200, Child: JPY 1’400
• Dinner: Adult: JPY 3’900, Child: JPY 2’400

(Child: 4 to 12 years old, free for under 3 years old)


We are looking for sponsors! Either as main sponsor for the event / networking evening or for sponsoring raffle prizes. If interested, please contact the SCCIJ Secretariat.


6th Inter-Chamber Ski Race


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