NTNUI Telemark – Alpine is one of the largest groups in NTNUI, with over 400 members. The following is a short introduction to who we are and what we do.


The original Telemark group was founded in the fall of 1986. The first meeting was held at Studenterhytta, where 75 enthusiastic students attended. The meeting discussed the groups intentions, plans and the first board was elected. In fall of 2002 the group was expanded to include alpine skiers, as more and more members of the group switched to alpine skiing, and the newly renamed Telemark – Alpine (TA) didn’t want to exclude anyone.

Since 1986 TA has organized a SkiFestival for the students of Trondheim. 2011 was our 25th anniversary!

Our Mission

Our statutes state that NTNUI Telemark – Alpine is to spread the joy of skiing within the student community. We accomplish this through a mix of sports-related and social activities.

What do we do?

Lots! We have workouts at the idrettsbygget at Gløshaugen Campus andski training at Vassfjellet during the winter. Over the course of the year we host top notch parties. And there are plenty of backcountry ski trips, the annual trip to the alps, the SkiFestival, the Student Championships and even more! Follow us on Facebook for an up to date schedule.

Why join us?

Appart from skiing with the coolest kids around, there are real advantages to being a TA member.

  • Boardshop offers TA members a 20% discount on all ski equipment and clothing!
  • Boardshop offers TA members a 10% discount on all non-ski related items in the store (excluding GoPro).
  • Boardshop mounts bindings for TA members for only 150kr!

Equipment Rental

Want to try Telemark skiing, but don’t want to purchase equipment without have tried it first? Or do you want to explore the Norwegian backcountry, but don’t have the necessary equipment? TA rents out the following gear:

  • 4 avalanches packages w/ probe, beacon and shovel
  • Telemark skis w/ size 40 boots
  • Telemark skis w/ size 40 boots

Become a member!

Log into our site with your Facebook account and you are in!


Monday: Circuit training with the NTNUI training group at the Gløshaugen Idrettsbygget, from 8-9 PM.

Wednesday: During the ski season we have ski training at Vassfjellet every Wednesday. Meet at 6 PM at the Vassfjellet ticket office. More information is available on our Facebook pages.

Thursday: 4 x 4’ intervals. More information is available on Facebook.

Sunday: Freestyle training with trampoline, foam pit and spring boards at Trondhjems Turnforenings hall, Prinsens gate 1A. Maximum 30 participants. Member only!

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