Two pitchers, one winner.

Pitch your way to the peak and ski down with the money!
In a ski lift there is no escaping the pitch!

The grand prize is 10 000 euros!

Get your tickets and apply to the competition!
By signing up to event as a startup entrepreneur, you have got an opportunity to apply to the competition, and win the grand price of 10 000 euros. There will be 20 startups in the competition, who will be selected by jury based on the information of the registration form. So, when you sign up to the event, you’re not automatically in the competition!

When you buy the 2-day ticket, you will get:

Thursday 12.4.

Health18 -seminar program  incl. meals
Stand at Demo-area
TahkoSLP Dinner Party

Friday 13.4.

Health18 Morning program
TahkoSLP Program incl. lunch
Matchmaking with investors
Training sessions with coaches
Ski Pass
An unique chance to pitch in the Ski Lif Pitch Battle and win an amazing prize

Pay attention!

If you won't be selected to Ski Lift Pitch Battle -competition, you still have a chance to pitch to the investor in a ski lift!


Event takes place at Tahko Ski Resort (Sääskiniementie 560, 73310 Tahkovuori) in Kuopio
You can get there by car, plane, train and bus. Morning flight from Helsinki-Vantaa to Kuopio leaves at 7:25, and return from Kuopio to Helsinki Vantaa either 19.40 or 22.00. You can book flights here! Transportation between Kuopio-Airport-Tahko will be arranged by free buses.

Nearest train station is at Kuopio center. operates daily to Tahko from Helsinki via Mikkeli, Varkaus and Kuopio. Connections are available also from Turku, Tampere and Jyväskylä via Kuopio. The morning departure from Kuopio to Tahko is at 8:50. Book the bus tickets her


Break Sokos Hotel Tahko (Sääskiniementie 560, 73310 Tahkovuori) is located next to the evening party place Piazza. You can book a room with using booking code BSKILIFT at -website.