MEET THE TEAM
Our nearest major airport is Oslo Gardermoen in Norway. Airlines such as Norwegian Air and SAS Airlines all fly direct to Oslo Gardermoden from London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Lonond Stansted, Manchester and Edinburgh.
There are also limited flights to the newly built Scandinavian Mountains Airport in Salen, Sweden.
Journey time from Oslo Gardermoen to Ice Drive Sweden HQ is 2.5 hours by car or transfer vehicle. There are many car rental companies at Oslo Gardermoen such as Europcar, AVIS and Hertz.
We do offer airport transfers so please contact us if you would like a quote.
Ice Drive Sweden HQ is located very close to the Swedish ski resort of Sälen which features many hotels we recommend to our customers.
For a list of the hotels we recommend, scroll down and you will find our list of approved hotel partners.
Ice Drive Sweden was founded by Conor's father Pat who's mission was to help customers become more competent drivers in extreme conditions. Conor is a master on the lake having been the British Junior Rallycross Champion and Senior British Rallycross Champion setting fastest times on the ice roads on the RAC rally. Conor now works instructing and developing many upcoming rally and race drivers both in the UK and on the lake in Sweden.
Jake competes in the in the British Touring Car Championship for MB Motorsport Accelerated by Blue Square scoring his maiden victory during the 2019 season at Knockhill, and has been consistently on the podium in 2020. Jake joins the team at Ice Drive Sweden for a short time each season and is an excellent instructor. His skills on the ice are exceptional and he throughouly enjoys tutoring customers on the lake.
Tim heads up "Lake Patrol" in our safety truck and ensures the safety of all of our customers whilst on the lake. Tim is recognisable from the television having featured in many episodes of Police Interceptors during his time on the force in Yorkshire. Tim is also an excellent driving instructor and has years of instructing experience to assist customers whilst they are with us.
Matthew has been an instructor at Ice Drive Sweden for the past 3 years and brings a wealth of coaching experience. Away from the lake, Matthew coaches drivers around the famous Nürburgring and competes in a historic racing series in the UK. He has a cool and calm approach to instruction and will have you mastering the lake circuits in no time!
Miles is professional development driver and has been working with major brands such as Aston Martin and Bentley testing their cars to the absolute limits. Miles is also an excellent driving instructor and loves being out on the lake helping customers develop their driving skills.
Ella started rallying from a very young age and has won the British title twice as well as many junior rallies. Ella and her husband Jamie are a superfast team having won the BTRDA Championship twice! Ella is a part owner of Ice Drive Sweden and can usually be found in the office talking to customers and dealing with our bookings for each season.