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    The summer is here and so is the date for Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet 2019

    The extreme challenge of cross country skiing 220km across the Nordic wilderness attracted a record breaking amount of sign-ups for the 2018 edition of Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet. Now the date for next year is set. The start will take place on March 30, 2019 and the registration will open on June 12 here at www.redbullnordenskioldsloppet.se.  “This […] Read article

    By 2018-06-07 00:13
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    NYGAARD & LINDSTEDT WIN EXTREME 220KM SKI RACE

    Double-poling more than 13 hours straight. Snowfall made the world’s longest cross country race the toughest to date. Andreas Nygaard from Norway managed his strength and could in the end claim his second consecutive win in Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet. With its 220km course, stretching through the Swedish wilderness above the Arctic Circle, Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet […] Read article

    By 2018-03-25 16:33
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    RACE UPDATES 2018

    We are off! During the race this page is where you will find all the updates from the race. Live-streams from web cameras, pictures, videos and texts will continuously be posted right here. At the 19 checkpoints there will be timekeeping which will be updated live here.Don’t forget to like Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet on Facebook […] Read article

    By 2018-03-24 05:22
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    WE’RE READY FOR TOMORROW’S RACE!

    The skis are waxed, the track is prepared, the finish line is drawn and we are ready for take-off at the 220 kilometer long Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet! Two of the participants who will ski tomorrow are the Norwegians Andreas Nygaard and Öyvind Moen Fjeld. Nygaard is in his prime form and his confident appears on […] Read article

    By 2018-03-23 17:14
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    Nordenskiöldsloppet through the eyes of Jonas Colting

    To ski Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet is a fantastic experience! It is, however, a very long day. Regardless of your previous references for  ”long”, this race will beat the most – except shopping at IKEA or multi-day adventures racing through some obscure jungle. I’ve competed in plenty of races that lasted for six to twelve hours. […] Read article

    By 2018-03-22 17:43
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    Interview with CEO for “En svensk klassiker” Michael Thorén

    Michael Thorén is passionate about the Swedish people to get healthier. Exercising more is the way he proposes to go. As the CEO for “A Swedish Classic” he’s leading by example. On Saturday, March 24 at 6 a.m., Michael will therefore be standing on the starting line of Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet. There’s not much snow […] Read article

    By 2018-02-01 21:41
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    Race alongside the champions

    Upon its comeback from the history books, Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet has attracted top international elite and exceptional amateur skiers from near and far. The crowned winners however have been Scandinavian only. On the men’s side, it again took an all-Norwegian sprint decision in 2017. Andreas Nygaard crossed the finish line in Jokkmokk first, just two […] Read article

    By 2017-10-11 11:14
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    Sign up for a training camp with Nina Lintzén

    We’re not going to lie about it: It is tough to ski for 220 km; even the pros find it a challenge beyond the ordinary. Hence, the world’s longest ski race demands proper physical and mental preparation. During the 1st official training camp for Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet from November 24-26, 2017 you now get the […] Read article

    By 2017-09-08 13:55