News & Information

  • News

    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
  • News

    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
  • News

    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
  • News

    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
  • News

    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
  • Information

    HOW TO FOLLOW THE RACE

    Live in and around Jokkmokk: If you’re in the lucky position to be in Jokkmokk and want to follow the feat live on site and along the track, the best places are of course the start and finish areas. Besides that, the turning point in the mountain village of Kvikkjokk-ÅrreNjarka (km 99) can easily be […] Read article

    By 2018-03-20 23:00
  • Tip

    Some last advice with only a few days left

    Cross-country ski coach Erik Wickström – who just launched the new training service Wickström Coaching – shares his last tips before the race on Saturday.  Text: Erik Wickström It’s close now! Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet is only a few days away so it’s neither the time for the longest of all trainings nor the hardest interval […] Read article

    By 2018-03-20 19:09