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    World Record attempt: Skiing more than 470 km in a day

    Teemu Virtanen (FIN) will attack the 500 km barrier in Stockholm’s Stadium in 2022. Teemu Virtanen is aiming to take back the World Record in 24-hour Cross Country Skiing, which is now held by another Finn, Hans Mäenpää, at the Olympic Stadium in Stockholm next winter. The goal is to add up around 1200 laps on […] Read article

    By 2021-06-08 10:23
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    Swedish dominance over the long distance

    It was a double Swedish victory when the elite settled for the world’s longest ski race in Jokkmokk. Klas Nilsson from Skellefteå won the men’s class while Åsarna’s Frida Hallquist in her first attempt superbly took home the women’s victory in the 220 km long Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet. ”It was terribly tiring. I did the […] Read article

    By 2021-03-28 14:54
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    RACE UPDATES 2021

    Hello and welcome to Jokkmokk During Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet – Elite this page is where you will find all the updates from the race. We’ll continuously post different type of content right here. You can either track participants on our live platform here or follow the live data from our time keeping partner here. Don’t […] Read article

    By 2021-03-26 15:13
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    Adventure cancelled

    Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet 2021 only for elite skiers: Adaptions should have allowed Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet 2021 to be carried out despite the global pandemic. Unfortunately that can’t happen as the spreading of Covid-19 in the Norrbotten region most recently has picked up unexpectedly fast.   This has also rapidly affected our situation. The planned adjustments in […] Read article

    By 2021-03-17 17:17
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    Willkommen in Jokkmokk

    Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet is the ultimate challenge on a pair of skis. Almost anything can happen in a 220 km race above the Arctic Circle, so the choice of the right equipment is crucial. That’s why we’re beyond excited about our new partnership with Fischer Sports – the leading brand in Nordic skiing. “To partner […] Read article

    By 2021-02-26 10:51
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    This year’s xc-skiing adventure is on

    This is the call we’ve all been waiting for. Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet 2021 will take place – but differently. The event is being split up in two parts: one race for licensed elite skiers and an opportunity for amateurs to challenge themselves in the tracks.  We understand that the uncertainty ahead of this year’s race […] Read article

    By 2021-02-05 11:50
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    Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet cancelled

    Following the latest development tied to the Corona virus, with new guidelines from the Public Health Agency of Sweden and the government decision to stop public gatherings and events with more than 500 participants, this year’s edition of Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet is cancelled. As organizer we are of course very sorry about this cancellation. But […] Read article

    By 2020-03-12 12:36
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    No skiing for 24 hours without snow

    Warm winter stops Teemu Virtanen’s try to set a new world record in cross-country skiing as temperatures have not allowed snow production for February 22. A new attempt to double-pole more than 472 km around the running track of Stockholm Stadion is being planned for 2021. “It is really unfortunate that we are not able […] Read article

    By 2020-02-19 11:16
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    „Women have a lot of toughness!”

    The aesthetic of cross-country skiing and the joy of being out in beautiful nature – that is, what makes Amelie Heinrich put on her skis. But then, she also loves to be part of a team and participate in long-distance races, like the Finlandia-hiihto in Lahti (FIN, 50 km) where she came 35th and the […] Read article

    By 2019-12-17 11:39
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    Skiing more than 470 km in 24 hours

    On February 22 Teemu Virtanen from Finland will try to break a world record in cross-country skiing in Stockholm’s Stadion. The goal is to double-pole more than 472 km around the running track, all in one day! The distance adds up to skiing 1180 laps on the 400 m track. At the same time, Virtanen […] Read article

    By 2019-12-05 13:30