Category Archives: Vasaloppet

The things you do for blueberry soup …

It was one of these things that you think about constantly for months but it never hits you that it is actually going to happen. We signed up for Vasaloppet-Öppet Spår in June last year when we were living in … Continue reading

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Let’s go skiing now

Just three days left before our cross-country skiing “Morathon” (’cause you see … it ends in the town of Mora … Mora … Marath… never mind). Very much like during a Channel swim, it is possible to send us some … Continue reading

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Vasaloppet … one week to go

Short post just to celebrate the fact that there’s just about 7 days before talking part in the Öppet Spår version of Vasaloppet (still 90km) and that it’s now taper (and pasta) time! We’ve done as much training as we … Continue reading

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Tjugo vikingamil

Three weeks to go before Vasaloppet (non-televised, open-track version, with wetsuit). We’ve had just about one month of proper cross-country training this year due to the late arrival of winter … which isn’t a hell of a lot, but the … Continue reading

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Vasaloppet

Greta, her brother Aron and I are set to take part in the Öppet Spår (“Open Track”) version of the legendary Vasaloppet. The Vasaloppet is a marathon cross-country skiing race of 90 kilometers between the towns of Sälen and Mora … Continue reading

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