The Gatineau Loppet Organizing Committee is putting the finishing touches on the 41stedition of the biggest international cross-country ski event in Canada. Skiers of every caliber, from some 20 different countries, will get to share a memorable experience in the festive atmosphere along the trails of Gatineau Park. Gatineau Loppet President Jean-François Rochefort is happy… Read more »
Such a nail-biting finish had not been seen at Jizerská 50 for ages! The first contestants were a large men’s group, the strongest racer being the Norwegian Andreas Nygaard. Among the women, it was decided before Hřebínek. The Swede Lina Korsgren made it to the finish with a lead of more than one minute over… Read more »
FIS Worldloppet Cup stage 4: 68 km Transjurasienne After some years the La Transjurasienne, biggest cross-country skiing race in France, could return to the original course between Lamoura and Mouthe. Today the 68 km long skating race was hosting the FIS Worldloppet Cup stage 4. That means, not only the best marathon skiers of France were… Read more »
The Worldloppet family is split up this weekend. One part travelled to the Jura mountains in France, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of La Transjurasienne and see the FIS Worldloppet Cup stage 4, the other part is visiting the Czech Republic for the Jizerska50.
Philipp was a former pro-skier of the Austrian National team, later a member of the Skimarathon Team Austria & now he is the Worldloppet Race Reporter. This season he is travelling around the world, to the different Worldloppet races on a mission: He wants to become a Worldloppet Master. While he is doing that, he is… Read more »
All Worldloppet Masters and Worldloppet Passport holders travelling to the French Jura Mountains for the next Worldloppet race, La Transjurasienne, are invited to the Worldloppet Welcome by Julbo. The Worldloppet-Julbo Lounge is located at the International Nordic Fair of Les Rousses, where the skiers get their bibs and everything else they need before the big… Read more »
Excitement is at its peak in the Jura Mountains with the confirmation of the different Transju’ courses and we couldn’t have dreamed of a more beautiful birthday present for La Transju’. For its 40th birthday La Transju’ will be reunited with its historic track and Sunday’s event will reunify Lamoura to Mouthe, in the Doubs.
💥ON AIR💥 Just before La Transju’, welcome to the third episode of #SkiPlanetByWorldloppet, your worldwide cross-country marathon skiing show! Today, we’re in Oberammergau, in Naturpark Ammergauer Alpen, to discover the great König Ludwig Lauf… and many more (Kloster Ettal, Gatineau Loppet,Tartu Maraton)! Enjoy the show! 👍 Don’t miss this episode AND like the #Worldloppet page… Read more »
While the German Oberammergau was hosting the FIS Worldloppet Cup stage 3 this weekend at the König Ludwig Lauf, a second Worldloppet race took place. 1700 international skiers gathered in Sapporo, Japan, for the Sapporo Skimarathon 2019.
When Oberammergau (Germany) & the marathon skiing elite woke up this morning, a 20 cm layer of fresh snow & further snowfalls already awaited them. So already before the start, it was clear: The König Ludwig Lauf 2019 is going to be a slow & hard race! 50 km of Classic Technique passing the famous castle Linderhof… Read more »
Tomorrow two Worldloppet races are going to take place. One on the other side of the Globe, in Japan: The Sapporo Skimarathon. The other one is taking place in Germany, in Oberammergau. The König Ludwig Lauf is going to host the 3rd FIS Worldloppet Cup stage 2019 tomorrow.
7500 skiing enthusiasts made the Marcialonga 2019 again a special one. The elite group was dominated by Sweden and Norway. Today 7500 skiing enthusiasts packed their skiers and poles very early in the morning to be on the starting line of Marcialonga in Val die Fiemme & Fassa, Italy. Among them, very famous names of the… Read more »