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Looking at 2021: registrations opening for all the Worldloppet races

12 March 2020

The current season is slowly fading to the end, leaving a sour taste for the many events that were forced to cancel for the different reasons. It has not been an easy season, due to the lack of snow in many countries and the current spread of the virus COVID -19, that has inducted both…

IMPORTANT COMMUNICATION: Birken Skifestival cancelled due to Coronavirus

10 March 2020

Here you can find the news that was posted few minutes ago on the official website of the Norwegian race website to announce the cancellation of the race that should have taken place in 10 days: Birken Skifestival 2020 is cancelled Due to the spread of the coronavirus, the norwegian health authorities has decreed the…

44th Bieg Piastów full of records

2 March 2020

30km, 50km and 25km races of success in the snowy atmosphere of te Polish Jizera Mountains Good weather, very strong competition, unusual attendance and outstanding fight between two former world champions – the 44nd Bieg Piastow Cross Country Festival gave big fun and unforgettable emotions for thousands of skiers all over the world, who came…

Great weekend at the Demino Ski Marathon

Raul Shakirzyanov and Alena Perevozchikova on the top of the 50km podium in Rybinsk On February, 29 near Rybinsk the first race day ended with the free style 50km race of XIII. International Rostec Demino ski marathon FIS\Worldloppet. More than two thousand participants went to the start of the 50 km race, more than six…

Petter Eliassen and Lina Korsgren won Vasaloppet 2020

1 March 2020

In heavy snowfall and tough conditions Petter Eliassen, Team Ragde Eiedom, and Lina Korsgren, Team Ramudden, won the 90 km long Vasaloppet. Eliassen passed Stian Hoelgaard, Team Koteng, in the last few meters winning Vasaloppet for the second time with a winning margin of one second. The winning time was 4.25,14. Lina Korsgren skied to…

Important communication: Engadin Ski Marathon cancelled to avoid Coronavirus

27 February 2020

Read the communication of the Organising Committee Here under read the communication published few hours ago on the Engadin Ski Marathon website: The Engadin Skimarathon 2020 will not take place. Due to the spread of the coronavirus, the health authorities of the canton of Grisons have imposed a ban on holding large-scale events with supraregional…

Skiplanet 2 by Worldloppet Episode 4

💥ON AIR💥 EPISODE 4 #SkiPlanetByWorldloppet We are going to take you on a new adventure this week…5 days of events filled with snow, sunshine and happy people: let’s go discover the unique atmosphere of the American Birkebeiner on Main Street but not only and what #birkiefever is all about! 🇺🇸🤠 Very easy to reach and…

44 Bieg Piastów – let’s start!

Main race shortened to 42 km, good conditions for the natural tracks Almost 7000 skiers from 30 countries participate in 44 Bieg Piastow – Crosscountry Skiing Festival in Szklarska Poręba in Poland. The main part of the event will take place this weekend, three Worldlopet races, for 25 km CT, 30 km FT and 50…

Vasaloppet weekend is ready to start

26 February 2020

Snow conditions will guarantee the end of the Vasa-week for the many skier from all over the world Vasaloppet – The weather condition in the past weeks and the cancelations of other races in the countries nearby had worried the thousands of skiers that were getting ready to approach the queen of the xc-ski marathons…