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Jizerska Padesatka won by Andreas Nygaard and Lina Korsgren

12 February 2019

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 »

Robin Duvillard & Anouk Faivre-Picon win Transju 2019

10 February 2019

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 »

FIS Worldloppet Cup staging at La Transjurasienne tomorrow

9 February 2019

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 the Race Reporter at Sapporo Skimarathon

8 February 2019

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 »

Worldloppet Welcome at La Transju’ Fair

7 February 2019

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 »

Transju’ ready to welcome thousands of Worldloppet skiers

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.

SkiPlanet by Worldloppet Episode 3

💥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 »

1700 happy skiers at 39th Sapporo Skimarathon

4 February 2019

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. 

Lina Korsgren and Morten Eide Pedersen win König Ludwig Lauf

3 February 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 »

FIS Worldloppet Cup stage 3 taking place tomorrow

1 February 2019

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. 

Norgren & Eliassen are the Champions of Marcialonga 2019

27 January 2019

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 »

70 km track is ready for this weekend’s Marcialonga

25 January 2019

The coming weekend we focus on Italy, for the Marcialonga. Organizers announce best conditions. In two days, on 27th January, Marcialonga will celebrate the 46th edition of a long history. This year there are all sorts of champions at the start – both champions of the past and today’s champions – including Olympic stars of… Read more »