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2020 Finlandia Hiihto cancelled

11 February 2020

Official news of the cancellation arrived yesterday night from the Finlandia race Organizing Committee The news came yesterday night from Finland, where some weeks ago the snow had covered the event area, but the temperatures and weather conditions of the past days were not favourable. This is the message from the Chairman of the Board…

47th Tartu Maraton canceled, a jubilee hike will take place

10 February 2020

The organizers decided today that the 47th Tartu Maraton, scheduled for February 16th, is canceled due to lack of snow. Instead, it is possible to take part in a walking hike dedicated to the 60th birthday of Tartu Maraton. Currently there is no snow on the main course (Otepää-Elva) of the skiing marathon. Also, the amount…

Snowy magic at this year’s Jizerska 50

Perfect conditions: snow, sunshine and great atmosphere There was fear of cancellation or consistent modifications also for the Czech Jizerska 50 in the past weeks: few snow-falls during the current season and the fear to get the already prepared tracks destroyed by the last weeks’ rains. The Organizing Committee had already everything set for plan…

No snow for Tartu Marathon: the organizers are planning a hike

7 February 2020

If the 47th Tartu Maraton, scheduled to take place on the 16th of February, will be canceled due to lack of snow, then it is possible to take part in a hike dedicated to the 60th birthday of Tartu Maraton. The organizers produce as much snow as they can with the current minus degrees, but…

The Jizerska weekend is ready to kick-off

Many events and dates that cannot absolutely be missed Bedrichov (Liberec) – It is a winter snowy landscape that we see when looking out of the window, the one that every skier likes. Finally, after the fear in the past weeks to be forced to modify the race course, the snow has come to cover…

Cancellation of La Transju’,due to lack of snow

6 February 2020

Due to the low snowfall on the Jura mountain and the weather conditions of the last weekend which made the initially planned backup course impracticable, the organizers of La Transju’ had to make the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 edition scheduled for February 8 and 9. The International Nordic Fair and related activities are…

Ski Planet 2 by Worldloppet Episode 1

💥ON AIR💥 THE SECOND SEASON OF #SkiPlanetByWorldloppet Welcome to the 1st episode of #SkiPlanetByWorldloppet, your worldwide cross-country marathon skiing show! We start the trip accross skiing destinations in Japan, Sapporo 🇯🇵 … even if the race was cancelled, there is so much to discover all around it…sushi, kimono, Olympic Games, so many interesting topics for…

Snowy Canada waiting for the skiers: Gatineau snow conditions

While from France the sad news of cancellation still echoes, snowy conditions are seen in Canada Yesterday the notice about La Transjurassiene race cancellation hit everyone after the press conference where the CEO of the French Worldloppet race announced the impossibility to hold the event due to the heavy rains and non-winter-like temperatures in the…

News from Estonia: 8th Tartu Relay Marathon and Open Track are cancelled

31 January 2020

Due to lack of snow, the pre-events of the 47th Tartu Maraton, the 8th Tartu Relay Marathon and Open Track races, will not take place. The pre-events were scheduled to be held on the 9th of February. The current winter does not seem to be very ski-friendly and many races were already forced to renounce to take place…