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Jessie Diggins collects her 4th victory at Merino Muster

31 August 2019

Accompanied by sunshine and clear, calm weather conditions the Merino Muster took place last night. New Zealand’s representative in the Worldloppet organization, concluded the summer trio with its 25th anniversary. The sympathetic US-Olympic-Gold-Medalist Jessie Diggins celebrates her 4th victory in a row, while the men’s competition was won by a Japanese. Before the start of… Read more »

Gallery: Merino Muster 2019

A few hours ago, the last skier arrived the finish of Merino Muster at the Snow Farm in New Zealand. Here are the first impressions. Enjoy! 📸 Kristina Aluzaite, @mountainhat

Summer race trio concluded at tomorrow’s Merino Muster

30 August 2019

Tomorrow, Saturday 31st August, the 3rd event of the summer race trio is standing on Worldloppet’s calendar. The Snow Farm in Wanaka/NZL is well prepared to host the 25th anniversary of Merino Muster. Good snow, good entry numbers, good track preparation and good weather, all good for Worldloppet Skimarathon season stage 3. Worldloppet Master honouring… Read more »

Video: SkiPlanet Episode 9

💥The 9th episode of #SkiPlanet in ON AIR💥 We will discover the world of Kangaroo Hoppet: 42 km on Falls creek amazing trails. ❄But not only…Follow Marika to the Southern Hemisphere in Australia in the heart of the Alpine National Parc, on a road trip from Melbourne and an incredible meeting with the Australian wildlife… Get ready to love… Read more »

29th Kangaroo Hoppet of international success

24 August 2019

Over 1,100 competitors from 24 countries took part in the 29th edition of the Hoppet that was staged in clear conditions on fast and firm snow. Perfect track preparation from the course groomers greeted the field in sunshine at Falls Creek. Skiing away to the podium: record 5 for the Swiss Leccardi Swiss skiing star… Read more »

Worldloppet action down under at the Kangaroo Hoppet coming weekend

22 August 2019

Consistent mid-season snowfalls and great trail preparation has the track for the 29th edition of the Kangaroo Hoppet in perfect condition. Further predicted Falls in the week leading into the event will enhance the course condition for the 1,000 anticipated skiers on the 24th of August.  The 2019 Kangaroo Hoppet is shaping up to be one of… Read more »

Video: COMING NEXT – Kangaroo Hoppet 2019

21 August 2019

A ride with Kangaroos!! Are you interested? Another great day is coming in the Southern Hemisphere. You have a Rendezvous on Saturday, August 24th for the Kangaroo Hoppet in Australia!

A season opening kissed by the sun in Argentina

Big success for the 9th Ushuaia Loppet and 33th Marcha Blanca that took place yesterday Sunday August 18th in the Tierra Mayor Valley, at the very bottom of Patagonia near Ushuaia – in the so-called “fin del mundo”, the end of the world. More than 350 registered skiers joined the race, where the weather really… Read more »

Global Ski Marathon Ranking Launched at Ushuaialoppet

16 August 2019

Only two days remain, until the new season of marathon skiing is going to be kicked off by the first Worldloppet race, the Ushuaialoppet in Tierra del Fuego, Argentina, the so-called “fin del mundo” (end of the world). There, Worldloppet is bringing big news into the new ski marathon season: The Gloabl Ski Marathon Ranking.… Read more »

Cross-Country Ski Season Opening at the End of the World

23 July 2019

Since Worldloppet has settled in Tierra del Fuego/Argentina, so-called the end of the world, the nordic industry there is growing and growing. The Ushuaialoppet is the Argentinian Wordloppet member and seems to be ready for opening the marathon skiing season. Already more than 25 kilometres of trail has seen the start of grooming operations around… Read more »