Big mountain (biking) adventures

Swedish Lapland is publishing my article from a weekend in Björkliden on their web. Swedishlapland.co.uk. Truly an amazing weekend. Text by me and photo by Fredrik Broman Humanspectra.com. Check it out! HERE /Olov

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Fuck cancer, ride your bike

The story of Ezra Caldwell reached via social media. Nine years ago i lost my father to cancer. Getting older cancer scares the shit out of me. Stories like Ezras are hopeful and yet terrifying. To watch him put down all his effort to ride. Despite going through treatment and being sick as hell. The […]

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Morning by the river

Sometimes you just need to get out and ride. It can be hard to find the time between family, work and all the “must dos”. Today i got an extra hour before work. Riding the local trails on the monstercross just makes life a bit less complicated. It´s been a while since i took the […]

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Ride Jah bike man!

This awesome clip just popped up on B.L.I.S.L:s Facebook stream. But wait a minute? Is that…? Yup, thats me right in the beginning and about 1.33 minutes in. Great work, cool song and thanks for the credits. =) View this post on Instagram Jah man! A post shared by B.L.i.S.L (@bikelife_in_swedish_lapland) on Aug 17, 2013 […]

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Bad ass steel 26+ hard tail from Surly

A few year ago i had a On-one 456 steel hard tail. That´s the bike i miss the most. Ever since i sold it i´ve been planning to get me a new one. I like the 456, it´s not light but lots of fun. Lately it´s been all about fat bikes. The Bucksaw got my […]

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Bikepacking the easy and the hard way

Here´s some inspiration on bikepacking. I would love to load up the bike and go away for a couple of days. Or just one day like Yetirides from Finland does. The idea that you can have an adventure by just going out on a ride around the corner is awesome. Bikepacking the easy way But […]

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Episode #1 – Aurora Safari Camp and Bikepacking dreams

The second episode of our show on Mountainbike Radio is live! We talk about bikepacking, discuss the new Salsa Bucksaw and speculate around the pros and cons of full-suspension fatbikes. There are plans around a fatbike summit, and an interview with our friend Fredrik from his wonderful Aurora Safari Camp! Bike life in Swedish Lapland […]

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