For the third time Kevin from England came to visit us here in Luleå. Kevin came here for the first time last March to do some ice riding and participate in Bothinaloppet, the 60 km ice race between Luleå and Piteå. Unfortunately the weather last year was a disaster, no snow and heavy rain made… Continue reading Old friends, New friends, Fat bikes.
For a couple years in a row me and some friends been visiting Björkliden for some big mountain adventures. Björkliden is ski resort far up in Lapland way above the arctic circle. During summer they´re mostly visited by hikers. But the surroundings offers epic mountain biking. After our last trip an idea about an international… Continue reading Teaser of things to come
Everything went according to plan. Slam69 delivered the new cranks from Raceface and i fitted them on my lunch break today. After fitting the cranks and having a quick snack i had about 15 minutes for a test ride. I took a spin down the harbor. It´s just right down the street, about a… Continue reading 30 seconds to nowhere
While in Björkliden we recorded a new episode for the podcast on Mountainbikeradio.com with guests Kevin Hodgson from the UK and Fredrik Broman, Aurorasafaricamp/Humanspectra.com Quite messy and chaotic but we had great fun recording it. Check it HERE! http://instagram.com/p/sDe_v9wIIh/?modal=true
We had quite proper weather the last few days, a bit cloudy. But to wake up on our last day in Björkliden and get kissed by the sun form a clear sky i just amazing. The riding to day was all about filming. We headed out to the single tracks behind the hotel. The trails… Continue reading Big mountain weekend – Day four (last one)
The second day in Björkliden served up single track paradise. We headed for the highest situated mountain station in Sweden at 4000 ft above sea level. We did about 3000 ft on nine kilometers. One hell of a climb. But well worth the effort since we got a fair decent as reward. Låktatjåkka mountain station… Continue reading Big mountain weekend – Day two
Listen to our new episode on Mountain bike radio. Me and Lars were joined by our triathlete buddy Carl-Mangnus. Check it HERE!
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… Continue reading Morning by the river
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 https://vimeo.com/92855938… Continue reading Bikepacking the easy and the hard way