Finally the unrideble time is over. Those "inbetween" season months when riding is not an option is over. This year the ice is late due to a warm autumn . But the last few days we went way below freezing and last night was -17 degrees Celcius. And finally the ice is ready to ride. … Continue reading Ice premiere
This time of year. There is just no room for inspiration to do anything. November is by far my hate month. The darkness of the winter is here but no snow. Just rain and fog. We were blessed with a stunning October with 140 sun hours. That´s more than July. It seamed like the winter … Continue reading November rain
Last Tuesdays escape to beautiful Sandön. I did bring the GoPro cameras with me and i finally edited all together. https://vimeo.com/142351505
Once again my dear fat bike friend Kevin spend his vacation with us in Swedish Lapland. Kevin is joining us in Björkliden for the Bike summit but first he is going to explore Norway for a few days. Since he flies from Manchester to Luleå he stayed an extra day in Luleå for some sweet … Continue reading Ride report, beach riding at Sandön
You know when you wake up and there is barley no wind and the sun is shining. You take the road bike for a spin. It´s Sunday morning so you got the roads all to your self. You ride your local route and find there is brand new asphalt. It is like riding with the … Continue reading One of those days
Last winter me, Sven and Anders participated in a French adventure tv-show called Echappés belles. Apparently they travel around the world doing adventure exotic adventure stuff. I guess fat biking on the frozen archipelago of Luleå qualifies. Here is the whole episode. Lots of great views from our amazing part of the world. 32 minutes … Continue reading Five minutes of French fame
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 long time i´ve been eager to explore the islands of our archipelago. A few days ago we took a trip to the nearest, Sandön. It´s located just outside the city bay. You just need to cross a little channel to get to the island that stretches around 15 kilometers out. Out new friend … Continue reading Shores