Swedish Lapland reportage – Archipelago adventures by Fat bike

A few weeks a go i got contacted by Swedish Lapland Tourism. They wanted me to write a little something on fat bikes. So me and some friends took a little trip to the archipelago. The conditions were awesome and we had an amazing day on the ice of the bay of Bothina. Clic on […]

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Ice ice baby

Since temperature has dropped to comfy -16°c(?) I took a little spin up river today. A damp warm beginning of winter. Followed by a few super cold weeks and no snow dumping has made the ice perfect for riding. You can literally ride any where you like. Go in one direction and just, hey! I […]

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A little bit like Hoth

We are having quite a rough start on the winter out by the coast of Swedish Lapland. A few days of cold weather and then temperature goes up and the snow turns to rain. When it goes cold again the whole world is covered in ice… This has been going on for weeks now and […]

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Fat bike race on the bay of Bothnia

For a couple of years there has been a cross country ski race from Luleå to Piteå. The race is abut 60 km and runs on the ice between our two coast-towns along the bay of Bothnia in Swedish Lapland. After last years race an idea about taking part with fat bike started to grow […]

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Icebreakers waking up

Winter sure is coming and the temperature i dropping way below zero. But still no snow! Normally i don’t mind if the fluffy white stuff waits a few extra weeks. But this year i just can’t wait to try the fat bike at packed snowmobile trails. Still, we just got a few centimeters. I took […]

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Spring is in the air.

Finally it feels like spring is starting to get a grip of things up here. March is really a slow month, it´s so in between winter and summer. But now the the sun is really warming up and the roads starts to be free from ice. I acctually rode the whole way to work on […]

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The great indoors. (Makes you think.)

The flu i´ve got has now moved on to my kids. The small one has blown out his own body weight in snot. The older one sounds like an old crow. Poor things. So the plans for a day out on the ice are canceled. Yesterday the Bothnia ski-competition was held. Unfortunately i was stuck […]

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