Where history meets future

Think about how many gadget you have which needs electricity. You wouldn’t read this text without electricity. The world’s hunger for electricity is steadily increasing. In Porjus, climate-friendly hydropower is produced. 1914 saw the first generator in operation. Today the power station can produce 1260 GWh per year which places Porjus in third place of…

Autumn – Festival of colours

Autumn is here and this is like every year a festival of colours in Jokkmokk. We just want to share here some pictures – enjoy!      

Det här är både det värsta och det bästa jag gjort!

Det sa Emilia Lindstedt när hon kom som först kvinna i mål 2018. Nu har du chansen att träna med storsegraren på Nordenskiöldsloppet! Datum: 23 – 25 november 2018 Kost och logi: Hotell Jokkmokk, alla måltider och fikaraster ingår. Kostnad: 3890kr med helpension i dubbelrum. 4660kr med helpension i enkelrum. 2450kr utan logi. Anmälan till:…

Take the chance to test your limits!

Not sure if Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet is for you? Take the chance to participate in a Nordenskiöldsloppet training camp on 23-25th of November, of course being held in lovely Jokkmokk. There, you will get individual coachning, technique training and a lot of concrete tips from two female winner of Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet – Emilia Lindstedt and…

In the run-up for 2019 year’s race!

500 volonteers are every year working to make the Red Bull Nordenskiöldslopp happen. On  October 24, it is 150 days left to the race 2019. Then, we will gather to discuss how we can develop the race and site-events to make the  race even better than it is. Our aim is to offer the best…

A new chapter in (ultrasport) history

Do you think it is crazy to go 220 km on skies within less than 30 hours?  Well, you are right, this is kind of crazy. But some go far beyond this: Swedish Ultra Trophy offers a unique challenge in unique environments and in a unique way in co-operation with the Nordenskiöldsloppet, Vidösternsimmet, Kullamannen, Sverigeloppet…

Registration is now open!

Finally, the registration for the world longest and toughest ski race is now open. The starting date is set and next year’s race start at 6 o’clock on the 30th of mars 2019! For the 4th time in modern history, strong men and women will tackle the 220km’s. Will you be on the starting line?…

Study visit Ski Classic Finals

A group of Red Bull Nordenskiöldslopp enthusiasts and organisers visited the Ski Classic Finals in Ylläs – Levi. It was a really giving visit, where we learned a lot about how to organise such a big skiing event – and how to celebrate a successful season! The finals are the second biggest event for the…

Gofort sledge sponsor unique race!

Gofort Kälke is sponsoring one of the sledges for the Red Bull Nordenskiöldsrace – Thank you! Gofort Kälke (kälke means sledge) is one of the companies in Jokkmokk we are proud of! The company has been around for 26 years and under two generations the products have been developed and improved. All sledge models have…

Njavve: Real outdoor food for you

Njavve is one of the controls along the Nordenskiölds race track and here you can get some typical North-Sweden food on Saturday 24th of March between 09:00 and 16:00. This will be ”Viltskavsmål” which is game meat cut in strips, mushrooms sauce, lingonberry and salad in pita bread. Together with coffee it will cost 100…

Fun for kids and adults on March 24

On March 24 the third Nordenskiöldsrace is held with start at 6:00 in Purkijaur, some kilometers outside Jokkmokk Join the crowd from 14:00 pm in Jokkmokk at the Talvatis lake – get some excellent typical Sami food, try roping with lasso, let your children go for free pony riding and see the skiers crossing the…

For tired athletes: massage

We have a great offer for you! After the race, you can get a drop-in massage at Competition Center Västra skolan. Price: 200 SEK for 20 minutes. For many of us, a massage is a promise for relaxation and good feelings. But massage is more than this: it is perfect for athletes. It enhances blood…