Cross-country skiing weekend

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These days it feels absolutely right to replace my running shoes with a pair of cross-country skis now and then. There are plenty of snow up here now, so in addition to getting a lot of exercise shoveling snow in my court-yard and driveway frequent, me and puppy also gets outdoor for skiing in beautiful snow-covered […]

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Sweden: Wildlife tracking excursion in Umeå

We borrowed old-fashioned wooden skis from the swedish military – yes, like the one’s I remember using in my childhood Norway – but skis that are still going strong, especially in undulating terrain, and the only needed ski wax is a simple and more environment-friendly candle, not the toxic ski wax some are using today. […]

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SpringCross: Det är i uppförsbacke det går uppåt!

Oh shit vilken klump jag fick i magen när de började räkna ner inför start under dagens Spring Cross terränglopp – fast jag hade ju egentligen inget att vara orolig för! Sista svängen innan man sliten & glad kunde springa i mål De 3 jobbiga uppförbackarna på raken som jag de senaste veckorna har kämpat […]

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