The Arctic Triple – Lofoten UltraTrail

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About a week ago I spent some time up north to shoot the first ever The Arctic Triple – Lofoten UltraTrail. Not just was it the first official race under «The Arctic Triple» banner, but as it turns out it was also my first 100 miles.

 

 

 

 

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Lambing Season

 

_KOM5122A few weeks back I joined an old friend of mine in the barn during the lambing season. It was bloody, slimy and something I would never be without.

 

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New kid on the Block – The Arctic Triple is here

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Just before the summer I got in touch with Maria and XXLofoten. They had a huge plan to organize a triple race in Lofoten, probably the most beautiful and spectacular scenery Norway has to offer.
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Norseman Xtreme Triathlon 2015

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Yet another Norseman Xtreme Triathlon, yet another amazing weekend with friends, colleagues and athletes from all over the world.

 

 

 

 

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Swissman Xtreme Triathlon

_KOM5177Swissman Xtreme Triathlon was a new race for me. And what a race it was! From the palmtrees of Ascona to the steep and snowcovered mountains of Kleine Scheidegg – xtreme all the way.

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EcoTrail Oslo

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This weekend I shot the first edition of EcoTrail Oslo. A fantastic event in and around Oslo.

EcoTrail Oslo is a 80k ultrarace (also 45k and 18k) that goes in and around Oslo, Norway. EcoTrail Oslo is a CO2-neutral running race with very high environmental profile and they foster environmental awareness while enjoying Oslo`s urban and natural environment.

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Global Assignments by Getty Images

 

I am proud to announce that I am now represented by Global Assignments by Getty Images.

 

 

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Norseman Xtreme Triathlon

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New website

Skjermbilde 2015-01-28 kl. 19.45.37I have spent the last few weeks updating my website. After searching for what suited me best I landed on a wordpress site with the photocrati theme. What do you think?

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Hardangervidda Marathon 2014

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Trailrunning is becoming more and more popular and new races pop up everywhere in Norway these days.

 

 

 

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