Bruksvallarna 2013 kicks off the Swedish competition season

22 November 2013 03:45
Johan Olsson wins 15 km F in Bruksvallarna 2012
Johan Olsson wins 15 km F in Bruksvallarna 2012 -

Finally it's time, tomorrow marks the start of the competition year in Sweden with Bruksvallarna's traditional season opening.

"It's amazing how much interest there is! About a thousand competitors over the weekend and many international guests, it is absolutely perfect," says Event Director Magnus Myhr.

In addition to Swedish junior and senior competitors, teams from Australia, France, Canada, Spain and the Czech Republic will be participating. Names like Coraline Hugue and Maurice Manificat will challenge Kalla, Wikén, Halvarsson and Richardson on the tracks.

The complete article is available HERE

This weekend's races in Bruksvallarna (local time)

Friday, November 22
5 km ladies and 10 km men, classic style

Saturday, November 23

11:00 to 12:15 15 km men, free style 
12:40 to 13:40 10 km ladies, free style

Sunday, November 24th

11:40 to 13:15 Sprint men and women, free style