The famous Blink Festival gets underway in Sandnes, Norway on Wednesday 26th July. Four competition days, different races are lined up for athletes from 16 nations.
The programme starts already on Wednesday with long distance competitions in classic over 60 km and 17 km. On Thursday 28th the traditional uphill competition Lysebotn Opp in the wonderful landscape of Sandnes is on the schedule.
On Friday 28th July and Saturday 29th July, the festival it enters the center of Sandnes where the world's best Cross-Country skiers will fight in front of thousands of spectators. For complete programme click HERE.
Best Cross-Country Skiers to take part
The start field is packed with Cross-Country Skiing stars including Marit Bjoergen, Heidi Weng, Charlotte Kalla, Nicole Fessel, Steffi Böhler, Krista Parmakoski, Liz Stephen, Petter Northug, Sjur Røthe, Iivo Niskanen and others. For the full list click HERE.