Cold War Relic Conscripted To Serve Skiers

Meet project MidSweden365. 1.4 kilometers of snow tracks (both classic and freestyle, of course), constantly maintained at -4 Celsius. The tunnel itself has a maximum inclination up to 8 degrees and a width of eight meters in most places. Most impressively, the tunnels feature record-breaking seven-meter-high ceilings (compared to the de-facto standard 4 meter in other ski-tunnels). Projected capacity – up to 200 skiers simultaneously. It even features a shooting gallery for biathlon athletes!

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Skiing Siblings

Yes, cross country skiing is a “siblings’ sport”.

You all have heard about, read and watched on the trail the trio of Northug brothers, Kerttu and Iivo Niskanen, Dario and Gianluca Cologna – the list goes on.

Today we take a look at the less known – but up-and-coming siblings in our sport.

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