Trivia & What Not

Rollerskiing Is About Being Fit, Great Looking And Overall Cool . Why Industry Fails To Advertize That?!

Let us state the obvious for an umpteen time: it's 2019 on the calendar. The year when success or failure of promoting yourself on social media decides fate of any business. Certainly decides all-important volume of sales. If you're not cool - it doesn't matter how technically great your device ...
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She Could Have Become Ski Star But Chose Very Different Path To Stardom

...She could have been among the best skiers at the world stage by now, with stadiums roaring her name. Instead she chose a different stage entirely... A few years ago Johanna Albertsson was among the most promising young skiers not only in her native Sweden, but, by extension, in the ...
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Best Young Russian Skiers in Atomic/Salomon Photoshoot

Amer Sports went big last year on sponsoring young Russian skiing talents, signing about half of the junior national team. This April the corporate owner of Salomon and Atomic released a stylish photoshoot of its athletes. Well done, Amer Sports! A picture is worth a thousand words. Now we know ...
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Sergey Ustiugov Proposes! Here Are Other Couples Looking Ready To Get Hitched

It finally happened! Sergey Ustiugov bent his knee and proposed to his long-term girlfriend Elena Soboleva. Ustiugov, double world champion -2017 and TdS winner, does not need much presentation. Sovoleva, ex-U23 world champion in sprint, has moved to distance skiing recently and just became a national champ on 50k ( ...
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Northug’s Janteloppet: See Who Was There

The inaugural edition of Janteloppet has come and gone - and that was quite something! Do not take it from the easily impressed media ( like us) - take it from normally reserved Natalia Nepryaeva: "Как же нам было круто 🤩 Это было идеальное завершение сезона 🔥" Or "It was ...
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Competition Season is NOT Over For Johaug, Kalla, Iversen etc

How do you reckon the Norwegians turn their stars of skiing into " Stars. Period"? Easy - by having them on television screens as much as possible. And when there is no snow - well, there's always something else. Where there's a will, there's a way! Therese Johaug, Emil Iversen ...
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Need To Know: Who’s Getting Married In International Skiing?

The boss of the Russian national team broke the news that two of her skiers are planning to tie the knot - without quite revealing who. Now we are talking about something truly exciting! View this post on Instagram Два замечательных человека из нашей большой спортивной семьи решили ...
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Beard, The Best A Man Can Get

Since everybody & his dog are discussing Gillette's (successful ) attempt at stirring the pot , we have decided to jump on that bandwagon too. We have no idea whether a beard these days is supposed to be a nod towards "toxic masculinity" or any such. We merely present you ...
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Ustiugov-Klaebo Aggro In Context Of Raising Profile Of Skiing

In about 30 seconds flat last Thursday Sergei Alexandrovich Ustiugov and Johannes Høsflot Klæbo did more to promote world's awareness about the great sport of cross country skiing than FIS and Seefeld-2019 organizers could have possible done with any promo budget. Every Norwegian media outlet, every Russian one had a story of ...
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Klaebo’s Secret Weapon? His SWEDISH Undies

Since you absolutely need to know - and we are here to satisfy your curiosity, not stuff you with data you wouldn't care about. Any many did ask already via all sorts of direct messaging anyway Johannes Høsflot Klæbo intrigued many by wearing what looks like same undies in each ...
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