Trail runners, here are the top 6 most challenging trail running races taking place in Swedish Lapland this summer!
In all its simpleness, trail running might be the most natural and perhaps the oldest ways of sports or exercise – the running on nature trails. The vast spaces, differences in altitude and the beautiful and serene Arctic landscape makes Swedish Lapland an excellent destination for any trail running enthusiast.
Arctic Circle Race 15 km, Aug. 18th
How about getting dropped off by a helicopter 15 km (about 9 miles) out into roadless land and make your way back on foot along trails with the alternating terrain of easily run flat rocks, mossy bogs and dense birch forests? The Arctic Circle Race in Arjeplog is a challenging trail through an area also known as the mountain archipelago.