I thought back to my childhood and my connection to Norway. My mother came from a small town called Rena. As a child I had heard of the Birkebeinerrennet – a ski race in honor of the 1206 rescue of … Continue reading Looking for a challenge
Spring Classics are coming! Although they are called classics due to their long history, one could even better call them spring-epics, the iconic one-day-races at the beginning of the race season in Europe. And there is the queen of spring classics: … Continue reading A day in the most beautiful hell
About 300 riders start their journey onto an adventurous 7 day stage race from Christchurch to Queenstown. Challenging 545km and more than 15.000m of climb through wild backcountry along the Southern Alps of New Zealand need to be conquered. „The … Continue reading Sleep, eat and ride!
Our photographers dug into their collection from last year events. Thanks everyone for an awesome year and see you all in 2017!! You were a blast!! … Continue reading Sportograf – This was 2016!!
Yeah, we know it. Sometimes we can be a pain in the @ss for you. Popping out of nowhere, hiding in the bushes, or capturing you when you have your baddest day in the race ever! Sorry for that, but … Continue reading From photographer to Sportografer
No Eurobike for us this year, but we managed to visit the BikeMotion fair in Holland. It’s not as big as the fair in Germany but still it’s a good way to see the products for 2017. There’s nothing super … Continue reading BikeMotion Utrecht 2016
At first everyone was complaining: one was way too unfit at the end of February, and it is so far away, maybe the trails are too boring … But with the pictures from the previous year and the comparison of the climate tables … Continue reading Andalucia Bike Race – escape the winter!
It doesn’t matter if we ride or run the trails near our home or on our trips, most of the time we head back to the place we’ve started. And that’s logical. But why not try something different? A few … Continue reading Why go home?
Ein tag im leben eines sportografer… Wir werden oft gefragt wie der Tag eines Sportografen aussieht. Wir haben Alex Mersdorf mit seinem Smartphone losgeschickt, um festzuhalten wie er Fotos von Trailrunnern in den Bergen macht. Ja, wir wissen, dass es … Continue reading A day in the life of a Sportografer…
Trail running is gaining popularity with the day. Also the obstacle races adds more attention from newspapers and magazines. But why is trail running so much … Continue reading 8 Reasons to start with trail running…
What a stunning 24h race in Finale Ligure, Italy. This is a weekend to remember. Great atmosphere along the track. Crowds cheering the riders until far after midnight. Warm temperatures. Wonderful trails and a beautiful scenery. But then the weather … Continue reading VAI VAI VAI, Finale Ligure…!
Mallorca 312 Challenge My new motto is “never go out for a beer on a rest day.” Over the next few paragraphs I will try to explain why. I came out to Mallorca for a training camp with a few … Continue reading Never go out for a beer on a rest day