News - 13/11 - 14:00

New agreement between Telenor and Arctic Race of Norway

Telenor and Arctic Race of Norway have signed a new contract that ensures upgrading of the mobile network in Northern Norway. The agreement was announced in connection with the presentation of the next year's Arctic Race of Norway, which will start in Å in Lofoten and continue through Lofoten and Vesterålen, before it is concluded in Narvik.

Telenor has invested...

News - 13/11 - 11:30

Arctic Race of Norway 2019 – storming the Norwegian Ventoux

The Arctic Race of Norway is a suspense-filled race where the young stars shine each year. In 2018, Dutch rider Mathieu Van Der Poel (Corendon-Circus) won two stages and confirmed all the hopes that have been placed on him on the road. This year again, the fast and powerful riders will get to show their stuff on two weekend stages. Prior to that, the peloton will visit the Lofoten...

News - 16/10 - 10:36

Strong increase in inquiries to become a foster home in the weeks following the Arctic Race of Norway

The foster care service in Finnmark, Norway, experienced a sevenfold increase in the number of from people who wanted to know more about becoming a foster home in the three following weeks after the Arctic Race of Norway .

"The Arctic Race of Norway helps to highlight the need for foster homes, which causes people to actually contact. It is important for the children who...

The stage film - 19/08 - 18:30 [GMT + 2]

Van der Poel and Chernetski fly high in Alta

Dutch national champion Mathieu Van der Poel claimed his second stage win at the Arctic Race of Norway as he won the conclusive stage in Alta in an uphill sprint finish ahead of Sondre Holst Enger and Quentin Pacher. Russia’s Sergei Chernetski took the overall victory.

107 riders started stage 4 in Kvalsund. Quickly after the flag off, 12 riders took off: Guy...

The stage film - 18/08 - 19:04 [GMT + 2]

Toupalik fends off the peloton

Czech cyclo-cross specialist Adam Toupalik fended off the whole peloton as he managed to stay up front after a long breakaway. The Corendon-Circus team made a one-two with Mathieu Van der Poel sprinting to second place while Sergei Chernetski, third, extended his lead in the overall ranking.

108 riders started stage 3 in Honningsvåg. Just after Matteo Fabbro...

The stage film - 17/08 - 18:39 [GMT + 2]

Full of Joyce

American fast man Colin Joyce of Rally Cycling won an eventful stage 2 in the Arctic Race of Norway while Russia’s Sergei Chernetski from Astana took the lead over from Mathieu Van der Poel in Kjøllefjord.

Although Mathieu Van der Poel had insisted that his main goal was a stage win, which he acquired after only one stage, he evidenced his GC ambitions by...

The stage film - 16/08 - 19:28 [GMT + 2]

Mathieu Van der Poel meets the expectations

Touted as the hot favourite for stage 1 and possibly for the overall classification, Dutch national champion Mathieu Van der Poel claimed his first victory at the Arctic Race of Norway, fresh from being the silver medallist at the European championship. He rushed to victory in the uphill sprint at Kirkenes, imposing himself ahead of Sergei Chernetski from Astana and Benjamin...

News - 15/08 - 12:20

Equinor extends partnership with the Arctic Race of Norway

Arctic Race of Norway and Equinor are pleased to announce that they will continue their partnership until 2021 and will strengthen Equinor’s positioning as the main partner of the event. Their core focus is to encourage cooperation and development at the local and regional level in Northern Norway, as well as to inspire generations...

News - 17/07 - 20:18

Minister Jon Georg Dale guest of honour at Tour de France

Norway was honoured on stage 10 of the Tour de France, with the presence of a delegation from the Arctic Race of Norway, inspired by the biggest cycling race in the world. The northernmost race on the planet begins in one month.

The Norwegian Minister of Agriculture and Food, Jon Georg Dale, was the guest of honour today. The...

News - 11/07 - 09:31

Hurtigruten and Arctic Race of Norway on the same team

Hurtigruten and Arctic Race of Norway on the same team

They are most used to the roads. But during this year's Arctic Race of Norway, the international cycling world will also experience Northern Norway from the sea - when Hurtigruten organize an exceptional stage.

An exceptional stage

When...

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