Explore Sweden -09
 
 
 

Course info

 

(Maps can be found here)

Sections

Name   CPs   Length   Est. duration   Start
A MTB Dash   2   7 km   16m   Sat 10:00
B Trekking/Packrafting   4   21 km   9h   Sat 10:17
C Mtb   2   50 km   2h   Sat 15:49
D Trekking   4   20 km   6h   Sat 17:40
E Mountainbike   2   26 km   1h 30m   Sat 21:18
F Mountaineering   13   31 km   12h   Sat 22:21
G Mountainbike   4   174 km   11h   Sun 09:37
H Acron Catamaran Canoe   2   28 km   5h   Sun 17:40
I Trekking   2   52 km   13h   Sun 21:00
J Acron Canoe   2   50 km   10h   Mon 14:51
K Mountainbike   2   13 km   30m   Tue 02:57
L Trekking/Packrafting   5   63 km   22h   Tue 03:37
M Mountainbike   2   192 km   12h   Wed 00:44
N Kayaking   2   95 km   14h   Wed 08:49
           
* Estimated

 

Checkpoints

Name   Teams
passed
  Description   Len.   Elev.   Type     Section
START   14   Start   -   0 m   Transition area     A  
GZ1   14   Djupfjorden   7.1 km   2 m   Mountainbike     A  
GZ1-OUT   14   Djupfjorden   -   2 m   Transition area     B  
WP1   *   Between lakes   5.3 km   319 m   Trekking/Packrafting     B  
CP1   14   Lake, South side   10.1 km   22 m   Trekking/Packrafting     B  
TA1   14   Selfjorden, end of road   5.6 km   5 m   Trekking/Packrafting     B  
TA1-OUT   14   Selfjorden, end of road   -   5 m   Transition area     C  
TA2   14   Hagskardet   50 km   100 m   Mountainbike     C  
TA2-OUT   14   Hagskardet   -   100 m   Transition area     D  
WP2   *   Must travel west of Blåtinden 604m   8.5 km   375 m   Trekking     D  
CP2   *   Lake, North side   6.5 km   259 m   Trekking     D  
TA3   14   Church, Valberg, South side of Church   5 km   5 m   Trekking     D  
TA3-OUT   14   Church, Valberg, South side of Church   -   5 m   Transition area     E  
TA4   14   Lithaugen, road   26 km   21 m   Mountainbike     E  
TA4-OUT   14   Lithaugen, road   -   21 m   Transition area     F  
WP3   *   Ridge   3.4 km   570 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP3   *   Road/trail junction   2.6 km   38 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP4   *   Kongstindan, Summit 552m   3.8 km   514 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP5       Svolvær square   4 km   1 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP6   *   Geita cliff, beneath   2.1 km   252 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP7   *   Geten, summit   0.1 km   330 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP8-A   12   Djävulsporten   0.66 km   461 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP8-B   *   Blåtinden, Summit 621m   0.28 km   437 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP9   *   Svolvaer   1.2 km   5 m   Mountaineering     F  
CP10   *   Knutvattnet, lake south side   2.2 km   20 m   Mountaineering     F  
WP4   *   Must travel between lake Botnvatnet 19 and Svarvatnet 112   4.5 km   496 m   Mountaineering     F  
TA5   12   Sandsletta Camping   6.6 km   18 m   Mountaineering     F  
TA5-OUT   12   Sandsletta Camping   -   18 m   Transition area     G  
WP5   *   Must travel trough Morfjorden   26.5 km   5 m   Mountainbike     G  
WP6   *   Lødinge ferry   79.8 km   0 m   Mountainbike     G  
TA6   12   Helland Harbour   67.7 km   3 m   Mountainbike     G  
TA6-OUT   12   Helland Harbour   -   646 m   Transition area     H  
GZ2   12   Hellemobotn   28 km   2 m   Acron Catamaran Canoe     H  
GZ2-OUT   12   Hellemobotn   -   614 m   Transition area     I  
GZ3   11   Ritsem   52 km   444 m   Trekking     I  
GZ3-OUT   11   Ritsem   -   444 m   Transition area     J  
TA7   10   Stora Sjöfallet, outside the reception   50 km   375 m   Acron Canoe     J  
TA7-OUT   10   Stora Sjöfallet, outside the reception   -   375 m   Transition area     K  
GZ4   12   Kebnats, Seashore   13 km   375 m   Mountainbike     K  
GZ4-OUT   10   Kebnats, Seashore   -   375 m   Transition area     L  
CP11   *   River Y-Cross   38.9 km   497 m   Trekking/Packrafting     L  
CP12   *   River Y-Cross   2.1 km   495 m   Trekking/Packrafting     L  
CP13   *   Trailbend, 1km west of Transition Area 7   7.1 km   495 m   Trekking/Packrafting     L  
TA8   9   Måkkål, End of road   14.9 km   489 m   Trekking/Packrafting     L  
TA8-OUT   9   Måkkål, End of road   -   489 m   Transition area     M  
TA9   10   Storforsen, Hotel   192 km   52 m   Mountainbike     M  
TA9-OUT   10   Storforsen, Hotel   -   52 m   Transition area     N  
FINISH   11   Piteå   95 km   0 m   Kayaking     N  

(Length and type refers to the section between previous checkpoint and current)

* No times are reported from this CP.


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