Day 9 Umeå to Örnsköldsvik

Day 9 Umeå to Örnsköldsvik

Day 9 Umeå to Örnsköldsvik sponsored by Kerry’s The cell doors were opened at 7:30 am and the weary inmates emerged, both cyclists and backup crew alike. The bars and cafes of Umea had been like emeralds amongst the treasures of this very metropolitan city. So...
Day 8 Skelleftea to Umea

Day 8 Skelleftea to Umea

Day 8 Skelleftea to Umea sponsored by New Lodge Contractors Previously on Arctic to Africa…… Moral was at an all time low, the weather was atrocious, roads were too dangerous but the team were battling on and now the story continues…. Up early again...
Day 6 Pello to Lulea

Day 6 Pello to Lulea

Day 6 Sponsored by Logic Fire and Security An early start this morning, ready for a lengthy 130 mile day. It was a slow start with some serious aches and pains. The first 30 miles crossed the Arctic Circle and followed the Tornionjoki river, which also acts as the...
Day 5 Levi to Pello Sponsored by Kerrys

Day 5 Levi to Pello Sponsored by Kerrys

Day 5 Levi to Pello sponsored by Kerry’s From the deserted ski resort of Levi we headed out South in search of some warmth. The day looked promising – No Rain! No Snow! A few legs were sore especially the knees, the warm up has moved from a few miles on...