Arctic Race of Norway – First Stage – North Cape

This year will be the second year of the Arctic Race of Norway.  The North Cape has been chosen for the first stage of this four-day bicycle race.  On August 14, 2014, the riders will finish the first leg at the North Cape Plateau.

nordkapp, north cape, arctic race

north cape, nordkapp, arctic race

Nordkapp, North Cape, Arctiic Race

The Arctic Race is the northernmost cycling race ever held and will take place after the Tour de France.  It will be broadcast in 110 countries and thousands of spectators are expected to line the arctic highways, cheering on the competitors.

This video presentation provides a glimpse into this unique race and if you haven’t wanted to visit Norway before, I’m pretty sure you will after watching this 🙂

If you want to be a part of the festivities, make sure you’re in the North Cape on August 14, 2014!

About ekhaugli

I'm Erica from America living at the top of the world - North Cape, Norway. I'm an artist at Once Upon a Dream Studio, nestled in the picturesque fishing town, Honningsvåg. In 2014 I started and environmental art project, One Step at a Time, concentrating on removing trash from or arctic shoreline.
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3 Responses to Arctic Race of Norway – First Stage – North Cape

  1. Mjollnir says:

    Who doesn’t wan`t to visit Norway? Only crazy people! ;D

  2. vanhalenjosh says:

    Reblogged this on vanhalenjosh and commented:
    and the winner is…….

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