Klarälvsloppet is a unique event where participants can choose to compete in Sweden's longest roller ski race, cycle on car-free tarmac or run a scenic half-marathon or short race., Karlstad
A unique bike race on the Klarälvsbanan, which cuts right through the Värmland landscape - nine miles of paved nature experience.
Together you will leave the forests of northern Värmland to pass lakes, villages and communities through the increasingly open landscape down towards Karlstad and the finish in the Museum Park in Karlstad.
The course runs on an old railway embankment and thus completely car-free and without any steep climbs, just to pedal on and enjoy.
Saturday 30 September 2023, first start 12.00 in Uddeholm.
Start: 90K Uddeholm/Hagfors at 12.00, 60K Munkfors at 13.00, 21K Forshaga at 15.00.
The Klarälvsbanan cuts straight through the landscape of Värmland - in its entirety nine miles of paved nature experience. You will run the last two miles from Forshaga or 7.5 km from Edsgatan down to Karlstad.
The start of Run 21K goes at Forshaga Lärcenter in direct connection to the Klarälvsbanan. Through the forest towards the open landscape down towards Karlstad to again follow the Klarälven the last bit towards the goal at Museiparken and After-Race in the centre.
The start of the Run 7.5K goes from the old station at Edsgatan. All participants are bussed from the finish to the start and number tags are therefore collected at the finish before the start.
The course runs on an old railway embankment and thus completely car-free and without any steep climbs, just to find the pace and relax. With the right weather, there are many personal bests that will be polished.
Saturday 30 September 2023, first start 10.30 am
Start: 21K Forshaga learning centre, 7.5K Edsgatan
Klarälvsbanan cuts straight through the landscape of Värmland with the river as its nearest neighbour - nine miles of paved nature experience. Sweden's longest roller ski race takes place here - a challenge for athletes as well as the elite. And a perfect prelude for everyone who is aiming for the winter race.
The race takes place in a classic style and welcomes elite skiers as well as exercisers and beginners.
Rollerski 90K is seeded for Vasaloppet and is part of the Visma Ski Classics Challenger.
Sunday 1 October 2023, first start 09.00 a.m.
Start: 90K Uddeholm/Hagfors, 60K Munkfors, 21K Forshaga