Triathletes out testing the first part of the NXTRI bike course
This is Trude Wermskog Stormo. From a ride with Lars Petter Stormo. Testing the first part of the NXTRI bike course.
Norseman xtreme triathlon
A point to point, non-Ironman branded, triathlon race held in Norway annually.
The distances are equivalent to those of an Ironman race.
Swim starting from the loading bay of a car ferry, through the water of the Hardangerfjord fjord to the local town, Eidfjord.
At Eidfjord the competitors transition onto their bikes and then cycle 180 km through the mountains. First 40 km uphill (reaching 1200 m above sea level).
After transition two (Austbygda), the competitors run 42.2 km. The first 25 km (to Rjukan) are flat. Following this they end up climbing the local mountain, Gaustatoppen, 1,880 m above sea level.
Records pr. June 21 2016
This year saturday 6 August.
Norway’s largest national park
The shot is from Norway’s largest national park. Hardangervidda. 3,422 square kilometers.
It spans from Numedal and Uvdal in the east and Røvelseggi and Ullensvang in the west across the Hardanger mountain plateau (Hardangervidda).