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Winning Vasaloppet in record time: Tord Asle Gjerdalen

Nordic

07.04.21

Winning Vasaloppet in record time: Tord Asle Gjerdalen

Every Nordic skiing fan knows the name Tord Asle Gjerdalen. Sporting his trademark sunglasses, for years he’s been a fixture on the podium at ski marathons around the world. Going into this season, only one major title had eluded him: Vasaloppet. He went out and got it in an impressive record time of 3:28:18. In the following interview he tells us why it may not only be the final sprint that matters in a 90K race.

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For the 12th straight time Fischer dominates Nordic World Cup

Nordic

30.03.21

For the 12th straight time Fischer dominates Nordic World Cup

Flying to victory in the final World Cup competition of the 20l21 season, Germany’s Karl Geiger put a decisive exclamation point on an extremely successful season on behalf of the entire Fischer Race Family. After Fischer showed itself to be the most successful ski, boot, and binding brand at all three world championships this winter, Fischer athletes emphatically confirmed themselves to be at that same level over the entire season for the 12th straight time.

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FISCHER – THE CLEAR NUMBER ONE IN NORDIC RACING

Nordic

08.03.21

FISCHER – THE CLEAR NUMBER ONE IN NORDIC RACING

These championships took place under extraordinary conditions, and the 50 Km Mass Start as the last event was an appropriately special finale. One thing remained unchanged, however: Fischer retained its hold on the title yet again as the most successful ski, boot, and bindings brand in Nordic sports. The Fischer Race Family even exceeded the sensational World Championships results from Seefeld 2019. With a total of 96 medals - 35 gold, 33 silver, and 28 bronze - these World Championships in Oberstdorf were second only to Oslo 2011 as the most successful in company history.

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Welcome to Jokkmokk - be part of the challenge

Nordic

26.02.21

Welcome to Jokkmokk - be part of the challenge

Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet is the ultimate challenge on a pair of skis. Almost anything can happen in a 220 km race above the Arctic Circle, so the choice of the right equipment is crucial. That’s why we’re beyond excited about the new partnership between Fischer and Red Bull Nordenskiöldsloppet - two leading brands in Nordic skiing.

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Record medal haul in Pokljuka

Nordic

22.02.21

Record medal haul in Pokljuka

With a furiously fought final, and five of six podium places in the last event, the Mass Start, the athletes of the Fischer Race Family finished up the Biathlon World Championships in Pokljuka, Slovenia in impressive style. The glorious weather was matched by the Fischer medal count: 59% of all medals were won on Fischer Speedmax 3D skis, 58% in Fischer Speedmax Skate boots, with 68% on a TURNAMIC® bindings set-up. The total medal count in comparison to the previous year even climbed to 39 of a possible 66 medals. This highlighted once again Fischer’s clear leadership position in Nordic competition.

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