World Run II / Reports
The map shows the position of which the pictures for the day are taken (if any). The start and finish markers are placed at the first and last valid registered position. This is not nessesary the actual start and finish position, if GSM or GPS signals was not available.
Distance today: 25.0 km (Accumulated: 128.0 km)
Elapsed time: 02:37:11
10:26am. Roadsign on E69: "18,5km". 13c, l. wind and grey overcast. Alt 10m, 1024hPa. Finish 13:41pm. Roadsign on E69 in Olderfjord: [intersection of road to Alta & road to Lakselv]. 14c, l. wind overcast. Alt 12m, 1025hPa.
The last of the 'ease-into-the-run' stages. Tomorrow awaits a 55km stage and from there on its the 50km pr day average we aim for. We are spending the evening in a seaside-cabin in Olderfjord and hoping for nice weather tomorrow.
Todays highlight was the sudden shift from barren, harsh arctic cliff landscape - to the low green forrests cowering the next arctic zone; the shift happened during just 1 hour of running, like a shift of scene at the theather ! It will be interesting what awaits down the road :-)