Though it is common to complain about the winter and the snow, Swedes always try to make the best of the situation, the famous Sportlovet (sports break) is a good occasion to celebrate and embrace Sweden’s beloved winter sports. With the incoming Vasaloppet, check out these three apps for an enjoyable season, whether you’re spending it out in the field or at the comfort of your home.
What it is: Your best ski buddy
For those who are going all out this Sportlovsverkan, check out Skidspår to find the nearest ski trails and reports about current track status. Skidspår.se website has been around since 2006, and the app has been available from 2015. With many years of experience in the field, it has a broad database of over 3,800 ski trails all over Sweden. Each season Skidspår receives approx. 20,000 tracks reports from skiiers and trail runners around the country. You can search for plants based on your location, and also report tracks status on the app.
What it is: The ultimate app for Vasaloppet fans
Enjoy Vasaloppet to the fullest with Vasaloppet Winter. Get live reports and follow participants from the course – you can even follow the topography of the course and see what participants have ahead of them! For those who want to see it at the race, the app offers a map that will help you find places related to the races and give you important traffic directions. Vasaloppet Winter also makes it super easy to follow the competition by offering a comparison table of all the participants and their estimated finishing time. Following Vasaloppet has never been easier and fun!
What it is: Join the ski race from your couch
You don’t have to go out in the snow to enjoy skiing, Guldjakten is here to make sure of that. Whether you compete against Sweden’s dear friendnemy Norway or individually, the principle is the same: race and win! For such simple concept, the game shouldn’t be so addicting, but trust Guldjakten’s rave reviews to prove otherwise.
We wish you a happy Sportlovsveckan and Vasaloppet season! Follow us for more interesting stories and updates about the Swedish mobile application industry!