Category Archives: Equipment

From sea to pizza – a fat bikepacking adventure

Bzzzzz. Bzzzzz. Bzz…. It’s still dark outside as I groggily roll over to turn off the alarm. 4am in fact. In an hour the sky will begin to redden over Hvalebykampen, but for now the stars still shine brightly. On … Continue reading

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Fatbike Packing – Oslo to Gjøvik – first steps!

I was asked in an interview a few years ago if I’d ever try bike packing, or long distance races. Up until that moment, I hadn’t really considered it. Bike packing was just something that existed, but hadn’t really made … Continue reading

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Life, changes, and new challenges

My life is very much in a different place to where it was 1 year ago. HJ and I are engaged, but not living together (while he’s studying abroad). HJ retired, and I’m now riding for Cannondale Girls. I was … Continue reading

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Review: Trimtex Pro bike kit

It may not have escaped the attention of many, but Hans Jørgen and I are sponsored by Trimtex. We were first introduced to their bike collection in 2013 on joining our Swedish MTBO club: Kvarnsvedens GoIF OK. The kit we … Continue reading

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Introducing Trimtex

Team BenhamKvåle are proud to announce our latest sponsor; Trimtex. Trimtex will be supporting us with personalised ‘BenhamKvåle’ kit, which, all going to plan, will be in action in two weeks at World Cup rd 1 in Denmark. In addition, … Continue reading

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Fatbiking in the night!

Here is a movie of Emilys desperate fatbike ride yesterday. She hadn’t realised how early it’s getting dark in Norway now, but that didn’t stop her.

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Fat Biking and last of Val Senales!

23 days away from my bikes is a long time. 23 days felt like forever. I may have been in the middle of the alps, XC skiing every day and ‘running’ up the mountains at 3200m, but I still couldn’t … Continue reading

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