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Finnmarksløpet – an amazing event

This page is made for participants, support-team and volunteers in Finnmarksløpet, here you wil find information necessary to complete the race.

Finnmarksløpet needs 300 volunteers, 8 wilderness cabins, 500 hotelrooms, 27 cars and 35 snowmobiles. The 150 participants use 1300 dogs and need more than 450 people to support their effort. Finnmarksløpet is truly an amazing event.

News for contestants

  • Harald Tunheim prøvesitter sin nye ATV fra Polaris. (Foto: Ann Christin Pettersen)
    mars 13, 2018
    Awards and prizes for Finnmarksløpet’s winners
    The teams that make it first to the finish line in Alta, will take home some great prizes ...
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  • mars 11, 2018
    Race status at noon, Sunday 11 March
    Here's an update on the development in all three race classes during the past couple of ho...
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  • mars 9, 2018
    Live broadcast
    Follow us live! Finnmarkløpets showstart and official opening/FL-1200.
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The biggest prizes

To finish Finnmarksløpet is an achievement on it’s own. In addition to honor and fame the best mushers can win great prizes. For the top mushers we offer cash prizes. In addition, our partners, offer prizes for winners and other achievements.

We will especially mention «Saltdalshytta» that offer a cabin worth NOK 600.000.- for the best combined result of 2018 and 2019.

Polaris offer a Polaris Sportman ATV for the winner of both FL1200 and FL500 in 2018.

Many other partners offer other wonderful prizes, see the full list.

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bilde av løype

FL-1200km 14-dogs

13 legs

Start – Kautokeino: 130 km
Kautokeino – Jergul: 100 km
Jergul – Levajok 1: 120 km
Levajok 1 – Tana bru: 100 km
Tana bru – Neiden 1: 95 km
Neiden 1 – Øvre Pasvik: 80 km
Øvre Pasvik- Kirkenes: 85 km
Kirkenes- Neiden 2: 75 km
Neiden 2 – Varangerbotn: 80 km
Varangerbotn – Levajok 2: 120 km
Levajok 2 – Karasjok: 85 km
Karasjok – Jotka 2: 80km
Jotka 2- Finish in Alta: 50km

See race track 1200km

FL-500km 8-dogs

7 legs

Start – Jotka 1: 80 km
Jotka 1 – Kautokeino: 115 km
Kautokeino – Jergul: 100 km
Jergul – Valjok: 80km
Valjok – Karasjok: 50km
Karasjok – Jotka 2: 80 km
Jotka 2 – Finish in Alta: 50km

See race track 500km

FL-junior 6-dogs

4 legs

Start – Jotka: 50km
Jotka 1 – Suossjavri: 50km
Suossjavri – Jotka 2: 55km
Jotka 2 – Finish in Alta: 50km

See race track junior

We are ready, are you?