AR Program 2022

Last update Friday 11th February

Thursday 17th February 

Race Registration

08:30 – 12.00 & 13.00 – 16.00  

The race secretary / registration office is open for checking in, weighing of mandatory food, control of vaccination booklets, chip marking and sale of tickets for the banquet 

(Note: the banquet is included in the entry fee for mushers, for all others: 350 SEK. All mushers received an email Feb 11 to confirm their presence at the banquet and pre-order ticket for handlers/others, Kindly respond Monday 14th Feb at the latest).  

Location: Folkets Hus, Ramselevägen 6, 83335, Strömsund.  

Veterinary check

08:30 – 12.00 & 13.00 – 16.00 

Veterinary check: ALL dogs must to be checked before start. 

Location: large public parking between gas station OKQ8 and the Strömsund bridge. Follow the signs. 

Musher meeting

19:00 – 20:30  

Musher meeting, mandatory for all mushers and handlers (presence will be checked). Presentation of sponsors, veterinary team, trail- and other important race information. 

Location: Folkets Hus, Ramselevägen 6, 83335, Strömsund. 

Friday 18th February 

Drive to start area

08.00 – 09.00 

Driving to the start area at the Hembygdsgården för the 320km race. Follow the signs and officials’ instructions about how/where to park. 

Location: Hembygdsgården, Strömsund (near to the Strömsund bridge) 

09.00 – 10.00 

Driving to the start area at the Hembygdsgården for the 170km race. Follow the signs and officials’ instructions about how/where to park. 

Location: Hembygdsgården, Strömsund (near to the Strömsund bridge) 

Appointed race officials will check mandatory equipment in the sleds before the start. 

Race start
12.00: The Amundsen – Mid Scandinavian Sled Dog Race 2022 starts! 

12.00 – 13.00 

Start of 320km class, 2-minute interval. You can find your individual start time here

13.00 – 14.00 

Start of 170km class, 2-minute interval. You can find your individual start time here

Saturday 19th February 

Race on-going. The winning 170km teams are expected to the finish line in Fjällsikten, Tåsjö during mid Saturday morning (approx. 10:00?), depending on weather and wind. Last mushers are expected to reach the finish line during Sunday morning. 

Sunday 20th February 

Race on-going. The winning 320km teams are expected to the finish line in Strömsund very early during Sunday morning (approx. 05:00?), depending on weather and wind. Mushers are expected to reach the finish line until 16.00 on Sunday afternoon.

Last start out of last checkpoint information

Same for both classes. NOTE: can be adjusted by the race judge!

Sunday 20th February 02.00 

Last start out of Norråker CP for 320km. 

Sunday 20th February 02.00 

Last start out of Norråker CP for 170km. 

Evaluation meeting

16.00 – 17.00 

Evaluation meeting.

Location: Folkets Hus, Ramselevägen 6, 83335, Strömsund. 

Closing banquet

19.00 – 22:00 

Banquet and prize ceremony. 

Location: Aula ‘Virveln’ in Folkets Hus, Ramselevägen 6, 83335, Strömsund