Robert is from Innertavle near Umeå where he lives with his wife Lina and kids Klara and Axel. He’s always been active in both team sports and individual competitions.. Robert loves heavy lifting, especially outdoors, and his spare time is mostly spent hunting moose and other wild animals with his dog. He works as a physical education teacher and tries to teach his students the body is made to be punished. Robert started adventure racing in 2005 and joined the team in 2008.
Innertavle, a small village near Umeå.
None especially, maybe Thomas Wassberg, a real grumpy workhorse (Swedish Cross Country Skier).
TietoEnator Adventure Race 2006, in Karlstad, Sweden.
Hates bananas. (Bananas are for monkeys)
Chop wood and hunt, just like I do now but more often…
Physical Education teacher.
Hypothermia in the Adventure Race World Championship in Scotland 2007.
Collapsed in a mountain marathon in 2005 and got flown out by helicopter.
Meat, chips and cheese.
All races that are well organised and take us to unexpected, fantastic places.
2nd AR World Championship Reunion Island
2nd AR World Championship Wyoming, USA
2nd AR world championship Brazil
2013 1st Swedish Championships, Helags, Sweden 1st ARWS Expedition Africa, South Africa
2012 3rd Adventure Racing World Championship, France 1st Stockholm Extreme, Sweden 2nd APEX Alpine Expedition Race, Switzerland
2011 2nd Swedish Multisport Championship (Male)
2010 3rd Adventure Race World Championship (ARWC) Spain 7th Abu Dhabi Adventure Challenge 1st Explore Sweden, Atlantic to Baltic 1st Polar Adventure Race, Sweden
2009 1st Explore Sweden 4th Abu Dhabi Adventure challenge
2008 1st Explore Sweden 4th An Turas Moor, Ireland 6th Abu Dhabi Adventure Challenge
2007 11th ARWC Scotland 11th Abu Dhabi Adventure Challenge
2006 1st TietoEnator Adventure Race 15th ARWC Hemavan