The Long Distance Ski Championship
Updated: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 16:16

Pro Teams

Email: racedirector@skiclassics.com if interested in registering a Pro Team.
Pro Team rules can be found here: Rules and Regulations IX.

Team Ragde Eiendom

Pro Team Ranking: 
1
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Ragde Eiendom
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Magnar Dalen and Jørgen Aukland
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+46703409879
About the Pro Team: 
Team Ragde Eiendom is ready for new adventures after four years as Team Santander. Our goal for the upcoming season is to keep our position as the leading them in the Visma Ski Classics. After four overall victories in the Team Classification and two yellow jerseys we still aim to push boundaries and develop the sport we love!

Lager 157 Ski Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
2
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Lager 157 Ski Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
SWEDEN
Pro Team Director Name: 
Anton Järnberg
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+46703643966
About the Pro Team: 
Lager 157 Ski Team was founded in May 2014 as a further development of Helsinge Ski Team. Develope the next generation skiier, the best in the sport. A swedish team with the ambition to bring back Vasaloppet to sweden. Aiming yellow, green and blue this season.

Team Koteng

Pro Team Ranking: 
3
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Koteng
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Bernhard Ronning
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4790827458
About the Pro Team: 
Established long distance team with the aim to fight for the win in every race we take part in. Main goal for Team Koteng is to win the big Classics as well as being a contender for the overall team competition.

eD system Bauer Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
4
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
eD system Bauer Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Czech Republic
Pro Team Director Name: 
Lukas Bauer
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+420777585129
About the Pro Team: 
Bauer Ski Team is the most successful Central European team in VISMA SkiClassics circuit leaded by Lukas Bauer, Olympic and WorldChampionships medalist. Team is in front of it´s fifth VISMA SkiClassics season and the goal is simply - fight for the medals! After 4th place overall last season among the teams and 10x TOP 3 podium result, with victory in famous Marcialonga, the team is aiming for even better positions! Team became more experienced then before, athletes are ready and we are focused for all details… Follow us live or through our Facebook/Instagram account! @bauerskiteam

Team Serneke

Pro Team Ranking: 
5
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Serneke
Pro Team Nationality: 
Sweden
Pro Team Director Name: 
Martin Holmstrand
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+46(0)702463945
About the Pro Team: 
Team Serneke enters a third year as a professional team with its biggest squad ever. Four different skiers from Team Serneke have been on the podium during the two first years and the team has been on the podium both years at Vasaloppet. Now the goal is to raise the level further with our athletes and sponsors.

Team Trentino Robinson Trainer

Pro Team Ranking: 
6
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Trentino Robinson Trainer
Pro Team Nationality: 
Italy
Pro Team Director Name: 
BRUNO DEBERTOLIS
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+393666814847
About the Pro Team: 
THE ONLY ITALIAN LONG DISTANCE SKITEAM WITH THE POWER OF JUSTYNA KOWALCZYK AND THE DETERMINATION OF YOUNG ITALIAN SKIERS. WE ARE THE MOST SOUTHERN SKIERS OF SKICLASSICS BUT WITH MUCH PRIDE WE ARE COMPETING WITH THE STRONGEST TEAMS IN THE WORLD, DESPITE NOT BEING 100% PROFESSIONALS. WE FINISHED THE LAST SEASON WITH A GREAT 6TH PLACE IN THE TEAM STANDING AND WE ARE DETERMINED TO RECONFIRM THIS RESULT. SURELY THE EXPERIENCE OF OUR TEAM DIRECTOR BRUNO DEBERTOLIS WILL BE VERY PRECIOUS TO ACHIEVE OUR GOALS

Team BN Bank

Pro Team Ranking: 
7
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team BN Bank
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Sigurd Granmark
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+47 99211704
About the Pro Team: 
We Are Not Here To Be Average.

Team Mäenpää

Pro Team Ranking: 
8
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Mäenpää
Pro Team Nationality: 
Finland
Pro Team Director Name: 
Kim Mäenpää
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+358 505632762
About the Pro Team: 
Team Mäenpää is a Finnish long distance skiing team that participates in Visma Ski Classics since 2016. The team’s main sponsor is the construction company Mäenpää Byggnads Ab, owned by brothers Mats and Kim Mäenpää. Originating from Pietarsaari, Finnish Ostrobothnia. The goal of the cooperation is to grow interest in long distance skiing in Finland and in the long term to build a strong and competitive long distance skiing team. Last season 2017-2018 Team Mäenpää was ranked 8 best among all Pro teams in Visma ski classics. Follow us through our Facbook/Instagram account ! @skiteammaenpaa

Russian Marathon Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
9
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Russian Marathon Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Russia
Pro Team Director Name: 
Andrey Tyuterev
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+79213319964
About the Pro Team: 
Entering its sixth season (2018/2019), RMT sets itself high goals: to fight for getting into the "top 5" of the strongest teams at the end of the season, to get the team athletes on the podium in most races of the series, to fight for prizes in the various nominations, established by the organizers of the series.

Team ParkettPartner

Pro Team Ranking: 
10
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team ParkettPartner
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Arnt Nyborg
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4795841495
About the Pro Team: 
Last season we made our first two top ten places in Visma Ski Classics, but we are not satisfied with that and are aiming even higher this season. With four new girls and Maria Gräfnings as the star, we are reaching for the podium this season.

Team Ramudden

Pro Team Ranking: 
11
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Ramudden
Pro Team Nationality: 
Sweden
Pro Team Director Name: 
Gustaf Korsgren
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+46703218493
About the Pro Team: 
We had a three-year vision when we started the team last year with Åre Längdskidklubb and Lina Korsgren. This season we have a new main partner, Ramudden! The vision for the team this year is to give young skiers a platform where they can get international recognition and experience. We believe that the young generation is the one that will carry the torch for long distance skiing in the future. We looking forward to all the races this winter but especially the Marcialonga and Vasaloppet!

Vltava Fund Ski Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
12
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Vltava Fund Ski Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Czech Republic
Pro Team Director Name: 
Josef Korhoň
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+420737257125
About the Pro Team: 
Vltava Fund Ski Team is a Czech team of long distance cross country skiers. Our goal is to complete the whole Visma Ski Classics series while attacking the top ten in the overall ranking. We believe that not only our experienced as well as our young athletes will be successful.

Silvini Madshus Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
13
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Silvini Madshus Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Czech Republic
Pro Team Director Name: 
Marek Pazderský
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+420777101981
About the Pro Team: 
The largest cross-country team in Central Europe with ten years long history. The team consists of sports enthusiasts friends with experienced leaders such as Jiří Pliska, Václav Sedláček or Šárka Vyštejnová - Zelenková. Our vision is give a chance to young atlets and doing sport for fun with professional support.

Team Oslo Sportslager - Rustad IL

Pro Team Ranking: 
14
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Oslo Sportslager - Rustad IL
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Morten Tomter and Ståle Fenstad
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4745837698
About the Pro Team: 
The team is from Oslo and is based on athletes from Rustad IL. Our main sponsor is Oslo Sportslager. Rustad IL is one of the largest cross-country teams in Norway and Oslo Sportslager is a popular shop for sports equipment in the center of Oslo. Our goal this year and for the future is to develop new athletes for long-distance skiing and fighting in the top of Visma Ski Classics.

Team Synnfjell

Pro Team Ranking: 
15
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Synnfjell
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Geir Kvillum
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4793019550
About the Pro Team: 
Team Synnfjell has partsipated in SC since season V. Several athlets have started their career thrught our team. This year we have some new talented youngsters - some will show their skills and maybe get a ticet into the elevator upstairs. Our goal is to fight in the pink bib competition and top 15 as team.

Team Tynell

Pro Team Ranking: 
16
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Tynell
Pro Team Nationality: 
Sweden
Pro Team Director Name: 
Daniel Tynell
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+46705398290
About the Pro Team: 
Team Tynell once started out in the very first season of Ski Classics, as a team consisting of the two brothers Daniel, three times Vasaloppet winner and Rikard Tynell, winner of La Diagonela 2014. Now Daniel has finished his career as a skier and is today the director of the team. Still the team has growth the last years by members strengthened the spirit as a strong family. First with the Ski Classics legend Jerry Ahrlin in 2015 and last season with his cohabitant Laila Kveli, two times Vasaloppet winner. For the season 2017/2018, Team Tynell presented the new strong addition in Jens Eriksson, an experienced long distance skier with extremely high potiential. For 18/19, we are still the same ”family members”. Watch out!

Team Kaffebryggeriet

Pro Team Ranking: 
17
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Kaffebryggeriet
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Vetle Thyli
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4795812900
About the Pro Team: 
A freshly brewed team from Lillehammer, Norway. A continuation from last year´s Team Norgeshus Maxpulse, with better and stronger athletes, aiming to fight against the biggest teams in the circus. Last years main sponsors are collaborating together with our new head sponsor, to make the athletes strong enough to become a team you can count on in the next few years!

Team Forever Nordic

Pro Team Ranking: 
18
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Forever Nordic
Pro Team Nationality: 
Germany
Pro Team Director Name: 
Sven Münch
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+491634482741
About the Pro Team: 
After a good summer of training the sights for a successful upcoming winter couldn’t have been better than any season before. But from one to the other day, Team Forever Nordic main sponsor quit their sponsorship and so the had to solve their biggest challenge since their beginng, they had to save their team for another Visma Ski Classic seaon. So the Team Director of the Season 2017/2018 and his team decided to raise some money with the help of a crowdfunding action. All in all it was successful and the young german team could go stronger than ever before into the new season. Their goals is to minimize the time gap to the best long distance skiers and maybe they can be good for some surprises.

LYN SKI Moseteråsen

Pro Team Ranking: 
19
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
LYN SKI Moseteråsen
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Vegard Vinje
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+47 95104158
About the Pro Team: 
LYN SKI Moseteråsen is an Oslo-based long distance team, part of the ski club LYN SKI. As all our athletes have full time occupations beside skiing, we will participate in the most important races of the season. This year, we would like to challenge the top teams in these races.

JBrink Ski Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
20
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
JBrink Ski Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Sweden
Pro Team Director Name: 
Jörgen Brink
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+46706949037
About the Pro Team: 
The Team has it´s background from the landscape Hälsingland. It is local based on sponsors and mostly on athletes. The goal is to make good results and to improve. We also want to inspire others to make cross-contry skiing and learn others about the sport.

xc-ski.de A│N Skimarathon Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
21
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
xc-ski.de A│N Skimarathon Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Germany
Pro Team Director Name: 
Sabine Freimuth
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+49 170 7709951
About the Pro Team: 
Background The first german professional long distance skiing Team, founded 2012 by Mario Felgenhauer (Head of xc-ski.de) and Thomas Freimuth Head of A│N ausdauernetzwerk.de and the best german long distance skier (fastest german Vasaloppet racer ever). The Team’s Purpose is to make long distance cross country skiing more popular in Germany and the german speaking Switzerland and show the people how great this sport is. The Team brings together professional and amateur skiers who are all united in their passion and love for cross country skiing. Exceeding personal limits, mastering challenges and racing against the best Skimarathon athletes worldwide is our goal and motivation. This season we have two new Teammembers, two female athletes from Switzerland and we're very happy about this. Minimum one Athlet of the Team will start at each event of the Visma Ski Classics Races and we're looking foreward that the season start :-)

Team Igne

Pro Team Ranking: 
22
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Igne
Pro Team Nationality: 
Sweden
Pro Team Director Name: 
Mathias Blomberg
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
0702838621
About the Pro Team: 
Northern Sweden's best ski team! The team consists mainly of skiers from Västerbotten. Behind the team are the reliable law firm Igne, legal expertise with people in focus. The team goes under the Steve Prefontaine motto: "To give anything less than your best, is to sacrifice the gift.”

Team Telemark

Pro Team Ranking: 
23
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Telemark
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Hans Kristian Lahus
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
004795940507
About the Pro Team: 
Team Telemark is in their third season as a professional team, and compete in both allround and long distance races. Team Telemark is established in order to give both young and upcoming athletes as well as athletes who are on the highest international level an opportunity to develop and reach their goals as professional skiers. Team Telemark also work with clubs, schools and communities in order to inspire children, youth and the next generation to take part in the cross country family.

Skimarathon Team Austria

Pro Team Ranking: 
24
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Skimarathon Team Austria
Pro Team Nationality: 
Austria
Pro Team Director Name: 
Peter Kiene, Stefan Petritsch
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+43 664 5278891
About the Pro Team: 
Out of pure passion, the willpower to mobilise as many people as possible and the need to perform in long distance Cross Country Ski Races, the spark was ignited in 2015 to create the first Austrian cross country ski team competing in long distance races. The Ski Marathon Team Austria is more than an ordinary sports team-all its members are eager to spread their passion for cross country skiing. Their primary goal is to motivate especially young people to take up cross country skiing, to revive traditional sporting events and to emphasize the importance of xc skiing in Austria as the winter sports nation. For the 4th time in a row, the Ski Marathon Team Austria has achieved Visma Ski Classics Pro Team Status and strives to represent itself successfully in the biggest and most important long distance races in the world. Be a part of it!

Team Mosetertoppen Skiline

Pro Team Ranking: 
25
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Mosetertoppen Skiline
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Espen Harald Bjerke
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4792031958
About the Pro Team: 
Mosetertoppen Skiline is a cabin concept which is suited for the active family whom loves skiing. The concept is fitted for this purpose. A ski team is a great way of building an image around this concept. We will also sell the racing suits to cabin owners in Hafjell. They will have the opportunity to join trainings and we will provide service at Birkebeinerrennet for those who wear our suit. The Mosetertoppen Skiline cabins are build by Leve Hytter AS in cooperation with Mosetertoppen Hafjell AS. Mosetertoppen Hafjell AS and Leve Hytter are the founders of the team.

Slavia Pojistovna Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
26
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Slavia Pojistovna Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Czech Republic
Pro Team Director Name: 
Nicole Mertinova
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+420739248700
About the Pro Team: 
The team Slavia relies on experience, therefore is its main athlete Stanislav Řezáč, who has been the world's top cross-country skier for 20 years. Stanislav Řezáč has achieved a number of significant successes in the Ski Classics races. Several times he has been on the podium of the winners of races Vassaloppet , Marcialonga and in the final evaluation of the Ski Classics series. He is also a multiple winner of Jizerská 50. Another person in the team is the former representative of the Czech Republic in biathlon Klára Moravcová, who achieved the 3rd place in the FIS Worldloppet cup ranking and 3rd place on Engandin marathon. The Slavia team is also represented by the promising young racer Martin Švarc.

BSV PRO TEAM NORDIC

Pro Team Ranking: 
27
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
BSV PRO TEAM NORDIC
Pro Team Nationality: 
Switzerland
Pro Team Director Name: 
Markus Walser
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
0041 79 781 92 24
About the Pro Team: 
The BSV PRO TEAM NORDIC is a team with 9 young skiers from the region Graubünden in Switzerland.The first team from switzerland in the Visma Ski classic family is a team for the future.Our goal is that every young athlet can make good experiences in ski classic. With the team we want to represent and make even more popular the long distance events like Engadin Skimarathon and La Diagonela in our region. In these to events we want to perform so good as possible and our main goal is to win one of these events in the next 3-5 years.

Team XPND

Pro Team Ranking: 
28
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team XPND
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Kristoffer Nielsen
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4795058976
About the Pro Team: 
Team XPND is a new, norwegian long distance team. All athletes have full time occupations beside skiing. As our sponsor XPND, the team is filled with winning mentality and raw strength, in addition to love for cross country skiing. Our goal for the season is to climb up the rankings, and maybe spring a surprise or two during the season.

Team Jobstation Rossignol

Pro Team Ranking: 
29
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team Jobstation Rossignol
Pro Team Nationality: 
France
Pro Team Director Name: 
Stéphane Mouton
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+33686075800
About the Pro Team: 
Team Jobstation Rossignol was born 4 year ago during season 2014 / 2015. It was created to gather all french elite skiers. We have also 2 elite swiss skiers. We are the first professional long distance ski team in France. Indeed, 4 athletes are professional : Benoit, Bastien, Thomas and Adrien.

E-Liberty Ski Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
30
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
E-Liberty Ski Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
France
Pro Team Director Name: 
Alban Gobert
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+33 6 74 68 73 67
About the Pro Team: 
The E-Liberty Ski Team, formerly Haute-Savoie Nordic Team, was founded in the French Departement of Haute-Savoie in 1996. This outstanding squad concentrates a lot of energy on the accompaniment and the professionalization of its members. Beyond the fact that the team is recognized and feared on freestyle races, it also strives to succeed on the Visma-Ski Classics, as it is convinced that the future of long-distance skiing holds a single international circuit which combines both techniques. Thus, the team has set itself the goal to perform on the 6 biggest long-distance races of the world, i.e.: Marcialonga, Transju, US Birkebeiner, Vasaloppet, Engadin Skimarathon, Birkebeiner.

Vang Skiløperforening Long Distance XC Team

Pro Team Ranking: 
31
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Vang Skiløperforening Long Distance XC Team
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Marthe K H Karset
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+4745246061
About the Pro Team: 
Vang Skiløperforening is a ski club from Vang, near Hamar in Norway, with long traditions for hosting both national championships and the yearly long distance race Stenfjellrunden. This first season, the team consist of young, local skiers from Vang and the main goal is to gain experience and hopefully be a even stronger team in the years to come. For some, this will be their first year in Visma Ski Classics, while others have been in the game for several years and have placed top 10 before.

Team NTNUI Sweco

Pro Team Ranking: 
32
Pro Team Points: 
0
Pro Team Name: 
Team NTNUI Sweco
Pro Team Nationality: 
Norway
Pro Team Director Name: 
Ole Sollien Hulbak
Pro Team Director Mobile Number: 
+47 91106674