Announcing this years best (and only) female team: Newcomers NJoyTheRide! Hannah Eriksson (1977) from Sweden and Camilla Ianke (1981) from Norway have competition-, enduro- and expedition experience and believe they have the skills to finish and still enjoy the ride. "Everyone has stars in their eyes when they talk about VAKE and we want to experience it too!"
Hannah has been kiting since 2013, mostly together with Richard Wernersson (Team Sweden). Every year, she goes on winter kiting trips lasting several days. Last year she did Trans-Onego Kite Enduro in Russia.
7th in women's class Red Bull Ragnarok 2015.
4th in women's class Red Bull Ragnarok 2016.
16th in TOKE 2016 (with Richard Wernersson).
Camilla started kiting in 2014. She is often seen on Hardangervidda and Finse and has been on kite trips lasting several days. She also finished TOKE 2016.
Crossed Finnmarksvidda on skis in January 2016.
Been on two expeditions crossing Greenland and the last as master guide for the expedition.
3x winner of the women's class in Expedition Amundsen.
"We love competing, are perseverant and understand the challenges of this competition. We think we have the skills to finish VAKE and enjoy the ride at the same time".
"Everyone has stars in their eyes when they talk about VAKE and we want to experience it too! - The nature of Northern Norway and the social community around the race".