Mr. Jim is off on another adventure. Last year he skated across Asia with his girlfriend. This time he’s sticking closer to home skating the 250km from Stockholm to Borlänge with his buddy Ted Oscarsson. They will be raising money for the Swedish childhood cancer foundation. You can follow the trip on their facebook page, on their blogContinue reading “Mr Jim.”
Two weeks ago, Mr Jim (of the Asia adventure fame!) finished a fantastic 600km trip with his brother (pictured). They skated the islands of Oland and Gotland, Sweden’s biggest! Even with a destroyed knee, they managed to get the job done over 11 days of skating and it’s so cool to see Jim doing moreContinue reading “Mr Jim and Bro’s Swedish Adventure!”
News just in from Jim Petersson in Asia: “Total distance 2000km because of some injuries in Thailand. 1100km in Thailand and 900km in Malaysia.” They made it! They even met up with some other Skate Further forum members whilst they were out there, which is great to hear. Visit Jim’s website here. Nice work guys!
Jim and Maria are still going! Follow their 3000km adventure in Asia here!
Tomorrow, at lord only knows what time GMT, Swedish distance skater Jim Petersson and his partner Maria will begin an exciting-looking 3000km trip from Chiang-Mai in the north of Thailand all the way down to Singapore. Jim’s been giving us the low-down on the trip in the forum, and wow – just wow. In trueContinue reading “MrJim’s South East Asia Odyssey Begins!”
Just had a bit of a chat with Troy from Skateventure: Southeast Asia. Looks like they have had a couple of days off earning some food and keep playing drums and guitar. They get back on the road tomorrow. Troy and Huw have skated over 200km in 23 days, got food poisoning, been put upContinue reading “SkateVenture update”
Jim Petersson is about to begin another adventure! Jim (Mr. Jim!) is someone we have featured here on skatefurther before. In 2010 he skated the 3000km trip from Chiang-Mai in the north of Thailand all the way down to Singapore. On 10th of May, Jim and two friends are going to skate around Sweden secondContinue reading “Skate For Kids”
Here’s a little excerpt from Jim’s blog to keep you warm on these cold winter nights the Northern hemisphere is currently suffering: “When it gets dark in Thailand it gets dark fast. When it was seven o’clock we had to use our headlamps. When then were 5km from Lampang which was the days final destination.Continue reading “Day 2 in Asia!”