The Bright Midnight 2023

Tolga, Norway

The inaugural Bright Midnight gifts riders a route through the barren tundra of Forollhogna National Park, dramatic fjords and mystical forests, climbing over 16,000m under the bright watch of the midnight sun.

22:00, 8 July, 2023

Distance — Elevation




This Year's Female Winner

Nathalie Schneitter

This Year's Male Winner

Sofiane Sehili

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Key Events

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Total Racers: 195

Scratched: 14% ( 27 )

Finished: 61% ( 118 )


  • 1stSofiane Sehili (Winner)
  • 2ndRasmus Bozyk (Finished)
  • 3rdClement Mahe (Finished)
  • 4thPhilippe Bechet (Finished)
  • 5thChristophe Dijkmans (Finished)
  • 6thRufus Wenlock (Finished)
  • 7thAdam Palin (Finished)
  • 8thFynn Graf (Finished)
  • 9thOmar Martinello (Finished)
  • 10thBorja Gascon (Finished)


  • 1stEtienne Hamon (Winner)
  • 2ndElie-Naël Laurencery (Finished)
  • 3rdMax Hilger (Finished)
  • 4thMarc Lehmann (Finished)
  • 5thAlexia Schmid (Finished)
  • 6thJorge Perez (Finished)
  • 7thPeter Batt (Finished)
  • 8thAlexander Gass (Finished)
  • 9thCyril Chermin (Finished)
  • 10thJoost Klarenbeek (Finished)


  • 1stRicardo Parreirinha (Winner) (Scratched)
  • 2ndLeona Kringe (Scratched)
  • 3rdAnne Schulze (Scratched)
  • 4thJoanna Britton (Scratched)
  • 5thJürg Rohr (Scratched)
  • 6thCharles Christiansen (Scratched)
  • 7thJulie Harster (Scratched)
  • 8thNathalie Hoogeveen (Scratched)
  • 9thMarkus Valentin (Scratched)
  • 10thConnor Needham (Scratched)

Events Feed

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