Åre

What is Åre known for?


performance

the ''Åreskutan'' fell. Peak Performance was established in 1986 as ski clothing company, in the ski-town of Åre, Sweden, by two of Sweden's top downhill skiers, Stefan Engström and Peter Blom. Stefan had worked in the clothing business, while Peter had an advanced business degree and experience of a popular ski magazine in Sweden. The company has since expanded into producing clothing for other sporting including golf, biking, and fitness. Peak Performance clothing

long directions phone +46647-15580 tollfree fax 46647-15589 hours price content Buy Don't miss the stores of local clothing manufacturer's Extreme and Peak Performance * Extreme, Åre Torg * Peak Performance General Store, Åre Torg Swedish sports retailer Stadium also recently opened a shop which offers slightly cheaper equipment as well as high-end brands. * Stadium, Åre Torg Hanson and Åre Skidsport, both found on Torget (the plaza) are other retailers


world

Lodge Winter events Taking advantage of the Åreskutan fell, the major center for alpine skiing in Sweden has become ''Åre Ski Area'', sporting more than 30 modern ski-lifts. It hosted the Alpine World Championships (FIS Alpine World Ski Championships) in 1954 (FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 1954) and 2007 (FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2007), and the annual Jon Olsson Invitational freeskiing competition, ending in 2007

. On March 9–10, 2012 the Freestyle FIS World Cup (2011–12 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup) will be held in "slalombacken" close to the village centre. Åre has also always been the site for the alpine events, every time Sweden has bid for the organization of the Olympic Winter Games, including for the 1984 (1984 Winter Olympics), 1988 (1988 Winter Olympics), 1992 (1992 Winter Olympics), 1994 (1994 Winter Olympics), 1998 (1998 Winter Olympics), 2002 Winter Olympics 2002

and 2022 Winter Olympics. This is because Åre has the only piste in Sweden suitable for top-level downhill races. Notable persons * Henrik Lundqvist - New York Rangers goaltender * Joel Lundqvist - Frölunda HC checking forward * Henrik Windstedt - winner of the 2008 ''Freeride World Tour'' * Lars-Börje Eriksson - Olympic alpine skiing bronze medalist Summer events Åre has since the 1990s become the largest mountainbike resort in Sweden


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and 2022 Winter Olympics. This is because Åre has the only piste in Sweden suitable for top-level downhill races. Notable persons * Henrik Lundqvist - New York Rangers goaltender * Joel Lundqvist - Frölunda HC checking forward * Henrik Windstedt - winner of the 2008 ''Freeride World Tour'' * Lars-Börje Eriksson - Olympic alpine skiing bronze medalist Summer events Åre has since the 1990s become the largest mountainbike resort in Sweden


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Sweden language Swedish archiveurl http: www.webcitation.org 64arqC15e archivedate 10 January 2012 deadurl no accessdate 10 January 2012 area_total_km2 1.67 population_as_of 31 December 2010 population_footnotes population_total 1,417 population_density_km2 848 timezone Central European Time CET


summer events

and 2022 Winter Olympics. This is because Åre has the only piste in Sweden suitable for top-level downhill races. Notable persons * Henrik Lundqvist - New York Rangers goaltender * Joel Lundqvist - Frölunda HC checking forward * Henrik Windstedt - winner of the 2008 ''Freeride World Tour'' * Lars-Börje Eriksson - Olympic alpine skiing bronze medalist Summer events Åre has since the 1990s become the largest mountainbike resort in Sweden


interest

the kindergarten's 9 meters × 3 meters (30 ft × 10 ft) sandpit to freeze an outdoor ice rink where the twins would frequently skate. Their interest in hockey grew even larger when their father Peter took the twins to see Västra Frölunda HC (Frölunda HC) play in Scandinavium, Gothenburg. Henrik has said that he and Joel were very competitive growing up, in sports as well as school.

extensively scouted by Frölunda, and while playing for Rögle in the 1998 Scandinavium Cup in Gothenburg, Frölunda's junior team manager and U16 coach Janne Karlsson contacted their father, who told Henrik and Joel about Frölunda's interest in them while driving home to Båstad. DATE OF BIRTH

is the most popular winter activity, but Henrik and Joel chose to play ice hockey over the more popular winter sports. During the winters their kindergarten teachers used the kindergarten's 9 meters × 3 meters (30 ft × 10 ft) sandpit to freeze an outdoor ice rink where the twins would frequently skate. Their interest in hockey grew even larger when their father Peter took the twins to see Frölunda HC play in Scandinavium, Gothenburg. Peter worked for a company who


beautiful view

;Vargliften". Week 52-10 Thursdays and Sundays The night skiing is between 18:00 and 20:00. Summer 4 lifts are open in the summer as well. You can take the cabel car up to the peak and enjoy the beautiful view! Or why not eat at the highest located restaurant in Sweden: Stormköket. * Åre has the largest zipline park


extreme

competition in Åre - ''Åre Extreme Challenge''. It counts as the Scandinavian championship in multisport. "One of the world's ten best ski-resorts" In 2008 Åre was appointed as one of the ten best ski-resorts in the world at the list from the magazine Condé Nast Traveller align center Åre kabinbana.JPG Åre cable car Åre torg.jpg Åre central

: www.campare.se core files 2269.Folder_Zipline_eng_LOWRES.pdf email tony@campare.se address lat long directions phone +46647-52525 tollfree fax hours price content Åre has the largest Zipline park in Europe. * There are many other extreme sports which you can endulge in Åre, for example kite-flying, ski-doo safaris, horseriding, ice-climbing etc. *

long directions phone +46647-15580 tollfree fax 46647-15589 hours price content Buy Don't miss the stores of local clothing manufacturer's Extreme and Peak Performance * Extreme, Åre Torg * Peak Performance General Store, Åre Torg Swedish sports retailer Stadium also recently opened a shop which offers slightly cheaper equipment as well as high-end brands. * Stadium, Åre Torg Hanson and Åre Skidsport, both found on Torget (the plaza) are other retailers


years people

scb It is however, not the seat of the municipality, which is Järpen. 25% of the municipal industry is based on tourism, most notably the downhill skiing and biking (Downhill cycling) resorts in ''Åre'' and ''Storlien''. The growth in tourism has resulted in the development of hotels, recreational and shopping opportunities in the area. History For more than 1000 years people have lived in the foothills of Mount Åre. 1000 years ago Åre's surrounding areas were

Åre

'''Åre''' ( ) is a locality (Urban areas in Sweden) and one of the leading Scandinavian ski resorts situated in Åre Municipality, Jämtland County, Sweden with 1,417 inhabitants in 2010. It is however, not the seat of the municipality, which is Järpen. 25% of the municipal industry is based on tourism, most notably the downhill skiing and biking (Downhill cycling) resorts in ''Åre'' and ''Storlien''. The growth in tourism has resulted in the development of hotels, recreational and shopping opportunities in the area.

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