Amundsen Oslo Brand Store
Welcome to our new Brand Store in Oslo, Norway. A 19th century «home» now provides a residence for our company & everyone that wants to stop by. Our old-time friend and ski bum Kristian Møkleby (aka Møkle) accompanied by the eccentric craftsman Zdenko Tudor – have transformed a classic but sterile floor into something above […]
SAG HARBOR WAFFLE WEEKEND
Sag Harbor, located towards the end of long island, is an escape from the heat and noise of Manhattan.
OSLO TO NEW YORK CITY //«THE FINAL STRETCH»
It would be another early morning aboard Fram Jr. Lot’s to be done on our final push to Manhattan. Sunburnt and tired from our previous days voyage…
Oslo to New York // Departure Day
Our wooden boat «Fram Jr.» ready for adventure after four days of sanding, soaking and painting. We now head 200nm south-west towards NYC.
FIELD OFFICE 3.0
January 2022: It is hard to believe that we once again found ourselves in a “home office strongly recommended” condition. But that handed another opportunity for a Field Office.
Once again close to our HQ we established a creative workshop surrounded by Norwegian spruce trees and a fresh layer of snow. Upgrades from Field Office 2.0 worth to mention was a shiny new flip-over, log fire and a cast iron pan sizzling with bacon.
14 December 1911
On Friday 14 December 1911, there was a simultaneous cry of ‘halt’ as the sledge meters registered their arrival at the South Pole. They had reached their goal after almost two months on skis. Symbolizing their united struggle, each of the men grasped the Norwegian flag with their frostbitten hands, and planted it firmly on the geographical South Pole.
INTO THE NORTH SEA
Text by:Alex Beal + Emma Garschagen, from the harbor in Marstrand, Sweden “It is the smallest of moments which make a difficult and sometimes tedious journey worthwhile” Journal Entry #1 August 21, 2021 // 11:37 // 51°41′ N 008° 31′ W // Wind SW 20-25 kts Leaving Ireland — The Irish county side has […]
Few Summer Time activities invigorate the soul and body like sailing. It’s a sport which seems to have weathered the advent of motorized ski-dos and high tech distractions—at least for those who are inclined to seek it. A sport so simple and yet so magical it’s difficult to capture in words—flying across water by using the wind. It seems like a thing of fiction.
“My experience with food is always changing and evolving with the desire to learn more, to share more, and to recognize that it not just about what we eat but who we eat with” As a chef, world traveler and environmental advocate, Gabe is passionate and dedicated to connecting people, food and culture. Making a […]
We don’t believe the path to a sustainable future is achieved through pushing discounted products in big volumes to the market.
Scandinavian Ski wear
Scandinavian Ski wear When deciding what to wear for that upcoming annual ski trip, it would be very wise to consider Scandinavian skiwear before any others on the market. Why, you might understandably ask yourself? In short, Scandinavian ski-wear has been designed over decades and centuries to provide the best possible protection and comfort in […]