Who we are
Since 2016, the race organization has been led by Scott, Henrik och Martin: an American and 2 Danes.
Read more below about the team behind the race -- a team that would never manage without a HUGE group of volunteers during race week!
Want to join our team?
The race organization is looking for volunteers that can help between Wednesday and Sunday of Race Week (either individual days or several days). Kontakta Matilda via email.
SCOTT COLE (Partner + Marketing) races internationally in multisport and has participated in ÅEC 9 times, winning in 2012. He is a well-recognized profile and endurance athlete in Sweden and works as an endurance coach, inspirational speaker, and event-organizer. As an environmental economist he also advises public and private decision-makers on how to better account for the value of ecosystem services.
HENRIK WEILE (Partner + Race Director) has been part of the race leadership since 2005. He has a long career as a Naval Officer in the Royal Danish Navy and currently works as the manager of a grocery store that specializes in cross-border trade with Norway. He has organized race events for over 20 years.
MARTIN RASK (Partner + Logistics Coordinator) raced in ÅEC 2002 and has a number of endurance races under his belt, including BAMM, Ironman och the Stockholm swim-run race "Ö till Ö." He was race director for the free ride national championships in 2016. He moved to Åre from Stockholm in 2016 and has always appreciated a race with a nature-inspired challenge and ÅEC is the year's highpoint. He enjoys working with enthusiastic colleagues and looks forward to seeing the satisfaction of racers as they cross the finish line after a long year of training.
Email to Martin
Matilda Tiller Romner, Head of Volunteers
Matilda moved to Duved 2017, and loves everything nature has to offer here; be it summer or winter. She is originally from Skåne and has now found her place here in beautiful Jämtland. When she is not working on ÅEC, she is working as a translator and loves learning new languages. Her favourite activities here in Åre is skiing, MTB and kayaking.
Email to Matilda