Get your winter sports kicks in Norway

KicksleddersLast year, Paul Miles represented Britain in the Kicksled World Championships in Norway. He recounts his adventure in The Guardian.

We arrived in Geilo (pronounced Yeah-lo) a day ahead of the race. The resort looked a picture in snow and sunshine, surrounded by gentle, flat-topped mountains. We arranged a spark training session with tour guide Niklas Sørensen, a stubbly-chinned twentysomething, dressed in black and, ominously, with two fingers bound in a splint.

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