LAY­ERS ARE ALL THE RAGE

Runner's World (UK) - - Human Race -

Typ­i­cal at­tire for a Longyear­byen run­ner con­sists of woollen un­der­wear, three wool shirts, a pair of wool pants, wind­proof jacket, wind­proof pants and thick socks. ‘There is no such thing as bad weather – only bad cloth­ing,’ quips mem­ber Leif-erik Stor­moen. He’ll add a face mask, hat, hood and mit­tens to pre­vent frost­bite. ‘In win­ter, when it’s snow­ing and blow­ing, it’s like some­one is whip­ping your face,’ he says.

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