Locals from Sisimiut: “ACR is amazing – it  changes the town”

The atmosphere in the beautiful little town Sisimiut is amazing as the worlds toughest ski race ACR is taking place here.
- Meet some of the locals from Sisimiut  and hear what they tell about the magical atmosphere in town and what it does to the city and the people who lives here.

“We come back to ACR every single year and we love it”. Says a local woman from Sisimiut. “All the locals come to take part of this amazing event. It really does something to the town.”

About 3000-4000 people show up every year. It is amazing - especially because it means that almost all town is here. Around 5000 people live in Sisimiut, Greenlands second largest town.


And the women are fascinated by the many participants joining ACR. “We are cheering for everyone. Not only our own friends”

The locals show up with flags  - and they cheer all day long when the ACR participants ski by. 

Every one takes part of the event. The youngest and the oldest people in Sisimiut