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Top 3 Birkie Things You Need to Know! 

  • Birkie Trail Run Festival in 1-week!  There is still time to register!
  • Birkie/Korte/Prince Haakon 85% full!  Ben Popp has the latest!
  • Fewer than 300 Birkie Gear Bags left!  Register & Save Yours Now!
September @birchscroll
Ben Popp, ABSF Director - on all things ABSF & Birkie!  See you in the north woods soon!
 Watch now!
2016 Birkie Recap Video - 3 Minutes You Don't Want to Miss!
Are you registered for the
Birkie, Korte & Prince Haakon?  
February races are 85% full!  
If you need a Friday Birkie fix...

Watch This!  
Birkie Trail Run Festival 
September 29 &30, 2017
Make it a weekend! 
On site Camping! Great food! Birkie Brew-Ski! Live Music! Bonfires! Vendor Fair!
8 Events!  USATF Half Marathon Championship! Unlimited Fun!
Still time to register!
Fewer Than
300 Bags Left!

The $125 value exclusive Birkie gear bag is available only while supplies last and only during the Birkie, Korte, and Prince Haakon registration process.  Get yours
before they're gone!
Tempur-Pedic® Presents: Candy
Are You Sleeping
on Gumballs?

The exceptional support and feel of a Tempur-Pedic sleep system is so unique, it’s difficult to put into words; we’ll let this video do the talking. It's a great fit for the active Birkie lifestyle.
Watch now.
Catching up with Salomon Athlete Hannah Halvorsen!
See what up and coming Salomon athlete Hannah Halvorsen has been up to this training season!
Meet Hannah!

Skiing the Birkie?  
Find Support Here!

Your goal is to ski or improve your Birkie experience. To do so you need the appropriate equipment & to expand your ski knowledge.  Where is the best place to... Learn more here!

Good Advice
Gone Wrong

Can you maintain your balance on a single, gliding ski? That’s great! Now it’s time to stop.
Here’s why... 

Living Nordic
Every Day

Everything you do in your
off-season can have a positive effect on your winter fitness.  
Read more!

With Great Skis Comes Great Responsibility
We are moving toward a time of year where skiing begins to appear in our periphery, when cold nights and crisp mornings remind us that...keep reading!

Inside Story:
Altitude Training

When done right, altitude training can improve fitness and increase your VO2max. If you miss, altitude training can wreck your season or even your career.  Learn more!

Wisconsin Cranberry Harvest Under Way
Wisconsin cranberry growers are hard at work harvesting this year’s cranberry crop! Enjoy fun cranberry festivals, marsh tours & more this fall!  Wisconsin Cranberry Experience!

Participate in the SkiErg World Sprints
It’s not too early to think about Concept2’s SkiErg World Sprints!  Add some fun & competition to your Birkie training!  Learn more!
Get Your Skis
Ready Now!

It's fall!  If you didn't put your skis away properly in the spring you should start trying to revive them now. Start with a full cleaning!  Here's how! 
12 Months of
Skiing on Snow

FITS sponsored athletes Brian & Caitlin Gregg just returned from a 3-week training camp as they prepare for the 2018 Olympic season.  They have now skied every month of the year on snow!  Read more! 
11 Fun Facts
About Marathons

We hope these help motivate you through your next race or inspire you to sign up for your first!  Read more!

Birkie Trail Run 2016 Recap
Join in the Birkie Trail Run Festival fun!  Get inspired! Watch Now!
Register through Friday, September 29th at 7pm!  
Birkie Trail Run
Half Marathon 2017 USATF Championship!

The half marathon participant field is deep with talent!  Join us at Birkie Ridge and watch this national event unfold!  It's not too late to join in the excitement of the USATF Half Marathon Trail Championship!  Register Now!
Embrace Your Inner Warrior!
Embrace your inner Torstein, Skjervald or Inga!  Three lucky skiers will represent the legacy of the Birkie in February 2018!  The annual contest opens on 11/1/17!  Don't miss out on a chance at this amazing experience!  Learn More!

New Planned Gathering Hub at OO
We're getting closer to the reality of a new outdoor recreation center at OO to provide enthusiasts with heated restrooms, kitchen, gathering room, bike & ski tech space, and wax room.  A great place to start and end your Birkie adventure!  Consider donating to Phase 2 now.  Thank you!

Get FAT this March!
The Fat Bike Birkie is the largest gathering of fat bikers in the world...and it happens here each March!  If you're looking for a new challenge, look no more!  So much fun it should be illegal!  Register now & save your spot on the starting line!

Run to Volunteer! 
Volunteer positions are still available for the Birkie Trail Run Festival.  Score a great shirt and have a great time!  

Did you know that 
WI ranks #4 in the U.S. for volunteerism?  We did!  Thank you to the best volunteers ever!  

New in the
Birkie Store!

The Birkie Store is ready for fall, are you?  We've got everything you need for fall weather, your training, unique gifts & more!  Its all in the Birkie Store!

Join the ABSF!
Sustain your Birkie Fever all year through!  Support what you love, help to make a difference, get great perks & advance notice on things that fuel your #BirkieFever!
Join Today!

Another great registration option!  Purchase a
TEMPUR-PEDIC mattress and get your Birkie entry free!  Sleeping has never felt so good!  

Introducing the Birkie Legacy Circle!
The Endowment for the American Birkebeiner Foundation is excited to announce the Birkie Legacy Circle. This designation is for those with the commitment & vision to make the Birke part of their estate plans. The Birke Legacy Circle is new and growing fast.  Learn more.
Adopt a Piece of the Birkie Trail!
The Birkie Trail Friend program allows you to honor those important to you by adopting 1K of the legendary Birkie Trail!
Adopt your 1K Today!
Rollerski Clinic with Birkie Ambassadors Team Gregg
Join Brian & Caitlin Gregg for a 30-min. roller ski clinic in Cable, WI, and join Team Gregg on their over distance roller ski workout.  Learn more
See You at the Birkie Trail Run Festival!
Great day, great food, great trail, great friends, great fun!  We'll see you at the Birkie Trail Run Festival!
Birkie Fun & Games!
With a full schedule of year-round, healthy, active, lifestyle events, there is something happening nearly every day in Birkieland!  If you're curious, check out the Birkie Events Calendar found on the home page of 
How Deep Is Your Birkie Fever
We're looking for docent volunteers for the Tony Wise Museum of the American Birkebeiner!  If you'd love to share your Birkie Fever with visitors, we'd love to talk with you!  Flexible volunteer shifts, help out with Birkie Store, & share your love of the Birkie!   Tony Wise Museum of the American Birkebeiner! 
Like us on Facebook & be in the loop on the latest news and Birkie events!  #BirkieFever!
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