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Top Birkie Things You Need to Know! 

  • Great shirt & Lumberjack Run registration for $15! Read on!
  • Help us to Go Green & score a Birkie Gear Bag!  Limited Qty!
  • Birkie Trail Run Half-Marathon Named USATF Championship!  
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Yo-Ho!  Ben talks lumberjacks,
the roots of the first Birkie,
& the inside scoop on how you
can be a lumberjack for $15!  Watch Now!
Birkie Trail Run Festival 
September 29 & 30, 2017 
Make it a Weekend!

Fun! On-Site Camping! BBQ! Birkie Brew-Ski! Live Music! Bonfires! Vendor Fair! Fall Leaves! 8 Events!  Learn More!
And, get Lumberjack Run for $15 with Trail Run registration!
Register Now!  
One Week Only!
Register for the Birkie Trail Run Festival and get the Lumberjack Run 5k for $15!
Birkie Trail Run Registration
Help the Birkie to Go Green & Score a Birkie Gear Bag Too!
When you register for Birkie, Korte or Prince Haakon 2018, you can help the ABSF to keep plastic bags out of landfills!  Limited Quantity Available!  Learn more!  
Make Your Life Better With Good Sleep!
Coming June 10th!
Purchase any Tempur-Pedic mattress from Slumberland Furniture and get a free entry to ANY year-round Birkie event!  Details Here!

Tips on How to
Trail Run Uphill

 Watch Now!

Learn how to run uphill
more efficiently! Follow this
web series to learn more
about trail running!


Birkie Kids
Mountain Bike Camp!

Get your kids' summer rolling with Birkie Youth Mountain Bike Camp!  For ages 6-18!  
Learn More & Register! 
Beer, Wine, & Golf,
for our Furry Friends!

Support the Northwoods Humane Society on Aug. 26 & 27 at Cause Fore Paws! Enjoy beer, wine, a silent auction and golf at Telemark Golf Course!   Email for details!

From Idea to Product
Where do product ideas come from, and what steps do they go through before they arrive at the retailers? Take a peek behind the scenes at Madshus.  

Keeping Motivated & Fit After 50 
By Jan Guenther

"How do I train for next year’s skiing when most of THIS PAST winter did not happen?  Why even bother trying to improve my skill or fitness level at all? Every piece of me is just becoming creaky!'"  
Read More!

Time for Adventure - Even Close to Home!
The goal here is not to get you all fired up about skiing, and snow, and winter and rollerskiing. Sure, all great things, but...
 Keep Reading

Like us on Facebook & be in the loop on the latest news and Birkie events!  #BirkieFever!
Channel Your Flannel Lumberjack Run 5K!
Join us July 22nd for the Lumberjack Run 5K!  Start & Finish at Lumberjack Bowl in Hayward!  Details!
 Register Now!
Birkie Trail Run
Half Marathon 2017 

The Birkie Trail Run Half Marathon is the USATF Half Marathon Trail Championship!  
Runners from across the US will be participating this September...will you?
  Read more!
Birkie Trail Kids!

Jumpstart summer with running, biking, biathlon, canoeing, paddleboarding, strength & flexibility training & more! For ages 7-13.  Mon & Wed through August!  Birkie Trail Kids Starts June 12th!
Learn More & Register Now!
Have you Read the Spring Birch Scroll?
Read your digital copy now!
Have You Got
Birkie Fever?

The only cure is more cowbell!
Registration is open for the  

Birkie, Korte, Prince Haakon, BirkieTour & Fat Bike Birkie!  Register Now 
...cuz, we can all use a little more cowbell in our lives!

Birkie Saturday Camp with Little Bellas!
The ABSF is partnering with 
Little Bellas – a mountain bike mentoring program for girls ages 8-13.  August 12th is the 1-day camp at the OO Trailhead.  Limited to 25 girls! Reserve Your Spot Now!  

Summertime Means Birkie Visitors!
A Tony Wise Museum of the American Birkebeiner docent is a knowledgeable guide who welcomes visitors and delivers commentary on the exhibits.  Become a docent today!  Flexible Docent shifts - Learn More!

Birkie Country on

Learn how to safety-check your bike and ride with confidence. Here are a few tips and free classes to help.

Cenex Corner Deli Caters Birkie Events
Catering to the many Birkie event competitors, spectators and volunteers was the perfect challenge for the Cenex Corner Deli in 2016 & 2017!
 Learn More!


Over the past decade we’ve closely studied how the human body functions & found that hydration plays a key role in helping mitigate the stresses of endurance exercise.
 Learn More!

Great Tasting &
Good for You

Cranberries are packed with vitamins, fiber and other nutrients, making them a healthy addition to your favorite summer salads, side dishes, sandwiches and more!  
Crantastic Recipes Here!
Rollerskiing Training To Stride or Not to Stride
There has been a long-standing debate as to whether it is ok to stride on rollerskis. One side argues that you are only
developing … 
Keep Reading

The Complimentary Motions of Indoor Rowing & Skiing
The motions of indoor rowing &
skiing are highly complementary,
and can help maintain muscular
balance, add variety in your work-
outs AND power to your poling. 

 Learn More!

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