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Top Birkie Things You Need to Know! 

  • ABSF Early Bird Membership! Special SWAG offer through 4/10/17!
  • Volunteer of the Year announced!
  • Get the latest update from Ben Popp - watch his video below!
Ben Popp, ABSF Director - on Spring, Trail Update, Membership, Running Water & More! Watch Now!
Wear Your Birkie Fever on your Sleeve ...Literally!
Join the ABSF between now and Monday, April 10, and depending on your membership level you'll receive this limited edition jacket, vest, or other cool Birkie gear, including 20% off in the Birkie Store! Details here! 
Did You Rock BirkieFest?!
There is still time to pre-order a BirkieFest t-shirt!  Plus, check out the clearance items in the Birkie Store!
Carl Kozak
Volunteer of the Year

Carl is a dedicated volunteer who helps out whenever or wherever help is needed. We thank Carl for his hard work and ongoing dedication to the ABSF, the Birkie Trail, and Birkie events all year ‘round.  Congratulations Carl!
Read More!
Can Your Mattress
Do this?

If a picture is worth a thousand words, a video can tell the whole story. Check out this clip from Tempur-Pedic, using a simple glass of wine.
The ABCs of Awareness
lways Be Seen
Trek worked with Clemson University on how to best increase your visibility on the road.  Stay safer on your ride - watch now! 
Thank you Volunteers!
From Jan. 1 -- Mar 15, the ABSF had over 3800 volunteer shifts, over 2000 volunteers helped out, with many fulfilling more than one shift.  Now, THAT is dedication. We offer our most sincere Thanks to each and every volunteer!  Next Up!  Lumberjack Run - July 22!   
Kids! Kids! Kids!
2017 Birkie Spring/Summer programming is all about kids!  First up - Birkie Kids Mountain Bike Camp and
Birkie Trail Kids!  

Pure Running Fun
Watch Now!
No matter where you run, get out & enjoy life on your own two feet. Let Salomon inspire you!  Spring is here - enjoy every step!


Sunday, April 23rd
A Free one-day event designed to motivate and inspire. Kari Gibbons, Dr. Lori Goodsell, & Jan Guenther cover topics like Running 101, refueling...

Read More!

Best Spring Skiing Ever!
Spring fever hits us Nordic skiers a little differently sometimes. Instead of dusting off bikes, and running shoes, we often turn to ... Keep Reading

Birkie Trail Run
Half Marathon 2017 USATF Championship!

The Birkie Trail Run Half Marathon, part of the Birkie Trail Run Festival weekend of events, has been selected as the USATF Half Marathon Trail Championship in 2017 by USA Track & Field, the national governing body.
 Read more!
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 & More!
8 Events!  Unlimited Fun!
Register Now!  
You're Invited!
Jessie Diggins
Welcome Home Event!

Wednesday, April 12th!
Details here!
Winter is Coming!
Mark Your Calendars!
Registration for the Birkie, Korte, Prince Haakon, BirkieTour & Fat Bike Birkie opens on
May 1, 2018!
Halfway There!
Just 8 short months ago we launched Phase 2 of our Honoring the Legacy – Ensuring the Future Capital Campaign.  Through the generous support of 1500 donors we are now over halfway to our goal!  We are incredibly grateful for the support of all who have helped us to reach this point in the campaign.  Learn more!  
Watch Your Mailbox!
The spring issue of the Birch Scroll will soon be arriving in your mailbox!  Loaded with stories, photos, and Fat Bike Birkie results!

Summer Vacation…
For Your Skis

 Here are a few important tips to keep your skis in tip-top shape before you put them away for the summer.

- Team New Moon Bike & Ski

Spring Ski Cleaning & Summer Storage
If you have not done so already, you should properly clean, wax, and store your skis for the long hot summer.  
See all 11 steps and tips! 

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Become a Museum Docent!
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!
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