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Top Birkie Things You Need to Know! 

  • Important Update! Fat Bike Birkie Riders!  New Earlier Start Time! 
  • Watch Yourself Cross the Finish Line at Birkie, Korte & Prince Haakon!
  • World Cup in Minneapolis! Discount Tickets for Birkie Skiers!
  • Set a Goal Event to Keep Your Training on Track!  Birkie Trail Run Festival!
What's Next at the Birkie?
Mark your calendars!
Ben Popp's got the inside scoop on all things Birkie!
Watch now!
New Earlier Start Time
for Fat Bike Birkie!

With spring-like temperatures expected on Saturday, we're starting the Fat Bike Birkie event 1-hour early! Read your Official 2020 Fat Bike Birkie Race Guide for all of the details & updates!
Watch Yourself Ski Across the Finish Line
The Birkie had streaming cameras at start areas, at the base of the bridge, and at the finish line! Friday & Saturday skiers can see themselves on course! 
Video only, no audio. 

Watch Now!
Get Your Birkie, Korte & Prince Haakon Photos!
MarathonFoto was on the trail snapping photos of Birkie, Korte & Prince Haakon skiers.  If you haven't looked at yours, now is the time! Click Here!
Join Us for Bed
Racing at Buck Hill!

Help us raise funds for an amazing organization, Bridging Inc., while riding the slopes on a mattress. We promise it will be SNOW much fun! Learn More!
Birkie Week
Race Results!

If you're looking for race results from Thursday, Friday, or Saturday races, look no further!
Get Results Here!

New SWIX Fluoro-Free Complete Wax System
Swix is proud to introduce a complete, three level, 
fluoro-free wax system called PRO for the 2020/2021 season. // Speed Beyond Limits.
Find out more!
GOOD LUCK TEAM USA!
Birkie skiers - Thanks for signing the Good Luck poster at the Birkie Expo! Salomon will deliver it to Team USA at the world cup in Minneapolis.  See you there! 
Get tickets here!
If You Lost it...
We May have Found It!

Each year there are skis, poles, sunglasses, keys, phones, and more lost during Birkie Week.  You have until March 31, 2020 to file a claim for lost items! Learn More!
Earth Rider - Official Beer of the Fat Bike Birkie
Earth Rider Brewery is thrilled to be the official beer of the Fat Bike Birkie! Earth Rider brews award-winning beer on the Duluth-Superior Harbor for Minnesota and Wisconsin. Learn More!

Take Control of
Your Hydration

Sports drinks started from humble beginnings. Since then they have evolved.  Here is an easy way to take control of your hydration. Learn more!

Join the Birkie
Legacy Circle

Remember the Birkie in your will and estate planning.  Become a member of the Birkie Legacy Circle.  Ensure the future of the Birkie forever.
Learn more!

5 Things to Know
About Thermoregulation

The key to staying warm? Never letting your body start to feel cold!  Learn how thermoregulation in the body works, read the Thermic Blog!   Learn more!

2020 - Year of the Trail
Support the Trail you love, now and for generations to come, through the Pierce & Lampman Trail Fund, as part of the Foundation for the Endowment of the American Birkebeiner.
Learn More!
They Say Skiers Are Made in the Summer...
There is nothing better than a goal event to keep your training plan on track. Register for the Birkie Trail Run Festival - check out the new venue!  Learn more!

Fischer Celebrates
the Birkie Spirit
With A Donation

Fischer is pleased to announce that their fundraising efforts at the Birkie Expo culminated in a $700 donation to Fast and Female, and Aktiv Against Cancer. 
 Learn more!

Three Cheers for Volunteers!
Thank you to our amazing Birkie volunteers!  Thanks to their support over 3400 shifts were filled leading up to and during Birkie week! Thank you!
Hydration for
Snow Sports

Cold weather and layers upon layers of gear can make it hard to tell when you’re breaking a sweat—but don’t be fooled!
Learn more!
Fun Toko Trivia!
Since when does Toko exist? 
1916
Where is Toko from? 
Switzerland
What famous chocolate bar used to be part of the same company as Toko?
Toblerone
Visit Toko!

Coop FIS Cross Country World Cup - Minneapolis!
March 17, marks the first time in 19-years that the world's best will compete on American snow. Birkie fans get $10 off infield tickets, use WCBIRKIE10OFF, offer expires 11:59PM on March 13.
Get Tickets Now!

Congratulations Gary! Volunteer of the Year
Gary Crandall is a longtime, dedicated, Birkie volunteer and community member.  As the 2020 Birkie Volunteer of the Year, Gary received a FRAMED bicycle, along with bragging rights! Congratulations Gary!
Save the Date!
The 2021 Birkie Week of events is slated for 2.25.21 through 2.28.21! Registration opens on May 1, 2020!  Save the date for adventure at Birkie 2021!
Get Your North Woods On
In the Hayward store, or online, the Birkie Store has you covered from head to toe, and everything in between! Shop Now!
Thanks to the 2020
Warriors & Inga!

Vergil Pinckney - Torstein, Tasha Pinckney - inga, David Kettula - Skjervald, were seen everywhere during Birkie Week!  We'd like to give them a shout-out for adding to the festivities of Birkie 2020! 
Learn more about this trio!

Your Race Energy -
From the Sun!

Thanks to a solar power system on our roof, we offset 95% of our manufacturing energy needs with power from the sun, to help fuel athlete PR’s and podiums around the world! Learn more!

Put on Your Race Face
New Moon Ambassador, Wes Gabel, offers a ski season wrap up with some of his favorite races. Enjoy and get excited for next year.  Learn more!

Calling All 2020 Birkie & Korte Award Winners
Did you know that you can have your Birkie or Korte awards shipped to you for only $8.00!  Deadline for shipping is March 31, 2020. 
Learn More!
Perform Better with
Less Foot Pain

Don't put up with foot issues messing up your day outside.  Learn how custom insoles support the many athletes and customers of Gear West.
Learn More!
"It's Going to Be OK"
Now in the Birkie Store!
Kikkan Randall's sock line inspired her to keep a positive mindset while going through cancer treatment. Two dollars from every pair goes to Aktiv Against Cancer. Get yours now!
Get The Latest Trail & Grooming Updates!
The skiing is still great in the north woods! Use our color-coded Trail Conditions map to see the latest grooming reports.  You'll always know when & where to ski!
Learn More!
#BirkieFever Fuels Birkie Green During Birkie Week
Thanks to your purchases in the Birkie Store during Birkie Week, over $400 from the sale of Birkie Green products will go to support Birkie Green projects! Thank you!
Learn more about Birkie Green!
 
Becker Law Link
Coming Summer 2020
Be a Part of it!

Imagine your name (or the name of a loved one) forever etched in stone, on the Birkie Trail, near the future Becker Law Link bridge over Hwy 77.  
Learn more!
Delicious & Nutritious Cranberry Recipes
Cranberries are packed with antioxidants, vitamin C, vitamin E and fiber. They are an excellent addition to any meal. See our recipe page for delicious ideas!
Find out more!

Relive the Excitement of the Birkie & Korte
U.S. Ski & Snowboard is excited to invite you to relive the 2020 Birkie & Korte races.  Your pay per view subscription supports cross-country skiing while bringing you exclusive coverage. Subscribe Now!

Surprise Your Own
Birkie Warrior

Give your Warrior permanent recognition on the Birkebeiner Warrior Wall at the Samuel C. Johnson Family Outdoor Center! Very few tiles remain! Makes a perfect "forever" gift!
Learn more!  
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