Gear West Podcast #9: How to Peak for the Birkie

Feb 12th 2018

With the Birkie less than two weeks away, it's important to start to think about your taper and how to hit your peak. Adam and Speedy discuss what you should be doing over the next two weeks to … read more

Gear West Podcast #7: The Birkie is Coming!

Jan 12th 2018

Brodie, Speedy and Adam sit down to chat about cross country skiing and their interactions with it so far this winter. Ranging from Birkie trail reports and stories of Birkies gone by, to Speedy's exp … read more

Why You Should Try Skin Skis

Posted by Jenny Beckman on Jan 8th 2018

I have been cross country skiing my entire life, and classic skiing has always been my favorite of the two disciplines. There are few things I enjoy more than a long jaunt on the perfectly groomed … read more


Nov 28th 2017

As some of you may know, my partner in big adventures, Kate Ellis and I will be heading up north this coming spring to an Alaskan village to coach cross-country skiing to Alaska Native kids. The non-p … read more