Five Reasons to add a Graphite-Free based ski to your Quiver

Posted by Jenny Beckman on Jan 7th 2019

Some are clear, some are gray, some are white – but they’re all graphite free and aimed at warm or wet weather conditions. Notice the use of “aimed”? As time goes on these skis are proving successful … read more

Wax Recommendation - Pre Loppet - January 6th

Jan 5th 2019

Location: Theodore Wirth Park Trail HeadSNOW CONDITION: Transformed Snow ~95% Manmade, Mix of shade and sunForecasted Air Temp:                  Forecast H … read more

Women, Exercise, Motivation and Skiing

Posted by Jan Guenther on Nov 14th 2018

Besides knowing we (the Birke) can produce a small patch of snow from snowguns for the first time ever, I believe the Women’s Weekend of fun and fitness positively address universal concerns held by m … read more

Time for a Wave Upgrade: 5 Quick Tips for the Busy Skier

Posted by Jenny Beckman on Sep 14th 2018

The Nordic ski season is right around the corner! The first ski marathon is just over 100 days away, so now its time to start training! Not everyones has 8 hours a day to commit to training or even 2 … read more

SWIM RUN. Event - Race - Adventure

Posted by Jan Guenther on Aug 3rd 2018

I finished my third SwimRun event, this time at the Cuyuna trails in Crosby MN July 28th and it was FUN! I recommend it to anyone who wants a ‘change-up’ from triathlons. For me it was a catered train … read more