Skiers claiming to be as old as the sport itself, families with baby sleds in tow and young fitness conscious adults. With its chameleon-like ability to adapt over time, Darwin himself would get goose bumps at the diverse ways in which skiing changes to meet different needs. Check out any Nordic center over a three-day ski weekend, and you'll catch a glimpse into the ... Read more >
Every year since 1973, come mid-February, a small, highly trained and motivated citizen army begins to stir. They come from the small communities of Cable and Hayward, Wisconsin; and across the states of Wisconsin, Minnesota and the entire Midwest to take their positions.
This talented army includes more than 2,000 volunteers who provide the manpower, ingenuity, expertise and human resources that power the American Birkebeiner.
Called the largest cross country ski race in North America, the Birkebeiner registered more than ... Read more >