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Bike Dr: Bike Sale, Wheeling Wednesday, Ride to the Barns
August 19, 2015
The Bicycle Doctor's latest newsletter highlights Wednesday evening rides, upcoming Ride to the Barns, women's Mountain Bike Monday, and a number of sale items.

Finn Sisu: Trail Marathon Deals, Dryland Training Discussion
August 18, 2015
In support of the Saint Paul Urban Trail Marathon on Saturday, Finn Sisu is featuring 40% off all running gear this week, plus race bag pickup on Wednesday, Aug 19th from 4 to 8 pm.

Borah Epic Donates $17,500 to CAMBA
August 12, 2015
In only its third year, the Borah Epic was able to generate a donation over $17K to directly benefit the Chequamegon Area Mountain Bike Association. The funds will be used to create new trails, reroute existing trails, and maintain one of the top single track trail systems in the country.
Borah Teamwear Seeking Print Technician

Madshus Announces 2nd Annual Peter Hale Memorial Scholarship Program
August 12, 2015
Madshus has announced their 2nd annual Peter Hale Memorial Scholarship Program. Madshus will select one upcoming young male and female athlete, whose team will then receive a full Madshus set up of skis, bindings, boots and poles to aid in their continued ski development. Application deadline is Sept 15th!

Rossignol Names new Nordic Racing Manager
August 10, 2015
Rossignol has announced Evan Pengelly has been hired as their new Nordic Racing Manager. Pengelly will take over duties for the elite program management, tech support for athletes and coaches, and support for retail partners.

Gear West: Adventure Scavenger Hunt this Wednesday
August 8, 2015
Gear West is hosting an Adventure Scavenger Hunt this Wednesday, Aug 12th. High School athletes are invited to explore the trails around Long Lake, find treasures, treats, and plenty of prizes! Enjoy a roughly 5 mile course and get your workout for the day to boot.

Borah Teamwear Offers Pole and Wax Team Incentive
August 6, 2015
Borah Teamwear has aligned with wax and pole distributors to offer an additional incentive for teams and clubs ordering custom nordic or alpine apparel this season. The Borah Bundle includes includes a 30 percent discount through select retailers - but its a limited offer, acting before Oct 15th to get your deal.

Hoigaards: Final Paddle Derby of the Season
August 2, 2015
Next Thursday, August 6th, is your final chance to race in the Hoigaard's Paddle Derby this year. The last race of the season will be followed by the popular Paddler's Potluck and Racer's Social Hour and the Championship Awards Ceremony.
Results: Hoigaards Paddle Derby Results

Midwest Mountaineering: Mosquito Coupons
August 2, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering's latest newsletter has a couple of 50% off coupons for bug protection products, and highlights upcoming events including the Reel Rock film tour, Customer Appreciation Party, and a load of clinics and special events.

Gear West: Birkie Trail Run Entry Drawing
July 30, 2015
Gear West is drawing names to give away an entry to the Birkie Trail Run and Trek, Sep 26th. Just sign up for one of their email lists and you'll be automatically entered! Contest ends August 23rd

Finn Sisu: Summer Doldrums Sale
July 19, 2015
Finn Sisu is offering 20% off nearly everything in the store. Plus stop in on Monday, July 27 for a presentation by Jill Winegar on dry-land training.

Out There to the Top
July 16, 2015
Out There Shop is on a mission to grow the Nordic sport. This year, they've added Minnesotan Ben Saxton to their list of team athletes. Check out their programs and services to learn how you can be part of the team!

Gear West: 2015 Ski Selection Trip
July 16, 2015
Gear West's Matt Liebsch will be heading east to the U.S. distribution center for Fischer Skis in search of the very best race skis. Liebsch will be taking their Flex Tester to facilitate the ski-picking. Reserve your new race skis now!

Gear West: Threshold Thursday
July 6, 2015
Gear West invites runners and skiers to ramp up their training with Threshold Thursday Series at Baker Park. This will be an out and back timed run for a total of four miles. Meet at Snap Fitness in Maple Plain. First race is July 9th!

Out There: Summer is Flying By
June 26, 2015
Out There shop is celebrating summer with deals on CRAFT Bike & Run, Karhu Shoes, Bjorn Daehlie and FITS with 20% off all instock items.

Hoigaards: Monday Evening Rides
June 19, 2015
Hoigaard's has started up their Monday evening rides. Everyone is welcome, the group ride is moderate pace and usually runs 1.5 to 2 hours.

Finn Sisu: Father's Day Deals
June 17, 2015
Finn Sisu's latest newsletter highlights deals on running gear for Father's Day, plus advice on early summer training.

Gear West: Father's Day Sale
June 16, 2015
Gear West Father's Day Sale runs thru Sunday - Buy one clothing item, get a second at 1/2 price. Plus big savings on run shoes, Nordics skis and boots. And while you're out there, check out the new Gear West Adrenaline building.

Midwest Mountaineering: Father's Day Coupons
June 15, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering celebrates upcoming Father's Day with some freebie and 50% off coupons, plus check out their sales and upcoming events. And the $5,000 wilderness/environmental grant application deadline has been extended to June 30th.

Hoigaards: 120th Anniversary Sale
June 10, 2015
Hoigaards is celebrating their 120th anniversary with a sales event that starts this Friday, June 12th and runs through the 22nd. Nearly everything on sale, plus a $10 of $50 coupon is available.

Continental: Tuesday Night Rides
June 8, 2015
Nikolai Anikin and Continental Ski and Bike will lead a Free Tuesday night no-drop group ride. The location of the ride will rotate each week and will start at 6pm and last around 2 hours. When the mountain bike trails are too wet we will road ride.

Finn Sisu: Vakava Juniors Start Monday
June 4, 2015
Vakava Juniors summer ski training starts next Monday, June 8th, plus Finn Sisu is running a number of special deals on running clothes and gear for Father's Day.

Midwest Mountaineering: June Newsletter
May 26, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering's latest newsletter has their June event/clinics schedule, as well as a free stainless steel mug offer, and details on their $5000 environmental/wilderness grant.

Hoigaards Memorial Day Sale
May 21, 2015
Hoigaards is kicking off Memorial Day weekend with their lowest prices of the season on camping equipment. And they've added 20% off coupons for a number of hot product lines.

Joes Sporting Goods: Fischer Rollerskis on Sale
May 21, 2015
Joe's Sporting Goods is now stocking the new Fischer rollerskis, in both classic and skate versions -- and they are on sale now. Plus they have the V2 skis and 50% off Nordic poles as well.

Midwest Mountaineering Memorial Day Sale
May 18, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering's latest newsletter highlights their Memorial Day Weekend sales including some coupon deals (20% off one item!), and a big list of upcoming events and clinics.

Pioneer Midwest Spring Sale
May 17, 2015
Pioneer Midwest is running their Spring Sale, and introducing paddle sports, camping gear, and outdoor footwear into their line up. Discounts up to 20% off, the sale runs May 18th to the 25th.

Gear West: Learn to Rollerski Session
May 17, 2015
Gear West is offering a free learn-to-rollerski clinic on Sunday, May 31st. The clinic is designed for beginners who want to learn the basics of rollerskiing and Gear West will provide rollerskis (skate or classic). Registration is required.

Ski Hut: Celebrate Summer
May 15, 2015
Ski Hut is ready for summer! Check out the Bell Built contest that could award $100K for Spirit Mountain MTB trails, womens ride day, BBQs, paddling film fest, and group rides.

Boulder Nordic Rollerski Demo
May 12, 2015
Boulder Nordic Sport Midwest is hosting a rollerski demo session this Sunday morning, May 17th, at Hyland Park in Bloomington. Come out and try the latest equipment, including a number of rollerski brands.

New Moon: Summer Outreach Events
May 10, 2015
New Moon Ski Shop in Hayward has a busy summer planned! Check out the event schedule, including tech support at Cable Offroad, weekly singletrack group rides, a womens MTB clinic, and more.

Out There Spring Events
May 7, 2015
The Out There shop in Rice Lake has a number of great events on tap this spring, including a trail run for Mother Days, masters training starting next week with a potluck, Nordic walks, youth MTB camps, and more.

Finn Sisu: Spring Fest, Saunas, Ski Swap and Diggins!
May 7, 2015
Finn Sisu is celebrating Spring Fest the weekend of May 15-18, with special deals on saunas, their annual ski swap, barbecue, and Olympian and World Champion Jessie Diggins will be in shop from noon to 2pm on Saturday, May 16th.

Gear West: Mother's Day Sale
May 5, 2015
Moms get this one day each year and Gear West is helping make it count: Get your 15% off coupon for either Gear West Ski and Run or Gear West Adrenaline and checkout additional discounts on casual clothing, active clothing, run shoes and more.

Finn Sisu: Masters Training, Mothers Day, Deals
April 29, 2015
Finn Sisu is reminding skiers that training groups fire up next week already, as well as featuring some 20% off specials this week and then next week in honor of Mother's Day.

Hoigaards: North Face Mountain Athletics Event
April 27, 2015
Hoigaards is hosting a North Face for Mountain Athletics event this Saturday, May 2nd. Training specifically geared towards preparing for and achieving any outdoor goal. Held outdoors, right at Hoigaards, with prizes/swag to follow.

Gear West Trail Running Film Fest
April 26, 2015
Trails in Motion Film Tour is making a stop in Minnesota, showing the the best trail running films around. The nine short films will be shown Sunday afternoon, May 3rd. Tickets are limited!

Continental Bike Swap This Weekend
April 22, 2015
Continental in Duluth is hosting their annual spring Bike Swap offering a chance to sell and/or buy used bikes with great deals. Part of the proceeds help benefit the United Way of Duluth.

Midwest Mountaining's Outdoor Adventure Expo this Weekend
April 20, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering's huge spring Outdoor Adventure Expo kicks off this Friday afternoon and runs through the weekend! Loads of exhibitors and presentations, and their latest newsletter has special event coupons, including a freebie and a number of 60% off deals.

Gear West: Race Ski Selection Service
April 18, 2015
Gear West is taking reservations for their Race Ski Selection Service. Matt Liebsch will hand select your new skis directly from Fischer's, Salomon's, Atomic's and Rossignol's race ski centers. Sign up now to get the best skis right off the production line.

Finn Sisu: Spring/Summer Training Programs
April 15, 2015
Finn Sisu has posted updated information on their spring and summer training programs for adults and juniors. Registration is now open.

Midwest Mountaineering April Newsletter
April 15, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering is winding up for their big spring Outdoor Adventure Expo coming next weekend, April 24-26. Check out current savings, including a coupon for a free titanium spork with qualifying purchase.

Hoigaard's Bike and Boat Sale and Swap this Weekend
April 14, 2015
Hoigaard's Bike & Boat Sale & Swap starts Friday under the big tent! They'll have a big selection of new and used (swap) bikes, canoes, kayaks and stand up paddle boards along with some deals from paddle manufacturers. Registration for the swap is open through Thursday!

Gear West Tri Expo
April 12, 2015
Gear West is holding a triathlon expo this Saturday and Sunday, Apr 18-19th. Visit with reps from triathlon specific companies, meet local race directors and check out the new 2015 products. Group workouts, demos, deals, and free food for all!

Bike Dr: Whale of a Sale Weekend
April 10, 2015
The Bicycle Doctor is running their annual spring Whale of a Sale this weekend, April 9-12th. The event features 100s of bikes, along with an expo to get you set for the cycling season.

Hoigaards: Team Gregg Meet and Greet Saturday
April 7, 2015
Hoigaards is honored to have Team Gregg, Brian and Caitlin, at their shop this Saturday. Stop out and chat with them about their incredible 2014-2015 season.

Midwest Mountaineering: Spring Outdoor Adventure Expo
April 7, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering's huge Spring Outdoor Adventure Expo is coming up April 24-26. As part of the big show, the Banff Mountain Radical Reels tour will be showing. Check out hundreds of exhibitors, presentations, and of course, Midwest Mountaineering's own big sale!

Bike Dr: Whale Sale Coming, Project One, Happy Easter
April 3, 2015
Bicycle Doc's annual Whale of a Sale is coming up next weekend, check out their new Project One fit studio, and holiday hours this weekend.

Gear West: Jason Cork Clinic Saturday
April 2, 2015
US Ski Team's Jason Cork will be holding his final Twin Cities wax clinic at Gear West on Saturday afternoon. If you can't make it out there, they will be attempting a livestream on Youtube!
Video: Jason Cork at Gear West Livestream (starts at noon on Sat)

Gear West: Rollerski Rental Program
April 1, 2015
Gear West is firing up their summer rollerski rental program, providing a great way for juniors to check out cross-country ski training without having to make the full commitment (and having the option to purchase later on).

BNS April Updates
April 1, 2015
Boulder Nordic Sport Midwest isn't putting the skis away just yet -- in fact, they just boosted their inventory! Plus you can order a hand-selected ski straight from the factories in Europe.

Jason Cork at BNS Tonight
March 30, 2015
Join US Ski Team coach Jason Cork for a World Cup wax clinic at Boulder Nordic Sport Midwest tonight, Monday, March 30 at 6:00pm. Get all the latest waxing info, techniques, and stories direct from the World Cup. Drinks and snacks will be provided!

Out There: Fool Not to Be Out There Contest
March 28, 2015
Out There shop is running an April Fools promo -- use the hashtag #foolnottobeoutthere in your social media pictures and you could be their winner.

Diggins. Gregg Debut Podiumwear One-Piece Race Suits
March 27, 2015
Fresh off their World Championship medal earning performances, Jessie Diggins and Caitlin Gregg raced in the SuperTour Spring Series Thursday in Sun Valley sporting brand-new Podiumwear one-piece ski suits. The new one-piece design will be available for order beginning March 30th.

Jason Cork Wax Clinics
March 25, 2015
US Ski Team mens Nordic coach Jason Cork will be in the Twin Cities next week for a series of wax clinics and discussion sessions: Monday, Mar 30 at BNS, Thursday Apr 2nd at Finn Sisu and Saturday April 4th at Gear West.

Borah Teamwear Custom Pro Kit Giveaway
March 23, 2015
Borah Teamwear is offering five custom pro cycling kits, to be awarded by random drawing from all the entries they receive by next Monday, March 30th.

Gear West: Alpine for XC
March 20, 2015
For those into both cross-country and downhill, Gear West is offering a free performance tune for those purchasing Alpine skis -- with up to 50% off Alpine skis, boots and casual winter clothing.

Bike Dr: New Website, Rides begin, Road Bike Closeout Sale
March 20, 2015
Bicycle Doctor rolls out a new website, fires up their spring rides, offering closeouts on some road bikes, and final call for stonegrinding.

Finn Sisu: Race Skis, Wax and Trail Running
March 19, 2015
Finn Sisu is offering sales on race skis (up to 40% off), deals on wax and waxing accessories, and discounts on trail running shoes for the spring.

Midwest Mountaineering March Newsletter
March 19, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering's latest newsletter has some coupons on keeping your equipment secure, plus highlights of upcoming clinics and seminars.

Gear West: Ski Base Analysis
March 9, 2015
Matt Liebsch covers ski bases and shows how many skis can get "burned out" by season end, and the benefits of a fresh stonegrinding. Bring your skis in, they will analyze the bases for free.

BNS: Spring Sale, Warm Waxing
March 9, 2015
Boulder Nordic Sport is running their Spring Sale with discounts on a wide array of Nordic products including top-of-the-line skis and boots, and also has some suggestions for warm weather waxing as the season winds down.

Hoigaards: Final Markdowns in Winter Clearance
March 6, 2015
Hoigaard's is on their final markdowns as they clear out remaining winter equipment with savings of up to 50% on skiing equipment and apparel.

Gear West: Skin Sale
March 5, 2015
Just in time for the spring skiing, Gear West is cutting prices on skintec skis including the Atomic Sport Skintec, Salomon Equipe RC Skin, and Atomic Redster Skintec models.

Ski Hut: Best Weekend of the Season
March 5, 2015
Ski Hut is celebrating one of the best weekends of the season -- fresh snowfall, great weather, and equipment on sale 20-60% off store wide. Plus info on the Balsam Basher Fat Bike race next week.

Joes Ski Shop: Final Winter Clearance
March 5, 2015
Joe's Ski Shop is St. Paul is running their final winter clearance sale this weekend, March 6-8th. Savings of 50-70% off Nordic and accessories!

Midwest Mountaineering March Newsletter
March 4, 2015
Midwest Mountaineering rolls out their March newsletter with some big coupons on kayaks and SUPs, clearance pricing on cross-country equipment, and a list of March events.

Podiumwear Offers New Jessie Diggins Products Celebrating Historic World Championships
March 4, 2015
Podiumwear is celebrating Jessie Diggins and Caitlin Gregg's historic World Championship medals with a new line up of hats, headbands and buffs. Designs include a World Championship theme, as well as items matching the Jessie Diggins ski suit designs.

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