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Cross-Country Ski Rentals
January 11, 2010
Looking for cross-country ski rentals? We've put together a collection of links, both in the Twin Cities and around the region.

BNS: Stone Grinder Update
October 24, 2016
Dave Chamberlain of Boulder Nordic Sport provides an update on the Boulder Nordic Sport stone grinding operation, including performance of their new stone grinding machine, pre-grinding new skis, and results of their testing from the previous seasons.

New Moon Ski Catalog
October 24, 2016
New Moon has released the cover for their 2016-17 season catalog and will begin shipping them out on Nov 1st. Sign up now to get your free catalog.

CXC SuperFit Series
October 18, 2016
CXC Super Fit is a weekend sale program at select Midwest locations where you can receive information first hand from CXC Team athletes and coaches about equipment, ski fitting, pole and wax selection. Plus bring in your existing equipment and have it evaluated. Stops this fall include Finn Sisu, Fontana Sports, Bike Doc, and Joe's Ski Shop.

New Moon: Ladies Night Coming Nov 12th
October 14, 2016
New Moon's Annual Ladies Night is on the calendar for the evening of Nov 12th. Held in conjunction with the popular HASTA Ski Swap, this is a great weekend to visit Hayward and get fired up for the coming ski season!

Ski Hut: Snow Fever Sale
October 13, 2016
Ski Hut is running their annual Snow Fever Sale, Oct 13-21st. Deals on Fischer, Salomon equipment and more.

Out There: Fall Frost Update
October 12, 2016
Out There reports frost in the woods and a lot of activities going on, including Team Out There athletes flying high, podcasts, new ski kits, youth equipment exchange, Trail Kids winter sessions, and exciting news about a new club in Barron County.

Continental: Yard Sale this Weekend
October 9, 2016
Continental's annual Yard Sale event is this weekend, Oct 14-16th. Some of their biggest savings of the year. Ski swap prices without the crowds or the pressure to buy. Plus deals on closeout bikes, clothing, and accessories

Gear West: MN High School Coaches Wax Clinic
October 8, 2016
Gear West will be hosting a special MN High School Coaches Wax Clinic with Chris Hall of Fischer/Swix on Thursday evening, Oct 13th. The event is open to all MN Nordic coaches and will include special giveaways and a chance to win a pair of Swix Triac 2.5s poles.

Pioneer Midwest: Matt Liebsch Joins the Shop
October 6, 2016
Matt Liebsch has joined Pioneer Midwest, located in Osseo, Minnesota. Liebsch, a graduate of Osseo High School, returns to the Nordic ski shop where he was first employed in 2002.

BNS: Swix Clinic Next Wednesday
October 6, 2016
Boulder Nordic Sport Midwest in Bloomington is hosting a wax clinic with Swix Nordic Race Service Manager Chris Hall on Wednesday evening, Oct 12.

Finn Sisu: Vakava Masters, Ski Assessments
October 2, 2016
Finn Sisu's Vakava Masters Technique and Training Program kicks off this Thursday, Oct 6th. And new this season, they are now offering ski fleet assessment using their custom flex testing rig.

Borah Teamwear: New Nordic Suit Designs
September 30, 2016
Borah Teamwear has unveiled four new Nordic ski suit designs, adding to their existing collection. Develop a new team design, or customize your own personal suit today.

Pioneer Midwest: Boat Sale
September 18, 2016
Pioneer Midwest is holding their Boat Sale, featuring Northstar canoes at 10% off, SUP 15% off and 20% off all paddle sport accessories.

Fall Sales and Ski Swaps
September 15, 2016
We've been updating our calendar on fall ski sales and swaps. Many of the big Twin Cities sales are this weekend, Sep 18-20, and then the majority of ski swaps are scheduled for October and November.

Dæhlie: Same Brand, New Identity
September 15, 2016
Formerly marketed as Bjørn Dæhlie, the organization is retooling its image, going with the DÆHLIE branding. The brand's identity has evolved from a purely technical ski brand to a performance training and active Nordic lifestyle brand. The company will continue to be the official supplier for the Norwegian Cross Country Ski Team.

Out There: Fall Preparations
September 14, 2016
Out There ski shop in Rice Lake is feeling the change in seasons! Check out their latest update which highlights a new podcast, team updates, youth exchange, Winter bike jackets, upcoming events and team orders.

Fischer: Skin Skis Guide
September 12, 2016
Ahead of the big Twin Cities sales weekend, Fischer has published a guide on how to get the best performance and wear from Skin skis.

Kevin Johnson Joins Endurance Enterprises
August 24, 2016
Kevin Johnson has joined the Endurance Enterprises team as their Midwest Sales Rep. Johnson will be promoting Start, Bliz and Swenor brands.

Finn Sisu: Strength Clinics
August 24, 2016
Finn Sisu founder Ahvo Taipale is leading a fitness testing session this Saturday morning, Aug 27th at Battle Creek, and Jill Winegar is speaking on core strength on Monday evening, August 29th at Finn Sisu.

Hoigaards: Rollerskiing 101 Clinic
August 17, 2016
Hoigaard's Andy Turnbull will lead a rollerski clinic for looking to explore the off-season training sport, this Saturday morning, August 20th. RSVP is required.

Continental: Giant Bikes Demo
August 17, 2016
Continental Bike and Ski is hosting a Bike Demo and Customer Appreciation Lunch August 27th at Lester Park and 28th at Spirit Mountain in Duluth. Bring your helmet, bike shoes, and check out the latest MTB bikes and some lunch.

Finn Sisu: Summer Wind Down, State Fair Deals
August 16, 2016
Finn Sisu is offering 40% off on their summer clothing, State Fair deals on sauna, and an upcoming talk by Jill Winegar on core strength.

Out There: Support Team Out There Athletes
August 2, 2016
With the Olympics starting this week, its a great time to rally support for athletes, both local and international. Out There is offering trucker hats with some of the proceeds going to the OT athlete of your choice.

Borah Epic Donates $20K to CAMBA
July 25, 2016
In only its fourth year running, the Epic was able to generate a $20,000 donation to benefit the Chequamegon Area Mountain Bike Association.

Hoigaards Paddle Derby Results
July 15, 2016
The first seven events of the Hoigaards Paddle Derby are on the books. Check out the updated results, and join them for one of the last three events this season.
Results: Paddle Derby
Hoigaards Paddle Derby

Finn Sisu: Dr. Heather Cichanowski on Tales of a Traveling Team Physician
July 15, 2016
Finn Sisu continues their lecture series with Dr. Heather Cichanowski speaking next Monday, July 18 about her experiences as the team physician for the US Cross Country Team. She'll also have tips on how to stay healthy during the skiing season.

Bike Dr: July 4th Web Sale
July 1, 2016
Bicycle Doctor's latest newsletter highlights their online only 4th of July sale, the upcoming Crafty Cow ride, their FlamingoFest in a few weeks, and MTB events for juniors and adults.

Midwest Mountaineering: Firecracker of a Sale
June 30, 2016
Midwest Mountaineering is running their 4th of July sale now through Monday, including some big deals on Patagonia samples, and a coupon for a free stainless steel liter bottle with any purchase.

Finn Sisu: Nutrition Presentation, New Products, Advice for New Skiers
June 22, 2016
The latest Finn Sisu newsletter highlights Nutritionist Katelyn Engel's presentation Monday, Jun 27th, on workout nutrition basics: What to eat before, during, and after exercise. Plus checkout their new product roundup and advice for beginning skiers.

Out There: Special Offer on Skate Rollerskis
June 20, 2016
Out There is offering a special online deal on Oneway Skate 7 rollerskis, with just a limited quantity remaining.

Hoigaards: Anniversary Sale on thru Sunday
June 13, 2016
Hoigaards is running their annual anniversary sale, now thru this Sunday, June 19th. Everything on sale, plus find a $10 of $50 coupon on their website.

Borah Teamwear Rolls Out Michael Valenti Art Jerseys
June 10, 2016
Renowned artist, Michael Valenti and Borah Teamwear have taken a modern twist on old school cycling art and created a unique and exclusive collection of custom cycling jerseys composed of three original Valenti cycling art prints, featuring the Hoogerheide Cyclocross World Championships, Mount Ventoux from the Tour de France and the spring classic Paris Roubaix.

Bike Dr: Happy Hour with Jens Voigt
June 10, 2016
In the latest Bicycle Doctor newsletter they highlight an evening with euro cycling legend Jens Voight next Tuesday, Summer Solstice event at Lapham Peak, first-time mountain bike clinic, and the upcoming Craft Cow ride.

Out There: Rollerski Sessions
May 22, 2016
Out There shop is hosting some evening and overdistance rollerski sessions, with the first one on tap for Wednesday, May 25th.

Ski Hut: Spring Newsletter
May 19, 2016
Ski Hut's spring newsletter highlights Summer Fever sale, group rides, Le Grand Du Nord (epic gravel rides), and the Duluth Enduro series.

Hoigaards: Rollerski 101 Clinic this Saturday
May 18, 2016
Hoigaards is offering another introduction to rollerskiing session this Saturday, May 21st. Lead by Andy Turnbull, the clinic introduces the equipment and teaches basic rollerskiing skills and training techniques. Bring your ski boots, a helmet, and ski poles (or borrow some) -- RSVP is required.

Gear West: Learn to Rollerski Event
May 16, 2016
Gear West will be hosting a free rollerski clinic Sunday, May 29th. Bring your helmet, ski boots and poles and they'll set you up with a pair of demo rollerskis.

Finn Sisu: Last Call for Ski Swap Gear
May 16, 2016
Finn Sisu has a last call for used ski gear — skis, boots, poles, clothes — in advance of their 4th Annual Ski Swap May 19-21. Plus checkout deals on saunas and accessories.

Finn Sisu: Spring Fest May 19-21
May 9, 2016
Finn Sisu will be holding their Spring Fest event, May 19-21, featuring their best sauna deals of the season and annual ski swap. Gear for the ski swap can be dropped off now until May 18th. Plus check out their summer training programs, for adults as well as juniors.

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