Ahvo Taipale with Rex wax tech Chris Hecker, World Cup Ruka, November 24, 2018
Continental: Train with Nikolai
August 28, 2019
Nikolai Anikin is running fall/winter training group for adults in Duluth area. The Thursday Night group meets at Chester Bowl for dryland in the fall and then switches to Grand Ave Chalet for on-snow lessons.
Out There: Support Women in Nordic Sport
August 28, 2019
With the recent signing of Out There Team athlete Tara Geraghty-Moats with Madshus and her victories at the Summer Grand Prix, Out There is running a Madshus Promo from Aug 28th – Sep 30th. When purchasing any Madshus item Out There will donate 10% of the sale to the non-profit supporting Women in Nordic Sports organization.
New Moon: Demo Bike Sale
August 14, 2019
New Moon is has a group of demo bikes on sale, including a nice variety of mountain bikes, fat bikes, and even an e-bike. Stop in soon for the best deals!
Borah: Borah Epic Donations Exceed $100K
August 5, 2019
The Borah Epic held its seventh annual event this past June and welcomed a record number of riders in both the half and full race distances. For year seven, the Epic generated over $17K donation to benefit the CAMBA trails, which now totals $107K since the race was founded in 2013.
Ski Hut: Kids Bike Clinics
June 27, 2019
Join Ski Hut on Monday evening, July 1st, for a free kids informational and educational clinic. Learn the basics on how to size and choose the proper bike for your child, the ABC's of biking safety, and proper equipment fitting. Staff will be available to answer questions and assist in helping you and your kid be prepared for an active biking summer!
Ski Hut: Womens MTB Clinic thisThursday
June 16, 2019
Ski Hut is offering another women's mountain bike maintenance clinic this Thursday evening, Jun 20th. Learn the basics on repairs, as well as much of the jargon and even topics such as what to wear.
Out There New Website
June 13, 2019
Out There Nordic shop in Rice Lake has rolled out their completely redesigned website. Catch up on podcasts, articles and of course all the events and products.
Finn Sisu: Lecture Series Starts with Talk on Shoulder/Elbow Issues
June 7, 2019
Dr. Heather Cichanowski, MD, will be speaking on shoulder and elbow overuse injuries on Monday evening, June 10th in the shop. Come learn exercises to strengthen the stabilizer muscles that all skiers need to help treat and prevent shoulder and elbow injuries. The event is free and open to everyone.
Ski Hut: Group Rides
June 5, 2019
Ski Hut in Duluth is offering a number of group ride events this summer:
Social Ride - Shorter distance (25 miles or less), at a relatively easy pace.
MNR - The Monday night ride, mountain biking with a variety of terrain and pace.
Love Ride - The tough one -- take out your aggression with fast paced hard ride (usually on gravel).
Gear West: Bike Fitting
May 27, 2019
In Gear West's latest blog, Jan Guenther shares her experience with triathlon bikes and fine tuning her performance with a bike fitting.
Finn Sisu: Get Ready to Rollerski
May 14, 2019
Finn Sisu is fired up for rollerski season, offering up a comprehensive guide to roller skiing, including gear, maintenance, safety, and training.
BNS: Hand-Selected Nordic Ski Order Deadline Extended
May 11, 2019
Boulder Nordic Sport is heading out for their annual Spring trip to hand-pick skis. In addition to hand-selecting skis for next year's inventory, they will be selecting Madshus Redline 2.0, Fischer Speedmax, Rossignol X-ium Premium, and Salomon S/Lab skis by special request -- the deadline for requests has been extended to May 15th.
Duluth Community Bike Swap Apr 27-28
April 17, 2019
Continental is hosting their annual bike swap the weekend of April 27-28th. A wide selection of bikes will be available and part of the proceeds benefit local charities.
Finn Sisu: Spring-Cleaning Sale
April 10, 2019
Finn Sisu has a spring-cleaning sale going on with a nice range of demo skis on sale. Also check out their roller ski maintenance check list and discounts on Marwes for EU Learn to Roller Ski participants.
Borah Teamwear: Human Powered Sewing Factory
March 4, 2019
With yet another industry first, Borah Teamwear is excited to announce that they will be converting their Coon Valley, WI factory over from a mix of traditional power and solar, to becoming 100% human-powered.
New Moon: End is Near
March 30, 2019
New Moon is in the final days of their March Madness sale, plus Demo rollerski online sale, and Spring Skiing and Fat Bike wind down.
BNS: Hand-Selected Nordic Ski Orders Now Open
March 27, 2019
Boulder Nordic Sport is heading out for their annual Spring trip to hand-pick skis. In addition to hand-selecting skis for next year's inventory, they will be selecting Madshus Redline 2.0, Fischer Speedmax, Rossignol X-ium Premium, and Salomon S/Lab skis specifically for customers who place their orders by the May 1st deadline.