Archives 2021

CityTrail Loppet Price Hike

May 8, 2021
Entry fees for the Sitka Salmon Shares CityTrail Loppet are increasing at 11:59pm on Sunday, May 9th. That is also the deadline to be guaranteed free race swag (a tech t-shirt from Craft)!

US Ski Team 2021-22 Nominations Announced

May 5, 2021
U.S. Ski & Snowboard has announced the Davis U.S. Cross Country Ski Team nominations for the 2021-22 Olympic season. Nominations include those active athletes who qualified based on published selection criteria in the prior season. Making the list from the Midwest: Jessie Diggins (A) and Kevin Bolger (B). Two new stars get updated to A team: Gus Schumacher and JC Schoonmaker.

Birkie Registration at Record Pace

May 5, 2021
Sign up for American Birkebeiner events has been at a record pace for May, with Tier 1 pricing already full. Act quickly to still get in on the lower price levels, once they're full the price will go up!

Midwest MTB Report

May 4, 2021
Jay Richards turns out a jam packed Midwest MTB report this week with local recaps from the Fat Fish 40 and race #1 in the Minnesota Mountain Bike Series (MNMBS) at St Croix Falls as the racing season is underway. Also reports on the Midwesterners at the PRO XCT race in Soldier Hollow UT, US women posting solid results in the Swiss Power UCI XC race plus a handful of mountain related links.

Snake River Canoe Race Results

May 1, 2021
With temperatures soaring into the upper 80s, the annual Snake River Canoe Races was one of the warmest on record. Over 130 entries competed on the smooth running Snake River. Pro Boat winners: Joe Manns/Allen Limberg (male), Maria Schilling/Greg Zophy (mixed); Open racing: Kari Henry/Jan Guenther (female), Jeremiah Menk/Steven Menk (male), Chris Godwin/Amy Godwin (mixed). Check out the full results for all the division winners.

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Results: Snake River Canoe Race

Birkie Registration Now Open

May 1, 2021
Registration for the Slumberland American Birkebeiner, Kortelopet, Prince Haakon, Birkie Tour, and Fat Bike Birkie opened on May 1st. Secure your wave placement and get in on ground floor pricing by registering now!