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Vasa Ski Club leads Michigan Cup; Men's championship up for grabs
Vasa Ski Club leads Michigan Cup; Men's championship up for grabs

Vasa Ski Club leads Michigan Cup; Men's championship up for grabs

2/28/2016 - By Mike Muha

We have a tie in points for first place overall, with Vasa Ski Club racers Milan Baic and John O'Hearn each having 996 points. Team NordicSkiRacer's Jay Woodbeck is just six points behind in third with 990 points.

Get waxing! Wax Recommendations for Black Mountain and the Muffin Race
Get waxing! Wax Recommendations for Black Mountain and the Muffin Race

Get waxing! Wax Recommendations for Black Mountain and the Muffin Race

2/25/2016 - By Mike Muha

Wax recommendations from Fast Wax, Toko, and Swix for the Black Mountain Classic, Black Mount Freestyle, and Muffin Race.

Great Bear Chase looking for volunteers
Great Bear Chase looking for volunteers

Great Bear Chase looking for volunteers

2/25/2016 - By Luskin Angela

The Great Bear Chase ski race will be March 5th this year, and as always, will showcase both our area’s wonderful trails and people. The event requires the dedication and support of over 100 community volunteers.

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Jordyn Ross and Reed Goble win Boyne Grinder
Jordyn Ross and Reed Goble win Boyne Grinder

Jordyn Ross and Reed Goble win Boyne Grinder

2/24/2016 - By Mike Muha

Says David Austin, We tilled up the race course early morning pulling some cold snow into the surface snow. Great conditions!

Jessie Diggins second in Lahti Freestyle Sprint
Jessie Diggins second in Lahti Freestyle Sprint

Jessie Diggins second in Lahti Freestyle Sprint

2/20/2016 - By USSA

FULL VIDEO. Diggins: I’m so happy with the race today! It was a ton of fun, start to finish, and to have three girls in the top 15 and four in the heats? That’s awesome!

Caitlin Gregg comes through, wins record 4th Birkie!
Caitlin Gregg comes through, wins record 4th Birkie!

Caitlin Gregg comes through, wins record 4th Birkie!

2/20/2016 - By Mike Muha

Gregg raced second place finisher Aurelie Dabudyk of France down the streets of Hayward, Wisconsin, finishing in 2:22:44.5, winning by just 5.1 seconds.

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Can Caitlin Gregg win a record fourth Birkie title?
Can Caitlin Gregg win a record fourth Birkie title?

Can Caitlin Gregg win a record fourth Birkie title?

2/19/2016 - By USSA

Foremost among the favorites will be Caitlin Gregg (Minneapolis, MN), going for her fourth Birkebeiner women’s title. Gregg won in 2011 (where she broke the Women’s 50K Skate course record), 2013 and 2014.

Live BIRKIE video feeds on Saturday morning!
Live BIRKIE video feeds on Saturday morning!

Live BIRKIE video feeds on Saturday morning!

2/19/2016 - By Mike Muha

Live BIRKIE video feeds on Saturday morning! North America's largest and most prestigious cross-country ski marathon. FIS Marathon Cup and USSA SuperTour.

CXC Skiing names GLD Junior National Team
CXC Skiing names GLD Junior National Team

CXC Skiing names GLD Junior National Team

2/18/2016 - By CXC Skiing

Sixteen Great Lakes skiers were named to the Junior National Teams after the Mayor’s XC Challenge in Minneapolis, MN, February 13-14, which was the final Junior National Qualifier (JNQ) of the season.

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Get waxing! Wax recommendations for the Birkie and Grinder
Get waxing! Wax recommendations for the Birkie and Grinder

Get waxing! Wax recommendations for the Birkie and Grinder

2/18/2016 - By Mike Muha

[UPDATED 2/18 2:26pm] Recommendations are out for the Birkie! Will update as the recommendations change or new recommendations are added.

Michael and Rebecca Davis win Gran Travers
Michael and Rebecca Davis win Gran Travers

Michael and Rebecca Davis win Gran Travers

2/14/2016 - By Mike Muha

Michael Davis made it a double victory this weekend, winning Saturday's North American Vasa 27km classic and Sunday's 16km Gran Travers Classic. And Rebecca Davis took no prisoners in the women's division, finishing first with a 10 minute lead.

Kaitlyn Patterson girls all but two men in Vasa 27km freestyle
Kaitlyn Patterson girls all but two men in Vasa 27km freestyle

Kaitlyn Patterson girls all but two men in Vasa 27km freestyle

2/14/2016 - By Mike Muha

Alex Vanias and Mariah Frye-Collie win the 50km freestyle, but Kaitlyn Patterson crushes men and women alike in 27km Vasa freestyle.

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UPCOMING RACES

SAT, JAN 20, 2018

Gitchi Gami Games (Junior National Qualifier)
American Birkebeiner Trailhead, Cable, WI

UPDATED! Cote Dame Marie Ski Loppet
Forbush Corner, Frederic, MI

Northbound Outfitters Kids Race
Northbound Outfitters, Grayling,MI

SUN, JAN 21, 2018

Gitchi Gami Games (Junior National Qualifier) - Day 2
American Birkebeiner Trailhead, Cable, WI

TUE, JAN 23, 2018

Vasa Ski Club Tuesday Night Sprints - Freestyle
Hickory Hills, Traverse City, MI

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