Archive of Canadian Birkebeiner Society News Releases

2013/14 Canadian Birkie in the News
McKeever double poles entire Birkebeiner for remarkable win - Rocky Mountain Outlook Feb 14, 2014

Veteran Norwegian Skiers Out to Conquer Birkebeiner Edmonton Journal; N. Lees  - Jan 26, 2014
Global Edmonton Birkie TV Promo 
"Birkie Break" announced by Edmonton Mayor - Global Edmonton - Dec 18, 2013
"Birkie Break" wins Edmonton's Signature Drink - CBC - Dec 18, 2013
Birkie Break and Birkie Sunset Recipes


2012/13 Canadian Birkie in the News
Nothing Beats the Birkie - Edmonton Examiner Opinion Article - Jan 17, 2013

The Jaw-Dropping Benefits of Cross-Country Skiing - Globe and Mail Article - Jan 6, 2013


2009 News Releases
Broken Records, Beautiful Birkie - Feb 18, 2009

Birkie Brings Champions - Feb 10, 2009

Have You Been to Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Lately? - Feb 6, 2009

Skiing Together? Drive Together! - Feb 2, 2009

Ski for $99, $39 and $9 in ‘09 - Jan 14, 2009

Wax the Competition with Loppet Training - Jan 5, 2009


2008 News Releases
Spencer Environmental signs on as Gold Sponsor of Canadian Birkbeiner - Jan 2, 2008

New equipment set to groom cross-country ski trails for the 20th Birkie - Jan 2, 2008
Canadian Birkebeiner Turns 21 - Jan 7, 2008
StatoilHydro celebrates Norwegian roots as Gold Sponsor of the Canadian Birkebeiner Ski Race - Jan 14,2008
American Cross Country Skiers on the way to Alberta - Jan 14, 2008
It’s all in the Family at The Birkebeiner Ski Festival - Jan 24, 2008

Canadian Birkebeiner celebrates its 20th - Feb 10, 2008

Perfect Conditions for the Birkie! - Feb 14, 2007

Be Ready to Dominate the Birkie This Year - Dec 30, 2008

Birkebeiner Ski Festival Early Bird Entry Deadline Extended - Dec 16, 2008

2007 News Releases
National Para-Nordic Team to ski the Birkie - Feb 5, 2007

Car Pool to the Birkie Please - Jan 26, 2007
Beat the Brits in the Birkie - Jan 25, 2007
Canadian Birkebeiner celebrates its 20th year in February 2007 

Birkebeiner society salutes the "Red Bibs"! - Jan 11, 2007